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

Jul
4
Mon
Career Lounge
Jul 4 @ 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!

Career Lounge
Jul 4 @ 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!

How to Effectively Use LinkedIn
Jul 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

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.

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

Jul
6
Wed
Career Lounge
Jul 6 @ 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!

Interview Preparation
Jul 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

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.

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

Career Lounge
Jul 6 @ 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!

Jul
7
Thu
Resumé and Cover Letter Writing
Jul 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

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.

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