I know when I was at school my English teacher would ask us in September to write an essay on what we had done during the six weeks of our summer holidays. You might have had to do the same. I also remember when I was working at Durham University asking a similar question to
Let the team at Ultimate Activity Camps inspire you to apply for one of their seasonal jobs. They sell it well! Go on – send your application in! You won’t regret it!
Our guest blogger Sarah wanted to share her summer job experience with you all…. ‘It was the best summer work I could have ever wanted’ ‘Most youngsters want to work away from home for a summer and I was no exception. I wanted sun, sea, glamour, fun….and, yes, I chose a seasonal job in a
Time for another great guest blog spot! I think many of us will relate to Mary’s story – that initial unwillingness to think about a job or focus on our future until we really have to! Over to you Mary: ‘At 15 I didn’t have a clue what I wanted to pursue as a career.
In another of our guest blog series, university student Megan Carter shares both her experiences of choosing studies over seasonal work, and tells the story of a successful and fulfilling seasonal job: Are you stuck on what to do after leaving school? Want a break from education? Then Holiday Staff is the one for you.
When I was a student oh so many years ago, my main seasonal or holiday job was working as a labourer in a cement works in Weardale, County Durham. Readers might be thinking at this point this is a trip down memory lane and this has nothing to do with me…but persevere – read on
Who is behind the lovely logo and graceful graphics of Holiday Staff? Thousands of budding entrepreneurs launch businesses, and try to carve out a niche for themselves. So what? But what makes those businesses unique, newsworthy or an interesting prospect is their back story, and their future vision. I’ve been told to ‘make it personal’
Strong and powerful? Sweet and warm? Venti 1/2&1/2, 10 Pumps Vanilla, Extra Whip? (No, I don’t know either.) There are many different types of coffee available and there are also many different types of seasonal vacancies and job seeker. Running a jobs board, it is evident that all businesses looking for seasonal staff are after
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
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