Prepare to get that job with Gail Kenny Recruitment‘s helpful hints and tips.
Do read the job description and make sure that you have the relevant skills and experience before applying
Do spend some time preparing your CV, making sure it is up to date, checking it for errors, and making sure it’s clear, concise and achievement focused (see our CV writing guide)
Do prepare fully for a job interview, so as to do yourself justice – rarely will you get a second chance! (see Job Interview Techniques)
Do contact our Gail Kenny Recruitment after a job interview to give valuable feedback.
Do recommend friends if you see a role that you think they may be suitable for. We run a referral scheme that rewards people referring candidates who are successfully placed in one of our jobs.
Do check your contract to ensure you know your restricted covenants, especially if it names companies you are not allowed to work for until after gardening leave.
Don’t apply for a multitude of jobs, focus on those that most suit your abilities.
Don’t apply for something through Gail Kenny Recruitment just because you like the sound of it; make sure you have a good fit with the requirements that our client is looking for.
Don’t cancel job interviews at the last moment unless it is for a very good reason.
Don’t secure another role at a higher salary because you think your existing employer may counter offer – it may backfire on you.
Don’t make things up (either on your CV or at the job interview) – you will get caught out!
Do not resign until you have a written contract from your potential employer. For help resigning click here