Career Zone | CV Writing Tips & Interview Advice

At Grassroots, we know that looking for work in the current jobs market is a tough business. It can be a competitive, time-consuming and frustrating process, particularly if you’ve not had to change jobs in a while or you’re seeking that first step on the career ladder. That’s why we provide a selection of tools and free resources to help you take charge of your job search.

We provide advice on everything from looking for work online to explaining how employers review CVs. We help you understand how to focus your efforts where it counts and maximise your chances of success. By learning from set-backs and making positive changes, it won’t be long before you start to receive more call backs, interview requests and that all important job-offer.

We offer you access a range of complimentary services designed to assist you in your current job move as well as key milestones in your future career. From traditional job search and agency registration, to hands-on careers counselling and training support, we’re committed to making your next career move that little bit easier.

 

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Starting Your Job Search

Specifically designed for candidates who are looking for their first step on the career ladder or those who are unfamiliar with modern job-seeking methods, we’re here to help you learn about the tools and technologies on hand to support you through your search.

Writing Your CV

Everything you need to know about writing a CV from scratch, including what it should contain, how it should be presented on what to miss out. We explain how employers and recruiters view your CV and how to promote your skills and experience for maximum application success.

Looking for work Online

The Internet is the world’s biggest library, newspaper, notice board and network all rolled into one and it has undoubtedly transformed the way we look for jobs in today’s market. So if you’re new to the online job hunt or haven’t had to look for work in a while, you may find the entire process a little daunting.

How Recruitment Agencies Work

“Can recruitment agencies really find you work? Do you have to pay if they place you in a job? Should I spend time registering my details?” Find out exactly how recruitment agencies can speed up your job search, give you access to a fresh source of vacancies and help you succeed in direct interviews.