COLLEGE leavers in Huddersfield have been urged to get a head start in the jobs market.
Almost 30,000 college and university leavers signed on for Jobseekers’ Allowance last summer.
Now young jobseekers are being urged to join the 7 Day Jobs Challenge on Facebook.
People can take part by “liking” the 7 Day Jobs Challenge Page, which will host information, discussions and top tips about how to get one of the 500,000 jobs on offer across the UK.
Celebrities backing the initiative include Reggae Reggae sauce entrepreneur Levi Roots and Michelle Dewberry, winner of TV’s The Apprentice, who will advise young people taking part in the Challenge with information ranging from how to write a CV to setting up your own business.
People can join the Challenge by following and contributing to the daily discussion tips posted on Facebook from Thursday, August 18 at www.facebook.com/7DayJobsChallenge