We continue to trade during this pandemic and wish all our customers to remain safe and well. We are aware that many schools will now have closed in order to reduce the pandemic amongst students and that this has been a stressful time for staff and students with many facing cancelled exams. We look for return to normality and remain hopeful of things turning round for the new school year. In this time do consider exploring our resources and upgrading your displays ready for getting life back to normal. All our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.
In this modern age of digital technology and online job vacancies it might seem impractical or archaic to have a physical job board at your job club, job centre or school notice board, but people still like to view a local physical offering of opportunities. Whilst most people will use apps and social media to search for job opportunities others will still want to look at papers and board information. As with any display information there are some important considerations when you decide to have your own job board as follows
:Our recommendation is to go for dry wipe board that allows you to update information on a regular basis with around 16 vacancies is probably manageable. If you are looking for a board for your school, job club or community centre then consider purchasing from our store here. We can also design a different format if you have something you want.
Running a job club can be an excellent way to encourage individuals to share their experiences in looking for work and to support you attendees in the challenge of applying for jobs. Whether you are training in interview techniques, how to complete application forms, writing cv's or helping people with their job search you can inspire your members to get moving into their next career.
Some job clubs are more formal based and may be set up by a housing association or employment services other are more community based and set up by volunteers or local charity or church organisation. A great way to enhance your club is to purchase a set of posters to get your people motivated when they meet. Career Guidance Charts produces a wide collection of job club posters. The collection covers a wide selection of areas and can be produced in any size format. Look at any teaching class and you will see a wide collection of collages, posters and materials geared to support students learning.
In designing your job club as well as exploring the necessary rooms, training material and software you might want, why not enhance that room with some great jobsearch content posters. With more than 14 posters to choose from Career Guidance Charts offers a unique way for you to select your career and employment ready posters with their poster picker. Or you can buy direct from our store. Why not consider getting a job board for your club to give clients more details of local vacancies.
If you are looking for more advice on setting up a job club follow these links for more information
I have 10 years experience of working in careers guidance and am director of CGC. We publish career infographics for schools and colleges