Looking for work?

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Unemployment remains one of the greatest concerns of people living in Mitcham and Morden, and I am doing my best to help local people find work.

For instance, I have organised work placements for local young people. Here's the picture I took of everyone at the last graduation day, which was held in the Houses of Parliament.

To find out more about the 2015/16 work experience programme, click here. 

If you are an employer – or if you know anyone who runs a business or voluntary organisation who might like to help a young person get experience in the workplace – I’ve just opened applications for potential job providers, and I hope you can help.

I have also organised an open day, where people of all ages could get training on the best way to apply for a job, and how to do well at interview, from HR experts at the US engineering firm C2HMHill.

I thought you might like to see the advice everyone received. I hope you think they are helpful!
  • To check out some of the best Job Boards on the internet, click here.
  • To make your CV stand out and get through the filtering process, click here.
  • For advice on how to get your CV noticed when applying via email or online, click here.
  • For advice on how to make a good impression at interview, click here.
  • For information about competency based interviews, click here.
  • And for a list of the best questions to ask before your interview, click here.