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Graduate Fast Track

Wednesday 19th September 10-4pm

D450 College lane (Hutton Building)

Graduate Fast Track is a bootcamp with a limited number of places, designed for 2012 leavers who are interested in getting a head start applying for graduate schemes starting in 2013… as well looking for jobs now!

  • · Find out about the graduate labour market and graduate schemes
  • · Learn the secrets of effective job searching
  • · Discover how to write brilliant application forms and CVs
  • · Practice your interview technique
  • · Prepare for assessment centres

Get ready to meet employers at our big Autumn Careers Fair on the 24th October by attending the Getting Ready for the Fair talk and learn how to network.


  • · CV reviews available in the Careers and Placements centre LB400 11- 3pm
  • · Jobs boards with all our latest vacancies
  • · Hand outs and information to help you find opportunities
  • · Careers and Placements staff on hand to answer your queries

Book now on: http://careers-and-placements.eventbrite.com


Full programme below (please note programme may be subject to change):

Time Session
10.00 -10.15 Registration and welcome
10.15 – 11.00 Job search for graduates. Get ahead of the game and find out about 2013 graduate schemes …plus other graduate opportunities and how to find them.
11.00 – 11.45 Preparing for applications and interviews – how to work out what employers are looking for and what you need to do to make sure you are the perfect match.
11.45 -12.30 CV’s, cover letters and application forms – top tips for great applications
12.30 -1.00 Break
1.00- 1.45 Interviews – how to prepare for the big day and those tricky interview questions.
1.45 – 3.00 Assessment centres – what are they and how do you prepare for them?
3.15 – 4.00 Getting ready for the Fair – how to prepare to meet employers at our big Autumn Fair on the 24th October 2012… plus top tips on how to network.