We have lots of great events coming up this term, including our International Students Careers Week – see below for some highlights. For the full list, see careers.qmul.ac.uk/events
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30/01 – Get into Teaching!
Join the Department for Education (DfE) for an introduction to the teaching profession, an overview of what to expect in the role, and a chance to ask questions about your teacher training options. ARK Teacher Training and TeachFirst also confirmed to attend.
31/01 – Diversity in the Civil Service
The Civil Service Fast Stream invites you to a panel discussion about the importance of diversity in Whitehall with current civil servants from a range of backgrounds and departments.
This session, delivered by PwC, is designed to highlight key employability skills you’ve learnt throughout your course, and showcase how these skills are transferable across a range of different careers.
Hear from Arctic Shores, whose games-based assessments are used by the BBC, Deloitte, Vodafone, RBS, Citi, Network Rail (to name but a few). Learn about the different games being used by these organisations, have a go at playing one of their games, and discuss the future of recruitment gamification.
Some employers are moving away from using competency-based interview questions to using a strengths-based interview approach. Hear from the FDM group about how to prepare for strengths-based questions and how be successful in this type of assessment.
12/02-16/02 – International Students Careers Week events – *look out for further information*
15/02 – QMUL Jobs Market
This is your chance to meet employers face-to-face and apply for live job opportunities. The employers will largely be recruiting for their summer internship programmes, local part-time work and work experience.
Learn about the importance of digital for businesses and your own career, and get top tips from Google on how to market a business online.