Career Kickstart

Are you looking to kickstart your career? You may know exactly where you want to be and what you want to do. On the other hand, perhaps you have no idea where you're headed next, but know a change is on the cards. Whatever your situation, Open Study College is here to help you with free career support, resources and advice.

If you’re looking for help in getting your career off the ground, whether that means progressing in your current job or embarking on a brand new challenge, we’re here to help.

Not only do we offer over 650 courses that can transform your future, everyone that enrols with Open Study College receives exclusive employment support, including:

  • A free CV critique – we’ll send you a link where you can upload your CV to receive a completely free list of recommendations on how you can improve your CV to be in with a better chance of landing an interview.
  • Job hunting support – we work with a nationwide recruitment company who will help you find your dream job.
  • An employability guide – developed to help you understand the skills employers are looking for from their current workforce and when recruiting. This is to help you prepare for an interview and is usually available exclusively for OSC students, however for a limited time only we’re offering this as free help and advice for everyone. Download the guide here.
  • Career guides – available for free here, where you can find out everything you need to know about certain career paths in case you’re thinking of a change of career but you’re not sure where to begin.

As soon as you enrol with Open Study College you’ll be able to take advantage of all of these benefits and more to help you kickstart your career.

We also partner with a number of experts to enable us to offer even more free guidance and support – and not just to OSC students. The support below is available both to those studying with us and those who aren’t.

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    Free career guidance sessions

    We know that it’s often hard to sell your skills and experience to employers when looking for a new job. Whether in a CV, LinkedIn profile, or even in a job interview, it is a challenge many people face, which is why we’ve teamed up with Career Professional, Maria to offer free support to you!

    Maria runs Clear from the Crowd, a business that offers advice and support for people looking for their next job. Over the last couple of months, Maria has helped dozens of people with their CVs, cover letters, LinkedIn profiles, job applications, interview techniques and more, and is offering a limited number of one-to-one sessions via Zoom throughout June 2021.

    To book a session with Maria, visit her website, here, but be quick, they’re sure to book up fast! Quote ‘OSC’ when you enquire.

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