CV skills

There are two activities in this lesson. Pick one or try them both, depending on the time you have.

  1. Applications that work (45 minutes)
    Reviewing CVs, including their own, and identifying areas for  improvement.
  1. CV surgery (45–60 minutes)
    Writing a covering letter or email and one-to-one advice on improving their CV. Best delivered by a volunteer.

It’s useful for students to have completed the Sell yourself lesson before attending the CV skills lesson.

This lesson can be run by a teacher or you can request a volunteer to run it for you.

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