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Southampton Job Centre

Southampton job centre (also known as Jobcentre Plus) is a government agency whose purpose is to support those of working age on welfare or unemployed into work and assist Southampton employers fill their jobs. Jobcentre plus is a part of the Department of Work and Pensions whose aim is to provide opportunities for everyone to work.

What does Southampton Job Centre do to help those looking for work?


Southampton job centre works towards equality of ethnicity, sex and age in employment. They are also responsible for making sure that individuals getting working benefits fulfil their obligations whilst giving support to those out of work.


How can Southampton Job Centre help Southampton Job Seekers?


If you are currently out of work then Southampton Job Centre can help in a variety of ways. Firstly, they can offer you useful advice on improving your chances of getting into employment such how to write a CV, interview tips and how to apply for a vacancy. Southampton Job Centre can also advise and assist you to apply for the relevant benefits while you are hunting for employment. Southampton Job Centre also have a number of schemes which can aid you if you have difficulties getting into employment. They can be of especial help if you have a disability. Southampton Job Centre also lists opportunities posted by Southampton area employers.


How can the Southampton Job Centre help Southampton employers?


If you are a Southampton companies you should find the Southampton Job Centre of help to you in a number of ways. Firstly, the Southampton Job Centre give free employment advertising to Southampton companies via telephone or on the internet. This free advertising allows lots Southampton job seekers currently without work will be able to view your role. The Southampton Job Centre will be able to offer you advice if you are in the unfortunate position of having to make employees redundant. They can also offer advice on a range of other work related.

So if you have posted your job with AllSouthamptonJobs and want some extra advertising or you need job hunting advice then we recommend you contact Southampton Job Centre.


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