How to find a job for your partner after relocating to a new place?


There are times wherein you might have to relocate to a new city, state, or even to another country due to your job, new opportunities, or any other professional or personal reasons. Relocating to a new place can be stressful as you have to find a new home and get yourself acquainted to that place in a short time. Also, if you are married, then your spouse will also relocate with you. 

What if your partner doesn’t have a job nor their office has a branch in your newly moved place? It will be difficult to leave a job and don’t have another in the relocated place.

During the period of your relocation, your partner might feel alone or left behind in the new place. And you will also agree that it is difficult to find a new job in a new location of which you don’t have much information in a short span. Here, you can help your partner flourish during this transition by helping them to find a job. 

Following are the things that could be done to help your partner find a new job.

Leverage Network

As soon as you both relocate to the new place, you can start networking and building rapport with the new faces immediately. You can introduce to your colleagues or call a few of them over dinner, where you introduce your partner and ask if they know someone who can help in getting a job. Introduce them to your friends and neighbors to your partner with whom they can connect. Also, networking through the various social media channel will help your partner build up new connections. There are high chances that this web of connections will help your partner garnered some important information during the job search process.

Revamp your partner’s resume

The resume says a lot about one’s professional journey. It is the face that will decide whether the person should be called for an interview or not. Hence, it is imperative to look at the resume. Look if there’s a need to give your partner’s resume a makeover. Moreover, if your partner is willing to switch to a new job role irrelevant to his or her prior experience, then a good overhaul is a must.

Connect your partner with a job consulting agency

There are certain agencies or consulting firms who help people find the job as per their qualifications and previous experience. You can introduce your partner to such agencies who can assist in the job-hunting process and relieve the stress of finding one.

Know more about the new market place  

Whether you are moving to a new city, state or country altogether, the culture of people will vary from one region to another. Connecting with an agency will help your partner as these agencies provide insight into the employer’s expectations and help adjust to the new role.

Let your partner get some volunteer experience

There are rare instances in which case people get a new job in a new place immediately. One can opt for any volunteering position in the preferred industry or with the NGO. As this volunteering will also help you build your network. Moreover, the culture, people and work system. Connecting with people of the local industry will help in discovering job opportunities.

The truth is that relocating to a new place itself is difficult. Finding a job over and above the hassle that one goes through while moving to a new home is nothing less than an arduous task. Help your partner in finding a new job by taking assistance from friends, network connections, agencies, end-to-end relocating service providers. Support and correct approach can help both you and your partner find the right job. Also, these efforts will be ripe sweet fruits of success for you and your partner.

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