Career Portfolio

Career Portfolio

The Career Portfolio Programme is specially designed for first year students and is a useful tool to take to interviews with you, as it shows employers that you have taken the time to organise your career planning and job search.

The Career Portfolio will contain a sample Resume and Cover Letter, Transcript of Grades, List of References (contacted and confirmed), SIGI³ Self-Assessment Results, Possible Career Choices, Career Development Information, Copies of CAPE, CXC, O’levels, A’levels, Employment Credentials (where applicable), Skills and Competencies, Copies of Letters of Recommendation, Copies of Competency Exam Results, Special Awards.

In addition to gathering the above information, students will have the opportunity to chart their educational path and co-curricular involvement. They will be able to identify careers being considered as well as possible places of employment. Church and community activities, work-study experience as well as workplace experience will be itemised.

For further information on this programme, please contact Placement and Career Services, upstairs the Office of Graduate Studies and Research; Tel: 927-1650, 935-8224; Email: placemnt@uwimona.edu.jm