How to Write a CV

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A CV, which stands for curriculum vitae, is a document used when applying for jobs. It allows you to summarise your education, skills and experience enabling you to successfully sell your abilities to potential employers.

See the CV National Careers Service guide to creating a CV here:

https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/get-a-job/cv-sections

When sending a CV to a company you should include a cover letter, more information on that is here:

https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/get-a-job/covering-letter

Reed have an online CV builder that allows you to enter the details and download a copy, this is useful if you cannot get to a computer or job club to get help:

https://www.reed.co.uk/cvbuilder

If you need any help with your CV please contact us here:

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