Employability Checklist


How many can you say yes to?

Do you have an up to date CV?

Does your CV include examples of how you have used your skills and personal attributes?

Do you have a covering letter?

Do you change your CV/covering letter for every vacancy?

Do you research the company before an interview?

Do you use the STAR technique when coming up with examples in interviews?

Do you have a positive attitude to work?

Are your career goals realistic for the labour market and your qualifications?

Can you work in a team?

Are you always on time?

Did you answer YES to all of these questions? Well done!

Did you answer NO to any of them? Then talk to your teacher about how you can improve your employability skills.

What Employers Want - Intro