The objective of your CV is to secure an interview.
If you are applying for a placement/internship this advice is relevant as many employers look for similar standards of application for these as for their graduate positions. Attention to detail is essential so make sure you proofread your CV/application form/covering letter before you submit it and be aware that the spellcheck doesn’t pick up everything!
Your CV Should Always Be
What personal details do you need to include?
Advice on the Education section of CVs
Advice on the Employment/Work Experience section of CVs
Advice on the Interests section of CVs
Advice on the Skills section of CVs
Advice on the References section of CVs
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