Dayjob is a fast growing course / career advice site and jobs board that specialises in providing individuals with accurate up to date information on degrees, courses and training programmes from leading universities, colleges and training providers. We also assist job seekers by giving them free access to 100’s of professionally designed CV and cover letter templates, as well as useful information, advice and practical tips on employment issues.
Increase your employability with an academic qualification
Possessing an internationally recognised university degree, college diploma or training certificate can go a long way towards convincing employers that you have the knowledge, skills and ability that they are looking for. Our site provides an excellent guide to learning about, finding and obtaining those qualifications that will improve your job prospects no matter what stage of your career you are at. Find quality information on the courses and educational options open to you as well as the contact details of the most suitable course providers.
Our 300 CV templates - view and download them for FREE
If you're lost for words on what to say or put in your curriculum vitae or on how to design it then get tips and ideas from our bank of 300 professionally written CV examples. Each of these have been designed and targeted at a particular industry or job role and are sure to save you a lot of time, effort and head scratching.
CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL OF OUR FREE CV EXAMPLES
How to write a CV
People generally underestimate how important a well written CV is. It's a candidates first contact with a prospective employer and it's important to remember that when it comes to your CV looks really do matter. Essentially your CV is a passport to getting a job interview.
A well written CV can make you VISIBLE, a bad one can make you invisible.
The fundamental points to writing a good CV are:
Identifying what an employer wants from a candidate.
Identifying what you can offer the employer.
Writing a good CV that matches the above two points as closely as possible.
Finding the rights words is often one of the hardest parts of writing a good curriculum vitae, get round this problem by downloading and viewing our free CV samples. These will show you how to avoid over generalized career statements, compliment potential employers on their reputation and also keep your CV to a maximum of two pages [in a CV less is more].
450 templates - The biggest FREE Resume and CV template website in the World.
Dayjob has over 450 professionally written and unique templates on this site. Each one is different and targeted at one of over 350 different job roles. Click here CV and resume list to see the over 350 different roles that we have templates for.
108 Cover Letter templates
Apart from the 450 CV and resume templates, we also have over 108 professionally written cover letter templates. These again are FREE to download, and have been written for various job roles and different purposes, they include;
Job acceptance letters
Job enquiry letters
Thank you letters
Click here covering letter samples to see the entire list.
Visitors to this site
For October 2012 this site had over 530,190 unique visitors and over 1,668,851 pages views. In total we had job seekers from over 218 countries visit our site, with over 76% of them coming from the UK, Europe and North America.
[All figures supplied by Google Analytics]
Career advice - don't be good.... be the best!
Job hunting is a serious business and Dayjob is committed to helping candidates search, find and apply for not just any job but the right job. Our step-by-step guide to jobs and careers is designed to help you at each stage of your job search. From choosing a career, writing a CV to improving your interview skills, all designed to maximize your chances of getting the job that's right for you.
Our latest templates
Entry level resumes
We have recently uploaded 50 unique entry level resumes, written specifically for students or young people trying to get their first ever job. Each one has been written for a different job role, and to see them all click here no experience resumes.
Account manager CV template
Business development manager CV template
Care manager CV template
Construction manager CV template
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GIS consultant CV template
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ICT technician CV template
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