It is important to have a good understanding of how to write your Resumé. and Cover Letter.  We have provided the following information to help with your preparation.

Resumé Pointers

  • Be honest with the contents
  • Be precise with your work dates
  • Always move the qualifications required for the position that you acquire to the top of your skills & qualifications sections
  • Be sure your spelling and punctuation is correct
  • Be sure all your particulars within your CV are current e.g. your work dates, your phone number, your name, your address and so on
  • Be individual as possible when putting together any sentences
  • If you are unsure how to put together your CV there are many sites available that can assist you. You can also download our free templates by clicking on the links provided.

You can download your Sample Resumé on our Resources Page.

Cover Letter Pointers

  • Your introduction letter is often the first step in gaining the employer’s attention in you. It’s important to stand out from the crowd by being professional with your introduction letter yet confident you are the best person for the position
  • Always reference the position reference number (if there is one), title and date advertised on Seeking Seniors website
  • Be honest with the contents
  • Be precise when you can begin work and that you are willing
  • Be sure your spelling and punctuation is correct
  • Be individual when writing your introduction letter
  • If you are unsure what to write look for assistance in writing your introduction letter there are many sites available that can assist you including our sample introduction letter which you can download here.

You can download your Sample Cover Letter on our Resources Page.

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