Merton Opportunities

Merton Training Opportunities

Merton Training Courses

GSS work closely with Merton Adult Learning to deliver a variety of fantastic training courses to help support residents to get back into work, build confidence and gain a qualification in areas that will help with career progression and sustainability.

We work with a diverse range of individuals, each with different needs and requirements. It doesn’t matter whether you are considering your first job, returning to work after a period out of the workplace, looking for a new role following redundancy or simply considering a change in your career. We are on hand to offer support and guidance through our training courses to help with your future career plans.

After following the government guidance which saw all classroom training suspended we are now returning to face to face training to enable our learners to benefit from face to face tutor based learning as well as our popular webinars that can be accessed on-line, via your phone, laptop or device.

Please join in on our Training:


Customer Service Skills  Level 1

Resilience and Well Being Webinars

Civil Service Webinars
Career Confidence Webinars

Skills for Applications Webinars

Public Sector Skills Academy



We also recommend some useful free learning channels that you can access from home, and we  encourage you to look through including

Open University:  
BBC Bitesize https:

You can also follow our feeds through twitter or Facebook  or LinkedIn.

Please also feel free to contact us at any time via email for any questions you have at or on our office numbers 0208 665 4298 / 0208 665 4296 or the Contracts Manager, Emma Glasscock 07921 036 927

If you don’t have access to the internet, and would like for us to send any information out to you please contact us where we will endeavor to send out some useful study packs during this time.

We are working through an unprecedented time for everyone and at GSS your health and safety is paramount to us so please continue to observe the government guidelines and stay at home. If you would like any further help and support regarding our courses detailed below please do not hesitate to contact us.

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Please contact our bookings team for dates, times and location for the above courses on: 0208 665 4297.

Statement from GSS Directors on Covid-19

Statement from GSS Directors – Centre closures from 30th March 2020

Following the recent announcements made by UK Government, we would like to keep you updated on the changes GSS has made and the measures we have put in place to protect the well-being and safety of all our learners, customers and staff.

As of 30th March 2020 all GSS delivery sites will be closed. However, we are still fully operational and will be running Careers Advice and Guidance alongside Training via skype calls, video conferencing and on-line services to ensure all our customers, learners and trainees can still access our service.

These are indeed exceptional circumstances and we are working tirelessly behind the scenes to respond to the latest policy changes in some of our working procedures, and continue to prepare online material and resources to ensure minimum disruption to our service

We will continue to deliver Online Training and support going forward.

For further support please contact us on: 0844 745 2001 or 0208 665 4296

We are here to support you

We understand these are very difficult and anxious times for everyone, and urge you to stay home and keep safe, and to relieve the burden on the emergency services.

We will support as much as we can – if you have any concerns please email us on

We look forward to welcoming you all back to face to face meetings and training as soon as we can. In the meantime, stay home, stay safe and we will see you through our on-line channels.

For further advice and guidance on Covid-19 visit: