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

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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

Oct
18
Mon
Virtual Career Lounge @ Virtual
Oct 18 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

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!


How to Effectively Use LinkedIn
Oct 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Wondering how using LinkedIn effectively can enhance your job search? Curious about how to leverage LinkedIn's features to build your professional network? Attend this webinar and find out.

** 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.

To register for this event, visit Experience York.

Designing a Meaningful Career
Oct 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Are you feeling less motivated to pursue your goals during the COVID-19 pandemic? Join this webinar to learn how to develop a holistic approach to your career exploration, discover how to identify feelings of languishing, and gain tips on building your resilience. You will also be introduced to resources offered across the York campus and the range of hybrid supports Career Education & Development provides to help you create a meaningful future.

** 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 desktop application (Zoom) installed in your computer. You will receive the URL of the webinar with the 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, or, you can participate via telephone 1.647.558.0588

To register for this event, visit Experience York.

Virtual Career Lounge @ Virtual
Oct 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 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!


Google -Building your Technical Career: A talk for 1st and 2nd University Students
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm

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

Oct
19
Tue
Virtual Career Lounge @ Virtual
Oct 19 @ 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. 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!


Bell Information Technology Virtual Coffee Chats
Oct 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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