Meet lots of employers, network with industry leaders and gain precious tips from people in the workplace.
City Campus: 18 September - 22 September 2017
South Campus: 25 - 26 September 2017
and North Campus: 27 - 28 September 2017
Employability Matters is a series of free events for students that is run twice a year by the Employability and Careers team. The events attract presentations and panel discussions from high calibre employers and industry leaders, who are keen to interact with students, offer advice and talk about the career options in their industries.
The Employability Lab also runs skill workshops during Employability Matters that help you enhance your work readiness, such as CV writing, job search, interviewing, LinkedIn and more. These are similar to the employability workshops the Employability and Careers team run regularly throughout the year.
Events include presentations and panel discussions from top employers and industry leaders. Get advice and take the opportunity to talk about career options across a range of industries.
Employers are looking for well-rounded graduates who know how to present ideas, communicate concepts, lead discussions, network confidently, produce a great CV and work collaboratively.
Employability Matters is where you learn from winners in the workplace, hone your skills through workshops and networking, build your confidence and find out about the AUT Edge Award.
A diverse range of employers have signed up to present at September Employability Matters, representing all the major industries that employ AUT graduates. Book now:
NB: You will need to be logged into CareerHub to book. Please use your AUT access codes. If you have any problems email email@example.com
For the first time Employability Matters will hold two Career Fairs and a Expo during the week.
Hospitality, Tourism, Events, and Culinary Arts Career Fair
Recruitment opportunities include front line positions in hotels, tourist attractions and global brand Disney Cruise Line. This is the first time Disney Cruise Line has come to AUT offering on board career roles eg co-ordinators for child care, recreation, hospitality and culinary arts. Job search app Sidekicker also attending. Register here!
Wednesday 20 September
Law Career Fair
At AUT’s first Law Career Fair, find out more about what the future can offer in legal and non legal environments/organisations once you graduate. Employers include Disputes Tribunal of New Zealand, Duncan Cotterill, Government Legal Network, Public Defence Service and YouthLaw Aotearoa. Register here!
Thursday 21 September
Find out about the volunteer sector career opportunities and how you can help in your community and add value to your CV. A range of organisations with different opportunities will be showcase including Breast Cancer Foundation, Conservation Volunteers, StarJam, Volunteering Auckland, Heart Foundation and IHC.
Friday 22 September
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