CV Templates and Cover Letters

  • The Dos and Don’ts of Cover Letter Writing

    Now’s the perfect time to refresh your application and whip your cover letter into shape! Your cover letter is the first thing an employer will look at when reviewing applications. It can make all the difference between getting an interview or ending up in the dreaded ‘no’ pile. That’s why it’s crucial you follow our dos and ...
  • CV Template: 2:2

    Here at Scotcareers we’ve already established that a 2:2 degree isn’t the end of the world. Now that you’ve had time to digest the news and have a think about your options, it’s time to come up with a top-notch CV. We look at the key aspects you should include in your resume if you have a ...
  • Hospitality CV: What to Include

    When it comes to writing a fantastic CV, there are certain rules that everyone should follow no matter that type of job they’re looking for. Every good CV should be succinct and to the point, there should be no spelling, punctuation or grammar errors, and you should ensure you include all the necessary contact information – ...
  • What Should a Cover Letter Include?

    A cover letter is an essential part of any job application, especially as it’s one of the first things an employer looks at when reviewing candidates. However more often than not job applicants are left wondering: what is a cover letter, and what should it include? It’s important to note that an impressive cover letter can ...
  • Cover Letters: Mistakes Candidates Make & How to Fix Them

    The following is our short guide on how to avoid common mistakes on your cover letter. Keep these points in mind to ensure your cover letter is the best that it can be!  Keep it concise and to the point You don’t need to write your autobiography or list all of your interests, skills and education on your cover letter. ...