This blog post was written by The Accountancy Partnership who have provided great insight into the types of questions you would be asked at an accounting interview and advice on how to give great answers. The more prepared you are, the less scary it will be! No matter what industry you’re in, the key to… More What To Expect and How to Prepare for an Accounting Interview
In honour of Black History Month, Xuan Tan, one of our Communication and Engagement Assistants, has about the amazing Dame Linda Dobbs. It is important to celebrate black achievement but also recognise how underrepresented careers are and what we can all do to make a change. “When you think of successful black people, you tend… More Black History Month | Dame Linda Dobbs
Xuan Lin Tan, one of our Communication and Engagement Assistants, delves into why practice interviews are so important and what we offer at King’s to assist you with feeling as confident as possible. After weeks of applications and follow up emails, you have finally got an interview invite! An interview for a new post is… More Shortlist me – King’s new subscription that helps you with job interviews
Careers+ is collaborating with some fantastic employers to deliver a new and exciting programme called the Careers+ Employer Experience Programme (C+ EEP), open to Careers+ students or those eligible for Careers+. Through a series of engaging and interactive workshops delivered by employers you will have the opportunity to learn more about meeting new people, how to talk… More Careers+ Employability Experience Programme (C+ EEP) is open for applications!
Meera Patel, KCL Law Alumni and Author of Get Into Law, has written a great post about the importance of commercial awareness and how it will benefit your career. What is “Commercial Awareness”? Did I miss the memo… Did I miss the memo? I was 20 years old sat in Croydon asking myself why getting… More What is Commercial Awareness and how to develop it | Meera Patel
Stephen May from the Screen Arts Institute is looking for a King’s researcher who is already familiar with expressive writing or linguistics studies and/or arts research in relation to mental health. Title of Project: “YOU Are Your Story – A student-centred participatory project, using the power of Story-Prompted Expressive Writing (SPEW)” They now have 40 years… More Work experience opportunity for PhD students!
The UK electronic skills foundation has created a scholarship scheme that enables you to gain great work experience and widen your network. Each UKESF Scholarship lasts from the year you apply, until graduation. It includes a bursary for each academic year and a work placement (8 weeks minimum) each year. Some companies offer work placements… More UKESF Scholarships Scheme for Engineering students!
The Circle U. Challenge brings together international and interdisciplinary student teams from across Europe to develop solutions to authentic challenges faced by civic partners in our regions, cities, and communities. The King’s College London Circle. U Challenge: Designed in collaboration with the London Borough of Lambeth and South London and Maudsley Hospital (SLaM), the King’s College London Circle… More Circle U. Challenge!
In the last ten years there have been more than 12 million international graduates of UK education. This two-week course will equip international graduates with the skills and understanding that they need in order to navigate and enter their local employment market. It will support them to identify their skills, and how to communicate these… More Study UK: Preparing for work online course on 3rd October!
It is hard to avoid the recent headlines about the cuts to the number of civil servants in the UK. These plans have touched all areas of recruitment, including the Civil Service Fast Stream which has paused the graduate scheme and will not be recruiting during this academic year (2022/22). They are still running the… More Alternatives to the Civil Service Fast Stream 22/23