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    I've only been applying for just over a week (6th of June I think) to so many different roles and now that I am over 18 I have a wider selection of roles such as overnight and betting shop work. However I'm still having the same difficulty in finding somewhere to work as I did at 16 (I didn't get my first proper job until I was 18). I know it usually takes a while, but does anyone have any stories of encouragement because I have until October to work and would hate to waste it. Any tips on how to improve my chances. Thanks.
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