Employability Skills Programme

Description 

Employability Skills Tuesdays will prepare you to make the transition from education to work, exploring all aspects of the selection and recruitment process. These sessions will cover the skills that are most valued by recruiters, how you can reflect on these and how to articulate your experiences clearly when talking to employers.

  • Teamwork - who can build the tallest tower?
  • Speakers at the Employability Skills Programme
  • Employability Skills Programme
  • Get valuable information on what employers want
How to get involved 

Booking is required.  Go to the CityCareers page for more information.

Important dates
Benefits to getting involved 

Employers look for well-rounded applicants who have a strong academic background and also possess a range of core work competencies such as team working, commercial awareness and presentation skills. These key transferable skills are as important to employers as educational achievement. This programme will give you more information about the employability skills that top recruiters look for, as well as how to go about developing these whilst you are at University and how to demonstrate them in the selection and recruitment process.

When does it take place? 

Afternoon and evenings all around campus.

Where does it take place? 

On campus

Who can apply? 

All current students are encouraged to attend

More information 

If you attend seven out of the eighteen sessions, you will be awarded a certificate. Please note that each evening session is a repetition of the respective afternoon session. You must attend seven sessions with different titles in order to receive a certificate.

 

Careers, Student Development and Outreach

Level 1, Drysdale Building

Email

careersevents@city.ac.uk

Telephone

+44 (0) 20 7040 8093

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