What is an Application Form?
Many companies expect you to complete an application form as well as, or instead of, the traditional CV and Cover Letter. Application forms are almost always completed online these days and are used by recruiters to assess your suitability for a role.
Articles on completing application forms can be found at:
- TARGETjobs – a graduate’s guide to job application forms
- Prospects – job application forms
- Totaljobs.com – why application forms?
Tip: Refer to the careers section on the company’s website as they often include hints on how to complete their application forms, as well as information about the company.