Young job seekers wanted for retail work placements

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BARRY Communities First are looking for job seekers aged 16-24 to take part in a Get Into Retail work placement with Marks and Spencers which could possibly lead to full-time employment.

On these four week placements based at one of their Cardiff stores, participants will get to experience what it's like to work in a retail setting in addition to being trained in health and safety, manual handling, employability skills and other retail tasks.

A taster day will take place on Tuesday, June 24, in Cardiff from 9.30am–4.30pm.

These placements will take place between Tuesday, July 1- Thursday, July 24, at one of their Cardiff stores - Queen Street, Culverhouse Cross, Leckwith or Newport Road.

Lunches will be provided along with travel expenses.

If you live in a Barry Communities First area and are interested in applying for one of these work placements contact Mark Ellis, Communities First NEETS Development Officer on 01446 709170 / 07826 020707 or

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