Take part in volunteering

Volunteering is far more than doing a good deed.

There are a variety of volunteering opportunities available to suit everyone. We can help you to identify and access these opportunities whilst continuing to assist you with your job search.

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Benefits of Volunteering:


Secure a job

  • Employers love to see that you’ve made a commitment to volunteer. It’s a great way to boost your CV, demonstrate your work skills and provide up-to date examples of your work experience at interview.
  • By volunteering you will gain a professional reference, somebody who can vouch for you and support your future job applications.
  • If you’re looking to change your career direction or try work for the first time, volunteering is a great way of gaining a taster of different types of work.

Improve your health

  • Helping others in the community provides a real sense of achievement and worth. You’ll boost your confidence and feel good about making a difference.
  • Meeting new people, possibly making friends, and being part of something outwith your usual routine is fun.
    There are a variety of volunteering opportunities available to suit everyone. We can help you to identify and access these opportunities whilst continuing to assist you with your job search.

 

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