It is often scary to think about looking for a job. When you first start looking for a job ask yourself some questions:
1. What do I like/What don’t I like?
Examples: I like being outdoors, I like being around people, I like working on tasks alone, I like working on tasks with other people, I like being alone, I like being around other people
2. What skills do I have?
Examples: I am good with people, I am good with computers, I am good at Arts and Crafts, I can pick up heavy things, I can mow lawns, I can clean, I can cook.
3. What type of job do I want?
Examples: I want to work outside, I want to work indoors, I want to work directly with people, I want to work by myself.
4. What hours can/do I want to work?
Once you have thought about these