Events

Careers & Employability SPECTRA programme:

The Careers & Employability SPECTRA programme is a series of events including talks and workshops designed to help you progress in your career.

Keep checking this page and our social media channels to discover the spectrum of events happening at your campus.

To receive the latest updates please register at uca.jobteaser.com

(use your personal email to ensure access after graduating).

   

Forthcoming events:

Please join the online sessions no more than 5 mins before the start time.

Wednesday

28 October

2.30pm

Finding a Part Time Job

A practical guide for those new to job hunting.

 

Online: Click to join on Zoom

Wednesday

4 November

11am

Creating an Effective CV

We'll cover the basics, as well and more advanced perspectives, including tailoring these documents for different audiences/

Online: Click to join on Zoom

Wednesday

4 November

1.30pm

Teaching as a Career

This session will guide you though the essentials, including, entry requirements, training options, funding, finding courses and applying.

Online: Click to join on Zoom

Wednesday

11 November

11am

Cover Letter Basics

Baffled about what to include in a cover letter? This session will give tips and advice about how to tackle them.

Online: Click to join on Zoom

Wednesday

11 November

12.30pm

Visas for International Students

Colin Beard, UCA’s Immigration Compliance Coordinator, will be delivering a session covering your questions about UK visa applications 

Online: Click to join on Zoom 

Wednesday

18 November

11am

How to connect with industry

Making contact with industry might seem daunting at first. This session is crammed with tips and ideas.

Online: Click to join on Zoom  

Wednesday

18 November

1.30pm

Creating an effective LinkedIn profile 

Promoting yourself to potential employers, clients and potential collaborators has never been more important.

 

Online: Click to join on Zoom   

Wednesday

25 November

11am

Skills on Target

How to identify and tell the people that matter about your special skills and qualities.

Online: Click to join on Zoom   

Wednesday

25 November

1.30pm

Professional Planning for First years

It’s never too early to start planning your career! We look at early steps to launch a successful career.

Online: Click to join on Zoom   

Wednesday

2 December

11am

Freelancing: An introduction

Freelancing is a popular option for creatives. In this session we will introduce key themes you need to consider in order to get started 

Online: Click to join on Zoom  

Sign in/up to our Careers Portal: uca.jobteaser.com to view all upcoming sessions and to:

  • Book online to meet an adviser (and get a reminder on the day)
  • Find job and internship vacancies exclusive to UCA
  • Post your CV and engage with employers
  • Access fact sheets, video resources and careers advice

Contact us

Click on the tab for your campus to access Careers and Employability support.

Careers & Employability Adviser

Nikki Martin

Book an appointment online. Register on uca.jobteaser.com, using your personal email; go to the Appointments tab. Choose an available time slot and you'll receive a reminder of the appointment on the day.

For assistance in setting up an account you can ask at the Gateway Desk in the Library or email careers@uca.ac.uk.

Connect with us:

        

Gateway

Telephone: +44 (0)1227 817 314

Email: gatewaycanterbury@uca.ac.uk

Careers & Employability Adviser

Neville Kemp 

Book an appointment online. Register on uca.jobteaser.com, using your personal email; go to the Appointments tab. Choose an available time slot and you'll receive a reminder of the appointment on the day.

For assistance in setting up an account you can ask at the Gateway Desk in the Library or email careers@uca.ac.uk.

Connect with us:

        

 

Gateway

Telephone: +44 (0)1372 202 461

Email: gatewayepsom@uca.ac.uk

 

Careers & Employability Advisers

Kasia Majewska and Steven Gordon

Book an appointment online. Register on uca.jobteaser.com, using your personal email; go to the Appointments tab. Choose an available time slot and you'll receive a reminder of the appointment on the day.

For assistance in setting up an account you can ask at the Gateway Desk in the Library or email careers@uca.ac.uk.

Connect with us:

        

Gateway

Telephone: +44 (0)1252 892 709 

Email: gatewayfarnham@uca.ac.uk 

 

Careers & Employability Adviser

Jan Rowan 

Book an appointment online. Register on uca.jobteaser.com, using your personal email; go to the Appointments tab. Choose an available time slot and you'll receive a reminder of the appointment on the day.

For assistance in setting up an account you can ask at the Gateway Desk in the Library or email careers@uca.ac.uk.

Connect with us:

        

Gateway

Telephone: +44 (0)1634 888 734

Email: gatewayrochester@uca.ac.uk