In this instalment of ideas to build your CV we are considering layouts. There are hundreds of layouts available to adapt online and everyone has a very different idea of what a CV should look like and plenty of advice to pass on.
The layout of your CV is important to ensure that it can be easily read and is clear and simple for recruiters to navigate. Our advice would be to stick to a simple, traditional version using the following section headers:
- Personal Details
- Personal statement – tailor this to each opportunity you apply for and ensure it includes evidence of your skills and achievements