Part Time Jobs
Apex Focus Group Inc.
Canning Town, London
Fern Down, SW
Apex Focus Group Inc.
Hackney Train Station, London
Part-Time Jobs Overview
Part-time jobs are the perfect way to really achieve that work-life balance. If you want to earn an income while getting involved in projects that you’re interested in but also need time to study, take care of your kids, write the next great British novel, or paint that gallery-worthy masterpiece, working part-time could be what you’re looking for.
There is a wide variety of positions that you can do alongside your other commitments. Some of these will be targeted at students, those with little preexisting experience, or people returning to the workforce. Others could be in a range of technical and professional industries that also hire full-time staff.
To find a choice of opportunities to fit your lifestyle, search for other flexible roles, such as:
Training and Skills for Part-Time Workers
The training or education you need to be successful in part-time jobs is entirely dependent on the type of role. In many cases, you’ll need the same qualifications as anyone else in your chosen field. For part-time positions that are more geared towards temporary or inexperienced work, there may not be specific prerequisites, or you might receive on-the-job training. Regardless, you’ll benefit in any job by focusing on skills like teamwork, communication, and problem-solving.
Update Your CV for Part-Time Positions
Depending on the vacancy at hand, you may need to provide a CV or fill out an application form on Monster. Be sure to read the job description to see what your potential employer is looking for and highlight key skills and experience on your CV. If you don’t have a CV or you need to spruce yours up, Monster has lots of tips and advice to help. Whatever job you’re applying for, check out our list of key skills that all CVs need. You may also be asked for a cover letter to provide a more in-depth account of your suitability. Our extensive cover letter advice will guide you in creating a first impression that stands out from the crowd.
Interviewing for Part-Time Jobs
No matter the job, interviews can be nerve-wracking. Researching your potential employer and preparing for the questions you may be asked will help you feel as calm as possible. For more advice, check out Monster’s variety of job interview tips, including helping you answer those tricky questions like ‘what are your greatest weaknesses?’
How Much Can I Make Working Part-Time?
The median pay for a full-time employee in the UK in any role is £31,461. Part-time pay will be calculated pro rata of the full-time wage for any particular job and will vary depending on the type of role and the level of the requirements, the industry, where you’re based, and your experience.
Learn More About Companies Hiring
As the world of work is becoming increasingly flexible, many companies may offer part-time opportunities. If you already have some businesses in mind, check out our company profiles for more information on them. You can get an idea of what a company’s culture is like through video insights and you may even discover some organisations that you hadn’t considered.
Start Applying for Part-Time Jobs on Monster
Ready to find a job that fits your schedule? Start searching right here. Be sure to sign up for your free Monster profile to hear when your favourite employers have new openings. You can also upload your CV, save job vacancies, and connect with recruiters, all on one platform.