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What King’s Careers & Employability can do for You. Finding part-time work. How to... 20 minute workshops Writing CVs Finding part-time work Writing cover letters Getting work experience Application forms Many more! www.kcl.ac.uk/careers. Why Part-Time work?. Money! Make friends!

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finding part time work
Finding part-time work

How to... 20 minute workshops

  • Writing CVs Finding part-time work
  • Writing cover letters
  • Getting work experience
  • Application forms
  • Many more! www.kcl.ac.uk/careers
why part time work

Why Part-Time work?


Make friends!

Enhance your CV

Initiative, drive, team work, customer service, admin skills,


finding part time work cont
Finding part-time work (cont.)
  • Many leaflets and online resources:
    • ‘How to write a CV’
    • ‘Part-time work’
    • ‘Completing job application forms’
    • ‘Application letters’
    • ‘Interviews’
jobonline hundreds of vacancies for king s students at your fingertips
JobOnline: Hundreds of vacancies for King’s students at your fingertips!


on campus vacancies
On-Campus Vacancies


part time work fair
Part-Time Work Fair


  • Thursday 3rd Oct
  • Time: 11:30 to 14:30
  • Venue: Great Hall, Strand Campus
  • A great opportunity to meet employers & find part time work
  • Help fund your studies, and get some crucial work experience
generating ideas and inspiration
Generating ideas and inspiration
  • Prospects Planner: www.prospects.ac.uk
  • Careers Service library
  • www.careers.lon.ac.uk/international
  • Still lost? Talk to us!
researching careers careers tagged
Researching careers:Careers Tagged


researching industries sectors and organisations
Researching industries, sectors and organisations
  • Employer events (on & off campus)
  • How to... sessions (research your policy career/city job/career in law etc)
  • Library resources
  • Facebook pages & Twitter
  • Fairs: Careers Fair, Tech, Law, Pharmacy, Nursing etc.
improving your employability skills
Improving your employability skills
  • Kings Professional Skills Programme
  • Other skills sessions
  • Join societies, volunteer, get a part-time job
  • Get international, get involved!
  • Facebook & Twitter (commercial awareness)
  • How to... Sessions (work experience)
finding full time work after you graduate
Finding full-time work after you graduate
  • JobOnline (and International JobOnline)
  • Facebook/Twitter
  • How to... Sessions (interviews)
  • Departmental events (with advisers)
  • CV, application and covering letter help
  • Psychometric tests
  • Mock Interviews


what we can t do
What we can’t do
  • Job matching service
  • Tell you what job you should do!
  • Proof-read CVs and application
  • Help with grammar and English (English Language Centre)
  • Recommend specific employers or recruitment agencies
  • Help or advice with visas (see International Student Advisers)
where we are
Where we are
  • Locations:
    • Strand (Macadam Building)
    • Guys (Henriette Raphael)
  • Times:
    • Strand 09.30-17.00, Mon-Thur.
    • Guys Mon-Tue Afternoons

Don’t feel guilty if you don’t know what you want to do with your life…the most interesting people I know didn’t know at 22 what they wanted to do with their lives, some of the most interesting 40 year olds I know still don’t.


thank you
Thank you!