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Our Careers and EmployabilityTeam is here to help you develop the knowledge, skills and experience needed to make informed decisions and to build a rewarding career. Services are available to students and recent graduates for up to three years following graduation. If you have a disability and require assistance to access any of our services we are happy to discuss alternative arrangements with you. For details of service policies and our committment to support you please see our Careers Vision Statement and Service Guidelines.
to book appointments, access job, placement and volunteering opportunities or ask a question.
For up to date careers information and interactive resources to support your career journey If you are a graduate you can request access via the Alumni pages
These are 20-minute sessions with a Careers Consultant designed to address specific issues such as help with your CV or an application form for example.
Slots are offered at Holloway, Aldgate and Moorgate Student Hubs.
Holloway Student Hub, Tower Building TM1-89
Term time: 13:00 to 15:00, Monday - Friday.
Aldgate Student Hub, Calcutta House CMGN-24
Term time: 13:00 to 15:00, Tuesday and Thursday
Moorgate Student Hub, Moorgate MG3-03,
Term time: 14:00 to 16:00, Monday - Friday
Booking can be made online or by contacting:
Moorgate Student Hub, Moorgate MG3-03:
Tel: 020 7133 7003
Holloway Student Hub, Tower Building TM1-89:
Tel: 020 7133 7001
Aldgate Student Hub, Calcutta House CMGN-24:
Tel: 020 7133 7002
Careers and Employability team, Holloway:
Tel: 020 7133 4033
Careers and Employability team, Moorgate:
Tel: 020 7320 2380
Guidance Interviews are slightly longer (lasting approximately 30 minutes) and can be used to address a variety of issues, for example:
To book a guidance interview,
These events are being offered through the East London Business Alliance (ELBA). Apply as soon as possible by sending your CV and student number to email@example.com stating the name of the Insight Session/s you wish to attend in the subject line
The team organise regular workshops on topics including Job Search, Networking, Creating a CV, Using Linkedin, Completing Applications and Interview Techniques. Each term there are also opportunities to attend skills workshops where you can develop specific employment related skills such as team working or time management. In addition, we organise employer led events and presentations. To find out more about what is on offer and to book a place visit our Eventbrite page.
These run throughout each academic year and offer students the opportunity to be matched to experienced professionals across a variety of sectors. They involve a partnership between mentor and mentee based on sharing information, knowledge and experiences to support learning and career growth. Applications are now open for the current academic year.
The schemes allow you to extend your knowledge of your chosen sector, to gain a greater understanding of the roles available, to build your confidence and to extend your professional network.
The Career Mentoring Programme matches current students with professional mentors. The mentors come from a range of subject disciplines and will have over three years professional experience in their sector. The scheme runs for approximately 5 months and it is expected that mentors and students will have a minimum of five meetings.
If you are a current London Met student and would like to be mentored, please complete the application form.
If you are a professional and are interested in sharing your professional experience and knowledge with a current student, complete the mentor application form.
If you would like further information on these programmes please email the mentoring team: firstname.lastname@example.org
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