When you’re ready to take your first step on the career ladder, help is at hand. The first place to start is to put together your CV. You’ll want to do this with the type of jobs you’re interested in doing in mind. Here’s a guide to help you:
If you’ve not got any real work experience at all, putting together your CV might feel a bit daunting. Here’s a guide to the type of work experience you can include, and how to build more to increase your employment prospects:
All ready to go? Great! You’ll need some good job sites to help you find vacancies that you’re interested in. Here’s a guide to the best job sites currently around. Happy hunting!
Job sites (for job hunting)
Of course, when you land that exclusive interview, you’ll need some tips to help ensure you get the job! Read our job interview tips to make sure everything goes according to plan:
Prospects is a great site for more help and advice on getting your first job. It has tips on everything from choosing your job to finding vacancies, using recruitment agencies and creating an action plan. There’s also blogs from other job hunters – reading other peoples’ experiences with job hunting can be useful and can help you stay motivated.