How do you get a job at a job centre?
It occurs to me that this will be the one growth industry in the UK over the next few years and I want to get in while the bonanza lasts. Perhaps I should turn "entrepreneur" and offer to open up private job centres (with no jobs available, naturally).
Asked By: Syd - 4/6/2011
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Answered By: Haz - 4/6/2011
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sensible employers do not try to find workers at the job centres because they are full of layabouts. the real workers will be found at employment agencies where they will be actively seeking work.
Answered By: logical - 4/6/2011
you have to fill in a form i think.
Answered By: Trisha - 4/6/2011
You could try applying at the Jobcentre. They will tell you if there are any vacancies. Do not be too hopeful however, as they are part of the Civil Service, which is also subject to drastic cuts in staff.
Answered By: Jonathan - 4/6/2011
Pass some used notes under the table.
Answered By: Ian r - 4/6/2011
I think those in the Job Centers should get a proper job, so you might do better wearing a sandwich and broadcasting your skills by flirting in the vicinity of management relative to your chosen career, than dealing with them and getting out there and doing, or being seen to be doing would suffice.
Answered By: MOLEY'S RABBIT - 4/6/2011
You don't... More
Answered By: sherlock - 4/6/2011
You can apply for a job working at the JobCentrePlus but the UK.gov are pruning hard right now and cut backs will apply to the number of staff, already over stretched at JobCentrePlus... More
Answered By: RICH3 - 4/6/2011
If I wasn't retired and looking for work I really don't think I'd bother. The last government closed several of them while the unemployment rate was going up and this present government is going to do even worse. I know a couple of people who work in the local one and I honestly feel for them. They don't half catch a... More
Answered By: alamolicious - 4/6/2011
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