Over 650 people attended a Jobs Fair on Friday at the Halliwell Jones Stadium, sponsored by Warrington South MP, David Mowat.
26 organisations, ranging from Warrington Borough Council to United Utilities were on hand to offer careers advice and to spot talented people. A number of seminars throughout the day helped people with interview techniques an advice on apprenticeships
Feedback from both jobhunters and employers was positive and suggested that a dozen positions were offered on the spot, with a further 238 people given follow-up appointments.
David Mowat said:
"I am grateful to everyone who came along and made this event a success.
"I hope that all those people who turned up were able to get something out of it, whether it be a job offer, a follow-up appointment or just a useful piece of advice that will help them with future applications."