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Fill in the CV registration form and upload the latest version of your CV.
Please note: if you are doing this from a mobile device, you will need either a Dropbox or GoogleDrive account. Visit Mobile CV Upload Queries for more information.
We accept all of the following files: .doc .docx .rtf .txt .pdf .wps and .odt. We do not accept photographs of CVs.
If you are having trouble uploading your CV, you can send your CV document to email@example.com.
Please note: You will need to send this email from the emailaddress that you registered your CV-Library jobseeker account with.
Yes, once you've found your ideal job you may wish to remove you CV. You can do so by clicking here and then logging into your account if you haven't already. You will then be asked to enter your password again to authorise the deletion.
Please note: When you delete your CV, your profile is also removed and we have no way of reinstating this account after deletion. Please also allow our systems 24 hours to update.
Log in to your candidate profile and click on the heading 'Job Alerts'. You will see at the bottom of the page the job alert(s) you have set up.
To deactivate a job alert, you just need to click on the switch tool so that it changes to grey
CV-Library accepts all registrations from the UK, EU and EEA.
If your email address is already registered with CV-Library then you will need to request a new password and log in to your profile.
You may have registered via one of our other job sites or registered a long time ago and forgotten.
If you are still having problems logging in, contact us directly.
From the homepage you can complete the quick search. Simply fill in the job details you are looking for: keywords, industry and location. If you want to supply more details click advanced job search, and enter your desired contract type and salary.
Alternatively, you can log in to your candidate profile and search for jobs from there. You will then be able to save job vacancies and apply for them later.
We recommend setting up Job Alerts as well as job searching. You can then be emailed job matches, and also choose to get push notifications or Twitter direct messages.
Log in to your CV-Library account and go to Job Alerts. You will be able to create the job alert from this page. Please specify your search criteria and save your alert. If you want to make any changes to your job alert, you would do so from this page.
We will then send you an email each day if there are any jobs that match your criteria.
Yes, as long as you are logged in to your candidate profile you can save jobs and view them at a later date.
To view saved jobs log in to your candidate profile and hover over your name in the top right hand corner. Then select 'My Saved Jobs' from the drop down.
Please contact us via the contact page. We will double check the vacancy and remove it immediately if it is inappropriate.
We endeavour to only allow database access to recruiters genuinely looking for candidates.
Registered candidates can apply directly to all jobs listed on the CV-Library site.
If you are a registered candidate your CV will already be uploaded, so all you need to do is click 'Apply Now' at the bottom of the advert. Any jobs with a Quick Apply button can be applied for without a CV.
Use the 'Apply Now' button to make an application. Please do not phone CV-Library to make an application as we do not accept applications over the phone.
Yes. Any jobs with a Quick Apply button do not require a registered CV in order to apply, but you will still need a CV-Library account.
Please note that most jobs require a CV to be registered.
You may find that the job post has expired and the application you made does not show to you right away. In order to show expired applications, please ensure you untick the box that reads 'Hide Expired Applications' in the top right hand corner of the page:
Once you have applied to a job you will receive an automatic email from CV-Library confirming that you have made an application.
If you haven't received any email confirmations or you are unsure that your application was received, please contact the recruiter directly to check they have received your application and re-apply if necessary.
Please contact the recruiter directly. CV-Library has no further information about any of the jobs advertised on the site.
The recruiter's contact details can be found at the bottom of the full job description or on their company profile.
To modify your CV, you will need to modify the original document that you uploaded. Once you have made the necessary changes, re-upload the updated document to your account here.
We do not offer the function to edit your CV on the site.
When logged into your account, hover over your name in the top right hand corner of the screen. From the drop down that appears, select 'My Settings' and the option to change your password is the first thing available on the page.
Alternatively, you can send yourself a password reset link here
You can request a new password here.
Please double check the other sections within candidate FAQs. If your question is not answered anywhere you can contact us via the contact page.