Step 2 | Plan Your Route

Employment » Getting the job

Identifying good vacancies is the first step on the journey towards landing the job you want. The information in ''getting the job'' will move you further down that road, by helping you to stand out from the crowd of other applicants with whom you will have to compete.

Assessing the opportunities
This article looks at assessing the opportunities on offer when seeking (alternative) employment.

Career management
This article discusses how you can take control of your career path.

Covering letters
Tips on using covering letters

Tips on completing a CV

Interview techniques
This article looks at job interview techniques.

Job application forms
Tips on completing job application forms

Where Now? North East regional portal
The Where Now? Internet portal provides information on 4 main subject areas: Finding Yourself; Training and Education; Getting the Right Job; Be Your Own Boss

Work experience
Gaining work experience can have a number of benefits. Whether it be full-time, part-time, paid or unpaid, it can be particularly useful in helping you choose and gain your preferred job.