OUR GREAT MISSION
Our mission is to help young people navigate their way from education to employment. We want to ensure that they are well informed and have the tools and resources that will really help them.
OUR GREAT CHALLENGE
Between school, social media, relatives, friends, and influencers, it can feel like there's a whole lot of career information doing the rounds. Unfortunately, with all that in the mix it can sometimes be a challenge to know what to do. This can make you feel overwhelmed, confused, and stressed when it comes to leaving education.
But fear not. We're here to guide you to your great first job with confidence and clarity!
OUR GREAT APPROACH
My Great First Job are here to debunk all the career myths, clarify the truth, and support your transition from education to employment.
We will give you all the tools necessary for securing your great first job. Whether that's a taster session with an inspirational company, a revamped CV, or interview preparation, we've got you covered.
Maybe you'd benefit from regular career planning meet-ups to keep you on track, or maybe our free webinars are the inspiration you need.
We work closely with schools, educational bodies, professional organisations, and importantly, your parents to form the perfect team to get your career off to a great start.
However we work together, My Great First Job are looking forward to helping you find your great first job.
OUR GREAT TEAM
Dale has been helping young people find their great first job for over 30 years. His youth recruitment and training company, founded in 1989 launched the careers of over 6000 young people. He's now using all of that experience to help the next generation of young adults achieve their career goals.
“Some of the young people I’ve been helping recently are the sons and daughters of young people I helped 25+ years ago. I love my work!”
For over 25 years, William has been providing business consultancy services to some of the UKs largest companies – British Gas, Royal Bank of Scotland, AA, AkzoNobel, HomeServe to name a few. He's now bringing his wealth of experience to help the next generation of young adults to achieve their career goals.
“Passing on my experiences and helping support these brilliant young adults into their great first job is so satisfying. It's an absolute pleasure.”
Lead Graphic Designer
Ben has worked in graphic design for over 6 years, more recently entering the motion graphics space. He works behind the scenes on great videos and graphics, to help inspire the next generation as they chose their career path.
“I love knowing that the work I'm doing is supporting so many young people as they get closer to their great first job”
Hannah has worked in marketing for over 6 years, working within science, pharmaceutical, healthcare, construction and education industries. Her goal is to allow My Great First Job to help as many young people as possible.
"It's so fulfilling to work for a company that I wish I had known when I was younger; it would have been a great support for me"
OUR GREAT FEEDBACK
"The talk was great, one of the best assemblies we have had. Very interesting and informative."