Online Jobs web iconThe vast majority of new job vacancies are now advertised online, and an increasing number of vacancies are ONLY advertised online which makes it vitally important for you to have good internet and computer skills.

We can help you with both of these, click here for online job hunting skills information, and here for basic computer skills courses.

We have put together a selection of job hunting web sites that you may find helpful, some are jobcentre recommended and others are sites that our visitors have found useful. You can click on any of the links below and you will be taken to the respective site.

Disclaimer: We are not connected to any of these sites but you may find them a good place to start or expand your job hunting online.

If you discover a new site that others may benefit from please let us know and we will add it to the list.


General sites

Sites in orange are ones that are popular with our visitors. Click the link to go to the site.
UK specialist job boards
a search engine for classified ads
UK jobs in finance, law & public sector
UK jobs in hospitality
UK jobs by sector
UK’s leading independent job board
The UK’s largest direct employer job board. Being a ‘direct employer’ means EmptyLemon is completely recruitment agency free.
UK jobs by sector
a specialist job site offering the best part-time, temporary and holiday job opportunities to students, graduates and those looking to start their careers
Popular worldwide job search site
UK retail job search
Search specific companies or job sectors to see who’s hiring.
A portal site that brings many jobs together in one place.
A modern portal site and user-friendly job search resource. Partnering with over 100 trusted job boards, and completely ad-free..
job vacancies posted on all career sites across the World
UK jobs by sector
UK hub website for jobs and employment related content
UK jobs by sector or area
UK jobs by sector
UK jobs by sector
recruitment for the public and not for profit sectors.
UK jobs by sector
UK jobs by sector
Graduate recruitment agency
Local jobs by sector
Various local authority jobs
UK jobs by sector
Jobs in Manchester by sector
Jobs in the north west by sector
UK graduate careers website
A collection of UK vacancies
UK jobs by sector
Connect with recruiters and let them do the hard work for you
UK jobs by sector

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Universal Jobmatch
Jobcentre/Directgov Job matching site

Public Sector & Not-for-Profit (Charity) Jobs

All of the 12 Local Councils in the North West now use a single site to help job seekers find and apply for every career opportunity offered by by them all in one place.

The councils included are – Blackpool, Bolton, Bury, Fylde, Manchester, Oldham, Rochdale, Salford, Stockport, Tameside, Trafford and Wigan.

CharityJOB is the UK’s busiest site for charity jobs, fundraising jobs, NGO jobs and not-for-profit jobs.


This website provides recruitment for the public and not for profit sectors.

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Premier Jobsearch is the online home of our Jobsearch recruitment pages. If you are looking for work in the Christian, Charitable or Caring sectors, this is the place to start.


NHS & Health Jobs


NHS Jobs is the dedicated online recruitment service for the NHS.

Every NHS trust in England and Wales advertises job opportunities with NHS Jobs, resulting in around 20,000 opportunities available every month.

Health Jobs uk

Health jobs uk is one of the UK’s leading provider of internet based support for recruitment in the health sector. You can search by job title, county or employer.

Academic, Research & Science related Jobs


A leading international job board for careers in academic, research, science and related professions. Used to recruit highly qualified staff including leading global universities, research organisations, FE colleges and charities.

Other Specialist Job Sites
A web search site for jobs in aviation.

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UK jobs in finance, law & public sector
The place for jobs in hospitality – this site is part of Totaljobs Group Ltd
Search for jobs at British Gas
Thinking of a career in construction? bConstructive is here to help.
CITB is a partnership committed to working together and with our industry, to deliver industry-led skills and training solutions.
Get help if you’re at school, planning to go on to further or higher education, looking for training or interested in a student or career development loan.
Wouldn’t it be great if all those really positive jobs to do with the environment and sustainability were all in one place? was set up to make that happen.. features overseas jobs and international employment opportunities for professionals, expatriates and adventure seekers.
For jobs with the Royal Mail.


For information about local apprenticeship vacancies then try the website below

Apprenticeships Rochdale