Get involved and improve your employability

Every year thousands of students gain skills and experience through Brighton Students’ Union that you might not be aware of; Skills that make you more employable and experience that will make you stand out from the crowd. 

When you’re writing your CV, or applying for a job, below should help you link to the skills employers are looking for and help you to link to an experience or activity you might have been involved with through us!

Volunteeting is another fantastic way of doing something rewardiing with your free time - whilst gaining extra employability skills and make your CV stand out to employers. We have a number of brilliant volunteering opportunities for you at BSU, including our Course Reps and Volunteer Officers

Self
Management
Self Assessment
Wellbeing
Career Planning
Personal Development Planning
Core Skills
Communication
Oral Communication and Presentations
Written Communication
Managing emotions
Team working
Networking
Enterprise
Innovation
& Entrepreneurship
Creative Thinking
Opportunity Analysis
Make Things Happen
Commercial Awareness
Entrepreneurship
Research
Information Analysis
Project Management
Problem Solving
Organisational Skills
Resource Gathering