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Careers Workshops

Employability workshops for Semester One Autumn 2017.

University of Bradford students and graduates are welcome to attend our regular workshops led by an employer or one of our career consultants.

This year we have three themes to our workshops:

  • Career Essentials - covering a wide range of employability skills and job hunting techniques
  • Professional Insights - invited speakers from industry give advice and information from their point of view
  • Expanding Your Horizons - covering further study, opportunities abroad and more...

Booking is required for all our workshops: Click on the workshop title or go to the University's Workshops page and click Careers (for All) to access the full schedule and reserve your place.

WorkshopDescriptionWhen and where

Career Essentials:

Effective Interviews

Types of interviews – telephone, video (live/automated), face-to-face and briefly on multiple mini interviews (MMI).

Interview structure, content and answering different types of questions (strengths, competency, values and CV/Applications based). See the full details and reserve a place.

Friday, 17 Nov 2017, 16:00-18:00, B0.03 Chesham.

Professional Insights:

GHD Engineering Meet & Greet

GHD are on campus to meet Engineering students and talk about their graduate opportunities. Read more and book a place. Wednesday, 22 Nov 2017, 13:00 - 16:00, Room B0.26a Chesham

Professional Insights:

FDM - Video Interviews & Assessment Centres

Part One: Introduction to Video Interviews: This is your chance to discover what to expect, how to prepare and excel. Book now.

Part Two: Assessment Centres: An employer-led workshop providing students with an understanding of the stages employers go through when assessing graduates; looking at competencies, group exercises and assessment etiquette. Reserve your place.

Wednesday, 29 Nov 2017

Part One: 14:00-15:00

Part Two: 15:30-17:00

B0.26a Chesham.

 Career Essentials:

Psychometric Tests

*Session at Emm Lane Campus 

An overview of Psychometric tests in general – what are they and when are they used? Book now.

Wednesday, 29 Nov 2017, 14:00 - 16:00, TSO.24/25, Titus Salt Building, Emm Lane, FoML .

 

Careers Fair Workshop:

Routes into Secondary Teaching

 

Part of the Routes Into Teaching Careers Fair.

An overview of secondary teaching as a career, including applying, gaining experience and financial support. See more and book your place.

Thursday, 30 Nov 2017, 13:30 - 14:30, Room 0.50 Student Central.

Career Essentials:

International Students-job search on leaving the UK / returning home

This session will be of interest to international students who are looking to apply for roles within the UK and those preparing to leave the UK on completion of their studies, covering a range of topics. See the details and book your place. Wednesday, 06 Dec 2017, 14:00-16:00, B0.26a Chesham 

Career Essentials:

Linking up on LinkedIn WEBINAR

*Online webinar session-reserve your place for login details.

So you know about LinkedIn and maybe you have an account but are you making the most of the world's largest online professional network? 

This webinar will introduce you to LinkedIn, what it has to offer and how you can use it to develop your personal brand and online presence. See the full details and register.

Wednesday, 06 Dec 2017, 16:30-17:30 
Career Essentials:

Confidence building for Career Success

Featuring practical confidence boosting techniques to help you move ahead with their career planning. See more and book your place. Thursday, 07 Dec 2017, 16:00-17:30, B0.03 Chesham .

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