Here at Talent Match Staffordshire we have put together a gold mine of useful tools, documents and resources that will equip you to be the best you can be in reaching your goal of employment or starting your own business. We have included a variety of CV templates, potential interview questions, interesting articles, Mental Health Support and useful links that will motivate and prepare you to enter the world of work.
If you are already accessing Talent Match Staffordshire services and have been paired up with your Peer Mentor, then we would like to introduce you to our free Mentor Messaging service. You will see the icon for this at the top of the page. Here you can log in and be able to send a private message to your Mentor who can also message you back. How handy is that?! This will allow you to keep in touch and provide an opportunity for them to answer any burning questions you may have.
Career Ideas & Tips
National Career Service – Career Tools & Advice
Search for Volunteering Opportunities local to you!
Become & Find an Apprenticeship for you!
Be inspired to take on an Apprenticeship
Manage your money better
Online Learning – From Job Hunting to Making Money Work for you
Next Generation Text Service
Values game – who are you? 16 Personalities
Buzz Quiz – Discover your strengths!
Personality Test: what Job would make you the happiest?
Free Test to discover your strengths (verbal / numerical / etc)
National Career Service CV Builder
Build a Professional CV Online
Make an awesome CV!
Total Jobs: CV Templates
10 Things to have on your CV
Reed CV Builder
Online Interview Simulator
11 Steps to a GREAT Job interview
Interview Preparation Infographic
Interview Tips that lead to Job Offers!
Skills Health Check
Practical English & Maths Job Skills
Functional Skills Games
Practical, common-sense maths for adults
Everyday Finance / Everyday Maths
Free Maths Qualification
Practical literacy skills for adults
Free English Qualification
Volunteering while on Benefits (DWP)
Talent Match Staffordshire Information Leaflet
Apprenticeship Guide February 2016
Cheap bus passes for under 20’s
Plan your bus journey in Staffordshire
Arriva Bus Journey Planner
Travel Smart Journey Planner (Bus/ Train / Walking) in North Staffordshire & Stoke-on-Trent