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Writing a CV

Discussion in 'Jobseekers' started by clairee, Sep 1, 2015.

  1. clairee

    clairee New commenter

    I am joining a supply agency and they have asked me to send them a CV. I have been teaching 10 years and have never had to do this so I am a bit stuck for where to start with layout, etc. Can anyone give me any advice on where to start??

  2. TheoGriff

    TheoGriff Star commenter

    Just a couple of pieces of advice:

    1. Google "teaching cv"

    2. Reject any examples that come from the States; only UK ones

    3. Do not begin with a Mission Statement I am a highly-committed, well-trained individual looking to develop my skills in an environment where all share their talents . Yuk.

    4.. Do not leave any gaps.

    5. Set it our very neatly with loads of white space

    Best wishes


    Meet Theo on line on the TES JobSeekers Forum, where she answers jobseeking and careers queries regularly each week.

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