The covering letter puts flesh on the bare bones of the CV
It is vital to your CV. This is why it is the first page and not an addition.
- Add a covering letter
- Get noticed
- Ask for advice
The Importance of Covering Letters
You should always send a covering letter with your CV or application form to:
- Demonstrate enthusiasm for the work.
- Show your knowledge of the company/organisation.
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Hints & tips
Use our ready to print instruction factsheet for hints and tips on how to submit a good cover letter.