Adults who have difficulty getting online will be able to access digital skills courses, workshops and drop-ins in their local libraries after Croydon Council was successful in securing grant funding.
Digital skills and careers
Read Jack’s story about how he joined the Home Office on an Associate Product Manager role apprenticeship program and worked his way to a Product Manager role in the Home Office.
StartUp Croydon is working in partnership with BIG South London to create an exciting state-of-the-art Creative Digital Lab.
Claire Scaramanga talks to two work experience students about how it can help with young people's careers.
The newly launched Hub will give residents the opportunity to gain new skills in the growing industry.
The Home Office graduate Dynamic Development Scheme opens soon.
A summer programme of online learning designed for disabled adults looking to get into the workplace.
ClearCommunityWeb have a small selection of Laptops available to help local residents who need access to a computer at home for a short or medium-term loan.
Rob and Sheida talk about how content and interaction designers work together to deliver great results.
Every day, our teams across the UK and beyond deliver outcomes to improve citizens’ lives.
Deana Hassanein and Elizabeth Tweedale discuss the benefits of learning to code, being female in the tech industry, and empowering young girls with the confidence to take on coding.
ClearCommunityWeb have a full programme of activities in Croydon designed to help build confidence and awareness of digital technology.
Croydon is home to a large section of the Home Office, with a growing digital team. Find out more about their careers in DevOps.
Join the Home Office in Croydon - a growing community with a real mission to increase Civil Service technology capability and excellence in delivery.
Join a free event on Wednesday 13 October to learn more about digital careers, with pizza and networking to follow.
The Home Office has 12 spaces available, including in the Croydon office. Apply before 3 October.
Take part in StartUp Croydon's survey on what challenges your business is facing in digital marketing and ecommerce.
Are you interested in working as a software engineer on important projects that keep citizens safe and the country secure?
There are 2 DevOps roles up for grabs at the Home Office in Croydon - find out more about what it's like to work there.
Dagile are offering businesses free digital courses for a range of skill levels.
Innovation South Virtual Campus (ISVC) has launched a range of online courses to help employers fill digital skills gaps in their businesses.
A new course is starting next week to help people launch their own businesses in the current challenging landscape.
Leeds and Croydon Councils recently won central government funding to create a comprehensive and collaborative how-to guide for digital inclusion.
ClearCommunityWeb is running a new remote course to help you learn internet basics and get to know your own laptop, tablet, or computer.
ClearCommunityWeb, a community tech support service, is working with Age UK Croydon to help more residents in Croydon benefit from being online.
Caterham School hosted its third Education Evolution Conference last week, this year in partnership with Croydon Council and Ada, the National College for Digital Skills.
LSBU is proud to become part of Croydon’s digital ecosystem.
As part of their mission to help Croydoners break into tech, the Microsoft Team are supporting the digital community with free virtual training sessions.
As part of our mission to inspire girls to get into STEM, the Microsoft Team are supporting the digital community with free virtual training sessions.
As part of our mission to help Croydoners break into tech, the Microsoft Team are supporting the digital community with free virtual training sessions.
Croydon Council has been teaching vulnerable residents how to get online, learning and adapting along the way.
Croydon Council recently partnered with Experience Haus for their Product Design including UX/UI course. This is how a Junior Interaction Designer found the course.
Check out this list of resources made for World Youth Skills Day. It's perfect for young people who might be missing out on work experience due to lockdown.
Our next batch of top tips comes from Ginny Radmall of The Ivy Way, sharing her tips to make effective pitches over video.
Shola is a Cronx resident who is determined to succeed in digital, and she's spreading that ambition through her Youth Unlocked platform.
Find out how you can reboot your digital skills with dozens of online courses for all ability levels.
Laurence Grant brings you the first in our new series of top tech tips for everyone, from your friendly neighbourhood digital community.
Experience Haus is bringing their hands-on product design course from Old Street to the Cronx! Sign up for the chance to get your foot in the digital door or take your career to the next level.
Croydon Digital’s schools roadshow is inspiring students across Croydon to consider careers in tech.
Tina-Louise from Red Door has an update on the free computer courses for older people run by Red Door and Croydon Council - including new dates announced!
Tell your less digitally-savvy Croydon friends and family about these free sessions to get online.
Future x Skills - Mayor of London's Digital Careers Event will take place on Monday 21 October 2019 from 10:30am to 3pm at the Barbican Centre in London.
RedDoor IT Ltd is pleased to be working in conjunction with Croydon Council to provide a series of Digital Inclusion Workshops aimed at over-65s.
Book now for inspiring discussions on boosting the local talent pipeline and preparing for the careers of the future.
You might be surprised to find that working in government creates perfect conditions for innovative tech.
Young people in Croydon can sign up now for a fantastic free digital course this Friday 23 August, provided by Facebook.
You can still get free tickets to August’s week-long coding festival for young people aged 13 to 17.
Volunteers needed! Rainmaker and ELSA are running a “Get Work Ready” event for Year 9 students at Harris Academy Purley on the 3rd July... and they need your help!
Are you experienced in service design, content design or user research?
There are a few new jobs on the Croydon Digital jobs page worth your attention.
Check out the latest data and technology posts on our jobs page.
The vital work going on to connect schools and colleges with the world of digital - and how you can help!
Volunteering at Code Club.
The Croydon Digital Service is hiring!
Build a brilliant tech business, right here in Croydon, with help from graduate talent.