How to write a CV

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We have always been told how important it is to have a good CV when applying for jobs. However, do you know what information you need to include?

If you need some help with writing your CV, keep reading as we tell you what our Recruitment Team will be looking out for!

Personal Information

Make sure you include a valid and up to date phone number and email address so our Recruitment Team can contact you! Also include your location i.e. Glasgow, Aberdeen, Edinburgh etc. so our Recruitment Team know where you are based. If you are willing to relocate for the role, let us know what other areas would be suitable.

Work Experience

Include all work experience relevant to the role! Give the name of the employer, the dates of employment, and a brief overview of your main duties and responsibilities. If you have any gaps in your employment history, give a brief outline as to why.

Remember, when applying for a HCA role, we require you to have at least 6 months’ UK based care experience within the last year. For nursing roles, we require you to have at least 12 months’ UK based elderly care experience within the last year.

References

Make sure you have two valid references for us to contact. Please note, we will require at least one reference to be successfully verified before you can start your online training. Therefore, make sure you have your references’ permission for us to contact them!

Other Relevant Information

Include any other information you want our Recruitment Team to know! It could be that you have valid SSSC or NMC registration or what shifts you would prefer to work – days or nights.  

Once you have your CV ready, you can apply for any of our roles by:

Phone – 0122 498 4605

Email – apply@careerlocumgroup.com

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