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:

and more.


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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

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

Our Career Peer Educators will be available at the Career Lounge (202 McLaughlin College) to help with any career-related questions! No appointment required. Let our Career Peers help you!

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!

Visit us at 202 McLaughlin College!

Job Search and Networking Strategies
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

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 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.

Career Lounge
Aug 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Our Career Peer Educators will be available at the Career Lounge (202 McLaughlin College) to help with any career-related questions! No appointment required. Let our Career Peers help you!

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!

Visit us at 202 McLaughlin College!

Aug
11
Thu
Virtual Career Lounge
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Our Career Peer Educators will be available at the Virtual Career Lounge to help with any career-related questions! No appointment required. Let our Career Peers help you!

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!

Find the Zoom link on your Experience York dashboard!

Virtual Career Lounge
Aug 11 @ 1:00 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. Let our Career Peers help you!

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!

Find the Zoom link on your Experience York dashboard!

Aug
12
Fri
Virtual Career Lounge
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Our Career Peer Educators will be available at the Virtual Career Lounge to help with any career-related questions! No appointment required. Let our Career Peers help you!

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!

Find the Zoom link on your Experience York dashboard!

Aug
15
Mon
Career Lounge
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Our Career Peer Educators will be available at the Career Lounge (202 McLaughlin College) to help with any career-related questions! No appointment required. Let our Career Peers help you!

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!

Visit us at 202 McLaughlin College!