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  • What soft skills do employers look for in a veterinary nurse?

    2 Jul 2019| Vet Times Jobs

    Veterinary nurses need a specific set of soft skills – but what soft skills are the employer looking for? Find out in Vet Times Jobs’ career advice.

  • A new job for the new year

    1 Jan 2019| vet times jobs

    There is something symbolic about the start of a new year, making it an ideal time to think about looking for a new job. Here are some tips to help you achieve that goal in 2019.

  • Applying for your first vet job

    15 Mar 2018| Jordan Sinclair

    Jordan Sinclair looks at ways of ensuring the job application you submit to an employer has every chance of being looked at, standing apart from other candidates – and, most importantly – securing that all-important interview.

  • Choose your words carefully

    1 Feb 2016

    There are plenty of pitfalls waiting to ensnare the unsuspecting job applicant, but poor spelling, grammar and punctuation shouldn't be among them.

  • How to write the perfect veterinary surgeon CV

    28 Sep 2015| Vet Times Jobs

    Read our tips on how to write a veterinary surgeon CV, plus download our CV template, on Vet Times Jobs, the go-to resource for veterinary recruitment.

  • Moving into academia: how to make your application stand out

    28 Sep 2015| Vet Times Jobs

    Want to make your application for an academia veterinary job stand out? Have a read of Vet Times Jobs’ tips and advice, and search for current vacancies.

  • 19 Job Search Tips for Veterinary Nurses

    13 Aug 2015| Vet Times Jobs

    Are you looking for your next veterinary nurse job? Read Vet Times Jobs’ advice on how to write your CV, prepare for interview and manage your job hunt.

  • Job hunting as a veterinary graduate: the dos and don’ts

    4 Aug 2015| Vet Times Jobs

    There a few dos and don’ts that veterinary graduates can put into action to help progress their job hunt. Read the Vet Times Jobs careers advice here.

  • 5 mistakes to avoid in your cover letter

    8 Jan 2015

    Your CV may be faultless and your interview technique second to none – but how much thought have you put into your cover letter?

  • Creating an alluring covering letter

    3 Mar 2014

    The main aim of a covering letter is to encourage recruiters to read your CV. However, it needs to do a lot more than say, 'here is my CV!'. In short, it is the biggest chance you have to sell yourself.