Tailoring Your CV and Job Application

Learn how to make an impact with a tailored application.

  • Thu 4 - Tue 30 May 23


  • Online

    On campus and online

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  • Event organiser

    Student Development Department

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Tailoring an application will dramatically improve your chances of getting shortlisted. Knowing how to do this effectively will be key to your success.

In these sessions we will discuss:

  • Why tailoring applications is so important
  • Where to gather information for tailoring
  • How to develop strategies for tailoring an application
  • Extra support and resources available to you

We have workshops available on campus and online - check the CareerHub event listings to find a session to suit you.

If you haven’t already,  you might want to attend the CV and Job Application Essentials workshop for further support with creating your CV, cover letter and completing an online application form.

Can't wait for the workshop? Check out our resources on CareerHub+ Application Form Preparation

Choose your session and book your place on CareerHub

If you chose an online session please ensure you have Zoom (using your Essex email) set up before this webinar begins. 

The Careers Services team are here to help you make the most of your Essex experience and help you reach your full potential. We offer support with CVs, applications, interview skills and careers tailored advice. All of our workshops can be booked via CareerHub.

Find out more about our services and how we can help.