congratulations on getting the previous unti complete before Christmas.
For those striving to get the merit and distinction tasks all completed you have to the 19th.
This week we will start unit 25 all about finding and securing a work placement in the IT Industry.
P1 requires you to ' Use job searching techniques to find at least three suitable job opportunities for IT work experience'. Typical techniques include - ONLINE searches, searching in the local newspapers and printed press in Shop windows or noticeboards or writing speculative LETTERS to companies to see what opportunities you can create.
Obvious places to start looking could include:
- Employment websites
- Employment agencies
- Company websites
- Whats on guides
- Job Centres
- Job match You will need to set up an account to use this!
- Adult learning websites
- QA Apprenticeships
- Apprenticeship websites
- Apprenticeships You will need to set up an account to use this!
- Training providers in Oxfordshire
- Top 50 Training providers
- Noticeboards in shop windows
- Personal networks and word of mouth
Can I suggest fro P1 you find one job through each of the three methods and explain how you found it. Don't forget to print screen the job vacancy into your piece of work
Good luck and enjoy
Deadline Wednesday 17th December 2014