Why do temp work

The question of why you should become a temporary employee is a broad one that can be answered in many different ways. Temp work can fill the gaps between permanent employment opportunities or it can be something that meets the needs of your lifestyle. Regardless of the subjective reasons, there are clear and objective that support the temp work argument.

  • Flexibility – It may not sound like it, but temporary work allows you a flexibility that permanent jobs often do not grant you. You are in complete control of where you are assigned and the hours you are willing to commit to, meaning you can guarantee that you work only during the times you do not have other responsibilities. Rather than bending your home life to meet the needs of your job, you are bending your job to meet the needs of your home life.
  • Supplemented Income – Temporary work can be a way to provide some extra padding in addition to your main income. Some jobs are seasonal, everything may be closed down due to an accident or renovations, or you might simply have an irregular schedule. You can fill these gaps with temp work to ensure you keep a source of income.
  • Variety – By working as a temporary employee, you have a wide variety of options in where you work and how you work. You get to experience what it is like to work in different types of businesses that each have their own way of doing things and have their own distinct products. Not only is it an excellent source of learning new concepts but you can also make great friends and potentially find a job environment that makes you feel more comfortable than any other you have tried to date.
  • Offers Of Permanent Work – If you are working as a temporary employee as a result of not having permanent employment, your excellent work ethic and productivity can potentially land you a permanent position with the company you are temping at. Many temporary employees are approached at the end of their contract to be brought onboard.
  • Regular Work – Temporary contracts vary widely in length but many are usually for at least a few months. Spa & Beauty Connection can help you find another contract once you are nearing the end of your current one. It is also important to remember that with each successful contract, your CV is strengthened and your options are made broader. Consistent temporary work can ensure a growing steady stream of available assignments.
  • New Skills – Not only will your current skills be utilized and tested, but you will also receive the opportunity to learn more. Any skills you acquire while working at your assignment can be added to your repertoire upon completion. You can also acquire some necessary experience through temporary work if you are a newly qualified or graduated employee.

Would you like to give temp work a chance? Give us a call today at  + 44 (0) 7792 770 490 or send your CV to Michelle Ryan at michelle@spaandbeautyconnection.co.uk.