If you’re looking for work or to progress in your career, our Community Employment Advisors are here to help

WDH Community Employment Advisors are available to WDH tenants and WDH Homesearch applicants who would like help and support to find work, a better job or a training opportunity. Support is available via phone and email and through face-to-face appointments at convenient community based locations. If you find yourself suddenly without work we can support you to be ready for your next job.

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Include a covering letter to your CV

You should always send a covering letter with your CV or application form.

Practice before your interview

Always ask around 3 questions, as it shows interest and enthusiasm for the position.

Need advice for a telephone interview?

It is important to prepare for a phone interview just as you would for a regular interview.

Using Universal Jobmatch

Finding it difficult to set-up an account?

Completing Application Forms

Online applications are now commonly used by large employers, e.g. NHS, local authorities and retailers.

Searching for a job?

Cashwise has a few hints and tips to help you along your way.

Skills needed for an interview

Remember the interviewer is hoping that you will have the experience and qualities which are sought.

Getting back into work?

Don’t rush into getting back to work, make your search broad.

Do you know where your nearest Jobcentre Plus is?

We have the address’ and numbers for the Jobcentres available to you in the Wakefield district.