SEMINARS/WORKSHOPS

Please find below the Seminars and Workshops that took place at the September 2018 MK Job Show.

Our Seminars and Workshops are free to view and provide a valuable insight into the recruitment process and how to succeed in your job search.

 

Friday 14th September:

11:00Access Ambassadors – How to find inclusive employers – Some employers are fantastic at embracing difference – we’ll give you tips on how to find those employers and how to reach out to them.

11:30Develop – Writing an Effective CV – Do you know your skills and competencies? Do know how to use this information effectively in a CV? Do you know what your CV should look like? If not, then you should attend this workshop!

12:00The University of Bedfordshire – Routes into Nursing & Healthcare – This seminar will focus on the wide range of careers within the NHS.  Hosted by the University of Bedfordshire, and with the opportunity to start your training in February 2018, this seminar will explain the pathways to becoming a fully qualified Nurse, Midwife, Paramedic and Operating Department Practitioner.

12:30Ricoh – Interview Preparation – What to do?

13:00 Teach MK – Milton Keynes, In a class of its own! – Looking for your next career challenge as a teacher or school leader? Make Milton Keynes your first choice. We are looking to recruit enthusiastic, forward-thinking and ambitious teachers and leaders for our schools. Find out more about how you can develop your career in Milton Keynes schools and how you can secure your dream role.

13:30Develop – Interview Skills – Want to perform well in an interview? Want to get tips and techniques on how to impress interviewers? If so, this workshop is for you!

14:00Xero – Maximising your Job Search: Tips and Tricks

14:30Develop – Understanding Assessment Centres – Many employers use assessment centres to recruit staff. Do you know the typical individual assessments they use? This workshop will give you an insight and provide tips on how to do well!

15:00Kinetic Recruitment – Transport as a Career Choice – Exploring the different careers and progression opportunities in Transport with Mike Hayward from Woodfines Solicitors.

15:30 – Develop – Writing an Effective CV – Do you know your skills and competencies? Do know how to use this information effectively in a CV? Do you know what your CV should look like? If not, then you should attend this workshop!

16:00Santander – CV building, interview skills and life at Santander – Applying for a new role can be daunting but there is plenty you can do to prepare. Learn how to build a strong CV, how to ace your next interview and how a career with Santander is like no other.

16:30 – Develop – Interview Skills – Want to perform well in an interview? Want to get tips and techniques on how to impress interviewers? If so, this workshop is for you!

Saturday 15th September:

11:00 – Teach MK – Milton Keynes, In a class of its own! – Looking for your next career challenge as a teacher or school leader? Make Milton Keynes your first choice. We are looking to recruit enthusiastic, forward-thinking and ambitious teachers and leaders for our schools. Find out more about how you can develop your career in Milton Keynes schools and how you can secure your dream role.

11:30 – Develop – Writing an Effective CV – Do you know your skills and competencies? Do know how to use this information effectively in a CV? Do you know what your CV should look like? If not, then you should attend this workshop!

12:00 – The University of Bedfordshire – University??  Yes you can! – The University of Bedfordshire offers a diverse range of higher education courses.  Our Foundation Year programme is a unique and exciting opportunity that allows everyone to reach their full potential.  These programmes, funded through the Student Loan System and taught in Milton Keynes, offer a viable option for anyone wishing to re-train or re-qualify.

12:30 – The Army – Opportunities in The Army – Learn about the variety of roles available in the Army and the requirements for each role as well the Assessment Centre itself. We will cover the features and benefits of a career in The Army as well as the Adventurous Training Opportunities available.

13:00 Ricoh – Interview Preparation – What to do?

13:30 – Develop – Interview Skills – Want to perform well in an interview? Want to get tips and techniques on how to impress interviewers? If so, this workshop is for you!

14:00 – Xero – Maximising your Job Search: Tips and Tricks

14:30 – Develop – Understanding Assessment Centres – Many employers use assessment centres to recruit staff. Do you know the typical individual assessments they use? This workshop will give you an insight and provide tips on how to do well!

15:00 – The University of Buckingham – How can professional courses help your career? – A brief introduction to what professional courses are, who they are aimed at and how they can benefit you in your career.

15:30 – Develop – Writing an Effective CV – Do you know your skills and competencies? Do know how to use this information effectively in a CV? Do you know what your CV should look like? If not, then you should attend this workshop!

16.00 – Secklow 105.5 – Creating a Career… now for something completely different – With so many well-qualified people chasing each advertised position, (a recent survey stated the average was 87),  you need every edge. This seminar will look at ideas to structure your search, what you can do to stand out from the rest and how to create interviews that are not on the job boards. You will also get an insight into how to control an interview and create a lasting impression. Finally, post-interview actions are vital – dare to be different, dare to stand out and enjoy joining the world of professionals in your chosen market sector.  

16:30 – Develop – Interview Skills – Want to perform well in an interview? Want to get tips and techniques on how to impress interviewers? If so, this workshop is for you!

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