16-19 60 - 150 minutes

Tailoring your CV and using networks lesson

This lesson is designed to help students understand the benefits of building a network, improve networking skills and create a tailored, impactful CV. Students will need a draft CV with them to complete these activities. By the end of the lesson students will be able to:

  • Identify different ways to find employment
  • Recognise how building networks can help them transition from education to employment
  • Use active listening and open questioning techniques in a networking conversation

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