Enhancing Employability: Policy, Practice and Reality. Dr Sandra Hill R ay McMaster Lindsay McDonald. Agenda UWS approach to graduate attributes and employability What is a modern graduate? How the Employability Link facilitates employability Careers Service role
Dr Sandra Hill
Literacy & Numeracy skills
Flexibility and readiness
Communication Skills (written and verbal)
Planning & organisational skills
Self management and motivation
How do we as the facilitate employability.
Dr. Sandra Hill
Some groups become closed and restrict access (bridging to bonding social capital)
“ We were a very closed group. It was into class and heads down. It would have been too difficult to let anyone new come into the group”.