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.

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 Sally from Boots

From customer assistant to store manager

Sally, who works for Boots UK, shares her journey from retail Customer Assistant to Store Manager.

Woman smiling by a cash register

What hospitality has to offer

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

Image of Rosy, a National Careers Service advisor

Starting a new career?

It’s important to be ready for everything that comes with a new career – from remembering countless names to bringing your National Insurance documents. We spoke to National Careers Service advisor Rosy, to find out her tips for starting a new job.

Image of Hazel Little, Career Coach, Women Returners

Considering a return to work after a career break?

Are you considering a return to work following a career break? Are you wondering where to start?

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.