So you are looking to apply for role as an Architect then you will have studied at University on a five year course to be an architect followed by 2 years in a professional role putting the learning into practice and have a passion about buildings and the structures and how things are built and what they look like. Working among architecture is a very specialised role and you will get to work amongst new developments and had an also be part of restoration programmes for older properties and conserve protected or listed buildings helping to restore them to their former glory.
Once you have successfully done your training and work experience, an employer will be looking to see your skills and also what you have done during your work experience and what types of buildings and what period of architecture you enjoy working with. Any employer will also be looking to see what other qualities you have such as being organised and creative and have a real interest in buildings and construction.
If you are ready to start applying for roles, see the below personal statement which you can use as an example when you are writing yours.
Architecture Personal Statement Example
I am a qualified Architect who qualified from (what university) in (what year) with (what grade) looking to begin a career that I am very passionate about. I love working with different types of architectures and looking at how to preserve some history and also how to make something new modern and exciting.
I am a methodical person who is very creative and always able to come up with new ideas to discuss with my clients. I am organised and thorough and have excellent computer skills especially using CAD which I use for my drawings. I am very enthusiastic and keen to begin my career fully and I am looking forward to the challenges that arises along the way.