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writing an effective cv

First impressions count and in many cases, your CV, covering letter and/or application form will form part of your first impression with a potential employer.

It is therefore vital that you make sure these documents portray you accurately and in the best light so you can make a great impression.

In this section you can find advice on:

How To Write And Layout A CV

Here is a useful CV template.

You might wish to look at this CV, which is marked up with a number of common CV mistakes

Your covering letter is as important as your CV. It can help to differentiate your application from all the others and ensure that it stands out.  Our guide on How to write and lay out a covering letter can help. This template might also come in handy.

If you need any further advice or would like to discuss your individual CV, please speak to your local consultant.