Careers and Employability Service


Across Faculty role providing opportunities for Students and Employers to engage with each other; for students to gain knowledge and experience to enable them to make informed choices regarding their chosen career, and for Employers wishing to recruit University of Kent undergraduates and graduates and build relationships with Academic departments throughout the University.

Contact Information


Careers and Employability Service, The University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7ND Tel: 01227 823299 Email:

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  • Building relationships with Employers and encouraging relationships between Employers and Academic departments
  • Events management
  • Encouraging students to take part in extra-curricular activities and to recognise the value of them
  • Advising students on their online profiles and personal branding
  • Building and maintaining relationships with Alumni

Professional Responsibility

  • Employer / External Liaison
  • Organises the Employability Festival and Careers Fair on the Canterbury campus
  • Employer / Student engagement - Coordinates an ongoing programme of on-campus presentations and skills workshops
  • UK & International Placement Development
  • Supporting students seeking extra-curricular work experience and international placement opportunities



Careers and Employability Service - © University of Kent

The University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7ND, T: +44 (0)1227 764000 ext. 3299

Last Updated: 03/05/2018