Your Career, Your Future
Professional Development Programme

Participants:
UCL staff holding posts directly affected by an organisational change exercise, or those who have been identified as at risk of redundancy because of a funding end date or end of a fixed term contract.

Pre-requisites: None

Overview:
This workshop is designed for staff applying for jobs both within and outside of UCL. You will critique your current skill set and explore techniques for marketing your abilities effectively to employers. You will receive guidance on writing an effective CV or application form, and develop the skills to enable you to present yourself at interview with confidence.

Anticipated learning outcomes:
By the end of this session, you will have a fuller understanding of how to:

  • evaluate what you want from your career, so you can assess your options more effectively
  • review your previous experiences in a structured way, in order to identify future priorities
  • identify what skills you have, and understand how to translate those skills to other settings
  • develop strategies for expanding your skills
  • market yourself in a climate of change
  • effectively present your identified skills to employers
  • develop an effective CV / job application
  • present yourself at interview with confidence
  • Demonstrates effective self management and focus

Preparation: None

Facilitator: Consultants from C2 Careers Consultancy, University of London

Date, time and venue: 1 day workshop

05 November 2014 1000 - 1600 Rm 347, SSEES, 16 Taviton St.

Cost:

  • Free for all staff on the UCL payroll 

How to book: Booking form

OD Course Contact: Kimberly Hovish