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Careers Workshops

Summer 2018 - The Bradford Graduate Programme

This year's summer workshops are part of our Bradford Graduate Programme for students graduating this year, but all current students and previous years' graduates are welcome to attend.

The workshops are a four-part series, designed to help you through the various stages of the job hunting process. There are various dates available for each workshop, and you can attend one, two, three or all four as required.

Click the workshop title for the available sessions, or individual dates for time, location and booking info.

WorkshopWhen and where

BGP ONE: THE PLAN

  • We will help you review your career and job ideas and plan your next steps.
  • How to evaluate and match your knowledge, skills and qualities to meet future employer’s requirements 
  • Refresh your job seeking strategy and gain confidence; learn how the Career and Employability Services can help you achieve your goals.

Weds 6 June, 10:00 - 13:00, 0.50 Student Central

Tues 3 July, 10:00 - 13:00, 0.50 Student Central

Weds 25 July, 10:00 - 13:00, B0.02 Chesham

Weds 29 Aug, 10:00 - 13:00, 0.50 Student Central

BGP TWO: THE APPLICATION

  • Find out how best to market yourself to employers and learn useful tips for effective applications (CVs, covering letters, applications and personal statements).
  • Understand the importance of having a strong personal brand with a professional social media presence, including LinkedIn.
  • We include useful resources and explain how Career and Employability Services can support you to make winning applications.

Tues 12 June, 11:00 - 13:00, 0.50 Student Central

Thurs 12 July, 11:00 - 13:00, 0.46 Student Central

Weds 25 July, 14:00 - 16:00, b0.02 Chesham

Weds 29 Aug, 14:00 - 16:00, 0.50 Student Central

BGP THREE: THE INTERVIEW

  • This session will give an overview of personal presentation, in particular interviews.
  • You will have a chance to practice some typical interview questions and receive feedback.  Feel free to bring a job advert to the workshop.
  • We will provide hints and tips and useful resources and explain how Career and Employability Services can help you get that job

Tues 12 June, 14:00 - 16:00, 0.50 Student Central

Thurs 12 July, 14:00 - 16:00, 0.50 Student Central

Thurs 2 Aug, 11:00 - 13:00, 0.50 Student Central

Tues 4 Sept, 11:00 - 13:00, 0.50 Student Central

BGP FOUR: THE ASSESSMENT CENTRE

  • Practice a range of activities and exercises that you may experience at an employer assessment centre
  • Receive feedback from experienced consultants on  your performance
  • Find out how the Career and Employability Service can support you further with your preparation for assessment centre and other recruitment processes

Thurs 21 June, 11:00 - 16:00, 0.50 Student Central

Weds 8 Aug, 11:00 - 16:00, 0.50 Student Central

 

All graduates are welcome to attend our regular series of workshops during the academic year.

 

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