Approximately 900,000 new parents have taken either maternity, paternity or shared parental leave in the past year. Yet, research shows that less than a fifth of new mums felt happy and confident about returning to work; it’s understandable why new parents taking a break from the workplace, or working part time in order to care for others is... read more
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As a parent you, by necessity, acquire and perfect a whole host of highly employable skills and qualities which need to be shouted about on your CV. Here is a list of our favourites: You are a leader and mentor. Just think of your role as a parent – you nurture your child, advise them... read more
There may be many reasons why you have taken a break from work or have gaps on your CV. However, without explaining why they are there you could be missing out on your perfect job. Here are our top four suggestions to plug the hole: Honesty is the best policy! You don’t have to go... read more
Your CV is your gateway to getting a job. So how do you know if it is doing the job? Below we have our five top tips to ensure that your CV stands out from the crowd: No employment gaps! An unexplained gap of more than 3 months between jobs will ring alarm bells... read more