AboutTASTE Academy provides career development services through the Student Services Office which assists students with personal & career development while at school, help them become employable, self-confident and self-aware. Ultimately, by taking advantage of these services, students should be able to achieve career goals and succeed in their future career.
Our services include:
- One-on-one confidential discussions with a Career Development adviser
- Career development workshops
- Personal development workshops
- Tips & Tricks on career related issues
- Career assessments & guidance if you are undecided about the fittest career path for you
- Working experience and volunteering opportunities while at school.
Walk-in appointments are 15 minutes in length and start from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM, from Monday to Friday in the Student Services Office. Walk-ins can be used for quick questions, resume reviews, cover letter reviews or to find out more about Career Development Services.
Please call 0268455401 between 09:00 AM to 4:00 PM to schedule an appointment with the Career Development adviser. Appointment times range from 30 minutes to 1 hour in length.
Be prepared to answer a few questions regarding your reason for appointment and to give your name, email address and phone number.
CAREER & PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS
The secret to career success is blending:
- Work that you ENJOY
- Work at which you EXCEL (you are good at)
You can NOW develop your soft skills and EXCEL at work, by participating at any of the designated workshops.
TASTE Academy organizes these meetings yearly, at no cost, to further help you continue develop yourself both personally and professionally. You will notice in the calendar that each academic year has certain designated courses so, follow your academic year in the calendar. Senior students can join workshops designated for junior students but within a certain number of available seats. Each workshop is limited to 20 participants and we are going to fill in the seats according to the “first come first served” principle. We will organize extra workshops if many of you are interested in attending any of the workshops.
The workshops are free and optional but you need to sign up if you are interested in joining a specific one. For details about the time and place and in order to sign up, you should let us know at email:
firstname.lastname@example.org or come by the Career Development Office in the Student Services Office.
The deadline to register for a workshop is 2 days before the workshop.
BA – 1st year should attend
- Non-verbal communication
- Develop active listening and empathy
- Assertive communication
BA – 2nd year should attend
- Business correspondence
- Budgeting and personal financial planning
- Time Management
BA – 3rd year should attend
- Plan your next career step
- Job search strategy and research
- Personal branding