We offer material to get you started by yourself. If you feel like you need more support, you can follow a training in a large or small group or make an appointment for individual career coaching. More details about the services of the career coaches can be found on Blackboard. Or contact STIP!
If you prefer to work autonomously and at your own pace, you can use the workbook 'Kijk op Kiezen' (in Dutch) or the digital career platform 'Career Center UAntwerpen'. Career Center UAntwerpen includes job vacancies, job application tips, tests and tools to find out which job suits you best, job fairs and other events,… It also offers the Career Fitness Profiler: a scientifically based self-test to assess your work values, career competences and energy stress balance. As long as you are a student at the University of Antwerp, the test is free! You can of course request extra support from a career coach at any time by making an appointment via STIP. Important: would you like to discuss your results of the Career Fitness Profiler? Make sure to mention this when you make an appointment.
Would you rather receive help in person? The career coaches organize tips & tricks sessions and workshops (in Dutch, online and on campus) on various themes: finding a job that suits you, writing a CV and motivation letter, practicing a job interview ... The emphasis is on increasing your career skills in a (small) group, so that you can also learn from others.. More details about the tips & tricks sessions and the workshops can be found on Blackboard (only in Dutch). Or contact STIP!
Do you have a specific question that requires a customized approach? Then make an appointment for individual career coaching online or on campus. First, the career coach will explore which questions you have and what type of support you need. Next, counseling can be aimed at gaining insight or at developing specific skills and career competences, e.g., getting to know yourself better, learning to network, drawing up an attractive CV, writing a motivation letter, conducting an interview, getting to know the work field, learning to manage your career yourself, ... A session takes about 45 minutes. The number of sessions is not set in advance, but many students are helped after a few sessions.