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New appointment for Hand Picked shows commitment to help more young people into work

Tuesday, 27 April 2021 Hand Picked, the award-winning jobs programme set up and run by CR Smith, has appointed Megan Mackay as Development Manager. She joins the team to expand its capacity to offer paid work placements and employability training to unemployed young...

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New appointment for Hand Picked shows commitment to help more young people into work

New job opportunity!

Thursday, 8 October 2020 Hand Picked from CR Smith is looking to recruit a Development Manager to help drive growth and diversification of its successful youth employability programme in the Dundee/Perth areas. Hand Picked aims to reduce unemployment amongst young people...

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New Virtual Academy

Monday, 31 August 2020 The Hand Picked Academy from CR Smith - Virtual Edition  Get the help you need to stand out from the crowd and get noticed by employers. If you’re 16-24yrs old, unemployed and actively seeking work, our NEW virtual Academy could help you secure...

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New Virtual Academy

Jobseekers want to learn to sell themselves

Thursday, 27 August 2020 Hand Picked from CR Smith has been asked to host the latest round of Mentoring Circles for out-of-work 18-25 year olds in Fife by the Department of Work and Pensions, and we’re discovering that what matters most to these young people is how they...

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Building employability with one to one mentoring

Wednesday, 19 August 2020 As lockdown eases and we begin to return to some sort of normality, the jobs landscape is one area of life that is going to remain tough for some time. Many talented young people, in particular, are faced with a devastating lack of job...

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