give it a go
Explore the guides and ideas below and have a go at building your CV, practicing interview skills, writing a cover letter and much more...
When trying out any of the activities below, make sure you've got your Explore Portfolio in front of you - the information you've stored in it should help you a lot! Don't forget to ask your mentor for help too.
If the employer likes your application, they will probably invite you for an interview. This might be in person, on the phone, or via a video call. This is their opportunity to meet you and find out if you're a good fit for the job. Check out these resources for some top tips on how to calm the nerves and impress the employer.
Before you start, take a look at this video of top tips from Heather at Saddles and Paddles. Heather has employed many young people and has a couple of simple suggestions for how to improve your chances of getting the job.