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The Careers Service. How the Careers Service can help you Industrial Career Expo– 10

The Careers Service. How the Careers Service can help you Industrial Career Expo– 10 October 2012 Kevin Mahoney Careers Service © The University of Sheffield Careers Service

The Careers Service : one-to-one support • 15 minute advice sessions at the Careers

The Careers Service : one-to-one support • 15 minute advice sessions at the Careers Service (pre-booked or drop-in) • 30 minute pre-booked sessions offered at the Graduate Research Centre once a fortnight • 60 minute in-depth guidance interviews offered by appointment • Monthly faculty-based interview sessions for research staff 11/4/2020 © The University of Sheffield Careers Service

The Careers Service. Workshops and talks • Careers and employability skills sessions covering (e.

The Careers Service. Workshops and talks • Careers and employability skills sessions covering (e. g. ) : careers inside/outside academia; developing skills; applications, CVs and interviews, networking and commercial awareness. For further information and to book go to: http: //ris. dept. shef. ac. uk/skills_seminars/ 11/4/2020 © The University of Sheffield Careers Service

The Careers Service. Skills training sessions – Autumn 2012 • Thursday 18 October –

The Careers Service. Skills training sessions – Autumn 2012 • Thursday 18 October – 10. 00 am to 1. 00 pm –Marketing Yourself Effectively: Application Forms and CVs Friday 19 October – 10. 00 am to 1. 00 pm –Marketing Yourself Effectively: Interviews and Assessment Centres Monday 22 October – 1. 00 to 2. 00 pm – Researchers – Making the Most of the University of Sheffield Recruitment Fairs (SURF) Thursday 1 November – 1. 00 to 5. 00 pm –Careers in Academia Wednesday 14 October - 10. 00 am to 1. 00 pm –Careers beyond Academia Tuesday 27 November – 1. 00 to 5. 00 pm Employability Skills Workshop (Networking and Commercial Awareness) For further details and to book, go to: http: //ris. dept. shef. ac. uk/skills_seminars/ 11/4/2020 © The University of Sheffield / Department of Marketing and Communications 4

The Careers Service – publications for researchers Series of information-sheets: • Support for Contract

The Careers Service – publications for researchers Series of information-sheets: • Support for Contract Research Staff/Postgraduate Researchers • Your Ph. D. . . What Next? • Skills of Researchers • CVs and Covering Letters for Researchers • Interview Tips for Researchers 11/4/2020 © The University of Sheffield Careers Service

The Careers Service – dedicated web pages for researchers www. sheffield. ac. uk/careers/postgraduates/research/ www.

The Careers Service – dedicated web pages for researchers www. sheffield. ac. uk/careers/postgraduates/research/ www. shef. ac. uk/careers/staff/crs/ • Summary of support available • Links to national information sources (e. g. ‘University Researchers and the Job market’ [Ag. CAS]) 11/4/2020 © The University of Sheffield Careers Service

The Careers Service. Information about vacancies • Some information is circulated directly to relevant

The Careers Service. Information about vacancies • Some information is circulated directly to relevant groups of researchers • Details of other vacancies about which we have been notifies can be accessed via: http: //www. shef. ac. uk/careers/students/jobs • Information about other sources is available on the same web page 11/4/2020 © The University of Sheffield Careers Service

The Careers Service. Other Careers Service Provision Events Programme Ø Career planning and job-seeking

The Careers Service. Other Careers Service Provision Events Programme Ø Career planning and job-seeking - talks and workshops Ø Meeting employers • Recruitment fairs • Informal interviews • ‘Skills for Success’ programme 11/4/2020 © The University of Sheffield Careers Service

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The Careers Service. g, n i r e e n i g En T I & e c n Scie Fair October WIN YOUR INTERVIEW SUIT & s s e n i s Bu Finance Fair ay 31 October st Wednesd. 00 pm – 4 10. 30 am Centre n o g a t c The O th 30 Tuesday – 4. 00 pm 10. 30 am n Centre o g a t c O The /sheffieldcareersfairs Legal Fair ay 21 ovember N Wednesd 4. 00 pm – m p 0 0 1. Centre n o g a t c The O st @shefunifairs

The Careers Service. Other Careers Service Provision Ø Printed materials covering: Ø Database: •

The Careers Service. Other Careers Service Provision Ø Printed materials covering: Ø Database: • employability and skills development • • choice of occupation Ø Enquiry Services • further study • study and employment abroad • applications and interviews • equality and diversity 11/4/2020 © The University of Sheffield Careers Service Going Global

The Careers Service. How Are Services Publicised? • Direct emails for some events •

The Careers Service. How Are Services Publicised? • Direct emails for some events • Podcast /on-line talk • Links with post-doc societies • Open Evenings at the Careers Service • WOW 11/4/2020 © The University of Sheffield Careers Service

The Careers Service. Specialist careers advisers for PGRs • Kevin Mahoney (Engineering: Medicine, Dentistry

The Careers Service. Specialist careers advisers for PGRs • Kevin Mahoney (Engineering: Medicine, Dentistry and Health: Social Sciences) k. [email protected] ac. uk • Jane Simm (Arts and Humanities: Science) j. m. [email protected] ac. uk 11/4/2020 © The University of Sheffield / Department of Marketing and Communications 12

The Careers Service. 13 General contact information for the Careers Service For general advice

The Careers Service. 13 General contact information for the Careers Service For general advice and information: Careers Service office – 388 Glossop Road, on the corner of Glossop Road and Durham Road, next to the Students’ Union (tel. 0114 222 0910) Note: we will be relocating temporarily in the Autumn of 2013 – details will be sent out nearer the time Website – www. shef. ac. uk/careers 11/4/2020 © The University of Sheffield / Department of Marketing and Communications