Résumé Book 2017

For Students of Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy

LKY School Career Services will be compiling a Résumé Book featuring the résumés of MPP Seniors and MPA students from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy who are graduating in 2017.

Students who wish to include their résumés in this Résumé Book must (i) update their résumés using the résumé template provided by LKY School Career Services and (ii) submit it (in MS Word Format) to Career Services by 6 March 2017, Monday, 9.00am via IVLE > Modules : OTH554 (16/17 Sem 0) > Files > Student Submission – Résumé Book 2017.

The Résumé Book is presented in a thumb drive placed inside a box which can be sent to interested employers (See photo below) and will be circulated by post to our employer partners and organization contact for internship and jobs.

resume book


Personal Data

By nature of the fact that the Résumé Book will be sent to employer partners by post, it would be difficult to have control over the individuals whom the employer partners may circulate the résumé book to, within or outside the employer partner’s organization.

Hence, students who wish to include their résumés in the Résumé Book must give consent to release their personal information stated in the CV book to employer partners and any third parties.

By submitting your résumé to be included in the CV Book, LKY School Career Services would assume implied consent to release your personal information stated in your résumé.


Résumé Template

Please take note of the following points regarding the résumé template attached.

  • Please work on this résumé template directly by replacing the examples with your personal information.
  • For your email address, please create one that is related to your name e.g. maryng@gmail.com.
  • Please include a contact number where you can be reached at all times, especially for international students who plan to look for jobs outside of Singapore.
  • Please try to keep your résumé to 1 page if you have 0 to 3 years of work experience and not more than 2 pages if you have 4 years of work experience or more.

Résumés which do not conform to the résumé template will not be included in the Résumé Book. To request for a copy of the résumé template, please contact Nurul from Career Services at lkysppcareerservices@nus.edu.sg.


Résumé Critique Session

Students who wish to include their résumés in the résumé book must attend the Résumé Critique session, which will be conducted by Career Services, Academic Affairs staff on 10 March 2017, SPP Oei Tiong Ham Computer Lab, 2.30pm to 5.30pm.

Students are required to bring a copy of their résumés to the session. Career Services/AA Staff will review and provide feedback to each student on the resumes submitted and the amendments that they need to make during the session.

Students are required to make the recommended changes and send the revised résumé to Career Services by the end of the session on 10 March 2017, 5.30 pm.

Please RSVP for the résumé critique session here. This Résumé Critique Session is for MPP Senior and MPA students of LKY School of Public Policy who are graduating in 2017 only.


Timeline

Week

Date

Action

8

06 Mar 2017

Résumé Submission via IVLE > Modules : OTH554 (16/17 Sem 0) > Files > Student Submission – Résumé Book 2017.

8

10 Mar 2017

Résumé Critique Session, 2.30pm to 5.30pm

RSVP here: https://mysurvey.nus.edu.sg/EFM/se/543BE5C248FC6B5AA

Students are required to make the recommended changes and send the revised résumé to Career Services by the end of the session on 10 March 2017, 5.30pm.

9

13 Mar 2017

Career Services will proof read and email the final version of résumé to students for approval.

9

15 Mar 2017

Students need to acknowledge the final version of the résumé and submit a consent form in person to Career Services.

Please take note of the time and venue for submission.

Time: 8.30am to 12.30pm – AA Office

           2.30pm to   5.30pm – EE/RSU Meeting Room, OTH Building, Level 3, Wing B

If this acknowledgement is not received by 15 March, your résumé will not be included in the Résumé Book.

Please note that any further changes to the résumé upon submission on 15 March will not be accepted.


Special Feature

Students need to also inform Career Services of the internship that they have taken during their course of study by completing the online form here.

Based on the resumes and internship info submitted, LKY School Career Services will be selecting some students to be included in a special feature article in the resume book.

An email notification about the Résumé Book has been sent to MPP Seniors and MPA Students graduating in 2017 by Career Services on 17 Feb 2017.

For enquiries, please feel free to contact Ashley or Nurul from the Career Services team at lkysppcareerservices@nus.edu.sg.