Help 4 Teens - Connexions County Durham

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► Downloads

► Help4Teens

Finding you way around Help4Teens - Coming Soon
A factsheet designed to help you find your way around Help4Teens website.

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► Careers

How to use the County Durham Area Wide Prospectus - Coming Soon
A factsheet designed to help you find your way around County Durham's Area Wide Prospectus website.

Preparing for your careers interview
An introductory factsheet which looks at choices, explains the careers interview and how to prepare. The reverse of this sheet has an area for young people to jot down some ideas for what they want to discuss.

Researching your career ideas using eClips
An introductory factsheet to help you research your career ideas using the online resource eClips.

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► Making an Application

Completing an application form
A factsheet designed to guide you through the sections of an application form giving information on what to include and how to present it.

How to complete a CV
A factsheet on how to fill in a CV what to put into each section particularly suggesting some skills. The reverse of the sheet is an example template for how to set it out.

Skills and how to present them
A factsheet with lists abilities sorted into sections by skill area. There are also examples of sentences to illustrate how to demonstrate these on a cv or application form.

View the easy read version of the Skills and how to present them factsheet.

Words to use in your CV or application
A factsheet which give some useful 'buzz words' to use in a CV or application form with an explanation of what each means and an example of how to use it.

Writing an application letter
A factsheet which gives the rules for application letters and when to use them. The reverse of this factsheet give an example of how to set out your letter of application.

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► Interviews

Possible interview questions and suggested answers
A factsheet giving some examples of the different questions that you may be asked in a job or apprenticeship interview with suggestions for ways to answer them.

Preparing for your job interview
A factsheet which gives information on how to prepare for an arranged interview, what to take and what might happen at the actual interview.

Where to look for jobs and apprenticeships
A short factsheet listing places where young people can look for jobs or apprenticeships.

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► Vocational Factsheets

Below are 23 factsheets covering the availability of apprenticeships in each of the following areas:

So you want to work in Agriculture

So you want to work in Animal Care

So you want to work in Beauty

So you want to work in Bricklaying

So you want to work in Business and Administration

So you want to work in Care

So you want to work in Childcare

So you want to work in Customer Services

So you want to work in Electrical Installation

So you want to work in Engineering

So you want to work in Hairdressing

So you want to work in Horse Care

So you want to work in Horticulture

So you want to work in Hospitality and Catering

So you want to work in Information Technology

So you want to work in Joinery

So you want to work in Motor Vehicle Repair

So you want to work in Painting and Decorating

So you want to work in Plumbing

So you want to work in Professional Cookery

So you want to work in Retail

So you want to work in Sport and Leisure

So you want to work in Travel and Tourism

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Posted 5th November 2013
By William Winter
 
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