Are you employment ready?

21 February 2018 | 17:30 - 19:30

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About the event

The Employment Ready Evening is run by the Leeds Novus Group and G4C Yorkshire and Humber, aimed at students preparing to move into the working world. It is a great way for students to gain experience, knowledge and confidence before they leave education.

The evening will consist of an informational session, with industry experts including Hays Recruitment, giving information and advice on preparing your CV and yourself for a job interview. We will have industry experts giving you their advice and experience on entering the working world and schedule for the evening is as follows;

       ·       Market Overview

·         CV preparation

o    Pitfalls/common clichés and how to avoid them

o    How to write a powerful personal statement

o    What a good CV looks like

·         Interview preparation

o    Pre-prep prep

o    Answering “take me through your CV” at interview

o    STAR technique

·         Q&A – open format for the students to question us or have one-to-one discussions, as we will stay around for a short while after the event to answer these


Michael Cranswick, Senior Consultant, Hays Recruitment
Specialising in Quantity Surveyor / Estimator Roles

Tony Stevens, Director, Construction and Property, Hays Recruitment
Specialising in Site and Project Management

This event is free but booking is essential.

The event will take place at Room BPA 104, Broadcasting Place Humanities Building, Leeds Beckett University.

Registration and refreshments: 17.30

Start of event: 18.00

Close: 19.30

Event fees

Free of charge

To find out further about ticket prices, please click on the Register button in the top right of the page.

Contact details

Zoe Popple
Member Services and Events Co-ordinator
+44 (0) 1344 630 866 
1 Arlington Square
Downshire Way
RG12 1WA
tel: +44 (0) 1344 630700
fax: +44 (0) 1344 306430
Registered Charity No. (England and Wales) 280795 - (Scotland) SC041725
Registered VAT No. 492 0644 43
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