Counselling and Careers Development Unit

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Career & Job Search Skills Support

CCDU CV & Cover Letter Documents:

Career Support Sites - South African:

Career Support - International:

  • The University of Manitoba in Canada has a very helpful resource on career planning.
  • This Web site has been designed as a supplement to Dick Bolles book, "What Color is Your Parachute?". It s a great site with useful links.
  • The Career Key is another great site with a quick on-line personality/aptitude test. Try it!
  • Visit the pace career centre on
  • Open Colleges Australia for career information and a great page on building a CV:
  • Academic Invest:  For useful information on current career paths and their descriptions.

 Skills Development: 

  • FutureLearn - a useful site offering several short courses on a range of topics for free.