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

Sep
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Preparing for Career Fair Success- Resumé & Cover Letter Writing @ Online
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Find out how to effectively target your resume 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.

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

Scotiabank Masterclass: Getting Your Dream Job
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

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

Virtual Career Lounge @ Virtual
Sep 21 @ 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!


CIBC Campus: Career Programs
Sep 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

To learn more about this event and to register, visit Experience York.

KeyData Associates @ Online
Sep 21 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

In today's digital world, cyber security is considered as one of the biggest risks to the businesses. Organizations are constantly challenged to protect themselves from evolving cyber threats. They are seeking cyber security professionals to increase their cyber resiliency. According to industry analysts, cyber security products and services spending will surpass $1 trillion cumulatively over the next few years and will impact all industries. There is also a significant shortage of cyber security professionals globally and the trend is expected to continue in the foreseeable future.

We are offering you a chance to kick start your career in one of the fastest growing areas in cyber security - Digital Identity & Access Management. You will belong to a high performing and highly specialized team, that is solving some of the most complex cyber security issues for organizations.

https://keydata.ca/

Click here to register through Experience York.

Virtual Career Lounge @ Virtual
Sep 21 @ 2:30 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!


Teck Campus Coffee: Mine Planning
Sep 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

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