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Romsey Job Club
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Applying for a job
Buying a computer?
Computers - health and safety
Confidence and self-esteem
Confidentiality and data protection
Disability and employment
How to find us
Job Centre Plus vacancies
Job Clubs in Hampshire
Literacy and Numeracy
NCFE Work Preparation
Press and publicity
Rehabilitation of offenders
Solent Skills Development Zone
Starting out on your own
Tests and assessments
Welcome to Romsey Job Club
Our computers are now running Windows 8. Don't worry, there's an IT tutor on hand to help if you're new to this latest version of Windows
We've also got WiFi available, if you want to bring your own device
*Check out new opportunities on our
The Job Club is open every Wednesday morning between 9.30 and 12.30, at the
Adult Learning Centre, Romsey Community School, Priestlands, Romsey
Drop in for a cup of tea or coffee and get friendly and helpful advice to help you with your job hunting
Literacy and Numeracy skills
Our website provides information and support for jobseekers in Romsey. Over to the right you can see links to pages with a variety of information, from lists of agencies to hints on how to deal with interviews (scroll up if you can't see the contents list). Have a look round the site to see how we can help you.
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For information about this go to our new page
. There is a link to the Universal Jobmatch site on our
I'll be uploading the latest Young Southampton job bulletins to this page in future, as well as having a printed copy available at the job club. Here's the current one
Job Vacancy - Information Bulletin - 6 March 2014.pdf
Winchester JCP are publishing Hot Job bulletins again. See the latest one
We now subscribe to
Benefits and Work
, and can provide you with guides to help you find your way around ESA, PIP and DLA problems
for information for ex-offenders seeking employment
Check your IT skills
24+ Advanced Learning Loans
Loans are available to adult level 3 and level 4 learners. These will be similar to Student Loans. Here's a lengthy Powerpoint presentation which will tell you all you need to know about them
24+ Presentation v.7.pps
You can read more
NORTH BADDESLEY JOB CLUB
Jobseekers are welcome to drop in to the Community Life Centre at 23 Fleming Avenue on Tuesdays between 10 and 12 for help and advice with:
Writing a cv
Setting up an email account
Registering with Universal Job match
Looking for appropriate jobs
This facility is no longer staffed by Romsey Job Club
- let us know of any opportunities, and we'll post them on our
Confidentiality and Data Protection
to find out what we do with information you provide
Disclosure and Barring Service
From 1 December 2012 the Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) is now called the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Follow
for more information
This is different from the minimum wage. Find out about it
And here's Boris talking about it.
is coming. Here's a set of slides about it, prepared by the DWP
Welfare reform presentation.pdf
It will be largely an on-line service. Have you got adequate access to a computer?
for more information
This video explains the appeals process against JCP refusal of Employment and Support Allowance benefit
on Facebook is a Government funded scheme run by Brockenhurst College to provide training, advice and support for anyone over 18 who is unemployed or who has been made redundant. The service is completely free! They seem to have some interesting jobs.
See our new page on
Disability and employment.
It includes information on the new PIP, which will replace DLA
If you have looked at the site or visited the club, please go to our
link and let us know what you thought of us! If you get a job or move on to education or training, we would love to hear about it.
is a psychological therapy service available to South Hampshire residents over the age of 16 who have problems such as depression and/or anxiety. Their phone number is 02380 383920
for the latest opportunities from Job Centre Plus ...
... and see
for other opportunities we've heard about
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