CV Support

Step 1: Get CV Ready

We have created videos, e-learning guides and other materials to help you write and tailor your CV, these are accessed via CareerConnect via the Get CV Ready Pathway

Step 2: CV Review appointments.

Upon successful completion of the Get CV Ready Pathway: You may book a 20 minute, 1-1 tutorial style appointment led by our student partner interns via Zoom to help you further tailor your application.

This is a student led service, for students and graduates, and as such you will receive overview feedback on your document by our trained Careers Service partner interns and be supported in checking you have accessed our full range of online resources. This service will not provide specific advice around particular sectors or roles, for these queries you should look at the guidance appointment service.

  • BEFORE BOOKING: Tailor your document for the job or postgraduate course you are applying to.
  • ON BOOKING: Upload the CV for review and tell us what you are applying for. You may add a link or upload an additional document about the job/course.
  • IN THE APPOINTMENT: Be able to share a link to the information about the role. Take your own notes.
  • We aim to tutor you in skills for making applications to teach you to become self-sufficient. We cannot look at every application you prepare.

How to book a CV Review appointment.

  • Log into CareerConnect
  • Go to >book>appointment>CV Review. You will need to upload your document at this point.
  • Appointments are automatically released 24 hours in advance on a rolling basis. Monday appointments are released on Friday.
  • You may book two appointments in a 30 day period so use them wisely.
  • A missed appointment will count as one of your allocation. Please cancel via CareerConnect in advance of the appointment.

Further resources

You research the job so that you understand what skills you will need to talk about on your CV:

You should review and use the following tools and advice: