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 and perspectives. We strive to make students and 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

Feb
6
Mon
Inspiring Ways to Explore Your Career Interests for Mature and Transfer Students Webinar
Feb 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join this online webinar to learn about York's Career Decision Making Model, and how it can help you move forward in your career as a mature student. You will also discover the range of hybrid supports Career Education & Development (CED) provides and be introduced to campus resources. In partnership with Atkinson Centre for Mature and Part-time Students (ACMAPS).

For more information about this event and to register, login to Experience York.

Virtual Career Lounge
Feb 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Our Career Peer Educators will be available at the Virtual Career Lounge to help with any career-related questions!

No appointment required. Access the secure meeting link from your student/new grad welcome dashboard on Experience York .

Our Career Peer Educators will be on hand to help with:

  • Resumé & Cover Letters
  • Job Searching & Networking
  • Interview Skills & Preparation
  • Navigating the Career Centre Website
  • LinkedIn: Building a Profile & Job Searching
  • Exploring What You Can do With Your Degree
  • Resources at Career Education & Development and on Campus
  • Any other career questions you have!
Feb
7
Tue
Employer Recruitment Session: Emplois étudiants au gouvernement fédéral
Feb 7 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

For more information about this event and to register, login to Experience York.

Resumé & Cover Letter Writing Webinar
Feb 7 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Find out how to effectively target your Resumé and Cover Letter. Present your experiences, education and skills in a way that showcases your assets and piques employers' interest in you.

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

To participate in an online webinar, you will need a computer (with speakers or headphones), internet access, and Zoom desktop application (Zoom) installed in your computer. You will receive the URL of the webinar with the Zoom Meeting ID in a reminder email after you have registered for the event. On the day of the event, you will join the webinar and ask your questions via chat.

For more information about this event and to register, login to Experience York.

Feb
8
Wed
Positive Psychology & Career Well-Being
Feb 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Would you like to to learn how to apply positive psychology techniques in your daily life? Join this webinar to find out how to balance your personal and career well-being.

Plesae note this will be an online webinar.

You will receive the Zoom Meeting ID in a reminder email after you have regitered for the event.

Virtual Career Lounge
Feb 8 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Our Career Peer Educators will be available at the Virtual Career Lounge to help with any career-related questions!

No appointment required. Access the secure meeting link from your student/new grad welcome dashboard on Experience York .

Our Career Peer Educators will be on hand to help with:

  • Resumé & Cover Letters
  • Job Searching & Networking
  • Interview Skills & Preparation
  • Navigating the Career Centre Website
  • LinkedIn: Building a Profile & Job Searching
  • Exploring What You Can do With Your Degree
  • Resources at Career Education & Development and on Campus
  • Any other career questions you have!
Employer Recruitment Session: Student jobs with the federal government
Feb 8 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

For more information about this event and to register, login to Experience York.