Seasonal work and disability dilemmas

How does seasonal work relate to those with disabilities? Take inspiration from the expert advice and personal experiences shared by our guest blogger, careers advisor Danielle Warr: Applying for seasonal work can be both exciting and terrifying. There is a wealth of opportunities available in a range of different industries including hospitality, events, retail, and

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How to bag seasonal work

Follow this practical advice from Brighter Futures – Employability Derbyshire and bag yourself a seasonal job! We’ve all been in the situation of needing a little extra cash at times, haven’t we? Seasonal work tends to take place during busy periods for employers – typically this is during Summer and Winter (Christmas) holidays. They are

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Give your skills a boost!

Five Skills Gained From Seasonal Work by Imogen McGowan Seasonal work is a great way to gain experience whilst earning but, not only that, it’s a fantastic opportunity to add marketable and core skills to your CV. When looking for employment it’s essential to be able to provide examples to verify your skills, and seasonal

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Seasonal work is so this year – and next!

In the first of a series of guest blogs, Frank Hutton discusses the benefits of ….. A seasonal job? You must be kidding! by Frank Hutton  No, definitely not. It seems that, increasingly, people are turning to seasonal work. In the last two decades, the numbers of people working in industries like Tourism, Leisure, Commerce

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In the (super)market for a summer job?

Karim, who is studying at university in the UK, has added to his skills (and his wallet!) by taking on seasonal work during his student holidays: ‘Seasonal work is a great idea as I worked for a large supermarket as promotional staff during the university holiday. ‘It was so useful as I learned different skills

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