> Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) > Users
Q. How do I use jobs1.co.uk for a job search?
A. jobs1.co.uk lists UK jobs related
web sites PLUS current vacancies. We suggest you approach your jobs search in 3 ways:
- Start from the key pages of current job vacancies:-
- Start from job search home.
Visit the appropriate category page based on career area
etc.. These category pages are laid out in a simple heirachy.
- Start from regional home.
Visit a regional page ie.
for web sites which are broad based in jobs type but target locally.
- Job search using the left box on each
page. Focus your search and try to find web sites which specialise
in your career area - then visit each result. [see below]
Q. How do I search for sites on jobs1.co.uk?
A. jobs1.co.uk top left searchbox allows a considerable
degree of control over searches:
|nursing and london
: only results containing both nursing and london (+nursing +london
is the same)
|Only this word
only containing nursing
: nursing results excluding london
||london or bristol
: all results containing either, also....
+nursing or london : usefully finds nursing but ranks those with london
a little higher
||"nursing in london"
: finds exact match for the phrase
: finds listings by domain
||nurs* : finds listings
with nursing & nurses & nursery
Q. How comprehensive is jobs1.co.uk?
A. At the heart of jobs1.co.uk is
a true web crawler and search engine. The majority of the listings on jobs1.co.uk
have been collected automatically. Higher quality human Reviewed Listings
suppliment these. Together, these two approaches to link collection, ensures
that this remains a large collection of UK work related web sites. However, some web sites
simply haven't been found.