Careers Advice

We know that submitting your application isn't the last step in securing your next career. That's why we have created a whole host of tips and advice pages to help you excel at each stage of the application process.

Use the links below to find advice that relates to each part of the process.

Application form tips
Job applications may be moving online but there are still ways to make yours stand out from the crowd.

Assessment centre advice
You've nailed the first part of the application process and now have an assessment centre. But what type of activities will you be asked to undertake? Find out here.
Avoid recruitment scams
Sometimes we become aware of scams where bogus businesses pretend to be Direct Line Group and recruit on our behalf. These tips will help you avoid falling prey to scams like these.
 

Covering letter tips
You don't always need to submit a covering letter with your application online but it's good to have a personal summary specific to the job you are aiming for. Get our advice here. 

How to write a great CV
We recognise that not everyone who applies to Direct Line Group will have a CV. Or perhaps you just need to make yours stand out. Here you will find advice and templates.

Interview advice
How can you make the most of your preparation? What are the do's and don'ts? How can you sell yourself? Find out here.

Online testing tips
Our online tests are an essential part of the application process. Here you will find a preparation guide to help you do your best.

Our application & selection process
Use our interactive feature to find the specific details of what happens at each stage of the process. 

Telephone Interview Preparation
Telephone interviews are a key stage in our application process. Here you will find tips on how to prepare so you can do your best.

Your Candidate Data
This page explains how we use the data you give us as part of your application and how you can get a copy.
  • Search & apply

    There’s a wide range of roles on offer – from customer service and sales, to marketing, HR and everything in between. Find the job to suit you and apply here.

  • CV writing tips

    CV writing tips

    Make sure you’re telling us about all your best bits. Find out how to make your CV stand out from the crowd.

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  • Interview advice

    Interview advice

    A little guidance to help you prepare for your interview – and to sooth those nerves.

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  • Asessment Centre Advice

    Asessment Centre Advice

    Applying for jobs can be hard work. Our tips aim to make it easier to get started and to help you feel more confident in your career search.

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  • Search & apply

    Search & apply

    There’s a wide range of roles on offer – from customer service and sales, to marketing, HR and everything in between. Find the job to suit you and apply here.

    Discover more