Working with academic departments to temp agency partnerships: 5 things you will learn in the latest edition of The Frame from Goldsmiths Careers

Posted by Harry Picken on 21-Mar-2016 11:32:30

The Spring issue of The Frame is here! The publication from Goldsmiths Careers Service is bursting with a range of projects and approaches, opinion pieces, interviews, case studies and videos focused on student personal professional development.

With commentary from Goldsmiths staff, students and guest contributors from across the sector, you can be sure there are a number of key takeaways that set you up to be the envy of your colleagues as you casually slip the latest industry know-how into conversation.

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Topics: Comment, The Careers Group member Colleges, Partnerships, Resources

8 incredibly useful tools each careers centre should know about

Posted by Harry Picken on 26-Jan-2016 09:00:00

Always thinking of new ways to optimise your time or improve the service you provide to students and employers? Fear not! These tools are so functional you'll be left pondering how you used to manage your day. 

We're not saying bookmarking them will change your life, but you might as well give it a go.

 

1. Calendly

Always struggling with back-and-forth emails to schedule meetings with students? It's a daily issue. 

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Topics: Comment, The Careers Group member Colleges

UN Chief of Outreach visits SOAS Careers and delivers inspiring talk

Posted by Harry Picken on 19-Nov-2015 11:44:34

120 students and recent graduates filled the SOAS Brunei Lecture Theatre to hear an inspiring speech from John Ericson, Chief the Outreach Unit in the Office of Human Resource Management for the United Nations on Wednesday 19th November 2015.

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Topics: News, The Careers Group member Colleges

Royal Holloway receives AGR award for curriculum development

Posted by News The Careers Group on 10-Jun-2015 15:01:00

Following on from the recognition at the AGR Awards, Royal Holloway Careers & Employability is to be awarded the RHUL Team Teaching Prize for their innovative curriculum delivery in the School of Management.

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Topics: Comment, The Careers Group member Colleges, Awards

TARGETJobs AGCAS Award WIN for Careers Service Engagement

Posted by News The Careers Group on 15-Apr-2015 14:58:58

The Careers Group, University of London is delighted that Phoenix Education Trust (PET) has won the TARGETjobs AGCAS award for excellence in careers and employability service engagement 2015.

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Topics: The Careers Group member Colleges, Awards

The Careers Group’s Member College Presented with AGR Award for ‘Best Preparation for Work Initiative’

Posted by News The Careers Group on 20-Mar-2015 14:59:55

Royal Holloway Careers & Employability, part of The Careers Group University of London has won the Association of Graduate Recruiters national awards in the category of Best Preparation for Work: Single Initiative 2015.

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Topics: The Careers Group member Colleges, Awards

UN coming to The Careers Group

Posted by News The Careers Group on 10-Nov-2014 10:07:44

SOAS Careers Service, part of The Careers Group, University of London is delighted to announce that UN representative, John Ericson will be talking to University of London students about working for the United Nations at an exclusive event on 12 November 2014. Fully booked soon after it became available, this event will explain the practicalities of getting a job at the UN and how the recruitment process works.

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Topics: Fairs and Events, The Careers Group member Colleges

The Careers Group's member college comes second in the UK for graduate-level employment

Posted by careers consultant on 28-Oct-2014 15:26:14

The Careers Group, University of London is delighted by the news that St George’s, University of London, has risen to second in the UK for students finding graduate-level employment after leaving university*.

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Topics: The Careers Group member Colleges

SOAS Careers Service has moved

Posted by News The Careers Group on 19-Sep-2014 17:43:28

SOAS Careers services, part of The Careers Group, University of London have moved to a new, larger premises within the main building at SOAS. Today’s official opening event was marked by David Christmas, Director of Student Services at SOAS and Bob Gilworth, Director of College-based Services, University of London.

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Topics: The Careers Group member Colleges

Graduates from member colleges of The Careers Group are some of the most employable in the UK

Posted by News The Careers Group on 08-Jul-2014 10:53:21

SIX of the top 40 higher education institutions in the UK for graduate employment 2012/13 use The Careers Group, University of London’s career and employability services.

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Topics: The Careers Group member Colleges

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