Securing your first job

Voice wants to help you secure your first job once you’ve qualified. We know you have a lot to think about, so we’ve created this ‘Getting Started’ guide to help.

Voice want to help you secure the right job for you, so we’ve included content that we hope will help your narrow down your search criteria, help you apply and prepare for your interview as well as some advice on how to proceed when you’re offered a job and as you prepare to start work. Download our booklet designed to help you find the right job for you!

Booklet contents:

  • Types of Employers – free schools, local authority, academies etc.;
  • Applying for a Job – where to look and what to be sure to include in your application;
  • Interview Tips – how to prepare and what to take with you;
  • Receiving a Job Offer – what you need to know before you say yes;
  • Temporary and Fixed-term Contracts – is this the right choice for you?;
  • Your Induction – know what your first year will involve;
  • Cyber Caution – make sure your profiles are safe and secure; and
  • Contacts – teaching council and Voice contacts.

Early Years and Childcare

Teachers and Support Staff