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Useful websites www.jobserve.com the largest UK jobsite, with plenty of IT jobs and sub-sites for other sectors. A large variety of agencies use this service. http://uk.linkedin.com is useful for job searching and networking with people. It is used by companies to look for candidates. A lot of technology companies advertise for positions on LinkedIn.

A lot of the good jobs never make it onto a recruitment website or newspaper they get filled by word of mouth. Go back to those worthwhile contacts- old school, college friends, distant family, old colleagues etc you never know what could be round the corner. Make sure you always have a copy of your CV up to date and ready to go.

recruitment procedures. Catering recruitment agencies offer personnel to other companies, events etc. If you are a member of an agency, you will get offered freelance, one-off work. You are usually given training.

Useful websites www.offtowork.co.uk one of London’s most successful hospital recruitment and training agencies www.caterer.com search engine for 1000s of jobs in hospitality. www.retailchoice.com this site provides job listings specifically in retail, from management positions to sales assistants

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Retail, hospitality and catering

Some employers choose to post job offers on online recruitment sites. For these you will sometimes be requested to complete a detailed application form. Other ways of applying online are through the larger recruitment agencies’ websites (sites such as www.reed.co.uk) Chain stores will usually have online

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Moving to London; A Practical Companion for Irish People  
Moving to London; A Practical Companion for Irish People  

A helpful, practical and comprehensive guide to Moving to London for Irish people. Published by the London Irish Centre in May 2012.

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