Careers Masterclasses

Delivered weekly during term time, these one hour sessions can help you to get started with careers planning and applications.

 

Application Forms (Online)

Join our Careers Managers in this online workshop where we will -

  • Consider the types of questions you may get asked
  • Discover techniques for effective answers
  • Look at real-life examples
  • Work through your best responses

Choose a class and sign up -

Thursday 21 May, 1400 - 1500

Please note: The Masterclass will start promptly, so please log in 10-15 minutes before the start.

You must register for the class with your full name as used on MyCampus and your GUID.

Further dates will be published shortly.

 


Cover letters / personal statements (Online)

Crafting a great cover letter and personal statement can set your application apart and help you get your foot in the door. But where to start? Join our Careers Managers in this Zoom workshop where we will share tips, structures and templates.

Choose a class and sign up -

 

Please note: The Masterclass will start promptly, so please log in 10-15 minutes before the start.

You must register for the class with your full name as used on MyCampus and your GUID.

Further dates will be published shortly.

 


CV (Online)

Confused by the conflicting information out there on CVs? Not sure which style you should use and if your CV is the best it can be? Join our Careers Managers in this Zoom workshop where we will review the key principles of CV writing and how to tailor your CV for your job search.

Please have your current CV available online so that you can share it with other students towards the end of the Zoom call using the breakout facility. There is great value in your peers offering constructive advice on your CV and value to you in seeing other CVs.

Choose a class and sign up -

Wednesday 3 June, 1430 - 1530

Please note: The Masterclass will start promptly, so please log in 10-15 minutes before the start.

You must register for the class with your full name as used on MyCampus and your GUID.

 

 

 


Interviews, including online and telephone (Online)

  • At all worried about interviews?
  • Don't know how to answer common questions?
  • Want to create a good impression?
  • Want to make sure you do your best on the phone, or on video - whether it's recorded for later or in "real time"?

If your answer is "yes" to any of these questions, join our Careers Managers in this Zoom workshop!

Choose a class and sign up -

Tuesday 26 May, 1500 - 1600

You must register for the class with your full name as used on MyCampus and your GUID.

Further dates will be published shortly.


LinkedIn (Online)

Join our Careers Manager in this Zoom workshop to find out about LinkedIn and why you should have a profile. See how to write a headline and a summary, build a network and how to get the most from the platform.

Choose a class and sign up -

Thursday 28 May, 1200 - 1300: LinkedIn - how to boost your employability online

Monday 8 June, 1200 - 1300: How to write your profile to give the wow factor

Please note: The Masterclass will start promptly, so please log in 5-10 minutes before the start.

You must register for the class with your full name as used on MyCampus and your GUID.

 


Planning your Next Steps

Whatever stage you are at, get advice from our Careers Managers and start planning your future.

This series of Zoom Masterclasses will help you consider the various options available to you and how to progress them.

Choose a class and sign up -

Tuesday 2 June, 1200 - 1300: Lessons learned from previous downturns

Wednesday 10 June, 1300 - 1400: Applying for a PhD

Thursday 11 June, 1430 - 1530: Confused about career ideas?

Please note: The Masterclass will start promptly, so please log in 5-10 minutes before the start.

You must register for the class with your full name as used on MyCampus and your GUID.


Q&A live with a Careers Manager (Online)

Join us for our regular live Q&A to ask a Careers Manager questions - whether it be about opportunities, postgrad study, how to improve your employability now for later, how to boost your employability online, build your network or anything else. 

Each session features a short input from a Careers Manager with our ideas and knowledge, then it's over to you to ask questions around what you specifically want to know.

Choose a session below:

Friday 5 June, 1300 - 1400: Open forum - ask us anything

Tuesday 9 June, 1500 - 1600: Searching for opportunities in Glasgow

Please note: The Masterclass will start promptly, so please log in 5-10 minutes before the start.

You must register for the class with your full name as used on MyCampus and your GUID.