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This section of the website is devoted to live Q&A sessions with our own advisers or external employers. We will promote the Live Q&A’s in advance and you can also access session archives below.

Lincoln Award – Apply

This is the final stage of the Lincoln Award and focusses your development so far on the recruitment process.  You need to complete all the elements below and pass the Assessment Centre to complete the award.

CV Review Tool

Put your CV through our CV Review Tool. This tool uses AI technology to read your CV and provide instant feedback.  Many employers use Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) which apply this technology.

We recommend you keep working on the feedback suggestions until you achieve a score of above 70. To evidence please upload a screenshot of your feedback on your digital pathway.

To get started please log-in here using your University username and password; CV Review Tool sign in.

Skills Assessment Review

You will return to your Skills Assessment before completing the session below- further details will be sent to you.

Communicating Skills to Employers

This recorded session will allow you to reflect on your journey so far, the skills you have developed and career ideas you have formed.  Self-directed activities will support you to develop your confidence applying your skills to any recruitment process. Click here to watch. 

Preparing for the Assessment Centre

This 1-hour long group session will prepare you for the Assessment Centre Experience.  It will focus on how to approach activities and provide suggestions and tips for maximising your score.  This is a live session, and you can book this through your digital pathway.

Assessment Centre Experience

To complete the Lincoln Award, you must meet the pass criteria at one of our assessment centres.  We provide assessment centres throughout the year, so you won’t ever have too long to wait when you are ready to finish. Each of our Assessment Centres is partnered with an employer to ensure you have the most realistic experience.  You can see more details on our assessment centres here: 

Assessment Centre Experience