Job seeker: Create a member profile

So you want to get found and get working? That’s great, let’s get started.

Creating your profile is essential for showcasing yourself to potential employers and importantly, encouraging them to contact you. It will take a few minutes to complete the details below, but remember, your profile can be your shop window and so its’ worth taking the time over.

If you are an employer looking to hire,

Please provide your full name for our records. This information will never be made publicly available on our website.

This is the name employers will see on our website. Your username may only use numbers and letters. No special characters or spaces. Do not use your email address.

Please enter a valid email address. No Desire To Retire will use this to contact you about your membership, jobs and employer messages.

Write out your email again to make sure they both match.

Choose a memorable password. You will need it to access your profile and member features on our website. Your password must be a minimum of 8 characters containing only numbers and letters. No special characters or spaces.

Write out your password again to make sure they both match.

Please provide information about your location for our records. Your postcode will never be made public, however it is required for our employer search facility.

To help us serve you the best experience, please let us know your gender.

We need to know your date of birth so that we continue to provide work opportunities exclusively for the over 50s.

Add details of past experiences

These are the keys reasons an employer may hire you. Be clear, concise and informative, and remember that potential employers will be reading this section of your profile to determine if they would like to work with you. Do not include personal information such as your address or telephone number, as this section of your profile will be publicly available.

Factually, you will receive up to fives times more profile views from employers if you add a photo. Inappropriate images may result in account suspension.

By joining our community and clicking below, you agree that you have read and fully understand our terms and conditions.