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.

Deciding what to do? Find these events in the list below to book:
Are you getting the most out of your Careers Service?
Career management
Career Management for mature students and career changers
Postgraduate Study
Want to find work? Find these events in the list below to book:
How to find a graduate job
Where to find jobs (small group Q&A)
LinkedIn Jobhunting
Finding experience (small group Q&A)
Finding Virtual Experience and Opportunities Online
Finding a part-time job
Virtual volunteering
Finding LGBTQ+ inclusive employers
Finding disability confident employers
Developing resilience in the recruitment process


Want practical skills? Find these events in the list below to book:
How to get started with LinkedIn
How good is your LinkedIn profile?
Creating a Professional Online Presence
Creating a great CV
Covering letters (the basics)
Succeeding in applications
Breaking down job descriptions
Answering application questions
Succeeding in applications (small group Q&A)
Talk about your skills
Interview Skills
Video Interview Skills
Selection tests (previously called Psychometric testing)
Virtual Assessment Centres
Breaking down Assessment Centre Case-Study Tasks
Want to progress once you get the job? Find these events in the list below to book:
Professional work behaviour
Networking online

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.

Career Management Events
Employer Events
Externally organised Events
Job Hunting Skills Events
Q&A session - Finding experience (small group) 9-Apr 11:00 12:00
Q&A session - Where to find jobs (small group) 9-Apr 13:00 14:00
How to find a graduate job 12-Apr 12:00 13:00
Breaking down job descriptions 13-Apr 11:00 12:00
Virtual Assessment Centres 13-Apr 12:00 13:00
Answering application questions 14-Apr 11:00 12:00
Developing resilience in the recruitment process 14-Apr 13:00 14:00
Creating a great CV 14-Apr 15:00 16:00
Bitesize session: Succeeding in applications 15-Apr 13:00 13:30
Video Interview Skills 15-Apr 15:00 16:00
Selection tests 16-Apr 14:00 15:00
Bitesize session: Finding experience 19-Apr 15:00 15:30
Finding Virtual Experience and Opportunities Online 21-Apr 13:00 14:00
Covering letters (the basics) 22-Apr 10:00 11:00
Networking Online 22-Apr 13:00 14:00
Bitesize session: Where to find jobs 23-Apr 11:00 13:30
Professional work behaviour 23-Apr 13:00 14:00
Bitesize session: Finding experience 26-Apr 11:00 11:30
Creating a great CV 26-Apr 13:00 14:00
Are you getting the most out of your Careers Service? 27-Apr 11:00 12:00
Video Interview Skills 27-Apr 14:00 15:00
Talk about your skills 29-Apr 11:00 12:00
How to find a graduate job 29-Apr 16:00 17:00
Bitesize session: Succeeding in applications 30-Apr 13:30 14:00
LinkedIn Events
How to get started with LinkedIn 19-Apr 11:00 12:00
Creating a Professional Online Presence 20-Apr 11:00 12:00
How good is your LinkedIn profile? 20-Apr 13:00 14:00
LinkedIn Jobhunting 28-Apr 15:00 16:00
How good is your LinkedIn profile? 30-Apr 12:00 13:00
Study Plus Events - find out more
Work Experience
Virtual Volunteering 28-Apr 13:00 14:00

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.

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Last Updated: 08/04/2021