Improve your employability

Build the skills employers are looking for by getting involved in professional placements, internships and volunteering.

There are plenty of ways you can get workplace experience and develop skills that will look great on your résumé.

Skills employers are looking for

Employers value graduates who can demonstrate skills such as:

  • written and verbal communication skills
  • emotional intelligence (including self-awareness, self-regulation and self-motivation)
  • reasoning and problem-solving skills
  • technical skills
  • leadership skills
  • career management skills.

Employers value real-world professional experience, and look for employees who will fit in with the culture of their organisation.

Opportunities to build your skills

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