Job Applications for Creatives: What Do I Put On My Resume?


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“But all I’ve done is …. (insert your creative speciality) … I don’t know how to do anything else.” It’s a concern that lots of creative graduates have, but it’s just not true. You have skills you don’t even realise, this session will step you the strategy and steps of creating a resume that showcases all your skills and that can be tailored to any type of work. 

The session will cover topics including:

  • common problems with resumes and how to avoid them
  • getting you to identify what you want to change about your current resume
  • a framework for creating a resume that’s flexible for different kinds of work
  • using keywords to get through automated assessment systems

What some more job application advice? Be sure to attend Job Applications for Creatives: Nailing the Cover Letter and Key Selection Criteria

About your host

Ingrid Martin is the Artistic Director and Conductor of the Crosswinds Ensemble, Victorian Youth Symphony Orchestra and Bayside Chamber Orchestra. Ingrid shares her unique approach to musical leadership through Conducting Artistry, her online learning platform for conductor development.