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Proactive Boost

Boost your job readiness

Getting the job you want takes time & effort, but it's possible to stand out from the crowd and secure your dream role.

Proactive BoostThe key is to show you have both the relevant skills and ability to do the job, and to show your potential employer how you will make a positive contribution to the work environment.

Employers look for applicants with particular personal qualities. These are qualities that you almost certainly possess and display in your everyday life.

The trick is to display them in your application, at an interview and when you get the job. A well-prepared candidate who can demonstrate these qualities will stand out to a potential employer.

Our Proactive Boost programme supports young people disengaged with school or college - who - with our help, will be fully prepared for the world of work.

On this programme you will discover:

Application & Interview Skills

  1. CV Preparation
  2. Successful Interviews

Character & Personal Qualities

  1. Attitude
  2. Reliability
  3. Punctuality
  4. Initiative
  5. Honest
  6. Physical Presentation

Work Skills

  1. Communication
  2. Organisation
  3. Team Work
  4. Problem Solving


  1. Literacy and numeracy
  2. Technology
  3. Learning

Job Ready

  1. First Day in the Job
  2. Health & Safety
  3. Phones at work
  4. Sources of support 

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