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These resources cover six different learning areas: applying for jobs; job search strategy; knowing about jobs and employers; knowing what you want and can offer; networking and personal presentation; and gaining work experience.

Fact sheets give you an introduction to the six different Job Jumpstart learning areas.

Tip sheets give you a short list of reminders for job search and career planning activities.

Workbooks help you identify your priorities, make informed decisions and plan your next step.

Job Jumpstart postcard

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This postcard can be distributed to students and other young people.

Job Search Basics Workbook

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Use this tool to help you to understand your own preferences, learn to talk to employers and tailor applications.

Résumé Template - Option 2

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This résumé template can be completed and submitted to employers.

Example Résumé Template - including Top Tips

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This example résumé can help you to understand how to tailor a résumé to get an employer's attention.

Make the most of work experience

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Use work experience as a chance to connect with and impress employers.

Making a video résumé

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Things to think about about before making a video résumé.

Writing a one page pitch

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A one page pitch can be the perfect way to introduce yourself to employers you want to work for.

Job Jumpstart Postcard - colourful

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This postcards can be distributed to students and other young people.

Training provider comparison table

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This workbook will help you work out which training provider is right for you.

Understanding the different kinds of work experience

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Help to identify how work experience can provide the skills and experience that you need.

Vocational placement

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Tips to how to organise and get the most out of a vocational placement.

Know your workplace rights and responsibilities

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Tips on understanding your workplace rights and responsibilities.