It’s about time you put the 6th November in your diary! ? Why?
Committing to extra-curricular experience alongside university can be a daunting decision to make. Studying seems to take up 99.9% of your time already, so the idea of committing to anything else can seem like a wholly impossible task. On the other hand, with constant reminders of how competitive the graduate job hunt can be, and just how many applicants there are for each job (around 118!), having some extra-curricular experience under your belt might just be the difference between landing an interview, or not.
This event, taking place 10am-4pm on 6th June 2018, is chock-full of workshops and opportunities designed to help you bag your dream job after university. You’ll want to check this out:
The Teacher Recruitment Fair is taking place next Saturday 13th January.
The recent press uproar over Jack Maynard’s tweets, Snapchat images and other alleged inappropriate behaviour led to the famous YouTube Vlogger leaving the top rated ITV show ‘I’m a celebrity…Get me out of here!’ last week. These events have highlighted, yet again, the need to watch what you say and do via social media. Nothing is ever really deleted.
If you are hoping to bag yourself an opportunity at the Health and Business School’s Fairs, good, confident networking skills are a must!
There’s an app for that…
I don’t think I need to tell you, apps are big news these days! From maps to photo editing to online banking, apps have certainly changed the way we live, send and receive information.
Our next Top 10 Feature on The CORE is the super-functional job search engine. Use this tool to search for jobs sourced by the Career Development team and opportunities from across the country powered by Indeed.
Ah the trusty CV builder! This may well be your first interaction with The CORE. If you’ve never written a CV before, if you’re creating a brand new targeted/graduate CV, or if you’re trying to cut years of experience down to the (standard) required 2 pages, the CV builder is a great place to start!
We’ve only just left the Easter bank holiday weekend behind and there’s another one just around the corner! Hope you’re all getting stuck into revision/assignments! Take a look at what we’ve got in this week’s newsletter: