Start with a summary that highlights your key achievements.
Remember your job description
Refer to the job description - mention how your skills, competencies and experiences match what we're looking for.
Mention any periods away from work
Explain any gaps in your work history - if you took a career break or travelled the world.
List relevant qualifications
Academic and professional qualifications - list these in chronological order.
Think about your audience
Tailor your CV or application to make sure your information makes an impact.
Keep things clear and simple. Be concise, you can always elaborate at your interview.