Application Forms

An application form is your first step towards getting that dream job, but completing one successfully takes time and thorough research and preparation.

Relevant, well structured answers, using action driven language and offering solid examples of your skills, will evidence your suitability.

Further application form support

If you would like support in completing your application form, you can book an appointment with an applications adviser. Remember to bring a draft copy along to your meeting.

Come along to a 'Top Tips' 30 minute session designed to give you the confidence and tools to complete an application form effectively. Check out the Apply Yourself events page for upcoming workshops. 

Our Apply Yourself Canvas Course: Application Forms introduces ideas on how to research the role, identify your relevant skills, qualities and experience and structure effective answers.

Quick guides: download & keep

These downloadable quick guides will help you to prepare for an application, interviews & assessment centres, and also help you create a great CV and covering letter. 

Job application, interview & career planning workshops

Come along to one of our drop-in sessions below:

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Apply Yourself to...Strengths based interviews

Date
Tuesday 23rd January 2018 (10:00-11:30)
Location:
Careers Network Seminar Room G30 Aston Webb
Description
Employers such as EY, BAE and Nestle use Strengths Based Interviewing, this workshop will help you participate with confidence

Know your values and motivations

Date
Tuesday 23rd January 2018 (12:15-12:45)
Location:
Careers Network Seminar Room G30 Aston Webb
Description
A 30 minute workshop that will help you to recognise why values are important.

Know your personality type

Date
Thursday 25th January 2018 (13:15-13:45)
Location:
Careers Network Seminar Room G30 Aston Webb
Description
A 30 minute workshop that will help you to find out more about your personality type.

Top Tips for interview success

Date
Thursday 25th January 2018 (17:00-17:30)
Location:
Guild of Students Tolkien Room
Description
Top Tips for Interview Success in 30 minutes. Gain confidence to present yourself.

Top tips to a great CV

Date
Tuesday 30th January 2018 (16:00-16:30)
Location:
Guild of Students Tolkien Room
Description
Top tips to a great CV in 30 minutes. Maximise your impact.
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