Part 2: Applying for a job

How to write a good job application and CV – plus interview tips.

In part two of our employment toolkit:

  • Job hunting and how to find work locally
  • Job applications: dos and don’ts 
  • How to write a good CV
  • How to prepare for a job interview


Job hunting and how to find work locally

How to grab the attention of local employers.

And how to avoid sending out the wrong message before even applying for a job.

Plus, our pick of the job-hunting websites.

Job hunting and how to find work locally

Job applications: dos and don’ts

There are some big no-no's when it comes to filling in a job application.

Make sure you don't make some of these classic mistakes.

Plus, our tips on things you absolutely should do.

Job applications: dos and don’ts

How to write a good CV

Think of your CV as a playlist of your qualities.

Who is the audience? Which of your attributes will get them singing your praises?

You wouldn't share the same playlist with everyone you know. The same goes for your CV.

How to write a good CV

How to prepare for a job interview

How do you prepare yourself for an interview? 

Run through our checklist, ticking off each item to make sure you're fully prepapred.

Plus, a clever way of answering questions.

How to prepare for a job interview

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