Preparing Your Application

Writing an effective application is one of the keys to getting the job you want. It’s a marketing tool to sell yourself to a potential employer, so it’s important to get it right.

There are many important considerations to be made, just as there are different application processes. It’s vital that you tailor your résumé to the particular position you are applying for and that you include all relevant experience and training.

This section outlines the typical application requirements and looks at online applications, the value of references and how to address selection criteria.