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The Elevate Me team can provide you with further advice and work experience opportunities, They are based at Connexions Centre, Friar Street, Reading.
Try an Aptitude Test
If you have no idea where to start or what you might want to do then try using online aptitude tests. All you have to do is answer the questions and it will give you ideas about what you are most suited to. Here is one to get you started:
Link to: www.whatcareerisrightforme.com
Prep these Questions
Before you apply you will need to think about a few things. Write an answer to these questions to help you later in the process. We have also shown you what an application form may look like, click here to download it.
Check your CV and Cover Letter
Whether you have written a CV and Cover Letter or an application form, you MUST check it through before you send it off. Silly mistakes and bad spelling are going to put off anyone reading it and create a bad impression:
Make sure you have done everything on this list by the night before your placement so that you are ready to get going in the morning:
Review your Placement
Once you've done the placement you should take some time to fill out our review document. It will prepare you really well for job application forms and interviews!
You can complete it at any stage after the work experience placement but the sooner the better!