CV Preparation briefing Sheet (ladder4learning 2010)
In the current climate it's more vital than ever that your CV works hard for you. We have put together some key tips to help you prepare a CV.
About working in the Voluntary & Community Sector:
Working for a Charity
Working For A Charity exists to promote the voluntary sector as a positive career option for those seeking paid employment in the sector - we also seek to promote the opportunities and benefits of becoming a volunteer to people who wish to do unpaid work.
Working in the Voluntary Sector (jobs.ac.uk - Warwick University)
An article about working in the voluntary sector.
Those seeking a new job within the voluntary and community sector, may find the following websites of particular use:
Job search engine for the whole of the UK. Includes CV Upload and account signup for job recommendations and job search management tools.
Careerjet.co.uk a job search engine for the UK. In one simple search, Careerjet gives the job seeker access to a massive selection of jobs that are compiled from various internet sources, saving the trouble of having to visit each site individually.
Bringing the charity job market directly to your desktop, Charity Careers is the UK's premier site for charity jobs and for those looking for careers and jobs in the fundraising and charity sector.
CharityJOB is the UK's busiest site for charity jobs and voluntary sector jobs.
Charity Jobs Worldwide
For paid vacancies in charity. Free to use for jobseekers and great value for recruiters.
For 18 years, Charity People has been placing skilled staff into meaningful and varied jobs. Now we've become People Unlimited, working with NGOs, charities, arts, health, education, public sector and social care organisations.
Careers hub for charity and voluntary sector jobs.
Guardian: Charity Jobs
Jobs Go Public
Find your ideal job using improved searches, google maps, RSS alerts and more. Register to take the hassle out of job hunting with our improved career management tools. Jobsgopublic represents the extensive range of work environments within the public and not for profit sectors.
National Careers Service
Provides information, advice and guidance to help you make decisions on learning, training and work opportunities. The service offers confidential and impartial advice. This is supported by qualified careers advisers.
South West Forum
Vacancy advertising service from the South West Forum
A county focused (Hampshire and Isle of Wight) recruitment website for charities, social enterprises, the voluntary and community sector and for jobs with a social focus.
From the people behind The Big Issue, TBI Jobs- helping people to find their first or next job in the Third Sector'.
Third Sector Jobs
National database of current charity job vacancies.
Great places to work. Voluntary, Community and Public Sector Jobs in the South West. Jobs available in various fields such as youth, housing, environmental, arts, social care and more....register today for jobs by email alert service to keep up-to-date with opportunities. Browse a range of online job-seeking and employer guidance resources.
Volresources Jobs Current listings.
Voluntary Sector Jobs
A wide range of great charity jobs here, including jobs in fundraising, communications, marketing, accountancy, IT, social care, HR and much more.
Volunteer Jobs Worldwide
For volunteer vacancies in charities. Free to use for both recruiters and jobseekers.