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Employer Pop Up Event - Moorgate
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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. For details of service policies and our commitment to support you please see our Vision Statement and Service Guidelines
If you have a disability and require assistance to access any of our services we are happy to discuss alternative arrangements with you.
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,
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.
This session will take place on Thursday May 9, 14:00 - 16:00 in room BPLG 02, Holloway. There will be talks from senior housing professionals and graduates who are now working in housing as well as the Head of Membership of the Chartered Institute of Housing. Come along to find out more about opportunities in this sector. Book your place now.
This event has been organised by Patrick Mulrenan, Senior Lecturer, School of Social Professions
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: email@example.com
London Metropolitan University has a diverse population with students from over 150 different countries contributing to our rich learning environment. Download our document on Programmes for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic students for details of a range of opportunties to allow you to develop your employability skills and help you achieve your career goals.
Download the Careers information resources for mature students sheet for information on employment rights as well as job hunting advice.
Download the Careers information resources for PhD and research students and the Careers Information Resources for Postgraduate Students sheets for information on career planning and job search sites.
Download the Careers resources for students with disabilities information sheet for guidance on disclosure of disability during the recruitment process as well as a range of external organisations offering tailored support. If you need support to access any of the services offered by the Careers and Employability team, please get in touch on firstname.lastname@example.org, or call on 0207 133 4033
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