If you’re feeling stuck or unfulfilled in your current career Thomas Pocklington Trust's employment team is here to help.
We have put together a series of resources to help you with your job search, CV writing and interviewing.
We match blind or partially sighted professionals with career coaches, free of charge. No matter your professional background, our coaches can support you to progress or restart your career!
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RNIB also offers advice on looking for work and staying in work and has a network of local professionals who can provide face to face support in your area. Find out more: www.rnib.org.uk/employment
To help make this process easier, we have put together a guide which provides tips on making your job search as efficient as it can be.
Top tips on how to prepare for an interview and ensure you aren’t kicking yourself at the end of the interview due to lack of preparation.
This guide will provide you with the tools to make sure your application form concisely and clearly brings to light your experiences within the context of the role you are going to apply for.
If you have already used our preparing for interviews resource and you feel like you want to put what you have learnt into practice, then a mock interview with the TPT employment team is the perfect next step.
We have gathered up our experience and produced a guide to write a cover letter that gives you the edge over those people who are happy to let their CV’s try and do the hard work for them.
Top tips on how to create a killer CV, along with a series of downloadable accessible CV templates which you can complete and use for starting or stepping up your job search.
What jobs are blind and partially sighted people doing? What challenges did they face in their careers? Our series of We Work videos, blogs and case studies shines a light on people working in a range of roles and sectors.