Careers and Employability Service
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Skills workshops

Advert for Skills Workshops

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.

Come along to our skills workshops for the autumn term, some of which our led by our team, and some of which are led by employers, but all are essential to your career success.

Note: You can book on skills workshops on My Career two weeks in advance of the event.

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Skills workshops 

Our sessions are arranged by topic- just click on the link below.

 
Application forms
Date Title Location Time ID

 

Assessment centres
 Date Title Location Time ID
Tuesday 6 November Preparing for an Assessment Centre: Case Studies and Presentations B12, ESLC, University Park 1–2pm 7733
Tuesday 13 November Preparing for an Assessment Centre: Group Exercises B12, ESLC, University Park 1–2pm 7732 
Wednesday 14 November Mock Assessment Centre (with Rolls-Royce) B08, ESLC, University Park 4–7pm  7738
Wednesday 21 November Mock Assessment Centre (with Charityworks) B46, Trent Building, University Park 1–1.50pm 7974
Wednesday 21 November Mock Assessment Centre  A4, LASS, University Park 2–5pm  7739
Wednesday 27 November Preparing for an Assessment Centre: Case Studies and Presentations C7 Coates, University Park 1–2pm 7734 
Wednesday 28 November Mock Assessment Centre B01, Gateway Building, Sutton Bonington 1–4pm 7741
Wednesday 28 November Mock Assessment Centre A44, Sir Clive Granger, University Park 4–7pm 7740

 

Career planning
 Date Title Location Time ID
Tuesday 13 November Funding Postgraduate Study through Grants Careers and Employability Service, University Park 2–4pm 7815
Thursday 6 December Choosing Options for Further Study B01/B02, Gateway Building, Sutton Bonington 6–8pm 7778 

 

Career skills
Date Title Location Time ID
Wednesday 7 November Identifying Your Strengths B38a, Trent Building, University Park 12–1pm 7718
Wednesday 7 November Building Your Professional Presence Online (with The Hut Group) B46, Trent Building, University Park 1–1.50pm 7972
Wednesday 14 November Making a Positive Impression in the Workplace (with Morrisons) B46, Trent Building, University Park 1–2pm 7973
Tuesday 20 November Developing Your LinkedIn Profile B29, Clive Granger, University Park 12–1pm  7743
Tuesday 20 November Developing Your LinkedIn Profile B29, Clive Granger, University Park 12–1pm  7743
Wednesday 5 December  Developing Your LinkedIn Profile B01, Gateway Building, Sutton Bonington 1–2pm 7744
Wednesday 12 December How to Grab That Recruiter's Attention C3 Exchange Building, Jubilee Campus 1–3pm 7862

 

Covering letters
 DateTitle Location Time ID

 

CVs
 DateTitle Location Time ID

 

Getting into...
Date Title Location Time ID
Wednesday 7 November Getting into... Advertising A02, Humanities Building, University Park 3–5pm 8081
Wednesday 14 November Working in Tech without a Tech Degree C33 Exchange Building, Jubilee Campus 1–3pm 7858

 

Interviews 
 DateTitleLocation Time ID
Wednesday 7 November Preparing for Interviews B01, Gateway Building, Sutton Bonington 1–2pm 7720
Wednesday 7 November Preparing for Interviews C33 Exchange Building, Jubilee Campus 1–3pm 7857
Thursday 8 November Preparing for Interviews C22 Coates Building, University Park 12–1pm 7721 
Monday 12 November Preparing for Telephone and Video Interviews A45 Clive Granger, University Park 12–1pm 7736 
Thursday 15 November Preparing for Interviews C1 Pope, University Park 1–2pm 7722
Wednesday 21 November Interviews for Introverts C33 Exchange Building, Jubilee Campus 1–3pm 7859
Thursday 22 November Preparing for Interviews B227 Wolfson Building, University Park 1–2pm 7723 
Wednesday 5 December Preparing for Video Interviews C33 Exchange Building, Jubilee Campus 1–3pm 7861

 

Presentations
 DateTitle Location Time ID
Wednesday 21 November Preparing for Presentations B12, Main Building, Sutton Bonington 1–2pm 7745
Wednesday 28 November Public Speaking C33 Exchange Building, Jubilee Campus 1–3pm 7860

 

Psychometric tests 
 DateTitle Location Time ID
Tuesday 6 November Preparing for Psychometric Tests: Verbal and Numerical C22, Coates Building, University Park 12–1pm 7711
Wednesday 14 November Preparing for Psychometric Tests B01, Gateway Building, Sutton Bonington 1–2pm 7746

 

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