Jobseeking at the library | Jobseeking at the library | Medway Council

If you're looking for work there are facilities and information available at our libraries that can help you through the process. 

Free Internet access

To book access to our free internet connected computers at Medway libraries, phone 01634 337 799.

You will need to be a member of the library to use the computers. If you are not already a member you can join online or at a library or community hub.

If you need extra time to complete a Universal Credit claim, you must tell us at time of booking.

You cannot use our WiFi service. 

During your booked session, you can use the public access computers to:

  • search for job vacancies online
  • research a company before an interview
  • fill in application forms
  • write CVs
  • write covering letters and email them to companies

Preparing for interviews

We have books that can help you with CV writing and how to succeed at interviews.

Information about job vacancies

We have local and national newspapers, which list many of the latest job vacancies.

Get training

Library staff can help you find information about local training and courses at a variety of levels, for all ages and abilities. Libraries also have details about Medway Adult Education courses.

Self-employment or starting your own business

Your local library will also have books and other resources to help get you started.

Local groups

Ask one of our friendly library staff about local groups who can offer more in-depth help.

Advice sessions

Our regular advice sessions with the National Careers Service and other local organisations are suspended until further notice. 

Help looking for work

Our regular 'new to computers' free one-hour training sessions are suspended until further notice.