At UWTSD we are committed to the personal and professional development of our students, and encourage you to be as proactive and driven as possible in the pursuit of your dream career. There are lots of ways you can boost your employability alongside your studies – it doesn’t have to wait until after you’ve graduated – and it all starts with making the most of the opportunities on offer.
If you’re not sure where to begin, don’t panic. These resources can all help you to establish what kind of opportunities are on offer. If you need further support, you can always get in touch with our dedicated Careers Service.
GoinGlobal is an excellent resource recommended by the Careers Service. It provides a toolkit of careers resources to help you make informed decisions about your future, in addition to unlimited access to millions of job and internship listings. It is a great employability research tool for finding opportunities at home or abroad.
How do I get access to GoinGlobal?
All you need to do is click on this link to access GoinGlobal from any on-campus computer: https://online.goinglobal.com
Once you have created your personal account, you will then be able to login to GoinGlobal at home using the same link.
Free Online Employability Training
We’ve teamed up with Work Ready Graduates to bring you a free online employability course.
The #JobHunting module contains plenty of content designed by specialist trainers to give you an insight into what employers are looking for. The course will enable you to reflect on your own skills and identify areas for improvement, potentially boosting your employability ready for when you graduate.
To access the #JobHunting module you just visit www.workreadygraduates.com/product/jobhunting/ and enter the voucher code JH17 at the checkout.
The module gives you access to:
- Top tips from corporate experts
- Advice from recruiters from major companies like LinkedIn and L’Oréal
- CPD certification
You can check out some quick tips here to get you started. The course is designed to work around you so you can access it anytime and anywhere.