Scotland Launches Youth Guarantee

The Scottish Government have announced their Programme for Scotland 2020/21 -you can read it here. Nicola Sturgeon MP announced a […]


Kickstart – what do we know so far?

In July the Government have announced a 2 Billion Kickstart fund to create hundreds of thousands of high quality 6-month […]


Claims for the second SEISS grant are now being received

The Government have announced that the second and final Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS), you can make a claim for […]


Which jobs are easiest to get post-lockdown?

As the world adjusts to lockdown easing, some jobs are easier to get than others. It won’t be forever, but […]


McDonald’s is re-opening. See how it is keeping its teams and customers safe

When you join Youth Friendly Employer McDonald’s to work in their team – or when you are their customer – […]


Looking For Work In A Pandemic – A Young Person’s Perspective: Jess

First Name: Jess Age: 17 Location: Corby, Northamptonshire How long have you been looking for work? I have been looking […]


Looking for work in a pandemic – A young person’s perspective: Alina

First Name: Alina Age: 23 Location: East London What type of employment opportunity you are looking for? Since my internship ended  I […]


My thoughts on the financial impacts of lockdown for business and the economy

Youth Ambassador Ben Fisher shares his thoughts and fears on the financial impact of Covid-19 on business the economy and […]


How to Explain CV Gaps in a Positive Way to Employers

We all get CV gaps, and in times of coronavirus a CV gap is to be expected because of furlough […]


What is a Gantt Chart and how can it help me stay organised?

A Gantt Chart is an easy way to manage your time. You may not have heard of a Gantt Chart […]