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New articles added for August 2021!

The Value of Civilian Work Attachments (CWAs)

The Value of Civilian Work Attachments (CWAs)

Civilian Work Attachments (CWAs) are a great way for Service leavers to gain sector specific work experience prior to leaving the Forces, by using some or all of your Graduated Resettlement Time allowance to complete a trial attachment with a civilian employer.
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Showcasing your achievements in your CV

Showcasing your achievements in your CV

Hello from the CTP team. This month, we’d like to talk about how you can really highlight your achievements in your CV, as you look to transition into a civilian career.
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Are you ready for the job market in 2021?

Are you ready for the job market in 2021?

With 2020 behind us, it's important you understand how to approach the job market in the most effective way. And for those of us looking to make our next career move, 2021 holds some promise but also uncertainty and possible trepidation.
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Essex Police: Choices and Consequences – Tattoos, Damn Tattoos and Eligibility

Essex Police: Choices and Consequences – Tattoos, Damn Tattoos and Eligibility

Tattoos are a very popular way of creating an identity and highlighting individualism. However, have you considered the longer-term effects of marking your skin, especially with something which may not be palatable or acceptable in certain occupations or with future employers.
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Our top tips a successful interview

Our top tips a successful interview

Our top tips a successful interview
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Our top tips for approaching the job application process

Our top tips for approaching the job application process

Last month, our Career Consultants provided some brilliant advice on how you can better find the right job(s) for your skill-set and experience. This month, with all that valuable information to hand, we’d now like to talk about the best way to approach the application process.
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Top Tips for finding the right job for you

Top Tips for finding the right job for you

Previously, our Career Consultants offered some fantastic advice on the best way to tackle a career change. This month, with UK unemployment rates at an extreme high and a new year having just begun, it’s never been more important to approach your job search in the right way.
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Top tips for approaching a change of career

Top tips for approaching a change of career

What’s the best way to approach a change of career? Check out the full article to read our top tips
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The Hidden Job Market – Proactive Job Search

The Hidden Job Market – Proactive Job Search

A common misunderstanding about looking for a new job is that all vacancies will be advertised or easily visible. Unfortunately, this is not the case - advertised jobs are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to looking for your next career. These unadvertised vacancies are commonly referred to as the ‘hidden job market’.
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Are You Suffering From Career Grief?

Are You Suffering From Career Grief?

How to cope if you have to change your career plans
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Approaching The Job Market

Approaching The Job Market

So, you have done all of your research and know the job you want to do and the industry it's in. You have started training courses and you have a CV ready. What’s next? Here are a few things you might like to know…
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