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World Of Work Careers Centre

Welcome to the World Of Work Careers Centre Events website!

The World Of Work Careers Centre is here to help you achieve your career aspirations and progress successfully into the World of Work.

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Latest Events

Below is a list of upcoming events being organised by the World Of Work Careers Centre. In order to book yourself on to any of these events you will have to Sign In by clicking the link above.

WEBINAR: Effective Applications

Ready For Work

Tuesday 02 May 2017

14:00 - 15:00

This is an online session

Want to ensure you make the shortlist? This online class will help you make the most out of your application forms, and give them the best possible chance of getting you to that all important interview. You will learn what to expect and exactly what employers are looking for in application forms. This session is for those who have had little to no experience of application forms as well as those who are looking at ways to make their applications stand out. (Please note: To sign up on the day, please phone 0151 231 8099 no less than 1.5 hours before the session starts, so we are able to send you the link for the online class).

WEBINAR: Interview Success

Ready For Work

Wednesday 03 May 2017

11:00 - 12:00

This is an online session

Interviews can be daunting and this online session will discuss the common fears people have when preparing for an interview, providing tips on how to perform effectively. Typical questions, effective answers and making a good impression will all be covered in this informative session to assist you in getting over the final hurdle when applying for a job.

WEBINAR: Intro to LinkedIn – the “Facebook” for Professionals

Ready For Work

Thursday 04 May 2017

11:00 - 12:00

This is an online session

In a 2013 employer survey, 78% of recruiters said they had made a hire through social media, the vast majority via LinkedIn - the “Facebook” for professionals. This online class will help you to get the most out of this indispensable tool: what LinkedIn is and understanding its value, building an effective profile, networking and research, and how employers use LinkedIn. Log on to gain lots of practical tips, to make this ESSENTIAL recruitment tool work for you!(Please note: To sign up on the day, please phone 0151 231 8099 no less than 1.5 hours before the session starts, so we are able to send you the link for the online class).

Webinar: Introduction to Graduate schemes

Ready For Work

Friday 05 May 2017

14:30 - 15:00

This is an online session

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 is a webinar not to be missed. This webinar will cover the basics of what a graduate scheme might consist of and how to apply for them. This information will help you decide if a graduate scheme is for you and how to increase your chances of making a successful application

WEBINAR: Finding Hidden Jobs

Ready For Work

Tuesday 09 May 2017

14:00 - 15:00

This is an online session

Looking for a job can be difficult – especially when up to 70% of all jobs in the UK are unadvertised! In this online class, you will learn about 5 crucial aspects of the hidden graduate job market – how people find jobs, where to look, how vacancies are filled, networking and the use of social media – so that YOU can tap into it! (Please note: To sign up on the day, please phone 0151 231 8099 no less than 1.5 hours before the session starts, so we are able to send you the link for the online class).

Working at Merseyside Police

One-Off

Wednesday 10 May 2017

16:00 - 18:00

Peter Jost Lower Lecture Theatre

Merseyside Police are coming onto campus to deliver a presentation about non-police officer roles that are available for graduates and undergraduates. There will be an introduction by DCI Andy Ryan followed by insights from the following departments – Digital Media Support, Digital Forensics, Intelligence Analysis and Forensics. There will also be a talk from a current LJMU intern at Merseyside Police. This will be followed by an opportunity to discuss and question the different areas in a Q&A.

WEBINAR: Winning CVs

Ready For Work

Friday 12 May 2017

14:00 - 15:00

This is an online session

Ensure your CV isn’t heading straight to the reject pile with this 30minute whistle-stop tour of everything you need to know about writing a winning CV. In this online class, you will learn what to include, how to format it and how to pitch yourself to get noticed. Whether you already think you have a great CV or you are just starting out, log on and get some great insider knowledge. (Please note: To sign up on the day, please phone 0151 231 8099 no less than 1.5 hours before the session starts, so we are able to send you the link for the online class).

Career Kickstart (three day programme)

One-Off

Tuesday 16 May 2017

09:30 - 16:00

World Of Work Careers Centre, 1st Floor, Kingsway House, Hatton Garden, Liverpool, L3 2AJ

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 three 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 with you 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 even get the opportunity to put everything you have learnt into practice as we put you through 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!

WEBINAR: Effective Applications

Ready For Work

Friday 19 May 2017

14:00 - 15:00

This is an online session

Want to ensure you make the shortlist? This online class will help you make the most out of your application forms, and give them the best possible chance of getting you to that all important interview. You will learn what to expect and exactly what employers are looking for in application forms. This session is for those who have had little to no experience of application forms as well as those who are looking at ways to make their applications stand out. (Please note: To sign up on the day, please phone 0151 231 8099 no less than 1.5 hours before the session starts, so we are able to send you the link for the online class).

Career Kickstart (three day programme)

One-Off

Tuesday 23 May 2017

09:30 - 16:00

World Of Work Careers Centre, 1st Floor, Kingsway House, Hatton Garden, Liverpool, L3 2AJ

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 three 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 with you 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 even get the opportunity to put everything you have learnt into practice as we put you through 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!

WEBINAR: Interview Success

Ready For Work

Friday 26 May 2017

14:00 - 15:00

This is an online session

Interviews can be daunting and this online session will discuss the common fears people have when preparing for an interview, providing tips on how to perform effectively. Typical questions, effective answers and making a good impression will all be covered in this informative session to assist you in getting over the final hurdle when applying for a job.

WEBINAR: Intro to LinkedIn – the “Facebook” for Professionals

Ready For Work

Tuesday 30 May 2017

10:00 - 11:00

This is an online session

In a 2013 employer survey, 78% of recruiters said they had made a hire through social media, the vast majority via LinkedIn - the “Facebook” for professionals. This online class will help you to get the most out of this indispensable tool: what LinkedIn is and understanding its value, building an effective profile, networking and research, and how employers use LinkedIn. Log on to gain lots of practical tips, to make this ESSENTIAL recruitment tool work for you!(Please note: To sign up on the day, please phone 0151 231 8099 no less than 1.5 hours before the session starts, so we are able to send you the link for the online class).

Webinar: Introduction to Graduate schemes

Ready For Work

Wednesday 31 May 2017

11:00 - 11:30

This is an online session

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 is a webinar not to be missed. This webinar will cover the basics of what a graduate scheme might consist of and how to apply for them. This information will help you decide if a graduate scheme is for you and how to increase your chances of making a successful application

WEBINAR: Finding Hidden Jobs

Ready For Work

Thursday 01 Jun 2017

11:00 - 12:00

This is an online session

Looking for a job can be difficult – especially when up to 70% of all jobs in the UK are unadvertised! In this online class, you will learn about 5 crucial aspects of the hidden graduate job market – how people find jobs, where to look, how vacancies are filled, networking and the use of social media – so that YOU can tap into it! (Please note: To sign up on the day, please phone 0151 231 8099 no less than 1.5 hours before the session starts, so we are able to send you the link for the online class).

WEBINAR: Winning CVs

Ready For Work

Friday 02 Jun 2017

14:00 - 15:00

This is an online session

Ensure your CV isn’t heading straight to the reject pile with this 30minute whistle-stop tour of everything you need to know about writing a winning CV. In this online class, you will learn what to include, how to format it and how to pitch yourself to get noticed. Whether you already think you have a great CV or you are just starting out, log on and get some great insider knowledge. (Please note: To sign up on the day, please phone 0151 231 8099 no less than 1.5 hours before the session starts, so we are able to send you the link for the online class).

Career Kickstart (three day programme)

One-Off

Tuesday 06 Jun 2017

09:30 - 16:00

World Of Work Careers Centre, 1st Floor, Kingsway House, Hatton Garden, Liverpool, L3 2AJ

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 three 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 with you 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 even get the opportunity to put everything you have learnt into practice as we put you through 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!

WEBINAR: Effective Applications

Ready For Work

Friday 09 Jun 2017

14:00 - 15:00

This is an online session

Want to ensure you make the shortlist? This online class will help you make the most out of your application forms, and give them the best possible chance of getting you to that all important interview. You will learn what to expect and exactly what employers are looking for in application forms. This session is for those who have had little to no experience of application forms as well as those who are looking at ways to make their applications stand out. (Please note: To sign up on the day, please phone 0151 231 8099 no less than 1.5 hours before the session starts, so we are able to send you the link for the online class).

WEBINAR: Interview Success

Ready For Work

Tuesday 13 Jun 2017

10:00 - 11:00

This is an online session

Interviews can be daunting and this online session will discuss the common fears people have when preparing for an interview, providing tips on how to perform effectively. Typical questions, effective answers and making a good impression will all be covered in this informative session to assist you in getting over the final hurdle when applying for a job.

WEBINAR: Intro to LinkedIn – the “Facebook” for Professionals

Ready For Work

Friday 16 Jun 2017

14:00 - 15:00

This is an online session

In a 2013 employer survey, 78% of recruiters said they had made a hire through social media, the vast majority via LinkedIn - the “Facebook” for professionals. This online class will help you to get the most out of this indispensable tool: what LinkedIn is and understanding its value, building an effective profile, networking and research, and how employers use LinkedIn. Log on to gain lots of practical tips, to make this ESSENTIAL recruitment tool work for you!(Please note: To sign up on the day, please phone 0151 231 8099 no less than 1.5 hours before the session starts, so we are able to send you the link for the online class).

Career Kickstart (three day programme)

One-Off

Tuesday 20 Jun 2017

09:30 - 16:00

World Of Work Careers Centre, 1st Floor, Kingsway House, Hatton Garden, Liverpool, L3 2AJ

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 three 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 with you 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 even get the opportunity to put everything you have learnt into practice as we put you through 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!

Webinar: Introduction to Graduate schemes

Ready For Work

Friday 23 Jun 2017

14:30 - 15:00

This is an online session

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 is a webinar not to be missed. This webinar will cover the basics of what a graduate scheme might consist of and how to apply for them. This information will help you decide if a graduate scheme is for you and how to increase your chances of making a successful application