Securing the best job for you is really important, which is why we’ve created some useful resources.
Whether you need help to write a winning CV, learn how to succeed at interviews or need some top tips to get you ‘job-ready’. Walsall Works can help you secure a job or career that’s right for you and help you progress whilst in work.
CV & Application Resources
How to write a CV (DOC)Download (44.3 KB)
CV Template (DOC)Download (22.41 KB)
Cover letter template (DOC)Download (40.64 KB)
Personal profiles (DOC)Download (34 KB)
Write a successful job application (DOC)Download (24.31 KB)
Top 10 skills for virtual interviewsDownload (71.33 KB)
Common interview questionsDownload (129.52 KB)
Looking for work
The links below will help you search hundreds of jobs online to find the right job or next career move:
Find a job (Gov.uk)
Apprenticeships are a real job. They allow you to learn new in-demand skills while you’re getting paid. You can find out more about apprenticeships and the support available to apply for one too.
Staying in work
We want to ensure you have all the support you need to start and stay in work. There are some useful resources below which may help to tackle any barriers before or whilst in work:
Workwise - Get 2 months free travel and the 3rd month at 50% when you start a new job 16 hours or above
Suited for success - Get clothes ready for your interview, clothing is for participants to keep.
Walsall Families Information Service - Get help with finding information on how to find suitable childcare settings
Citizens Advice money management advice - Help to manage your money better
Mental Health Resources
Mental health support packDownload (1.81 MB)