Scottish Careers Week

Monday 15th November 2021

With change all around us, it’s never been more important to think about and develop the skills we’ll need to grow, adapt and thrive. Scottish Careers Week, takes place 15-19th November 2021.

During the week, you can discover more about Scotland’s career service and how you can get the support you need to achieve the career you want. You’ll find events for everyone whether they’re looking to take their next career step, are a parent, employer, teacher or student.

It’s brought to you by Skills Development Scotland in partnership with Developing the Young Workforce and the Young Person’s Guarantee. Skills Development Scotland is Scotland’s national skills body. They deliver Scotland’s career service in schools, in local career centres across the country and online, My World of Work

To discover the full Scottish Careers Week event schedule visit, Scottish Careers Week Events 2021

Scottish Careers Week

6 steps to career success

As part of Scottish Careers Week, there will be 6 free webinars based on the popular Positive Steps to Your Future handbook.

Open to all ages, these one-hour sessions will help you understand how you can make positive change happen in your work and life.

Led by expert Careers Advisers each session will guide you through the topic and include opportunities to ask questions.

Facing Change, Embracing Change
Monday, 15 November at 14:00
Take control of your future by developing and making use of your Career Management Skills.

What have I got to offer?
Tuesday, 16 November at 11:00
Identify your skills, strengths and achievements and consider their value within the job market.

Horizon scanning
Tuesday, 16 November at 14:00
Explore the options available to you and put a plan in place to help you achieve your goals.

Get sorted
Wednesday, 17 November at 11:00
Learn how and where to find opportunities for a targeted approach to your job search.

Get Noticed
Wednesday, 17 November at 14:00
By creating engaging content for your CVs and covering letters you will stand out from the crowd.

First Impressions Count
Thursday, 18 November at 11:00
Discover how to prepare effectively so you can tackle interview situations with confidence.

See also: Career Pursuit Magazine 2021 – Career guide for Military spouses, partners, and veterans

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