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Looking for work

If it has been a while since you looked for work, the prospect of filling a CV or attending an interview can seem daunting. Our information and advice will help you with your job search.

  • Volunteering

    Being a volunteer is a great way to gain experience if you're trying to get back into work.
  • Recruitment agencies

    Recruitment agencies can help you find work, either permanent or temporary, full-time or part-time.
  • Changing careers

    If you are thinking of changing careers or have been out of work for a while, you may need new skills, or qualifications to show your current skills.
  • Job hunting

    How and where to look for work, and how to approach your current employer about a different role.
  • Support for people out of work

    Jobcentre Plus provides support for people on benefits to help them find suitable work.
  • Claiming benefits

    What benefits you can claim, how to claim them and how age affects things.

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How and where to look for work, and how to approach your current employer about a different role.

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