FCDO Services are looking for people to join their apprenticeship programmes.
Would this be a good opportunity for yourself? Or a friend or family member?
But who exactly are FCDO Services?
Here at FCDO Services (formerly known as FCO Services), we work with government-level customers to protect the UK’s interests at home and overseas. We do that through a wide range of services, all...
From time to time we will highlight a case study of an employer that has successfully hired candidates that applied on MKJobs.co.uk .
We hope this will inspire even more people to apply to the hundreds of jobs on MKJobs.co.uk . And encourage local employers to find new talent on this platform.
MATRIX GLOBAL NETWORKS
Matrix Global Networks are a leading distributor of...
Ever considered a career in social care? With a total of 15 roles available across the Buckinghamshire area in a variety of settings, now is the perfect time to join MacIntyre.
MacIntyre is a national charity that supports over 1,200 adults and young people with learning disabilities and/or autism across England and Wales.
What do you need to succeed in our recruitment process?
At MacIntyre, we are all about the people we...
How do you explain a gap in your CV?
We’re often asked this question when helping clients to write their CV and right now at Works for Us we are seeing increasingly more clients who have been forced to take an unplanned break in their employment.
Of course, there are perfectly acceptable reasons why you may have a gap in your employment history, raising children, caring for family, illness, redundancy or...
Dan Reed is a local influencer and founder of Career Dad .
He is on a simple mission: To positively impact as many dads' lives as possible.
Dan is achieving this by putting the spotlight on working dads who are passionate about their careers, but not at the expense of their family.
Read his blog below about his highs and lows of working from home during lockdown and how he juggled this alongside family...
After careful consideration and in response to the growing escalation of COVID-19, the MK Job Show Organisers have made the decision to postpone the October 2020 event.
Event Director, Mike Bickerdike commented “ While we know this is disappointing, we hope you understand this is a necessary step to keep Milton Keynes safe. With the government restrictions on social gatherings to stop the spread of COVID-19, we feel it...
Advice for furloughed workers
Know your rights, get help and advice as well as ideas for using your time to improve your skills.
Your rights on furlough
Develop your skills
Looking for a change
Your employer may have no work for you to do because of coronavirus (COVID-19). Rather than lay you off or make you redundant, you can both agree that...
Advice for if you lose your job
Redundancy and furlough
Manage your money
Retrain or improve your skills
Look for work
Help and support
Losing your job can affect many parts of your life and make you feel anxious about the future. Whether you’ve lost your job or been made redundant, you may find it difficult to:
pay your bills
maintain the skills you need...
How to develop your soft skills
Problem solving skills
Match soft skills to your employer
Soft skills are general skills that most employers look for when recruiting and are needed for most jobs. They are sometimes called transferable skills or employability skills by employers.
Hard skills are skills needed...
How to answer common interview questions
Questions about the employer
Questions about you
Questions about your work history
Questions about your strengths
Questions about your weaknesses
Questions you can ask
Questions on why you left your last job
Companies have different interviewing styles. You could have an interview that's:
over the phone
Types of interviews
Types of interview questions
Get ready for the interview
At the interview
During the interview
After the interview
An interview is a chance for an employer to see if you're the right person for the job. It’s your chance to make a good impression and show what you have to offer. You can also use it to help you decide if the job and the company are right for you....