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Sonic Career Series: Becoming a carer. Chapter 3: Care work CVs

Sonic Career Series: Becoming a carer. Chapter 3: Care work CVs

Hey guys🙋‍♀️ Welcome to chapter 3 of the Becoming a carer series: Care work CVs!

So you’ve decided you want to work in care… great!

…Now you need to tailor your CV before you get applying! 💻

🤔What do care companies look for in your CV?

🌟People that are caring, compassionate, hard-working and responsible

🧐What experience should you highlight in your CV?

👉Working with children or babysitting

👉Caring for any sick, vulnerable, or older relatives

👉Caring for younger siblings

👉Times you’ve worked with people

👉Work that kept you very busy

😕What are the best hobbies to talk about?

📌Your charities 

📌Any volunteer work

📌Your pets

📌Any fundraising

📌Team sports

😯How to explain WHY you want to work in care

Your CV’s personal statement should explain WHY you want to work in care.

Don’t talk about:

❌The money

❌The flexible hours

❌That there’s no experience required

Do talk about:

✅Your love of working with people

✅Wanting to help others

✅Your desire to have a fulfilling career

Use some of these keywords in your CV to get it noticed:

✏️ Caring • Compassionate • Kind • Fulfilling • Responsible • Friendly • People-person • Hard-working • Good communicator • Empathetic • Thoughtful • Team player • Enthusiastic

❓Struggling with your CV?

No problem! Just click APPLY on one of our jobs, and we’ll build you a professional CV in minutes, which you can then download for free 📲

I’ll see you all in the next chapter!

Good luck guys! 



sarah23 sarah237 months ago

Iam interested

lina lina8 months ago

Interested ed Interest

Jacob6 Jacob69 months ago

Interesting.. interested

Aurelia Aurelia10 months ago


annodubu annodubu1 year ago

I would love to be part of this