Careers Events Coming Up…

Week beginning 12th February




  • Commercial Awareness 13:00 – 14:00 – KLT5  – Keynes College – C
    Graduate recruiters in all job sector expect you to have commercial awareness (it’s not just about commerce!) Find out why it’s important, how it’s tested and how to master this topic.
  • Finding LGBTQ+ inclusive employers 12:00 – 13:00 – Online
    What is an LGBTQ+-inclusive employer and how do I find one?
  • Getting the most out of your careers service 15:00 – 16:00 – Online
    Find out about the key services provided to students/graduates and useful tools to help you in your next steps
  • Speed Interviewing (Medway) 11:00 – 12:00 – G4-12  – Gillingham Building – M
    Want to understand more about the interview process and what the interview panel are looking for? Come along to this session to find out more.
  • Study Plus Introducing Work Secrets by Gemma Levitas 13:30 – 16:00 – Online
    Looking for tips to help you thrive in the workplace?
  • Study Plus- Accepting a job offer and negotiating contracts 11:00 – 12:00 – Online
    Congratulations – you got the job! Now it’s time to consider the details. This session is your guide through the steps from a verbal offer, to signing on the dotted line and how to make sure you get the right reward for your hard work ahead.



  • Do something great – volunteer! 15:00 – 16:00 – Online
    Interested in Volunteering? Come along to this session to find out how you can get more involved.
  • Making applications 12:00 – 13:00 – KLT5  – Keynes College – C
    Making applications to graduate schemes, job roles, postgraduate study? Come to this session to discover how to create and submit engaging and targeted applications.
  • Speed Interviewing 13:00 – 14:00 – KLT5  – Keynes College – C
    Want to understand more about the interview process and what the interview panel are looking for? Come along to this session to find out more.
  • Study Plus Introduction to Marketing 11:00 – 12:30 – Online
    Could a career in marketing be right for you? Alternatively, if you wanted to start your own business, would you know how to market and promote it?


  • LinkedIn Drop-in 13:00 – 14:00 – CSPC1- Cornwallis South – C
    Attend this Drop In session to have the chance to get some support as you continue to work on your LinkedIn presence. We’ll have a checklist for you to work your way through,  and we’ll be on hand to answer your questions and take a look as needed!
  • Study Plus Introduction to Assertiveness by Alvin Ramsamy 12:30 – 14:00 – Online
    Explore the basics of assertiveness and the key concepts of dealing with difficult situations effectively and assertively.
  • Using LinkedIn: Posting, Networking & Job searching (Medway) 12:00 – 13:00 – G4-12  – Gillingham Building – M
    How, what and when to post, how to grow your network, and use the job search functionality. If you’re new to LinkedIn and you’ve not yet attended ‘How to Get Started with LinkedIn’ you may want to begin there
  • Study Plus Using code free tools to create websites and apps 10:30 – 12:00 – Online. Are you familiar with the growing number of tools that exist that will allow you to build websites or mobile apps withoutbeing a technical person

Keep up to date with all things Careers and Employability related using the links below:

  • The Kent Careers Hub for jobs and opportunities, booking appointments and signing up to workshops and events.
  • The Careers and Employability Website for information and resources including CVs, applications, interview preparations, and career research.
  • Careers and Employability Instagram and LinkedIn for regular information and updates from CES.