Resources for Job Hunting

Finding a job in 2020 is tougher than ever. As unemployment rises, the competition for each position is fierce, and landing an interview can seem almost impossible. Don’t worry, though! Here you’ll find helpful guides created with the help of recruitment experts, Pertemps and Hinterview, that will ensure you stand out from the crowd.

Being Job Ready: key facts

This Job Ready Infographic has been designed to highlight the important statistics you need to pay attention to in order to succeed in today’s job market. This will help you decipher what employers and hiring managers are looking for.

Does your CV pass Pertemps’ six second test?

Pertemps are recruitment professionals who have been helping people find temporary and permanent employment for over 50 years, and we spoke to one of their experts, Helen Hibbert, to get her top tips for creating a winning CV.

A beginner’s guide to psychometric testing

Here you’ll discover what psychometric testing is and how employers use these tests to decide if you’re suitable for the job.

Finding a job with a disability or learning difficulty

In this article, we’ll explore what the disability employment gap is and what support you’re entitled to if you’re disabled and looking for work. We’ll also look at what’s currently being done to close the employment gap and create more ‘disability confident’ organisations.

How to utilise video CVs in your job search

Video is taking centre stage in job applications now, with video CVs and introductory videos on Linkedin. Find out what top tips video recruitment experts, Hinterview, have for using video in your job search.