FAQ 685
What information is there on CVs & Applications from the Careers & Employability Service?

For information on writing successful CVs and applications, the following options are recommended:

  • Refer to the CVs and Applications section of our website for information and sample CVs: www.beds.ac.uk/careers/cvs-and-applications/

  • Sumit your CV via our online careers portal to get it checked by an adviser. To do this, login to https://careersonline.beds.ac.uk/unauth using your student username and password. Select CVs from the top right-hand 'Me' icon, then follow the instructions to upload your CV. Remember to state what it is to be used for in the description box (for example, a particular job application, a certain job sector or a part-time job). You will receive feedback within 3-5 working days.

  • If you would like to speak to one of the careers team about your CV, we are now offering a self-booking service. Login to Careersonline (link above) and select Book / Appointments from the task bar. From here you will  be able to see the available time slots and book yourself in.

Any questions, please email careers@beds.ac.uk

Top Tip: your CV needs to be tailored to the job role for which you are applying!