How to make a CV for a care job with no experience?
I want to start applying for care assistant jobs but I don't know how to tailor my CV to that specific kind of work when I have zero experience. I have been to college to study tourism and I worked at a kitchen/bathroom showroom now I want to do this but dunno how to go about it
Asked By: Danielle - 5/5/2012
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The only way I know in these such cases is to use your Covering Letter to explain why you want to work in the new career. With the CV just think of it as a history of your schooling and working life. Just a factual list really... More
Answered By: Pr - 5/5/2012
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I agree with PR - you don't say what sort of care worker you have in mind ie children or the elderly etc. - anyway, you should have acquired many skills that are useful already for that type of setting - here are a few that immediately come to mind... More
Answered By: TC - 5/6/2012
Try to use the modules you've studied and possibly any care work you've done at home with nieces and nephews. Your CV should be focused on the job you want and if you don't have any direct paid experience use anything you've done during your training / education or in your personal time. The site I run www.cv-genie.co.... More
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