What is a Professional Profile?

A professional profile is a brief summary of your skills, strengths, and key experiences. It also should convey what you are seeking or what you have to offer the person reading it.

 

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Sample Assessment

Relevant GLO’s

Task

Develop a professional public digital identity on a platform of your choosing. You will design your identity to be an authentic reflection of who you are, who you want to be, and to support your career development.

Your submission will consist of:

  • Part A: Links to your digital identity ; AND
  • Part B: A 500 word reflection describing key content and design decisions, with reference to ethical, legal and safety considerations.
Sample Rubric Lines
CRITERION High Distinction  Distinction  Credit  Pass  Fail 
Ethically, legally, safely and critically use technology to select, create and share information and participate in online learning, professional and social communities.

Identify appropriate use of online spaces.

Controlled disclosure of personal and professional information.

Images on all social communities are appropriate.

Evaluate what is appropriate online content to online learning, professional and social communities by reflecting on examples

Creates a personal philosophy to ethically, legally, safely and critically use technology in online content, using examples to justify their reasoning.

Identify appropriate use of online spaces.

Controlled disclosure of personal and professional information.

Images on all social communities are appropriate.

Analyse the impact that online content can have on individuals, professional and personally, using examples. Argues the importance of using appropriate online content in online learning, professional and social communities.

Identify appropriate use of online spaces.

Controlled disclosure of personal and professional information.

Images on all social communities are appropriate.

Explains the importance of  appropriate online content to ethically, legally, safely and critically use technology in online learning, professional and social communities, and how it can impact on personal and professional image.

Identify appropriate use of online spaces.

Controlled disclosure of personal and professional information.

Images on all social communities are appropriate.

Describes decisions about appropriate online content to ethically, legally, safely and critically use technology  in online learning, professional and social communities.

Does not identify appropriate use of online spaces.

Does not control disclosure of personal and professional information.

Images on all social communities are not appropriate.

Does not describe decisions about appropriate online content to ethically, legally, safely and critically use technology  in online learning, professional and social communities.

CRITERION High Distinction  Distinction  Credit  Pass  Fail 
Possess the knowledge and understanding of the discipline and the nature of professionalism required for the given profession or discipline in contemporary societies

Identify information relevant to the discipline and describe how it affects the nature of professionalism.

Reflect on a variety of information and then hypothesise how that could then be applied in throughout their profession.

Identify information relevant to the discipline and describe how it affects the nature of professionalism. Analyse a variety of information to apply to their profession in an appropriate manner

Identify information relevant to the discipline and describe how it affects the nature of professionalism.

Combine and describe different sources of information relevant to the profession.

Identify information relevant to the discipline and describe how it affects the nature of professionalism. Does not identify information relevant to the discipline or describe how it affects the nature of professionalism.

 

Resources

http://www.csu.edu.au/__data/assets/word_doc/0004/2536564/Portfolio-PT-EPT329.doc

https://www.hamline.edu/uploadedFiles/Hamline_WWW/Offices_-_Student_Services/Career_Development_Center/Documents/Creating%20Your%20Professional%20Profile.pdf

https://resumegenius.com/how-to-write-a-resume/professional-profile-writing-guide