Step 1: Register for EDGE
The most important thing is to get started but where do you start? First of all you need to register for EDGE.
You can choose your activities but to help you get started we're highlighting the activities BELOW as the perfect launchpad for your EDGE Award journey.
Self Awareness & Reflection
The development of your self awareness is like developing the foundation for your success.
Understanding your strengths, weakness, preferences and interests will help you make better decisions about your career, job search and skills development.
It can also help build your confidence.
This self directed activity is the perfect start and will also help you figure out the skills you need to develop through other EDGE activities and experiences.
Work Experience Skills Builder
If you currently have a part time job then you are developing key employability skills for your future.
In our experience students can often under play these skills and experiences when they are actually pivotal experiences in your skills development.
This EDGE activity is about helping you make the connection between your part time job experience and your key employability skills.
This will help you improve your self awareness and confidence.
Help and advice
If you need advice on your EDGE Award journey please get in touch.
Our expert Employability Advisor team can help you choose activities that will you help you develop the skills and qualities you need.