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Our skills workshops cover topics from working out which careers would suit you to perfecting your job application skills and harnessing social media in your job search.

Join our online skills workshops and receive support from our team and employers.

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In line with the University's COVID-19 guidelines, we are offering workshops remotely through MyCareer and Microsoft Teams. If you are unable to log in to MyCareer, please email us.

For information on how to take part in a skills workshop via Microsoft Teams please use these instructions.

Skills workshops

Application Forms

  • Effective Application Forms
    Starts: 7 Jul 2020, 12:30 pm
    Finishes: 7 Jul 2020, 1:30 pm
    This workshop will give tips and techniques for you to impress with your application form.
  • Effective Application Forms
    Starts: 4 Aug 2020, 12:00 pm
    Finishes: 4 Aug 2020, 1:00 pm
    This workshop will give tips and techniques for you to impress with your application form.
  • Effective Application Forms
    Starts: 18 Aug 2020, 12:00 pm
    Finishes: 18 Aug 2020, 1:00 pm
    This workshop will give tips and techniques for you to impress with your application form.
 

Assessment Centres

  • Virtual Assessment Centre
    Starts: 22 Jul 2020, 9:30 am
    Finishes: 22 Jul 2020, 12:30 pm
    Remaining places: 10
    Join our virtual assessment centre to take part in the kind of activities you might be asked to complete as part of an employer's online assessment centre. At the event you can practice the tasks, and receive feedback to hone your skills.
  • Succeeding with online recruitment: Assessment Centres
    Starts: 11 Aug 2020, 11:00 am
    Finishes: 11 Aug 2020, 12:00 pm
    In this workshop we'll cover an introduction to online Assessment Centres, including how to prepare and some top tips for feeling confident on the day.
 

Building your experience this summer

 

CVs and Covering Letters

  • Effective CVs and Cover Letters
    Starts: 30 Jul 2020, 10:00 am
    Finishes: 30 Jul 2020, 11:00 am
    This workshop will offer tips, advice and techniques in creating effective CVs and Cover Letters
 

Graduating in 2020

  • Graduating in 2020: starting your career
    Starts: 16 Jul 2020, 1:00 pm
    Finishes: 16 Jul 2020, 2:00 pm
    This workshop has been designed for any final-year student about to graduate who wants to know more about starting their career.
  • Graduating in 2020: starting your career
    Starts: 28 Jul 2020, 2:00 pm
    Finishes: 28 Jul 2020, 3:00 pm
    This workshop has been designed for any final-year student about to graduate who wants to know more about starting their career.
  • Graduating in 2020: starting your career
    Starts: 12 Aug 2020, 11:00 am
    Finishes: 12 Aug 2020, 12:00 pm
    This workshop has been designed for any final-year student about to graduate who wants to know more about starting their career.
 

Interviews

 

LinkedIn

  • Developing your LinkedIn profile
    Starts: 9 Jul 2020, 2:00 pm
    Finishes: 9 Jul 2020, 3:00 pm
    Learn how to present your education and experience effectively online
  • LinkedIn: Using it Effectively
    Starts: 20 Jul 2020, 1:00 pm
    Finishes: 20 Jul 2020, 2:00 pm
    Simple actions you can do to make the most of LinkedIn
  • Developing your LinkedIn profile
    Starts: 20 Aug 2020, 11:00 am
    Finishes: 20 Aug 2020, 12:00 pm
    Learn how to present your education and experience effectively online
 

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Careers and Employability Service

University of Nottingham
Portland Building, Level D
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 3680
fax: +44 (0) 115 951 3679
email: careers-team@nottingham.ac.uk