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:

How to ….write an effective CV

Webinar

Wednesday 24 Apr 2019

14:00 - 14:30

Online 

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How to ….write an effective CV 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

Friday 26 Apr 2019

14:00 - 14:30

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

Thursday 02 May 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.

Career Kickstart

Workshop

Thursday 09 May 2019

09:00 - 16:00

Redmonds Building  (show details)

Address: Brownlow Hill Liverpool L3 5UG

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Are you a final year student? Unsure what to do after university or don’t even know where to start looking? Perhaps you know what you want to do but you’re not sure how to get there? This two day programme will help you to understand the opportunities ahead of you and support you in your pursuit of a graduate job. We will explore your career options, help you put together a CV, get you onto LinkedIn and help practise your interview technique, along with lots of other useful and supportive guidance. You’ll have the opportunity to put everything you have learnt into practice as you experience some of the recruitment and selection techniques used by graduate employers in a mini-assessment centre day. A must for anybody wondering about their next steps into the world of work!

How to…..use LinkedIn effectively

Webinar

Monday 13 May 2019

11:00 - 11:30

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.

Career Kickstart

Workshop

Tuesday 14 May 2019

09:00 - 16:00

Byrom Street Building  (show details)

Address: James Parsons Building Byrom Street Liverpool Merseyside L3 3AF United Kingdom

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Are you a final year student? Unsure what to do after university or don’t even know where to start looking? Perhaps you know what you want to do but you’re not sure how to get there? This two day programme will help you to understand the opportunities ahead of you and support you in your pursuit of a graduate job. We will explore your career options, help you put together a CV, get you onto LinkedIn and help practise your interview technique, along with lots of other useful and supportive guidance. You’ll have the opportunity to put everything you have learnt into practice as you experience some of the recruitment and selection techniques used by graduate employers in a mini-assessment centre day. A must for anybody wondering about their next steps into the world of work!

How to …. succeed at an assessment centre

Webinar

Tuesday 21 May 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.

How to…search for a job

Webinar

Friday 24 May 2019

11:00 - 11:30

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

Wednesday 05 Jun 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.

How to ….write an effective CV

Webinar

Tuesday 11 Jun 2019

10:30 - 11:00

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

Wednesday 19 Jun 2019

14:00 - 14:30

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

Tuesday 25 Jun 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.

How to …. succeed at an assessment centre

Webinar

Wednesday 26 Jun 2019

14:00 - 14:30

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.

How to…..use LinkedIn effectively

Webinar

Friday 28 Jun 2019

10:30 - 11:00

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.