Below are a list of 'Job Seeker' specific frequently asked questions (back to FAQs):
How do I login?If you are a member, you can log in using your member login details (your email address and password). You should have received an email confirming your details. If you have forgotten your password, click here and we will reset it and email it to you. I have typed in my password and email address correctly, why can't I log on?
Are you using the correct password? If you have forgotten your password, click here and we will reset it and email it to you. I am trying to register, but keep getting an error message - what could be the problem?
If you are getting the message 'This email is already registered on our system', you may have registered with FEjobs in the past and your details still exist on the system – either as a recruiter or a candidate. Please try using an alternative email address and password to register with. How do I change my login details
Log in using your existing details. You will bring up the “My FEjobs” page. Click on “Membership” and this screen will enable you to change your name, username, password, nationality and job seeking status. How do I register to be a member of FEjobs?
Log on to www.fejobs.com . On the homepage there is large pink box titled “Members Login”. At the bottom of this box is a link titled “Register Now”. If you click on this link, you will be taken to a screen displaying two boxes, go to the Candidate Registration box and click on the link titled “Click here”. You will then be taken to a screen displaying a registration form. Simply complete this form and press SUBMIT. How do I update my details?Login using your member details and you will be taken to “My FEjobs”. At the bottom of the “My Profile” section there is a link to “Update your profile”. Click on this link and you will be taken to a screen where you can update your personal details, CV Summary, qualifications, experience and references. How do I search for a job?
You may perform a quick search or an advanced search directly from the Homepage in the “Find a Job” coloured box. You can also browse all jobs by phase, role type or location, directly from the homepage. To access your “Saved Searches”, simply login and you will be taken to “My FEjobs”. On this screen you will see all of your saved searches listed and you can access your job basket. I'm having trouble viewing PDF Application FormsIf you have problems then colleges may not accept your application if it arrives late. If you are having trouble viewing PDF application forms, please ensure you have the latest version of Adobe Reader, which you can download from their website. We recommend version 7 but you will need to check your computer is equiped to run this programme. If you are using a Mac please consult the Adobe website for trouble-shooting.
If this still does not work, try changing your browser and checking your firewall settings to allow you to download from the internet. Please check that you add FEjobs.com to your safe senders list (go to tools - internet options - then click 'security' tab - click on 'trusted sites' - then on the 'sites' button. It will then ask you to 'add' the website).I'm having trouble sending PDF Application FormsPlease note we recommend that you do not leave your application to the last moment to apply. If you have problems then colleges may not accept your application if it arrives late. If you wish to copy and paste into the form, please do so from Notepad, not Word format.
Check that you have completed all the fields.
Check that it hasn't taken you more than an hour to complete. If so, you will need to close the form and start again.
Check that you haven’t saved the document and then gone back and filled it in at a later date. This will prevent the form from being ‘live’ on the internet.
How do I save a search?
Once you have performed a search, you will be taken to a screen where your search results are listed. At the top of this screen is a link titled: “Save this search”. Simply click on this link and you will be taken to a screen where you will be asked for a name for your Saved Search. Once you have input your Saved Search name, click Save. You can then access this from the “My FEjobs” screen, where all your Saved Searches will be listed under the names that you have given them. How do I set up my email job alerts?
Once you have performed a search, you will be taken to a screen where your search results are listed. At the top of this screen is a link titles: “Email me jobs like these”. Simply click on this link and you will be taken to a screen where you will be asked for a name for your Saved Search. Once you have input your Saved Search name, ensure that the “Create email alert for this saved search” box is ticked and click Save. You can then access this from the “My FEjobs” screen, where all your Saved Searches will be listed under the names that you have given them and you will be able to ‘activate’ or ‘deactivate’ the email alert associated with your saved search. How do I apply for a job?
Once you have logged in, you will see at the bottom of the vacancy advertisement, either a PDF application form to download. Double click on this attachment to download the form, print it out and complete it. Then simply post the form back to the college directly. How will I hear if my application has been successful?
The college will contact you directly to let you know if your application has been successful.
We love talking to our customers and candidates on the phone. However today (Thursday 16th October) we’ll be upgrading our telephone system to provide you with a better service, and you may experience some difficulty calling our office. So if you need assistance from the FE Jobs team please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org.Systems will be up and running by Friday. We look forward to hearing from you.
Systems will be up and running by Friday. We look forward to hearing from you.