Things to do to help you get a new job after an accident at work claim in Neath Port Talbot
If you have filed an accident at work claim in Neath Port Talbot against your employer then you may find that it is too uncomfortable in your office to stay on afterwards. Your employer is not allowed to fire you for making an accident at work claim in Neath Port Talbot against the company, particularly if your claim is valid, but you may find that the atmosphere is too uncomfortable to continue on after you have made a claim. In this case you will want to get a new job as soon as you can and there are certain things you can do to help yourself to secure a job much more quickly.
- Stick with what you know. Look for jobs which are closely related to the job you were already doing. You will have plenty of experience in this field and will be able to prove that you know how to do the job and do the job well. Most companies will be looking for an employee who can provide all of the skills they are looking for.
- Make a point of your skills and achievements. Your new job will be looking for someone who they don’t need to train up to do the position. If you have qualifications, skills or have achieved something significant in your last job, mention these in your application.
- Present yourself well. If you do get an interview, the last thing you want is to let yourself down at this point. Make sure that you are dressed appropriately and come across as confident and professional to help you stand out amongst the other applicants.
- Follow up your interview. To help yourself stick in the mind of the interviewer, once you have left you can follow up with an email or a phone call thanking the company for the opportunity. Don’t be afraid to do this, all it does is ensure that you stick in the minds of those you are trying to impress.
If you haven’t thought of making an accident at work claim in Neath Port Talbot and are struggling financially after leaving your job due to injury, you may want to consider making one. Speak to Accident Advice Helpline about the accident you had and find out whether or not they would be willing to represent you in an accident at work claim in Neath Port Talbot. If they are, then you will be offered an experienced personal injury lawyer, who will work on a 100% no win no fee* basis to help you to process your claim. You can call the helpline 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on 0800 689 0500 to make a start on your claim.
Date Published: 26th August 2014