Looking at starting a new childcare role within the new year?

Are you trying to find that new challenge you have been craving?

Here at KiddyKare we can’t wait to be able to help you out. If you are looking for a step up or an entry level position we are here to help. Please do get in contact with us to speak to a qualified consultant about your job search. In the meantime, please do read below our CV tips and interview tips for help with your new year roles!

Kiddykare’s Top 5 CV Tips

  • Make sure to always check your spelling.
  • Try to keep your CV simple, but informative. Please do try to avoid text boxes and fancy boarders!
  • Please don’t forget to add your contact details – A telephone number and email address are a must on your updated CV.
  • Adding dates to your CV employment history is a great help for potential recruiters, it makes referencing a lot easier when we know your start and end date.
  • Lastly your short, snappy personal statement is a great way to catch the attention of your new potential employer.

Kiddykare’s Top Interview Tips

  • First impressions count, make sure you are always looking smart and presentable.
  • Please do always make sure you are confident in the answers you give. Clear and concise answers will make you look like you have done your research.
  • Keep good eye contact throughout the interview with positive body language. Avoid crossed arms as much as possible as this can give of a bad signal.
  • Do research about your potential employer and the job role you are applying for. The best place to find out relevant information about the company is on their website.
  • Always make sure you ask questions about the role or company at the end of the interview. Preparing some questions in advance is always a good idea!

If you have any questions about our tips or job roles, please do get in contact.

If you feel like you need help with your CV or interview confidence, just give our consultants a call on 01628675828.

We are always more than happy to help!

Kiddykare team


Author: Jodi Walden

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