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What is the standard thing to put on a CV during the time you had a break to have DC?

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sylvestersgallstone Fri 09-Mar-18 21:40:55

I am unexpectedly going back to work. I am putting together a CV for the first time in 7 years.

I did DO things while I had DC (the occasional freelance project, plus a couple of committee memberships of art organisations irrelevant to the job.) But I didn't do them full time, nor get paid for the committee memberships.

What does your CV say if you have a gap?

Idontmeanto Fri 09-Mar-18 21:47:18

Career break due to family responsibilities with dates.

Allthebestnamesareused Mon 12-Mar-18 18:11:15

Maternity break

Dingdong1975 Tue 13-Mar-18 22:44:30

"Fulltime looking after my young family" for 8 years.

What else can do i put in for my 8 years gap? smile

NightCzar Wed 14-Mar-18 00:56:15

What idontmeanto said. Then underneath list the freelance projects with dates, if they are relevant.

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