Looking for a job involves identifying vacancies – this can be done by :

  • Letting friends and relatives know what you are looking for.
  • Networking through clubs and organisations.
  • Looking online- FMPJOBS
  • Looking in newspapers and other publications.

When looking online you can access vacancies though job search sites or you can go to the site of a company you want to work for and see if they have vacancies advertised.

You can approach employers directly – this is called cold calling and is accessing a hidden job market of positions that may not be advertised.

You can also use Group Training Companies to access apprenticeship vacancies.

Once you have found a vacancy to apply for you may need to read a position description and submit a resume and application letter and then attend an interview.

Click here for Job application resources that can help with this.

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