Finding a job

Job search, Jobseeker's Allowance (JSA), volunteering, apprenticeships and job offers


  • Search and apply for jobs in Great Britain using ‘Find a job’.

  • Register your profile, search vacancies and apply for an apprenticeship - you must be 16 or over

  • How to apply for a basic DBS check to get a copy of your criminal record, and what you must provide. It costs £18.

  • Jobseeker's Allowance (JSA) is an unemployment benefit you can claim while looking for work - how to apply online, New Style Jobseeker's Allowance (JSA), eligibility, rates, rapid reclaim, JSA interview, when payment can be stopped

  • Jobcentre Plus contact details for claims, appointments, help finding a job and finding your nearest Jobcentre Plus

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