Careers Workshops and Awards
We offer a range of careers workshops and short courses,
most of which are available to all our students and graduates,
and we are excited to announce our new Wolverhampton Employability
The schedule for our courses and workshops is on our
Jobs and Events database. Places are normally
limited; please reserve your place through the database and let us
know if you change your mind, so that we can offer your place to
someone else. All our courses and workshops are
This is our programme of careers workshops and
presentations, open to all students and recent graduates of the
University, and covering a wide range of topics to help you plan
your career and prepare yourself for the world of work. Find
out more about the Career
Lab sessions and book your place through our Jobs and
your Career - 14 and 21 November
This practical course running over 2 afternoons and aimed
at first year students is designed to introduce you to Careers and
Employment Services and help you to get ahead in your career
Week - Summer
A series of careers workshops and presentations aimed at
students who have just completed their course and are planning the
next step in their career. Students about to enter their
final year and wanting to get ahead with their career planning over
the Summer are also welcome.
You! - 25 - 27
A 3 day course to help you build confidence, discover your
personality type and develop your career potential.
Work! - 23 - 25 July
An intensive and practical 3 day course preparing you for
all stages of the recruitment process from written applications to
interviews and selection activities.
We are launching our Wolverhampton Employability Award over the
Summer to a small number of students, with the opportunity for more
students to get on board with this in the Autumn. Find out more
about our Employability Award.
We also offer our well established Active Volunteers Volunteering Certificate, which recognises the
skills and achievements you gain from volunteering, as well as the
significant contribution you make to the community.
We make annual awards to the University of Wolverhampton
Volunteer of the Year and Student Employee of the Year - awards which
celebrate the outstanding contributions and
achievements of students who effectively combine volunteering or
part-time work with their study commitments. Nominations for
Student Employee of the Year Award 2012 have now closed.
Nominations for the Volunteer of the Year Award 2012 have now