Effective CVs and Interviews. Dr. Lorna Dargan Careers Adviser for FMS. Outline. Highlight the principles of an effective CV and interview Briefly examine what makes an effective covering letter Peer feedback. A CV should.
Dr. Lorna Dargan
Careers Adviser for FMS
Data handling and analysis
Working with others
Name: Sadie Smith
Date of Birth: 1 September 1988
Place of Birth: Sheffield
Marital Status: Single
Permanent Address: Furnace House
Cumbria CA25 5BX
Telephone: (01946) 681 124
Term Address: 10 Sidney Grove
Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 1AB
Mobile: 07780 7890123
10 Sidney Grove
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tel. 07780 7890123
research the yourself, sector, employer and job description.
put the most important information first and give it the most space.
make it easy to read, normally use 2 sides A4
4) Attention to detail:
check spelling and grammar, beware of cut and paste!
5) An effective covering letter.
Too much, too little information
Irrelevant details (including age)
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