Choose a UK CV template from our collection of favourites below, all with a typical UK layout. For our full collection of free Word CV templates, click here.
Software Engineer CV Template (with example content)
A smart two-page software engineer CV template in Microsoft Word format, free to download and edit for your own personal use.
Shop assistant CV (free template)
A free, two-page simple CV template for a Shop Assistant or similar retail role, with example content. This sample ATS-friendly CV could be adapted for a wide range of roles.
Food Services Manager CV template (Simple, ATS-friendly)
A basic, effective CV template with sample information for a Food and Beverage Manager Role. Simple, ATS-friendly layout.
Legal Receptionist CV example
This neat Legal Receptionist CV example has red accents, a boxy border & use of classic Times New Roman for a smart professional finish.
Legal Assistant CV template – ATS-friendly
A smart, ATS-friendly Legal Assistant CV template with eye-catching headers. Sample information for a legal role and ‘How to write’ guide.
Estate Agent CV – free professional property themed CV template in Word
A delightful one-page estate agent CV template for property and real estate/realtor type roles, with a charming house graphic, two columns and custom bullet points. An eye catching design that stands out!
Library Assistant CV
#226: Download this simple, ATS-friendly CV template with sample information for a Library Assistant.
Security guard CV template (with example information)
Our smart security guard CV or resume template features a black border, dividng lines, letter spacing and sample information for a security officer role.
Recruitment consultant CV example: ATS-friendly template
A professional recruitment consultant CV template. Neat grey dividing lines and an easy-to-read font with example information to ensure you include the right sections in the right order.
Example of a good CV (with free CV template in Word)
A neat and tidy example of a good CV or résumé that uses the attractive Letter Gothic Std font and subtle lilac details for emphasis. Subtle dotted border and attractive headings. Sample information for a Childcare Practitioner.
HGV driver CV
This very smart CV or résumé template uses simple Times New Roman font for the text and highlights in a soft shade of green for a retro twist. An otherwise simple layout that presents your info neatly.
Nursery nurse CV template
Our nursery nurse CV template or résumé is fun and laid back, perfect for less formal roles such as entertainment or working with children – it uses a gorgeous bright cheerful theme.
CV for 16 year old : free ‘Sections’ template (Microsoft Word format)
A simple, delightful CV template for a 16 year old using the Garamond font which features smart sections and attractive navy headings. Slick & neat, your info is easy for prospective employers to skim through.
Law CV example: Microsoft Word template (downloadable)
This two page Law CV example has a classic, simple layout that is clutter-free and ATS-friendly. It uses styled headings and spacing to effectively present your information in an attractive and easy-to-follow format.
Lawyer CV template: Microsoft Word ATS-friendly UK layout + guide
A two-page easy-to-edit free CV template with example content for a UK lawyer. Microsoft Word format, Times New Roman and ATS-compliant, this is a great format for a multitude of job roles.
HR CV template
A beautiful ATS-friendly HR CV with example content for a manager (also covering other HR roles). A lovely eye-catching design that’s easy to edit.
Nursing CV example: Bulleted detail CV layout in MS Word (free)
Our ‘Bulleted detail’ nursing CV example is a lovely fresh template with a super-clean table-free layout that will easily adapt to your personal information. The classic Garamond font is always a winner.
Administration CV example: free MS Word template
A smart Administrative CV example template that’s hot off the press! This beige themed template features an attractive double border and taupe-coloured headings to divide up the sections for your information.
Manager CV: free two-page professional CV template in MS Word format
Our Steps CV template uses an eye-catching original staggered layout to present information to employer. It is very easy to edit & customise, and further sections or space can be added to meet your own needs.
Kitchen porter CV : free Microsoft Word template to download
A neat template for a kitchen porter or kitchen assistant with selected highlights using shaded backgrounds, that allows you to convey lots of information in just a page or two. The simple format is attractive and spacious.
Retail assistant CV template in Word (free download)
Our Retail Assistant CV template with a “Blue Stripes” design in Microsoft Word has some very subtle styling details that make for a beautiful design. Clean, simple and ATS-friendly, it’s a great choice for a host of roles.
Mum returning to work CV example : free one-page CV template in Word
A one-page 2-column CV template in Microsoft Word. Smart, fresh and modern, it’s a great layout for catching an employer’s eye. Sample information for a Mum returning to work, targeting a secretarial, administrative or book-keeping role.
Medical CV template – free, in Microsoft Word
A medical themed CV template that is perfect for a nurse, doctor or other medical role within the healthcare team. Equally, by changing the graphic, the template can be tweaked for most other positions.
Bartender CV example – Microsoft Word CV template
A super-stylish bartender CV example with a fresh layout and a splash of orange. Focusing heavily on your skills, ideas and personality, the sample content makes this Word template really easy to use and edit.
Warehouse Operative CV template with grey headers (free, MS Word)
A free well-organised UK Warehouse Operative CV template in Microsoft Word. Grey headers divide up each section & a professional font is used throughout. Great to read, for both humans and machines alike!
Care support worker CV template with classic border (MS Word)
A very attractive care support worker CV example with a classic thin border and the Garamond font throughout. A smart and professional-looking template with a well-spaced layout in an ATS-safe format.
Health care assistant CV : ATS-friendly Microsoft Word template
A neat health care assistant CV template using Arial with burgundy headers & a double border. Shading adds interesting detail to this professional template which is free to download for personal use.
Cleaner CV template in Microsoft Word (free download)
Our fresh cleaner CV includes example content for a cleaner role. This lovely, smart sample CV has bold blue headings with plenty of space, making it easy-to-read. It is ATS-friendly & works for a variety of roles.
Chef CV template: free example Chef CV in Word
This Chef CV template has a fresh, simple design with a subtle splash of colour. Created with example content to help you write your own CV, covering various types of roles and experience that a UK chef might have.
Architecture CV template: Microsoft Word ‘Statement piece’ design (free download)
Our ‘Statement Piece’ Architecture CV template has a classic look that’s all about catching your employer’s attention, with a subtle border, big, bold headings, section dividers and a traditional font.
Project manager CV example – ‘Apple accents’ template
A smart fresh project manager CV template with apple green accents that makes use of the classic Lucida Bright font. The well-designed ATS-friendly layout is perfect for a whole host of industries and roles.
Waiter CV example (sample CV content, UK template)
To give this waiter CV a truly restaurant feel, we’ve presented it with a ‘menu card’ background & a traditional font (Old Standard TT). Contrasting headers add to the lovely look and feel of this layout.
TEFL CV template (free MS Word download)
This free two-page fresh Word CV includes sample content tailored for a TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) role. A simple, crisp layout, this template can be used for any industry or profession.
Nursing CV – free Microsoft Word template
A two-paged simple, fresh nursing CV template that has few graphics or distractions. Spacing, shading and borders are used to present the sample content in an attractive way to help you stand out from the pile.
Free one page CV : centre-aligned, with classic font
#205: Easy-to-edit & remove sections, this one page CV template is highly versatile. Sample information for a solicitor, lawyer or attorney.
Professional CV template: ‘Cornered’ design, in Word format
#204: This simple yet striking CV uses the classic Garamond font & an attractive soft-blue border to help your application stand out from the pile. ATS-proof with sample content for a secretary/administrator.
Free ATS CV : Word CV template using Arial Narrow font
This smart two-page ATS CV template uses Arial Narrow font with some extra spacing to ensure it looks absolutely fantastic, Spacious and modern, it makes a great impression. Sample information for a Business Manager.
ATS friendly CV template in Microsoft Word format – ‘Classic’
#202: This attractive ATS friendly CV template uses clever paragraph formatting to create a smart layout whilst minimising ATS parsing issues. Sample info for a lawyer.
ATS compliant CV template : professional ‘Highlight’ design in MS Word
Unlike many templates you’ll find, this ATS compliant CV shows some real design flair without introducing elements that may confuse the system. Soft shading helps to divide up your information effectively. Sample information for an SEO Consultant.
ATS-proof CV: simple template in Word format (Legal Secretary example content)
#200: The subtle style details in this ATS proof CV won’t interfere with applicant tracking system software, so you don’t need to compromise on style. The sample content is helpful for aspiring legal secretaries.
ATS system CV template : free smart design in Microsoft Word format
This simple, smart ATS system CV template uses minimal layout techniques to create a CV that is beautiful, clean, simple and smart. Crisp and modern with plenty of white space, it makes your information so easy to read. Sample info for a Customer Care Assistant.
Skills based CV template in Word – ‘Connect Quotes’ design
A spin on our popular Connect CV template, this skills-based layout replaces the photo with a quote box for a snippet from one of your references or a key achievement. Super impressive design that works well as a PDF. Sample info for a Marketing Consultant.
Accountant CV: free ‘Wave’ professional Word CV template
A beautifully designed accountant CV with a subtle wave background and contrasting headers. Classic Garamond font, square bullet points & optional photo space all add to this stylish CV layout.
Accountant CV template: ‘Flourish’ layout in Microsoft Word format
This 2-page accountant-themed CV uses a variety of ways to section off your information, from bordered boxes to bullet points, coloured blocks and stylish lists. Subtle & stylish, it’s great for printing or PDF.
Administrator CV template (free) in Microsoft Word format
#196: A 1-page 2-column smart administrator CV that is suitable for lots of roles. Subtle icons, vertical text, soft shaded headers & a crisp font give this modern template a highly professional appearance.