Resume & Cover Letter Building

Struggling to build your resume or cover letter?  We have options!

In our centres, our Information Resources Specialists are available to review your resume and provide you with tips and suggestions.  Not able to make it into our centre? Follow the links below for easy and effective resume and cover letter builders or templates.

Resume Creation Builder Online                           Cover Letter Creation Builder Onine

For a Resume template download click here.     For a Cover Letter template download click here.

For a References template download click here.

We offer Resume Clinic 1 & 2 workshops at our centres in Bridgewater and Liverpool. Follow this link to be directed to our Our Calendar to find the next Resume Clinic workshop.  We also have a selection of resume and cover letter creation books at our Bridgewater and Liverpool locations that you are welcome to borrow.  Visit us to see what books we have available.

All of our public computers have WinWay Resume Deluxe 14 installed, this program is a flexible resume and cover letter writing software with all the tools you need to create a compelling resume and cover letter. With this resume/cover letter builder, you have access to various features that make the program act more like your personal career builder than a simple resume writer.  To find out more about WinWay Resume Deluxe 14 click here.

MS Word 2019 is installed on all of our computers and you can choose to use this software to build your resume and cover letters.  Land your dream job with free resume and cover letter templates from Office. Make your resume or curriculum vitae (CV) stand out with one of these free, eye-catching templates and matching cover letters in Word that showcase your skills and work history.

To access the resume and cover letter templates in Word:

  • Open Microsoft Word
  • Go to File > New.
  • Type ‘resume’  or ‘cover letters’ into the search box.
  • Click a resume/cover letter template that you want to use.
  • Click Create to open the resume/cover letter template in MS Word.

For a graphic on How to Match your Resume to the Job you Want click here.

For a graphic on 5 Transferrable Skills Employers Value click here.