Career Centre


(the Career Centre's Online Job Posting &
Event Registration Portal
)

 


Explore and find answers to career and job search questions and access valuable career development resources.

 


Visit the Career Plan for a recommended sequence
to help with your career exploration and job search.

 


Learn more about career support services and networking events that we offer.

 


Drop by the Career Lounge
where Career Peer Educators can help.
No appointment needed


Career Plan

Career and job search resources!

Enhance your abilities, knowledge, and confidence in career development, job search and experiential education in the pursuit of career success.

On-Campus Drop-in Hours

Get Career Support on-campus at the Red Zone & Learning Commons (2nd floor of Scott Library)!

  • Rapid Resumé Review (RRR) at the Learning Commons (2nd floor of Scott Library)
    Winter term hours will be posted soon.
  • Career Centre at the Red Zone
    Winter term hours will be posted soon.
  • Career Lounge at 202 McLaughlin College
    Reopens Jan 6 for Winter Term - Hours will be posted soon.
Career Centre Drop-in Hours


Services & Events

The Career Centre is 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.


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Group Support

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


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Group Activities

Group sessions and workshops provides more in-depth experiential support.


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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 Career Fairs, Employer Recruitment Sessions, Panels, TASTE and more.


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Job Postings

Search and apply to full-time, part-time, internship, summer, on-campus and volunteer opportunities through Experience York or external job posting sites.


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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

Dec
17
Tue
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing Group Activity Session @ 103 McLaughlin College (Career Centre Presentation Room)
Dec 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing Group Activity Session @ 103 McLaughlin College (Career Centre Presentation Room)

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: Due to the volume of information covered in this workshop we request that students arrive on time. The doors to the workshop will be closed 10 minutes after the start of the workshop and latecomers will be asked to register for the next available session.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Experience York (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Jan
8
Wed
Who Am I? Self Assessment Game (Group Activity) @ 103 McLaughlin College
Jan 8 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Who Am I? Self Assessment Game (Group Activity) @ 103 McLaughlin College

This fun and interactive board game will get you started exploring your personality, interests, skills, accomplishments, desires and career curiosities. You’ll develop your own personal profile as you gain insights into the most important aspect of career decision making: YOU!

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the interactive nature of this workshop we request that students arrive on time. The doors to the workshop will be closed 10 minutes after the start of the workshop and latecomers will be asked to register for the next available session.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on Experience York (you will be able to sign in using your Passport York and register for appointments and events on the system).

Jan
9
Thu
Preparing for Career Fair Success: Interview Preparation Group Activity Session @ 103 McLaughlin College (Career Centre Presentation Room)
Jan 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Preparing for Career Fair Success: Interview Preparation Group Activity Session @ 103 McLaughlin College (Career Centre Presentation Room)

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.

Registration is required.  You may register for this event on Experience York (you will be able to sign in using your Passport York and register for appointments and events on the system).

Jan
13
Mon
What Can I Do With My Economics Degree? webinar (online) @ http://connect.yulearn.yorku.ca/wcidwmd/
Jan 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
What Can I Do With My Economics Degree? webinar (online) @ http://connect.yulearn.yorku.ca/wcidwmd/

Description
** 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 Adobe Flash Player (http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer) installed in your browser. 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.

Not sure what career options your economics degree might lead to? Attend this webinar to learn how the skills you are developing in your degree and the experiences you are gaining while at York will help build a foundation for your future.

Registration is required.  You may register for this event on Experience York (you will be able to sign in using your Passport York and register for appointments and events on the system).

Jan
14
Tue
Preparing for Career Fair Success: Resumé & Cover Letter Writing Workshop @ 103 McLaughlin College
Jan 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Preparing for Career Fair Success: Resumé & Cover Letter Writing Workshop @ 103 McLaughlin College

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: Due to the volume of information covered in this workshop we request that students arrive on time. The doors to the workshop will be closed 10 minutes after the start of the workshop and latecomers will be asked to register for the next available session.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Experience York (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

 

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