Getting a Job

The topics covered in this section are:

CVs, application forms, covering letters, personal statements, references, interview prep, research, interviews, tests, more interviews, more tests, salary negotiations… considering the paraphernalia you have to produce and the persistence you need to survive the recruitment process, it’s a small wonder anyone ever ends up getting a job at all! Read on for tips and advice on how to make yourself as attractive a proposition as possible to employers at every stage.  

Note: This content is provided as general background information and should not be taken as legal advice or financial advice for your particular situation. Make sure to get individual advice on your case from your union, a source on our free help page or an independent financial advisor before taking any action.

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