Attend an event
The Careers and Employment team run weekly workshops and events each semester. Here are some of the different events with our expert career advisers, enterprise team, industry experts, or employers.
See CareerHub for full event listings. Some events have limited availability, book early to secure your place.
The Careers and Employment service welcomes top employers looking to recruit University of Hertfordshire talent onto campus and virtually for Career Fairs each year. The Fair features an impressive line-up of employers, including large corporations, SMEs and not-for-profit organisations representing all sectors including business, creative, engineering, finance, healthcare, IT, law and media. Upcoming fairs;
- WorkFest 2020: The Graduate Jobs and Placements Fair
- Inclusive Futures Careers Fair
- Spring Fair 2021: Graduate Recruitment and Placements Fair
LeadNow! Leadership Course
Discover how to lead yourself, how to lead others powerfully and respectfully, and how to lead high-performing teams with annual leadership course. Commissioned by Careers and Employment and hosted by Todd Eden, author of 'Own Life', and Multi-Award-Winning Leadership Coach & Event Facilitator.
The LeadNow! Leadership Course runs during May each year. All events are bookable CareerHub.
An annual event offered by the Careers and Employment Service to University of Hertfordshire students. Sprint, a 4-day programme which is designed to support the personal and professional development of women undergraduates. The programme has been run successfully at UH and in many other Universities including Oxford, Warwick, Exeter, Sheffield and Bath and covers a range of key development topics, to help you:
More information on the Sprint programme can be found here or by regularly checking the CareerHub event page.
External event: AMAZON OPERATIONS: OUR SUPPLY CHAIN AND INTERVIEW TIPS
This session will cover Amazon’s Operations in the UK, including a brief overview of our supply chain, our response to COVID-19, and our opportunities for current students and recent graduates.
External Event: ROYAL AERONAUTICAL SOCIETY: LIFE IN THE SECTOR
The Aviation and Aerospace sector has continued to try to adapt to the challenges produced by the COVID-19 crisis. However, its impact is unparalleled, reversing recent years of growth. The road to recovery will take time and it is important to consider the wider impact.
External Event: VIRGIN MEDIA: GETTING READY FOR VIRTUAL ASSESSMENTS
We’re going to talk you through our virtual recruitment process We will be covering how to register your interest, the sprint application process, our Situation Judgement Test (with a little sample for you) and finally the virtually assessment centre.
External Event: GIVE A GRAD A GO: LINKEDIN, VIDEO INTERVIEW & CV WORKSHOPS WITH GUEST SPEAKERS
Give A Grad A Go is delighted to bring you our free career webinar, where we’ll be giving students and graduates the opportunity to hear first-hand advice from our recruitment experts.
External Event: FIND A UNIVERSITY: WHAT CAN POSTGRADUATE STUDY DO FOR IN 2021?
There’s still time to apply for a Masters degree this year, with many universities offering January start dates for their postgraduate courses.
Virtual Part-Time Jobs and Work Experience Fair 2020
The Part-time and Work Experience Jobs Fair is going VIRTUAL this year. This is a recruitment event where an exciting array of employers give students the chance to network and discuss Part-time and Work Experience opportunities.
External Event: The skills employers are looking for and how to demonstrate them
Learn the key skills required; what they mean and how they translate into the working world; why they’re needed; how to demonstrate these skills; best practise and techniques.
External event: Tech Careers Virtual Event run by STEM Women
Free Virtual Careers Event on Technology: gain exclusive networking opportunities with top employers, hear inspirational talks from women working in the industry and ask questions during a live panel discussion!
External Event: Legal Virtual Event - RateMyPlacement
RateMyPlacement’s Legal Virtual Event invites law AND non-law students to meet and interact with the UK’s foremost law firms.
Enterprising Women in Business - Online Networking
Hear from and talk to other female students and graduates who have started their own business. Make valuable connections for your start-up or growing business.