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.
I am not a label, I am capable and I can – my navigations through finding a job when dealing with visible and invisible disabilities
The Employability and Skills team is interested in hearing student voices! We put a call out on our CCCU Careers and Disability Facebook group, asking students to share their experiences, both in life and in the workplace. Here Lauren shares her experiences as a CCCU student and staff member.
The Employability and Skills team is interested in hearing student voices! We put a call out on our CCCU Careers and Disability Facebook group, asking students to share their experiences, both in life and in the workplace. Here, Alicia Beels speaks opening about how having invisible disabilities affects her day to day, and suggestions for others who may be in the same position.
After a harrowing experience at my last job, I was forced to re-evaluate my career path and my personal goals. I had worked in an office doing administration, but now I wanted to be in a creative role, with more freedom to do what I enjoy. How was I going to do this? What qualifications did I need? What training did I need to do?
Job applications. Knowing the process and matching the expectations of a company will maximise your success.
12 awards, from 12 employers, for 12 students to become the Undergraduate of the Year 2018!
Guest blog by Select Jobs
Catching Lives’ 2017/18 Canterbury Community Shelter will be running from 1st December 2017- 28th February 2018.
Congratulations on your place at Canterbury Christ Church University! Now that you’ve got a place, it’s time to start thinking about how you are going to fund your living expenses for your time at the University.