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Find a Job

You may fancy looking for work to earn more money. If you start earning money this will affect your benefits, so it’s something you need to think carefully about, but if you’d like the challenge and excitement of a job, then you need to consider what sort of job you would like to do. You may […]

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Fancy a change?

No matter what your age, work should be something you enjoy – and you’re never too old to learn something new. So if you want to change jobs, what are the next steps? Firstly, you need to consider what sort of job you would like to do. You may have an idea in mind, or […]

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CV tips and tricks

Unfortunately, you can’t just walk into a job these days, and there are often multiple-step processes to even get an interview. Your CV is possibly the most important thing to get right on your journey to find a job. It tells a prospective employer all they need to know about you – or at least, […]

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What about childcare?

If you are a parent wanting to return to work, it can be a really daunting prospect and we understand that. The biggest issue, once you have made the decision to return to work, is cost. Childcare is extremely expensive – even if it’s just before and after school. But there are ways in which […]

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After the Interview

Fingers crossed you get the job but if you don’t be sure to take the opportunity to ask your interviewers for feedback so that you can learn from your mistakes and develop your interview skills. Interviews are tough and are never easy but by asking for feedback you’ll be able to develop your skills and […]

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Getting Started

Before you start looking for a job it’s important to know how becoming employed or changing roles will affect your current routine and lifestyle. It’s also worth considering exactly what type of work you want, this will help you narrow down your search criteria and save you a lot of time when you start looking. […]

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Types of interview

If you are successful in applying you will be offered an interview. There are a couple of different types of interview and each require different skills, be sure to know what type of interview you will be attending so that you can prepare accordingly. You will normally be invited to interview by phone but employers […]

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Gain New Skills to Improve your Job Prospects

Adult Learning Halton, in partnership with Emovis will be running a HEP Award in Contact Centre Operation course this summer! The centre will be holding an Information Session On Monday 5th June, 2017 in room 13, Kingsway Learing Cenre, Widnes from 10am -1.30pm. The HEP Contact Centre Operations course is intended to develop the skills and […]

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Using LinkedIn to Find Your Next Job Role

LinkedIn isn’t just a great social networking site to keep up to date with what your new and old work colleagues are up to, it can also be a great resource for job hunting! No matter what industry you work in, you can look for work using LinkedIn. So, here is a short guide on […]

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