Workshops & Events

CAREER ESSENTIALS WORKSHOPS

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!

All students are welcome!  You can register here or just turn up! (Please arrive on time!)

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

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Workshops

Looking for a job? Here’s how! 

Wednesday 20th March 2019 1-2pm Mt Albert 182-2001

Monday 20th May 2019 1-2pm Mt Albert 180-2043

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 maximise your chances of nailing the job you are looking for.

CV Workshops

 Wednesday 13th March 2019 11am-1pm Mt Albert 183-2002

Friday 10th May 2019 1-2pm Mt Albert 115-1008

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.  Bring a hard copy of it with you.

Making the most of Expos and other Employment Opportunities

Monday 6th May 2019 1-2pm Mt Albert 180-2043

Our Volunteer Expo is on 15th May in Te Puna.  This session is to help you prepare for this and other employment opportunities!  We discuss how to start a conversation with a potential employer and how to describe your skills and what you have to offer in 60 seconds.

Preparing for interviews and making the shortlist

Wednesday 3rd April 2019 1-2pm Mt Albert 182-2001

To you want to learn more about how to answer those tricky interview questions?  Come along to this session and learn some really useful tools to develop your interview skills.

Making a good impression with employers.  Preparing for Career Expos and Networking

Wednesday 6th March 2019 1-2pm Mt Albert 182-2001

Throughout your studies you’ll have opportunities to meet with potential employers and attend various networking events. Come and hear tips on how to put your best foot forward, practice your elevator pitch and make the most of these opportunities.

 

Career Workshops for International Students

Career Skills Taster Workshops

Thursday 21st February 2019 9-9.45am

Friday 22nd February 2019 9-9.45am

Starting Your Career in NZ

Friday 15th March 2019 1-2pm Mt Albert 115-1008

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!!

 

Interview Techniques

Friday 22nd March 2019 1-2pm Mt Albert 115-1008

Who Should Attend?

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

In this workshop we’ll discuss appropriate ways to interact with employers for job interviews, how to answer those tricky questions and how to maximise every opportunity you have to engage with potential employers.