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Introducing the voluntary sector
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National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) (2015) How to Get Your First Job in the Voluntary Sector [Online]. Available at knowhownonprofit.org/ how-to/ how-to-get-your-first-job-in-the-voluntary-sector (Accessed 30 July 2015).
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