There are many reasons why someone may take a break from working. Whatever the reason, knowing how to address these career breaks on a CV can be difficult.
Recruitment experts Reed have a short guide full of advice for explaining a gap in your CV. Details can be found on Reed’s website.
If you want further help with writing a CV, LifeSkills, created with Barclays, has a CV builder. Visit the LifeSkills website to find out more.
Watch our CV tips video to understand further what a CV should and shouldn’t include and how to make yours work harder for you.