Help

Welcome to the help page

Find some answers to questions. As this is a new site things may not be listed here that we are aware of.

For job hunters

It is possible to add your CV from your phone to apply for jobs in 2 different ways.

1.) Email a CV to yourself or maybe it’s already in your sent items.

iOS devices – Hold tap the CV file on your device. An option may pop up called “save to files”. Click “on this phone” and click save in the top right.

When applying for a job on your phone select browse and then select your CV from your phone.

Andriod – Download word from your store and save your CV to documents. You may need to email it to yourself first or find it already in your sent items.

When applying click browse files and select your CV

 

2.) Once you have saved your CV as a Word or PDF document you an upload this to a cloud service, e.g.

  • iCloud Drive
  • Google Drive
  • Dropbox
When applying for a job this website will allow you to select your files from your cloud service.
 
You may also use our CV builder to apply for jobs once you have created an account.

verticle to horizontal phoneNo problem, simply rotate your phone to a horizontal position.

The Somerset Jobs website is compatible with the following browsers.

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  • Opera
  • Chrome
  • Edge

The site may not display correctly if using an old or different browser.

When you are applying for a job, look at the job description and make sure the skills required are reflected in your CV.

Don’t just tick the box, expand and give an example in your content.

E.g.

I’ve ticked the communications skills box.

This explanation could demonstrate what you mean.

“I clearly relayed information to customers in a friendly manner, resulting in a five-star service rating”.

This shows a positive outcome to your potential employer.

 

For recruiters

The Somerset Jobs website is compatible with the following browsers.

  • Safari
  • Firefox
  • Opera
  • Chrome
  • Edge

The site may not display correctly if using an old or different browser.

No problem, drop us a line and it can be added or use the closest towns to you in the selections. For Example, South Petherton may benefit under the Ilminster, Yeovil, Crewkerne and Langport locations. I would suggest if it is reasonable to commute for your job from those locations?