Be Ready - job seeker training available

Posted: 5th Oct

During the COVID Recovery period the competition for jobs is likely to be intense.  Use this time to get ready and give yourself every advantage.

People seeking employment are advised to use this time to make sure they are employment ready when the jobs market begins to open-up. That means making sure that their resumes are up to date,  well written, and only presents the most relevant information that highlights their skills and experience. It also means being well-practised in interviewing techniques and having a sound knowledge of what prospective employers are looking for. There are a number of sources of assistance to equip jobseekers in Melbourne’s north to know where to look for jobs and to prepare them to go for those jobs:

Skills and Job Centres offer advice and free on-line courses on job opportunities, the process of applying for jobs and vocational training

Providers are:

Preston's neighbourhood house Bridge Darebin also continues to have job readiness training programs available.  These include another instalment of their Step Up to Work as well as:

Job Club commencing 14 October

Gain employability skills for the health and aged care sectors

A complete term 4 training guide can be found on their website.