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13 09, 2016

What transferable skills do teachers have?

Here is a link to the excellent blog by ex teacher Tim Paramour. Read his musings on the incredible skills that teachers possess. This should give you confidence that you have what it takes to thrive in a different career.   https://timparamour.com/2016/09/13/what-transferable-skills-do-teachers-have/  

10 08, 2016

Writing a Curriculum Vitae

Latin for 'course of life' a CV is a summary of your experience, skills and education. Always include a covering letter and although it seems obvious check your spelling and grammar. A personal profile is a concise statement that highlights your key attributes or reasons for deciding to work in a particular field, you don't [...]

3 08, 2016

Interview Technique

Make sure you prepare fully, mentally rehearse and visualise the experience. It is in your interest to go through common interview questions. The following link contains the 10 most common question types: http://www.monster.co.uk/career-advice/article/what-are-the-most-common-job-interview-questions. In particular think about how to flip negatively loaded questions such as; what are your weaknesses. A stronger response would identify a [...]