Maksymilian Sekula is a current Informatics student at King’s College London. In this entry of Global Placement Stories, Maksymilian discusses what to consider in finding a placement! This time last year, applying for placement roles was not an easy task, but it taught me a lot about job application processes. Firstly, being early is key.… More Global Placement Stories | Maksymilian Sekula at STFC as a software engineer
Our Autumn career events are in full swing, with our Focus on Banking, Finance and Consultancy career fair live all week! But we know that as King’s students, you will have a lot on your plate during these times: starting your studies virtually and getting to grips with all the complexity that comes with the various online platforms can be tiresome! In order to help you along, we answered some of the most common questions about our Focused Festivals. … More Your questions answered about Graduateland and Focused Festivals
We talked with Fara from the Centre for Accessible Environments (CAE) about inclusive careers. What’s it like working in inclusive design and how can students channel their passion for accessibility and inclusion… and make it their career? Also, check out the Pathways programme to boost employability for disabled students in London!… More What is inclusive design? Careers in inclusion & accessibility
Guest blogger Liam from Passion.io is here to share a survival checklist for remote working – one that you can use to make sure you’re setting yourself up for success in a remote working role. What kind of mindset is important? What about the digital tools necessary? Read on to find out!… More The remote working survival checklist – with Passion.io
Let’s talk about diverse and inclusive employers! This blog’s got you covered if you’re looking to find internships and work that helps you build success – and empowers students and graduates with disabilities!… More 6 disability-friendly websites for students and graduates on the job hunt
In today’s blog, King’s student Ria talks about her experience as a virtual intern. Tune in to learn all about her journey to a virtual internship, what challenges and benefits she was faced with, and what tips Ria has in store for others considering to be a virtual intern this summer. … More What’s it like being a virtual intern? #MyNextSteps
What is the National Tutoring Programme and why should today’s graduates think about working as tutors during Covid-19?… More Coming up… a graduate job to fight educational inequality!
Have you been invited to a virtual interview, perhaps about an internship, work experience, a summer job or a graduate role? Check out our 5 tips to make sure your virtual interview goes as smoothly as it can! … More Making your virtual interview a SUCCESS: our top 5 tips!
In Part 2 of our mini-series, we continue to unpack what’s happening in the creative industries. If you’re a graduate wishing to enter the industry, our blog will help you understand the challenging economic situation the industry faces and learn about how you can develop your employability to stay on top.… More A peek into the future of Creative Industries – A Covid-19 update (Part 2)
Gokce tells us about her experience searching and applying for placements.… More Student placements in their own words: My Application Process