CVs & Job Applications

Improve your CV and approach to job applications through expert advice and sector leading resources

CVs & Job Applications

As job opportunities become more limited and competitive, the way you demonstrate your skills and qualities becomes even more important. To ensure that you are in a position to compete and be shortlisted by employers, you need to ensure that your CV and Job Applications are as good as they can possibly be.

Through this section and through the 1-1 support available through the UnLockU programme you will be able to ensure that you are putting the best version of yourself forward through CVs and Job Applications.

Even with this support, and with a committed approach to improving yourself, you will become more competitive and get shortlisted for more job opportunities.

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A skills profile in your Graduate CV

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Learning resources

The following activities and learning resources will support you in improving your approach to CVs and Job Applications

VMock CV Improvement platform

CV Checklist

Meet the team


Eilis Spence

Employability Adviser

Employability Services Unit


Laura Cranston

Employability Adviser

Employability Services Unit


Dr Stella So

Senior Employability Adviser

Employability Services Unit


Gail Hamilton

Senior Employability Adviser

Employability Services Unit


Shaunagh Brolly

Employability Adviser

Employability Services Unit