PowerUp Your Career
PowerUp gives you the information and inspiration you need to find a job that meets your needs and goals. Gain confidence, knowledge and supportive insight into finding employment, all while figuring out what makes you tick and learning to know your value.
You have a lot to offer and a job that fits you is out there. Take the first step and set off along the path to PowerUp your career.
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PowerUp Your Knowledge And SkillsIf you've been figuring out what your skills are and what you want to do, you may find you need to upskill or retrain.
PowerUp Your Support Networks And ConnectionsThere is so much support out there for all career paths, check out our lists on where to get help and advice.
Find someone who’s been there and done it and happy to share, challenge, and support you in your ambition. Then challenge yourself to do what feels uncomfortable or just outside what you think is your reach - make it a goal, and make a plan. Even if you don’t quite get there on the first attempt you’ll learn a load and make yourself ready for the next one.”Charlotte Walshe - CEO Jade Software
It's important to support women into roles they may (incorrectly) perceive they're not qualified for, to advocate for potential employees to back themselves, be open to learning and prepared to work their way up. First and foremost, we look for a can-do attitude, great work ethic, loyalty, and positivity. Having a growth mindset and a willingness to pitch in with tasks that might lie outside your position description can go a long way to helping you achieve your career goals.”Peri Drysdale - Untouched World, Founder & Chief Executive
Real life journeys from 4 Canterbury women on how they Powered Up their career.
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PowerUp Your Career is designed to inspire, inform and connect so you can find a job that’s fit for you. If there’s something you’re not sure about or just need some extra guidance, you can contact us here: