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If you are looking for a new job and would like help with your CV, applying for jobs or assistance with interview techniques, then Wokingham Job Support Centre can offer free support and advice.
If you require one to one chats with our Advisors, or would like to attend our workshops, we are here to help.
What we do
It can be hard work job searching and also lonely if you are used to a busy work environment. The Centre provides a friendly and welcoming place to conduct your search and receive confidential support.
A CV is your advertisement, selling your abilities and offering your services. We can advise on the format and content to help your CV stand out.
Whilst you may have access to computers, broadband and telephones at home, we can provide all this as well as advice on submitting online applications and answering those tricky questions, etc. So yes, come in and search for job opportunities, but above all use our resources to improve your applications. Its free!
If you need help finding suitable vacancies to apply for, or knowing how to structure your response to the requirements for the strongest impact, we can assist.
Our advisors can assist you in improving your interview skills. You can try out those tricky interview questions and practice your responses to build your confidence.
Starting up a business is much easier than you may think, you can start at any time and it does not cost a lot of money. Come along to our workshop and find out how to set up and work for yourself. Please call us on 0118 9770517 or email email@example.com to book a place or for more information.
Using Social Media (Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn) can improve your job seeking prospects. This workshop gives an insight into current practices as used by employers and demonstrates how to make the best of your profile.
Over 50, looking for a new job, having concerns about a range of factors that might affect your chances of success? We run a free workshop specifically for the 50+ job searcher which has been designed to help you explore your transferable skills and celebrate your wealth of knowledge and capabilities in a relaxed and informal small group. 0pm.