My work, my way

Finding the right job is a different experience for everyone. Whether you’re looking for your first job, a move into a new industry or to fit work around family life, My Way In can help you.

My Way In shares stories and advice from people in work and employers all across the UK. You’ll find tips to help you broaden your experience and the number of jobs you have access to as well as information about the industries which are likely to have vacancies in the future. If you’re inspired by one of our stories, you can even apply for a job on Find a Job.

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Stories


“It gave me a boost in my confidence”

Liam works in a café and describes how volunteering has given him the skills to get his job.

“I’m proud of myself”

Vicky works in the manufacturing industry. She talks about how an engineering development programme has helped her into permanent employment.

“I love working here”

Alan is in his first job, working as a customer assistant. He talks about how the role has given him extra confidence.

“It’s a job from the off”

Wasi is an engineer at the RAF and describes his career journey to date.

Advice


Image of Ruth, who shared her tips on interviewing

Preparing for an interview with an engineering company

Preparing for job interviews can really help keep nerves at bay and help you make a great impression. Ruth Hancock, Operating Director, from Michael Page shares top tips for preparing for an engineering interview.

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Top tips for getting an apprenticeship

Lucy shares her tips for getting an apprenticeship – a real job, with hands-on experience, a salary and the chance to train while you work.

Image of Farrah, an Army apprentice

Being an apprentice engineer in the army

Farrah, an Apprentice Plant Operator, shares her experiences of being a British Royal Army Engineer and the training available.

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Hospitality career opportunities in the adventure holiday sector

PGL share the skills they look for in catering, housekeeping and maintenance and support applicants.

Image of Kate Nicholls, CEO for UK Hospitality

What hospitality has to offer

Kate Nicholls, CEO for UK Hospitality, talks about the hospitality sector and the different opportunities available.

Find a job


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Search for jobs

Find a job that works for you today with the Find a Job portal – search according to location, sector, salary and more and find your perfect fit.