Access to Work – Funding for Disabled Students Available

If you’re a disabled student concerned about making the transition to the workplace, then it might interest you to know that you may be eligible for government funding under the Access to Work (AtW) Scheme. The funding is made available to assist disabled people and their employers in making adjustments to overcome work-related obstacles that… More Access to Work – Funding for Disabled Students Available

It’s Dissertation Time 2.0: Building a Positive Relationship With Your Supervisor

Today’s blog post is by Seyran Khalili, Postgraduate Student in Psychosis Studies, and Marketing Assistant at King’s Careers & Employability. In this piece Seyran talks about the different ways in which you can create a positive relationship with your dissertation supervisor. Your dissertation supervisor is your GPS road finder; the person supporting you as you make progress… More It’s Dissertation Time 2.0: Building a Positive Relationship With Your Supervisor

Launch your Career in Fintech!

By Seyran Khalili, Postgraduate Student in Psychosis Studies and Marketing Assistant at King’s Careers & Employability.  If you’re interested in a career in fintech you’ve probably seen that the sector is full of potential and dynamic and fast-growing technology companies dedicated to creating collaborative and enthusiastic environments. To give you a few ideas of possible… More Launch your Career in Fintech!

Testimony from a Chemistry student

Today’s piece features some nice words about us from Samer Hammoud, who’s studying a BSC Chemistry in the Department of Chemistry. He wrote a piece on the NMS blog last month detailing how using the services provided by Careers & Employability, completing the King’s Leadership and Professional Skills Award (KLPSA) and discussions with lecturers and… More Testimony from a Chemistry student

I’ve received my degree classification result… now what?

It’s the big day: you’ve received an email notifying you that your module results and final degree classification has been posted on Student Records. You’ve anxiously waited for the page to open, and there it is: your final university results. So, what now? Receiving your final university results can be overwhelming. After years of studying… More I’ve received my degree classification result… now what?

My First Steps: Melissa Larkin, Internships Assistant, King’s Careers & Employability

Up first in our new series Melissa Larkin, who is King’s Internships Assistant here at Careers & Employability, shares her views on being a recent graduate looking for a “real” job in a new country. Want to find out more about what we’re hoping to achieve with this series? Read Seyran’s introductory blog post here.… More My First Steps: Melissa Larkin, Internships Assistant, King’s Careers & Employability

Introducing the “My First Steps” Series

By Seyran Khalili, Postgraduate Student in Psychosis Studies and Marketing Assistant at King’s Careers & Employability.  I’m happy to announce that our new blog series “My first steps” launches next week! You’ll get a sneak peek into my interviews with King’s Careers & Employability staff and recent graduates – they’ll be sharing their careers stories… More Introducing the “My First Steps” Series