Finding better work opportunities

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This module will support learners who are in paid employment to seek out better work within their current company or industry, whether by increasing their pay, finding more flexible or satisfying work, job security, or locating opportunities for professional development.

By the end of the module learners will be able to:

  • Understand their priorities in terms of improving their work circumstances
  • Identify the skills they’ve learned/gained within their current role and how these skills can be transferred to a new role or job application
  • Understand how personal experience can also be used to highlight transferable skills
  • Understand how to identify and assess new opportunities for development or change


Looking for resources to support your learners in finding better work opportunities through online networking? Why not explore these tools from LinkedIn:

  1. Job search checklist

This checklist supports your learners to attract employers, grow their professional skills, and connect to new job opportunities through a standout LinkedIn profile.

  1. Rock your LinkedIn profile video

This tutorial will lead your students through how to create a LinkedIn profile that best represents them, with tips on choosing a profile photo, creating a custom headline, writing a personal summary, how to highlight work experience and more. You will need to sign into LinkedIn to access this free resource.