Workshops & Events

CAREER WORKSHOP SERIES

free for students and graduates

Do you want to feel more confident in your job search?

Get a better idea of what employers are looking for?

Our workshops are relaxed but informative with lots of opportunity to learn about these and more! Get your questions answered and learn from each other!

You are welcome to come along!  No need to book, but please arrive on time!

For more information about these workshops email us at  career@unitec.ac.nz

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Workshops

How to get a Job in 2018

Friday 9th March, 1-2pm, Building 182, Room 1001

Our first workshop of the year is “How to get a job in 2018”.  Whether you are looking for work – part-time or full-time, or just planning ahead, ensure that you are making the most of your job search efforts.  Come and hear our tips on how to maximise your chances of nailing the job you are looking for.

Understanding what you have to offer Employers – Personal Branding

Wednesday 14th March, 1-2pm, Building 182, Room 1001

Thursday 31st May, 1-2pm, Building 180, Room 2043

Come spend some time with us to develop your own Personal Brand, helping you stand out when communicating with employers, whether in person, on-line or on paper!

 

CV & Cover Letter Writing Top Tips

Friday 23rd March, 1-2pm, Building 182, Room 1001 Cancelled

Monday 28th May, 10.30-11.30am, Building 180, Room 2043

Your CV and Cover Letter are important parts of your advertising campaign to get an interview. This workshop will highlight tips and tricks to make your CV as effective as it can be.

Job Search – How to create and spot opportunities

Friday 13th April, 1-2pm, Building 180, Room 2043

Monday 21st May, 12-30-1.30, Building 180, Room 2043

 Whether you are looking for work – part-time or full-time, or just planning ahead, ensure that you are making the most of your job search efforts.  Come and hear our tips on how to proactively find the job you are looking for.

Career Forum

Monday 16th April, 1-2pm, Building 180, Room 2043

An open Q & A session! Come and get any of your burning Career questions sorted!

How to prepare for a successful Interview

Friday 4th May, 1-2pm, Building 180, Room 2043

Friday 8th June, 1-2pm, Building 180, Room 2043

Know how to create a great impression at your interview! Gain confidence in answering curly questions, knowing what to wear and creating a positive impact.

Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI)

 Friday 11th May, 1-2pm, Building 180, Room 2043

Come and learn what your MBTI type is and find out what makes you tick!  Find out the many ways MBTI can influence your Career.

 

Career Workshops for International Students

Career Skills Taster Workshops

Thursday 22nd February, 10.00-10.45am, Building 180, Room 2044

Friday 23rd February, 11.00-11.45am, Building 180, Room 2044

Starting Your Career in NZ

Friday 16th March, 2-4pm, Building 182, Room 1001

Who Should Attend?

International Students who have recently arrived in New Zealand and want to start the process of finding a job.

Come along and learn about what New Zealand employers are looking for in CVs, Cover Letters and potential employees.   We’ll talk about the cultural differences you’re experiencing and how they affect the job search process and we’ll discuss the most effective ways of finding a job in New Zealand.  Start your job search with the tools to be successful!!

 

Developing your Personal Brand

Friday 6th April, 2-4pm, Building 182, Room 1001

Who Should Attend?

International Students wanting to learn more about effective methods of finding employment in New Zealand

New Zealand employers are looking for the right individual for the job.  Come and learn how to effectively market yourself using a common theme in your CV, your Cover Letters and your “elevator pitch”.