24 July 2012

Job Club Xtra will take place at Northamptonshire County Council’s Central Library in Northampton this Friday (27th July).

The job fair will take place from 10am till 1pm and is aimed at anyone looking for work or career advice and support.

Regular exhibitors include Options 2, who can help with CV writing and interview skills, Citizens Advice Bureau, who offer free computer training as well as Job Centre Plus who will also attend with their latest vacancies.

There will also be free CV workshops during the morning.

Councillor Heather Smith, cabinet member for customer services said: “Libraries have a vital role in supporting people during these difficult financial times. Job Club Xtra is a chance for real employers to meet potential new employees and for people in the county to learn about any opportunities that might be available to them."

The usual job club also takes place at Northampton Central Library every Friday. People can drop in between 10am and 1pm to talk to a careers advisor or use the computers free of charge.

Other job clubs take place in libraries around the county. For more information, please call Sara Kennedy on 01604 361460 or email skennedy@northamptonshire.gov.uk