Getting Started Guide

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Joining GradSkills is free, and getting started is easy. Here is an overview of the steps you need to take to set up your account and start applying to jobs.

Sign up for free

Create your free GradSkills account at

Complete your profile

Before you can apply to jobs, you need to complete your GradSkills profile. Use your profile to showcase your interests, skills and experience.

See our guide on how to set up your profile here.

Set up payment

Getting paid for your work on GradSkills is fast, simple & secure. Just set up your payment details once, and then apply and work as much as you want and get paid automatically. You’ll be prompted to set up payment when you go to the ‘Search Jobs’ page.

We use Stripe to manage payments on GradSkills. When you set up payment, you’ll be directed to create a free GradSkills-connected Stripe account. You can then add & manage your bank details directly on GradSkills.

See our complete guide to setting up payment here.

Apply to jobs

Once you’ve set up your profile and set up payment, you’re ready to apply to jobs and start working! Search for jobs via ‘JOBS’ in the top menu, or via the ‘Search Jobs’ button on your Profile page.

How jobs work

To ensure a smooth on-boarding and successful first interactions with clients, we highly recommend new users read our short introductory article explaining how jobs work on GradSkills.

Additional Resources

If you need help at any point along the way, use these resources to get the answers you need.

Help Center

To find explanations and detailed guides on popular topics, visit our help center.

In-App Chat

You can reach us at any time on GradSkills via the Messenger button at the bottom of your screen. You’ll get a response right away when our customer care team is online, otherwise you can leave us a message and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.

Email Support

You can also reach us from anywhere at

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