Career Education and Development

About Us

Do you have questions about jobs and your future career?

Career Education & Development is here to help! We are a team of professionals who work with students, alumni, staff, faculty, and employers to support students and new graduates (up to two years after graduation) in the development of career self management skills. We recognize diversity as a source of strength and strive to create an environment that values inclusion and embraces the unique backgrounds & perspectives. We strive to make students & community members feel respected and heard.

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Services and Events

Are you looking for a job or wondering about exploring career options? We have several networking events and webinars to help you explore careers and job search. Find additional resources on our website, speak with a peer at the career lounge or book an appointment with a career professional to further help you plan your career.


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Speak with Career Peers

Career Lounge lets you work independently or in groups with support from Career Peer Educators.


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Career Development Webinars

Group sessions and workshops provides more in-depth experiential support on various topics on career exploration and job search.


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1:1 Appointments

1:1 appointments are available with a Career Counsellor or Career Educator to supplement online, group and peer support.


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Networking Opportunities

Connect with Employers and Alumni through:

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Job Postings

Search and apply to full-time, part-time, internship, summer, Volunteer jobs.


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Gain Experience

Find ways to identify and articulate the skills you have developed through experiential education or on-campus experiences.

Upcoming Events

Jul
29
Thu
Virtual Career Lounge @ Virtual
Jul 29 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Our Career Peer Educators will be available at the virtual career lounge to help with any career-related questions!
No appointment required. To join the meeting, please access the secure meeting link from your student/new grad welcome dashboard on Experience York .

Experience York Welcome Dashboard Screenshot

You can get help with:

  • Resumé & Cover Letters
  • Job Searching & Networking
  • Interview Skills & Preparation
  • LinkedIn: Building a Profile & Job Searching
  • Exploring What You Can do With Your Degree
  • Resources at the Career Centre and on Campus
  • Navigating the Career Centre Website
  • Any other career questions you have!


Interview Preparation Webinar @ Online
Jul 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Approach your next interview or networking event with increased confidence. Learn how you can influence the first impression you make and show your best self while answering employers' questions.

** PLEASE NOTE THIS WILL BE AN ONLINE WEBINAR **

To participate in a webinar, you will need a computer (with speakers or headphones), internet access, and Zoom. You will receive the URL of the webinar in a reminder email after you've registered for the event. On the day of the event, you will login to the webinar and ask your questions via chat.

Registration is required. Click here to register via Experience York.

Jul
30
Fri
Virtual Career Lounge @ Virtual
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Our Career Peer Educators will be available at the virtual career lounge to help with any career-related questions!
No appointment required. To join the meeting, please access the secure meeting link from your student/new grad welcome dashboard on Experience York .

Experience York Welcome Dashboard Screenshot

You can get help with:

  • Resumé & Cover Letters
  • Job Searching & Networking
  • Interview Skills & Preparation
  • LinkedIn: Building a Profile & Job Searching
  • Exploring What You Can do With Your Degree
  • Resources at the Career Centre and on Campus
  • Navigating the Career Centre Website
  • Any other career questions you have!


Aug
3
Tue
Virtual Career Lounge @ Virtual
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

Our Career Peer Educators will be available at the virtual career lounge to help with any career-related questions!
No appointment required. To join the meeting, please access the secure meeting link from your student/new grad welcome dashboard on Experience York .

Experience York Welcome Dashboard Screenshot

You can get help with:

  • Resumé & Cover Letters
  • Job Searching & Networking
  • Interview Skills & Preparation
  • LinkedIn: Building a Profile & Job Searching
  • Exploring What You Can do With Your Degree
  • Resources at the Career Centre and on Campus
  • Navigating the Career Centre Website
  • Any other career questions you have!


Virtual Career Lounge @ Virtual
Aug 3 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Our Career Peer Educators will be available at the virtual career lounge to help with any career-related questions!
No appointment required. To join the meeting, please access the secure meeting link from your student/new grad welcome dashboard on Experience York .

Experience York Welcome Dashboard Screenshot

You can get help with:

  • Resumé & Cover Letters
  • Job Searching & Networking
  • Interview Skills & Preparation
  • LinkedIn: Building a Profile & Job Searching
  • Exploring What You Can do With Your Degree
  • Resources at the Career Centre and on Campus
  • Navigating the Career Centre Website
  • Any other career questions you have!


Aug
4
Wed
Virtual Career Lounge @ Virtual
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

Our Career Peer Educators will be available at the virtual career lounge to help with any career-related questions!
No appointment required. To join the meeting, please access the secure meeting link from your student/new grad welcome dashboard on Experience York .

Experience York Welcome Dashboard Screenshot

You can get help with:

  • Resumé & Cover Letters
  • Job Searching & Networking
  • Interview Skills & Preparation
  • LinkedIn: Building a Profile & Job Searching
  • Exploring What You Can do With Your Degree
  • Resources at the Career Centre and on Campus
  • Navigating the Career Centre Website
  • Any other career questions you have!


Job Search and Networking Strategies Webinar
Aug 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Want to be more effective in getting the job you want? Find out how to uncover and create career opportunities by learning how employers fill job openings. Learn how to uncover hidden opportunities and build relationships that maximize your job search efforts.

** PLEASE NOTE THIS WILL BE AN ONLINE WEBINAR **

To participate in a webinar, you will need a computer (with speakers or headphones), internet access, and Zoom. You will receive the URL of the webinar in a reminder email after you've registered for the event. On the day of the event, you will login to the webinar and ask your questions via chat.

Registration is required. Click here to register via Experience York.