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Old 05-08-2019, 11:18 PM
 
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Hi, I am UK based.

After a spell of unemployment I am currently working a temporary job, an agency I've never even heard off saw my CV online, contacted me to see if I was interested, a short telephone interview followed and I was offered the position and I started the following day.

When my temporary contract expires i am thinking of looking at travelling the UK to take temporary jobs, I don't drive but I can easily get train and find a room on sparerooms to stay, I will of course inform the agency that I am willing to travel the country if suitable vacancies come about, obviously the minimum contract length I would be looking for would be atleast 3 months to make it worth while.

I will search and apply for any temp vacancies I can find nationwide and make myself available for a telephone interview rather than face to face, I'll also browse the internet and sign up with a load of agencies and let them know I am willing to re-locate.

Anybody got any other advice they can offer as I dare say quite a few people travel the UK on temporary contracts and it seems a great way to find work, meet new people and visit different parts of the country.

Does anybody know any agencies who specialise in admin positions? as that is what I do

A friend advised me to look on agency central website, in which I will do but any other advice would be great appreciated
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Old 05-09-2019, 07:00 AM
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In the USA temp agencies don't send admins to other cities or countries and businesses prefer to hire local.
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Old 05-09-2019, 07:52 AM
 
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OP, I hope this plan will work out for you.
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Old 05-09-2019, 10:36 AM
 
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That's the beauty of some agencies. If they have work. You get to see the country, they get to use you till you drop...
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