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Careers advice

We've done the work to save you the bother! In this section we bring together some of the best advice and guidance from a range of different sources to help you with different stages of job hunting. 

Whether you're working out how to fill out an application form, update your CV, write a good cover letter, or want help with preparing for an interview, you should find something really useful here - just follow the links to the Related topics below. 

However, before you start, it's worth having a quick read of Sanctification in the Job Hunt - finding contentment amidst competition, joy amidst rejection, and peace amidst uncertainty.

And...

  • Online careers tests - tools to help you to assess your interests, skills and values and think about careers you could be well suited to.
  • 'Calling' and Guidance - if you're wondering about what God might be 'calling' you to next.
  • Job loss and redundancy - if you're struggling with either or these, our prayer is that this section will bring hope, help, practical and spiritual guidance.
  • Search UK Christian jobs and sign up for job alerts - have a quick look at a range of jobs on offer, and get the latest Christian jobs sent straight to your inbox.
  • Options Coaching - for one-to-one support, a service provided by professional Christian coaches.

Related topics

Looking for your first job, exploring options after job loss or redundancy, or wondering about something completely different - this section is for you.
Getting your CV up to scratch takes time and effort - but it's worth it!
A cover letter doesn't just support your CV – it's an opportunity for you to stand out.
Helpful hints to increase the chances of your application being shortlisted.
How to answer some of the most common interview questions, prepare for competency-based questions, and advice on handling your nerves.