World Service Enquiry provides information and career advice to people who want to volunteer or work in international development.
experience and knowledge of the sector WSE offers specialist
career information to people who are at the start of their
career or new to the international development sector.
In association with IdentityCareers
WSE offers specialist
workshops with a unique
focus on International Development.
International Development CV Workshop.
Tuesday Evening - 7 May. London
packed hours we will teach you how write an
International Development CV that will
get you noticed.
From attending this workshop you
will be able to move your career forward;
get motivated and get advice from sector experts.
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to writing your CV, based on our extensive experience and expertise in working
with hundreds of international development job seekers.
Find out about the different types
of CVs and which one is best for you
Learn how to create a personal
profile that will catch the eye of the recruiter
Discover what some of the most
requested skills are for international development jobs
Understand how best to present all
your professional experience, including your volunteer
You know you want to work for an international development agency but are unsure what's out there and where you fit in. We offer tailor made advice sessions to help you gain clarity about finding a job with a charity or NGO more>
Spring discounts now available
Do you want to volunteer overseas and don't know where to start? Let our free advice and expert
booklet Volunteer for Development help you understand the sector and make an informed choice about relevant volunteer agencies more>
Do you want to find paid work in the international development sector either in the UK or overseas? You can identify opportunity within the sector though a range of our services and free information and our jobs page
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10 years WSE has presented the enormously popular seminar 'Getting into International Development' to over 1,800 people at
Listen to last year's podcast on the KnowHow NonProfit website:
International development: the inside track
Kevin Cusack from World Service Enquiry
How to break into International Development: Debate
Kevin Cusack – World Service Enquiry
Katherine Tubb – 2Way Development
Shelley Reynolds – VSO
Jeff Riley – The Careers Group University of London
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