Career Ready

CVs with impact

We explain how you can structure your CV to create the highest possible impact, impress the reader, convince them you should be interviewed and ultimately get recruited.

Download the supporting documents above and then watch the 20 minute step-by-step tutorial video below, which is designed to accompany the documents.

For additional help and support with your CV you can contact the Employability Hub at University Centre Peterborough by emailing employerhub@ucp.ac.uk


Cover Letters

A cover letter is your opportunity to make a great first impression, you will want to motivate the reader to want to further engage with your CV.

Download the supporting documents above and then watch the 10 minute step-by-step tutorial video below, which is designed to accompany the documents.

For additional help and support with your Cover Letter you can contact the Employability Hub at University Centre Peterborough by emailing employerhub@ucp.ac.uk


Job searching

This guide aims to provide you with the knowledge to enable you to engage with job searching effectively and efficiently, including internships and graduate schemes.

Download the supporting documents above and then watch the 18 minute step-by-step tutorial video below, which is designed to accompany the documents.

For additional help and support when searching for jobs you can contact the Employability Hub at University Centre Peterborough by emailing employerhub@ucp.ac.uk


Making the most of LinkedIn

Using LinkedIn will open up a new world of job opportunities. This guide will help you make the most of LinkedIn and set your profile to indicate that you are available for recruitment.

Download the supporting documents above and then watch the 25 minute step-by-step tutorial video below, which is designed to accompany the documents.

For additional help and support with LinkedIn you can contact the Employability Hub at University Centre Peterborough by emailing employerhub@ucp.ac.uk


Job searching with LinkedIn

Using LinkedIn will open up a new world of job opportunities. This guide will help you search and manage job roles.

Download the supporting documents above and then watch the 7 minute step-by-step tutorial video below, which is designed to accompany the documents.

For additional help and support with LinkedIn you can contact the Employability Hub at University Centre Peterborough by emailing employerhub@ucp.ac.uk



Creating presentations

This guide is designed to help you create professional presentations.

Download the supporting documents above and then watch the 12 minute step-by-step tutorial video below, which is designed to accompany the documents.

For additional help and support with creating presentations you can contact the Employability Hub at University Centre Peterborough by emailing employerhub@ucp.ac.uk


Presenting presentations

This guide is designed to help you present a professional presentation.

Download the supporting documents above and then watch the 12 minute step-by-step tutorial video below, which is designed to accompany the documents.

For additional help and support with presentations you can contact the Employability Hub at University Centre Peterborough by emailing employerhub@ucp.ac.uk

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