Need help looking for a job, trying to get back into work? There are many ways you can look for a job or even change the direction of your career.
Whether you are unemployed and looking to get back to work or working out whether your current job has let you achieve the level of success you want should give you an idea of whether it's time for a change.
To find the job you want you also need to look at your skills and the type of job you want to do. You then need to plan how you will go about looking for it.
To help you find a job you can:
- Search the internet
- Local newspapers
- Register with a local recruitment agency
- Word of mouth
- Approaching employers
- Social networks.
Try setting aside some time in the morning or evening and have a good browse through job sites and newspapers to see whether there's anything that sparks your interest.
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Maybe you have reached a point in your working life when you need a new challenge. You might even be thinking about a completely new career direction.
Find out about the opportunities that are right for you
The National Careers Service - Search for courses and training online and get advice on qualifications and funding from the National Careers Service. The service offers confidential and impartial advice. This is supported by qualified careers advisers.