CV hints and tips – sell yourself

CV. Chocolate Veg? Chunky Vitamins? Coffee Vital? As you know, it’s actually Curriculum Vitae, and it’s basically your personal sales document. It shows your qualifications, job history, interests and relevant experience. Follow our CV hints and tips and see it as your chance to shout about yourself and your knowledge, and to shine! Highlight your

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From the NHS to the slopes!

Having worked as an NHS nurse for 20 years I am now training to be a ski instructor with the British Association of Snowsports Instructors (BASI). Back in March 2018 I went on a school ski trip supporting a child 1:1 with health care needs. The trip would change both of us. He would be

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Your holiday job is not ‘just a job’

Why choose the hospitality industry? I coached a young postgraduate recently who was searching for his first permanent role after gaining his degree. Among other things we discussed his skills and what he could offer to an employer Me: ‘Let’s talk about your skills. What do you see as your strengths?’ Pgrad: ‘Not sure really.

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Our first week as PV Newbies!

First we had ‘Alice in Wonderland’, now we have Alice in the Alps! Positivity abounds in this tale of a winter job from Alice Beaumont, who is working a season in the Swiss Alps as a nanny with Petit Verbier. She highlights all the wonderful things on offer to rock a seasonal job! Enjoy this

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