Boost Your Employability with Leonard Cheshire’s Google Courses

Looking to boost your employability, kickstart your career, or push for a promotion? Upskill yourself with one of Leonard Cheshire’s free online Google courses! Partnering with INCO Academy-Work in Tech, Leonard Cheshire is offering free access to one of four Google certificates.   Eligibility The courses are available to anyone who meets the following criteria:… More Boost Your Employability with Leonard Cheshire’s Google Courses

King’s Careers’ Insights Programme

If you are a final year undergraduate and have no idea what you will do after your degree, do not miss enrolling onto our Insights Programme!   The King’s Careers & Employability team has designed a refreshed suite of extracurricular activities available to final year undergraduates willing to investigate different sectors and roles.  These work opportunities… More King’s Careers’ Insights Programme

Internships Calendar for Social Sciences & Public Policy 2023-24

We’ve all been there. You start looking for internships and before you know it, two hours have passed, you went into some kind of internet vortex and you only found one relevant thing – and its deadline just passed!   It’s no surprise that the thing which students most often ask Careers Consultants about is what… More Internships Calendar for Social Sciences & Public Policy 2023-24

What Careers resources are available for forced migrants at King’s?

At King’s we recognise that any legal background of forced displacement can have a significant impact on educational and career-related opportunities and outcomes. It is vitally important to the Careers & Employability department to ensure that students who have faced forced displacement have access to appropriate education and opportunities regarding their future career. If you… More What Careers resources are available for forced migrants at King’s?

Introducing King’s Skills for the Future

Developing your skills is a key part of improving your employability and increasing your chance of getting a job after you graduate. That’s why we developed King’s Skills for the Future. King’s Skills for the Future is a self-assessment tool and set of learning pathways located on King’s CareerConnect. It is designed to help you evaluate, develop and expand your existing skill set. Using the existing King’s… More Introducing King’s Skills for the Future

Application season: Cultivate your LinkedIn profile (Part 1) 

During my first year at King’s, I found myself attending a casual social event at the Pret by the Strand campus. As the coffee date concluded, an unexpected question came my way: “May I have your LinkedIn profile?” I was taken aback – who asks for someone’s LinkedIn profile, right?  Yet, this seemingly unusual request… More Application season: Cultivate your LinkedIn profile (Part 1) 

Application season: Conquering careers fairs 

Stepping into your inaugural careers fair can be a very daunting experience- with a multitude of employer stands, prominent banners scattered across the hall, and numerous conversations taking place simultaneously.   But what does a careers fair consist of? And why should you attend them? Careers fairs provide a direct opportunity to build your networks,… More Application season: Conquering careers fairs