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    • The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 What is a CV? © PDST, 2010 2 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013
    • The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 What is a CV? • Students are required to compile and create a curriculum vitae (CV) as part of Unit 2 of the Link Module: Preparation for the World of Work. • This unit introduces other job-seeking skills including letter writing, form filling and interview preparation © PDST, 2010 3 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013
    • What is a CV? • The CV provides a challenge for students to communicate information about themselves in a way that is concise and easy to read. • It is an important skill—one that may well be of use to them throughout their working lives. • The CV provides a challenge for students to communicate information about themselves in a way that is concise and easy to read. • It is an important skill—one that may well be of use to them throughout their working lives.
    • What is a CV? • A curriculum vitae is a short account of what a person has to offer a potential employer. Its purpose is to gain an interview for a job and it is likely to form the basis of that interview. • While there is no one definitive template, a CV will typically contain the applicant's personal details and short statements outlining his/her – qualifications, – qualities and skills, – work experience, – achievements and interests.
    • What is a CV? • For the purpose of the Link Modules’ portfolio, students should not prepare a CV for a particular job. • They should compose a general, all purpose CV that concentrates on presenting relevant information in a concise and ordered way.
    • What is a CV? • Students will add to their skills and experience during the course of the LCVP and should be encouraged to revise their CV's at regular intervals. • It is hoped that the CV selected for inclusion in the Link Modules portfolio will contain evidence of new skills and experience gained by the student during the course of the Programme
    • Curriculum Vitae A core portfolio item
    • Curriculum Vitae Assessment Criteria (pg 47 PS) • Generate a word processed document with a clear and consistent layout • Choose font, format and language appropriate to the task content • Select relevant information, categorise under appropriate headings and arrange in appropriate order • Communicate concisely and accurately using correct grammar, spelling and punctuation • Highlight personal skills and qualities in an imaginative way
    • Curriculum Vitae • Core Item • 2 A4 Pages • Regular Font – Times New Roman