Careers and Employability Service

Events

The Careers & Employability Service run a wide range of events throughout the year including skills workshops and opportunities to meet with employers on campus.

The events below are available to book by using our online system which current students can log into with student credentials, graduated students can register to use this too. These events are updated weekly.

Study Plus What makes you tick: Finding a career that works for YOU 23-Nov 15:00 17:00
Virtual Assessment Centres 23-Nov 13:30 14:30
Creating a great CV 24-Nov 14:00 15:00
Finding LGBTQ+ inclusive employers 24-Nov 11:00 12:00
How to connect using LinkedIn 24-Nov 10:00 10:30
Networking Online 24-Nov 12:30 13:30
Blind in Business & Local Government Association Q&A Webinar 25-Nov 12:00 13:00
LinkedIn Jobhunting 25-Nov 11:00 12:00
Study Plus - Photography Session 3 Composition 25-Nov 14:00 17:00
Study Plus -ASPIRE Workshop 4 – Creating a prototype 25-Nov 15:00 17:00
Developing resilience in the recruitment process 26-Nov 13:00 14:00
Insight into a career as a Recruitment Consultant 26-Nov 11:00 12:00
Study Plus Can I say that? An introduction to inclusive language 26-Nov 15:00 17:30
Talk about your skills 26-Nov 10:00 10:30
Creating a great CV 27-Nov 11:00 12:00
Professional work behaviour 27-Nov 14:00 15:00
Study Plus -Coaching Skills 27-Nov 15:00 17:00
Study Plus - Editing and Proofreading 30-Nov 10:30 12:00
Study Plus What makes you tick: Finding a career that works for YOU 30-Nov 15:00 17:00
Study Plus - Introduction to Management by Kate Gardner 30-Nov 13:30 15:00
Unilever Industrial Placement Assessment Centre Workshop 30-Nov 12:00 13:30
Creating a great CV 1-Dec 13:30 14:30
Finding disability confident employers 1-Dec 11:00 12:00
Talk about your skills 1-Dec 10:00 10:30
Unilever Graduate Scheme Assessment Centre Workshop 1-Dec 15:00 16:30
Blind in Business & The Tate Q&A Webinar 2-Dec 13:00 14:00
Interview Skills 2-Dec 14:30 15:30
Postgraduate Study 2-Dec 12:00 13:00
Study Plus - Photography Session 4 Moments 2-Dec 14:00 17:00
Study Plus -ASPIRE Workshop 5 – Build your pop-up website 2-Dec 15:00 17:00
Covering letters (the basics) 3-Dec 10:00 10:30
FDM: How to ace an interview 3-Dec 13:00 14:30
Selection tests 3-Dec 13:00 14:00
Creating a great CV 4-Dec 12:00 13:00
Study Plus - Emergency First Aid – 4 hours 5-Dec 10:00 14:00
Creating a great CV 7-Dec 12:30 13:30
Blind in Business & ITV Q&A Webinar 8-Dec 12:30 13:30
How good is your LinkedIn profile? 8-Dec 12:00 13:00
How to get started with LinkedIn 8-Dec 10:00 10:30
Virtual Volunteering 8-Dec 11:00 12:00
Professional work behaviour 9-Dec 11:00 12:00
Creating a great CV 10-Dec 14:00 15:00
Developing resilience in the recruitment process 10-Dec 13:00 14:00
Networking Online 10-Dec 15:00 16:00
Study Plus -ASPIRE Workshop 6 – Who is your customer? 11-Dec 15:00 17:00

To view the full event details and to book a place visit https://careers.kent.ac.uk/
By attending workshops you will also be developing Graduate Attributes
We also have a number of online learning resources available.

Careers Fairs

Careers Fair 2020 (20 October 2020, Sports Centre, Canterbury campus)

The Careers Fair is an opportunity for students of all degree subjects to meet with exhibitors offering a variety of graduate and undergraduate opportunities, ranging from Graduate Schemes, Year in Industry placements and Summer Internships to Insight Days. 

KSLS Law Fair (Autumn term – date & venue tbc)

Organised by the Kent Student Law Society, the Law Fair offers an excellent opportunity for both law and non-law students to network with leading local, national and international law firms.

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Last Updated: 23/11/2020