Finding work

October 2014
Education Journal;10/27/2014, Issue 213, p5
The article discusses the job search pilot scheme from the company Jobcentre Plus, which will assist 16- and 17-year-olds in Great Britain with finding a job by providing job search tools and assistance, such as curriculum vitae (CV) writing, interview skills, and access to job matching.


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