Name & Contact Details
Its best to keep this short and sweet. All you need to include is your mobile number, email address and home address.
Here you have the chance to say a little something about yourself. Highlight how you approach work and what you are looking to achieve in your career. If you have any specific circumstances that you would like to highlight, this is the place to say.
Education & Qualifications
Make sure hiring managers can easily see your qualifications and when you achieved them. If you are currently studying, still include it in this section and make it clear where you are up to in the qualification.
IT Skills & System Experience
Although it usually isn’t a deal breaker, having previous experience of a future employers system is a huge bonus and will make you stand out more. List all programmes you have used and include specific details if applicable.
This is your chance to show what you have done outside of the normal job spec. List anything you have improved and any key projects that you have worked on. Each one is something that is unique to you and your career, and will make you a top candidate in the employers eyes.
Tailoring your CV
It is crucial that you tailor your CV to each application, its much easier than most people realise. Make sure any skills or experience that are relevant are easy to see, if necessary move them to the top of the list. Edit your personal statement to suit the position to give yourself even more of an edge.