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Services for Recruiters

We are proud to announce that we have now acquired a Careers Service Management System named UWC Career Xplora.  This will allow us to move towards a paperless system and greatly enhance the efficiency and quality of both our service to recruiters and students.


As a Recruiter you can:

§        Create a company profile (upload logos, statistics, photo gallery and multimedia)

§        Upload opportunities (part-time, vacation work/articles, internships, graduate trainee programmes and full-time work)

§        Register to participate in our recruiting events (career fairs, on-campus recruiting, and company presentations).


Get started by logging on to create your employer profile, your profile will be approved within 24 hours. Once approved do log on and check out the Announcements on your Homepage for booking instructions and viewing our Information and Rate Card for 2019.

Career Xplora has greatly enhanced efficiency and quality of services to recruiters and students! Register and create your company profile at no cost during 2019.  Your FREE registration enables you to:

- Feature in the Employer Directory on UWC Career Xplora and ‘Careers by Symplicity’ App

- Full online company profile listing

- Links to your recruitment videos, career web page and social media pages

- Free postings of part-time and internship opportunities

- Updates and reminders about UWC recruitment events and online event bookings.

- Registrations approved within 1 working day if submitted during office hours.

- You will receive email notifications to set your password and a welcome message from

If you need assistance with booking for events online – do reach out to us via the CHAT to EMPLOYER RELATIONS feature on your UWC CAREER XPLORA Homepage or give us a telephone call on 021 959 2436.



The Mock Interview Project assists students to prepare for their job search. Recruiters are
encouraged to participate as this activity enables you to build your brand and market your company to students.

Contact us for suitable dates.


The Careers Xpo provides an opportunity for companies and organisations to market themselves to our students, and build your brand awareness on campus. Students can make personal contact with your representatives and enquire about your company and career opportunities.


Telephonic bookings MUST be confirmed by 14 January 2019 by completing the online registration form.


Law and NGO   


16 April 2019,

10h00 - 14h00



17 April 2019, 

10h00 - 14h00



18 April 2019,

10h00 - 14h30

Information Systems


24 April 2019,

10h00 - 14h30


We facilitate Job Search Skills presentations for students over lunchtimes.

Contact us if you wish to present a topic. (Topics include: strategising your job search, using social media for your job search, interview preparation, what to look for in your contract, etc.).


The “Career Update” magazine contains relevant articles about career development and the job search. The magazine is widely read by our students. To view copies of our past editions visit:


Advertising space is available on the following pages:

§   Inside front cover, full colour, full page

§   Inside and outside back cover, full colour, full page

§   Inside pages, full colour, full page and half page



The Graduate Recruitment Project (GRP) provides a platform for Recruiters to attend on campus information sessions such as: company presentations, showcases and interviews on campus to assist students with their job search and your recruitment needs.


Full Showcase

13 February - 25 October

Timeslot: 09h00 – 15h00

Mini Showcase

13 February - 25 October

Timeslot: 12h00 –14h00

Company Presentation

13 February - 25 October

Timeslot: 13h05 – 13h55

Campus Interview

A maximum of two interview rooms are available per day.

Contact us to discuss possible dates for first semester.



§        Advertising via UWC Career Service (Career Xplora portal, email and Facebook)

§        Placing posters on campus

§        Roaming promoters per day

§        SMS to student cellphone

§        Short-listing of CVs

No charge for advertising part-time, vacation and internship opportunities.

UWC Careers Service voted in the Top 7 'Best Careers Service' and 'Best Careers Fair' at a University in the 2018 South African Graduate Employers Association Employer Survey!


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