Welcome to the Careers Events website!

Below is a list of upcoming events being offered by the Careers Team. In order to book yourself onto any of these events please log-in using your LJMU username and password.

Event Type:

Options for working visas For International Students

Employer Event/Fair

Wednesday 23 Jan 2019

14:30 - 16:00

Room 103, James Parsons Building  (show details)

Address: Room 103 James Parsons Building Byrom St

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Gordon Irving from Jackson Lees Solicitors will be coming to LJMU to deliver a visa session on options for working visas after your studies have been completed. He will cover Tier 1, 2 and 5 of the Points Based System and will be happy to take questions after the session.

Working at Merseyside Police

Employer Event/Fair

Wednesday 23 Jan 2019

15:00 - 17:00

Peter Jost Lower Lecture Theatre  (show details)

Address: Peter Jost Lower Lecture Theatre James Parsons Building Byrom St

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Merseyside Police will be delivering a presentation about non-police office roles that are available to undergraduates. There will be insights from the following departments: Digital Media Support, Digital Forensics, Intelligence Analysis and Traditional Forensics. This talk is open to students from all programmes.

How to ….write an effective CV

Webinar

Thursday 24 Jan 2019

11:00 - 11:30

Online 

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Creating a great first impression with your CV is vital when looking for a job. This 30-minute online class will take you through the basics of how to sell yourself on paper. Please note this session will run as an online class/webinar. Instructions on how to join the session will be sent to you when you register to attend.

Nursing Careers Fair

Employer Event/Fair

Friday 25 Jan 2019

10:00 - 13:00

Tithebarn Street  (show details)

Address: Tithbarn Street Liverpool L2 2AJ

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This event is aimed at nursing students wishing to meet possible employers.

Organisations attending so far (subject to change):
Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Alder Hey Childrem's NHS Foundation Trust, The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust, Cheshire Wirral Partnership Trust, Community Intergrated Care, Countess of Chester, Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust, Liverpool Women's Hospital, St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospital NHS Trust, North Cumbria University Hospital Trust, Brothers of Charity, Royal Navy - M Recruitment, Halton Haven Hospice, The Brain Injury Rehibilitation Trust, Fairfield Independent Hospital, Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust, The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust, NHS Professionals, Mersey Care NHS Trust, Wirral University teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, North West Boroughs Health Care NHS Trust (Formerly 5 boro) Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Employer Event - Careers in the Pharmaceutical Industry

Employer Event/Fair

Friday 25 Jan 2019

13:00 - 16:00

Room 307, James Parsons Building  (show details)

Address: Room 307 James Parsons Building Byrom St

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This event will give students an opportunity to find out about the range of career opportunities within the pharmaceutical industry. It will consist of a series of presentations from employers, followed by an opportunity to network with them. The following speakers are now confirmed for this event: Natalie Cureton (Oncology Scientist at AstraZeneca), Farzana Patel (Production Chemist at William Blythe Ltd), Don Raju (Analytical Chemist at Teva Pharmaceuticals) and Vijay Masaun (Senior Quality Assurance Officer at PharmaPac UK)

‘What next? Career options with my psychology degree’

Workshop

Tuesday 29 Jan 2019

17:00 - 19:00

James Parsons Lower Lecture Theatre & Exhibition area  (show details)

Address: James Parsons Lower Lecture Theatre & Exhibition area Liverpool L3

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: A careers evening has been organised for LJMU Psychology students on the 29th January 2019 from 5-7pm. Employers and psychology alumni will be attending from a range of sectors and professions including health psychology, clinical psychology, talking therapies, an example graduate scheme and private sector organisations such as Unilver. The aim of the event is to give you an insight into the range of different careers open to you after graduation. There will be short presentations, a Q and A panel and networking opportunities with food and drinks. There will also be a number of stands with representatives from the LJMU postgraduate study teams, the Careers Team, SLV Global and HMP Risley mentoring.

Careers in the Cosmetics Industry Event

Workshop

Wednesday 30 Jan 2019

13:30 - 16:30

Lower James Parsons Exhibition Space, James Parsons Building  (show details)

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This event will give students the opportunity to find out about Careers within the Cosmetic Science Industry. This event will include presentations from employers who are representing the following companies: Walgreens Boots Alliance, Unilever, British Society of Perfumers, Brenntag, Croda and TRI Princeton. Although this event may be of particular interest to science students it is open to students from any degree subject. The format of the event is as follows: 1.30pm to 3.30pm - employer presentations, and then 3.30pm to 4.30pm - a chance to network with the employers.

How to ….. prepare for an interview

Webinar

Friday 01 Feb 2019

11:00 - 11:30

Online 

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Interviews can be a daunting experience. This 30-minute online class will outline how to best prepare yourself and give you top tips for a successful performance. Please note this session will run as an online class/webinar. Instructions on how to join the session will be sent to you when you register to attend.

Network2Learn at Byrom Career Zone

Employer Event/Fair

Tuesday 05 Feb 2019

10:00 - 15:00

Byrom Careers Zone, James Parsons Building  (show details)

Address: Byrom Careers Zone James Parsons Building

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Promoting paid school based internships for L5 undergraduates studying maths and physics in June/July 2019. The internship aims to develop communication, interpersonal, planning and organisational skills and to provide experience of teaching maths and/or physics in excellent schools.

Graduate Schemes Uncovered

Webinar

Tuesday 05 Feb 2019

10:30 - 11:00

Online 

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Graduate schemes offer some of the highest quality job opportunities for graduates, yet many students are not aware of them. They can offer graduates employment with structured training and progression often alongside competitive salaries and benefits. With over half of these graduate schemes open to those who have a degree in any subject discipline, this 30 minute online class will cover the basics of what types of graduate schemes are available across various job areas. This information will help you decide if a graduate scheme is for you and how to increase your chances of making a successful application. Please note this session will run as an online class/webinar. Instructions on how to join the session will be sent to you when you register to attend.

Working in Physiotherapy and Nutrition

Employer Event/Fair

Wednesday 06 Feb 2019

10:30 - 12:30

Peter Jost Lower Lecture Theatre  (show details)

Address: Peter Jost Lower Lecture Theatre James Parsons Building Byrom St

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This event will give students the opportunity to hear from professionals who are working in the fields of dietetics, nutrition and physiotherapy. The list of speakers who are attending this event will be confirmed nearer the time.

Making Effective Applications: CV's and application forms explored.

Workshop

Wednesday 06 Feb 2019

14:00 - 15:00

Room 107, John Foster Building  (show details)

Address: Room 107 John Foster Building Liverpool L3

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Do you need help updating and refreshing your CV in readiness to apply to the graduate job market? This workshop session will give you the opportunity to explore how to create a tailored CV and how to evidence and promote your skills and experience effectively in a CV, a cover letter and on job application forms. **this session is offered to students from Humanities, Screen School and the School of Art and Design although others are welcome to attend.

Employer stand at Redmonds - CCUSA

Employer Event/Fair

Thursday 07 Feb 2019

10:00 - 14:00

Redmonds Building, next to Starbucks  (show details)

Address: Redmonds Building Liverpool

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Visit the stand at Redmonds, by reception, to find out about exciting Summer Camp Jobs, Work or Volunteer Experiences and Adventures in the USA and Around the World!

I M Marsh Careers Zone - CCUSA

Employer Event/Fair

Monday 11 Feb 2019

11:00 - 15:00

I M Marsh Meeting Place  (show details)

Address: I M Marsh Meeting Place I M Marsh Campus Liverpool

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Visit the stand at Redmonds, by reception, to find out about exciting Summer Camp Jobs, Work or Volunteer Experiences and Adventures in the USA and Around the World!

How to…..use LinkedIn effectively

Webinar

Tuesday 12 Feb 2019

14:00 - 14:30

Online 

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LinkedIn is increasingly the ‘go to’ recruitment tool used by employers. This 30-minute online class will cover how to set up an effective student profile and use the site to build up your professional network. Please note this session will run as an online class/webinar. Instructions on how to join the session will be sent to you when you register to attend.

Graduate Job Opportunities in Business for Sports Science/Science Students

Employer Event/Fair

Wednesday 13 Feb 2019

11:00 - 12:30

Room 308, James Parson Building  (show details)

Address: Byrom Street

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Did you know that over half of graduate jobs are open to graduates from ANY degree subject? This event will give you the opportunity to hear from employers who offer graduate schemes or jobs within the business or hospitality field. They will talk about business related job opportunities which sports science or science students are eligible to apply for. The employers who are attending this event will be confirmed shortly.

Exploring routes into a Teaching Career

Workshop

Wednesday 13 Feb 2019

14:00 - 15:00

Ground Floor Lecture Room 2 John Lennon School Of At and Design  (show details)

Address: Ground Floor Lecture Room 2 John Lennon School of Art and Design Liverpool L1

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Considering a career in teaching at primary or sencondary level? This session will cover everthing you need to know in order to make a successful application including the various training routes, entry requirements, skills, experience and support on offer to help you

Freemans Event Partners at Byrom Career Zone

Employer Event/Fair

Tuesday 19 Feb 2019

10:00 - 12:30

Byrom Careers Zone, James Parsons Building  (show details)

Address: Byrom Careers Zone James Parsons Building

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Freemans Event Partners are currently looking for Bar Staff for throughout the 2019 season. They are recruiting staff to join their Bar Division, working at some of the most prestigious sporting and music events across the UK (events include Boomtown Festival, Victorious festival, Formula 1 and many more). The role will be on a casual, seasonal basis, working weekends throughout May up until November 2019.

Freemans Event Partners at Aldham Careers Zone

Employer Event/Fair

Tuesday 19 Feb 2019

13:00 - 16:00

Aldham Robarts Careers Zone  (show details)

Address: Aldham Robarts Library Maryland St

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Freeman Event Partners are currently looking for Bar Staff for throughout the 2019 season. They are recruiting staff to join their Bar Division, working at some of the most prestigious sporting and music events across the UK (events include Boomtown Festival, Victorious festival, Formula 1 and many more). The role will be on a casual, seasonal basis, working weekends throughout May up until November.

How to …. Succeed at an assessment centre

Webinar

Wednesday 20 Feb 2019

11:00 - 11:30

Online 

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Many graduate recruiters use assessment centres to assess candidates for their suitability to a position. This 30-minute online class will explain what to expect and how to perform well. Please note this session will run as an online class/webinar. Instructions on how to join the session will be sent to you when you register to attend.

Armed Forces Careers for Graduates - Officer Entry

Employer Event/Fair

Wednesday 20 Feb 2019

11:00 - 12:00

Peter Jost Lower Lecture Theatre  (show details)

Address: Peter Jost Lower Lecture Theatre James Parsons Building Byrom St

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A representative from the armed forces will give a presentation about the opportunities which are available for graduates, such as entry at officer level. You will also hear about the recruitment and interview process which you would face, it you applied to the armed forces for an officer level position.

A Career in Therapeutic Radiography

Workshop

Wednesday 20 Feb 2019

14:00 - 15:00

Lower Lecture Theatre James Parsons Building  (show details)

Address: Lower Lecture Theatre James Parsons Building Liverpool L3

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Did you know that science graduates may be able to apply for a two year accelerated course in therapeutic radiography? This course leads to qualification as a therapeutic radiography. At this workshop, you will hear a presentation from Dr Mike Kirby who teaches the Post-graduate Diploma Course in Therapeutic Radiography at The Univeristy of Liverpool.

LJMU Library Roadshow in the Byrom Street Careers Zone

Employer Event/Fair

Monday 25 Feb 2019

10:00 - 14:00

Byrom Careers Zone, James Parsons Building  (show details)

Address: Byrom Careers Zone James Parsons Building

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LJMU library staff to hold a roadshow to showcase the library facilities.

Staff and Student Volunteering Fair LSAD

Employer Event/Fair

Wednesday 27 Feb 2019

13:00 - 16:00

John Lennon Art Academy  (show details)

Address: John Lennon Art Academy

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Are you looking to meet new people? Share and develop your skills? Make a difference? Then attending our Volunteering Fair is the opportunity to achieve all of these. You will meet over 60 organisations looking for volunteers, they may be related to your course or not. Come along to this perfect opportunity to have an informal chat and find the right volunteer opportunity for you!

How to ……search for a job.

Webinar

Thursday 28 Feb 2019

10:00 - 10:30

Online 

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Being proactive in your job hunting can maximise your chances of finding your dream job. This 30-minute online class session will take you through where to look in the open job market and uncover how to tap into the potential opportunities of the hidden job market. Please note this session will run as an online class/webinar. Instructions on how to join the session will be sent to you when you register to attend.

How to….complete application forms

Webinar

Tuesday 05 Mar 2019

14:00 - 14:30

Online 

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Recruiters can receive applications in the thousands. This 30 minute online class will take you through how make sure your application form has a positive impact in order to get you through to the next stage of the recruitment process Please note this session will run as an online class/webinar. Instructions on how to join the session will be sent to you when you register to attend.

Careers in Forensics, Anthropology and Archaeology

Employer Event/Fair

Thursday 07 Mar 2019

17:00 - 19:00

James Parsons Lower Lecture Theatre & Exhibition area  (show details)

Address: James Parsons Lower Lecture Theatre & Exhibition area Liverpool L3

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We are holding a careers event for students interested in working on the field of forensic science, forensic anthropology and forensic archaeology. We will have a range of guest speakers attending including an archaeological scientist, a forensic anthropologist and employers from forensic services and the police. This will be an excellent opportunity for you to hear from and meet leading employers in job sectors and career areas relevant to your degree subject. The speakers will give you an insight into their career and how they achieved their goals. Snacks and refreshments will be available during the networking opportunities.

Pursuing a Career in Forensic Psychology

Employer Event/Fair

Wednesday 13 Mar 2019

13:30 - 15:00

Room 308 Byrom Street  (show details)

Address: Room 308 Byrom Street Liverpool L3

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This talk will be delivered by Dr. Sue Thomas who is a Chartered and Registered Forensic Psychologist working for North West Psychological Services. She will talk about the work of a forensic psychologist in the prison service, the skills and experience needed and most importantly the steps you need to take to enter the profession. Sue will explain the different training routes available and what it is like as a trainee. You will get a great insight into the role, ideas about getting work experience and have an opportunity to ask any questions.

How to ….write an effective CV

Webinar

Wednesday 13 Mar 2019

14:00 - 14:30

Online 

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Creating a great first impression with your CV is vital when looking for a job. This 30-minute online class will take you through the basics of how to sell yourself on paper. Please note this session will run as an online class/webinar. Instructions on how to join the session will be sent to you when you register to attend.

How to ….. prepare for an interview

Webinar

Tuesday 19 Mar 2019

11:00 - 11:30

Online 

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Interviews can be a daunting experience. This 30-minute online class will outline how to best prepare yourself and give you top tips for a successful performance. Please note this session will run as an online class/webinar. Instructions on how to join the session will be sent to you when you register to attend.

Graduate Schemes Uncovered

Webinar

Friday 29 Mar 2019

14:00 - 14:30

Online 

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Graduate schemes offer some of the highest quality job opportunities for graduates, yet many students are not aware of them. They can offer graduates employment with structured training and progression often alongside competitive salaries and benefits. With over half of these graduate schemes open to those who have a degree in any subject discipline, this 30 minute online class will cover the basics of what types of graduate schemes are available across various job areas. This information will help you decide if a graduate scheme is for you and how to increase your chances of making a successful application. Please note this session will run as an online class/webinar. Instructions on how to join the session will be sent to you when you register to attend.

How to …. Succeed at an assessment centre

Webinar

Tuesday 09 Apr 2019

10:30 - 11:00

Online 

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Many graduate recruiters use assessment centres to assess candidates for their suitability to a position. This 30-minute online class will explain what to expect and how to perform well. Please note this session will run as an online class/webinar. Instructions on how to join the session will be sent to you when you register to attend.

Get That Job Day - Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths and Construction

Employer Event/Fair

Tuesday 09 Apr 2019

11:00 - 14:00

Room G05, 07, 09 Byrom Street  (show details)

Address: Byrom Street Liverpool

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The event brings to LJMU large and small organisations recruiting 2019 graduates or offering placement opportunities.

Get that Job Day - Creative, Culture, Media and Arts Recruiters Fair

Employer Event/Fair

Wednesday 10 Apr 2019

13:00 - 15:00

John Lennon Art Academy  (show details)

Address: John Lennon Art Academy

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The event brings to LJMU large and small organisations recruiting 2019 graduates or offering placment opportunities.

How to…..use LinkedIn effectively

Webinar

Wednesday 10 Apr 2019

14:00 - 14:30

Online 

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LinkedIn is increasingly the ‘go to’ recruitment tool used by employers. This 30-minute online class will cover how to set up an effective student profile and use the site to build up your professional network. Please note this session will run as an online class/webinar. Instructions on how to join the session will be sent to you when you register to attend.

Get That Job Day - Business, Law, Humanities and Social Science Recruitment Fair

Employer Event/Fair

Monday 13 May 2019

11:00 - 14:00

5th Floor Redmonds Building  (show details)

Address: 5th Floor Redmonds Building Liverpool L2

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The event brings to LJMU large and small organisations recruiting 2019 graduates or offering placment opportunities.