Job application checklist

Job application checklist

Use this checklist to confirm you are ready to apply for the job.

I understand the job requirements

  • I’ve read the position description carefully and understand the responsibilities and tasks listed in the accountabilities section.
  • I have the necessary qualifications, certifications, licenses or registration needed for the job.

I know about the employer

  • I’ve researched the employer and know the organisation’s function.
  • I’ve read and understand the organisation’s values.

I've double-checked my application documents

  • My resume is correct and up to date.
  • I’ve addressed the selection criteria using the SAO method.

My application is easy to read

  • My application is in plain English and is easy to read.
  • I’ve checked spelling and grammar one last time.