Career Education and Development

About Us

Do you have questions about jobs and your future career?

The 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

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

May
18
Tue
What Can I Do With My Degree? (Webinar) @ Online (URL will be provided in the email confirmation)
May 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
What Can I Do With My Degree? (Webinar) @ Online (URL will be provided in the email confirmation)

** PLEASE NOTE THIS WILL BE AN ONLINE WEBINAR **

Not sure what career options your 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. Click here to register on Experience York.

May
19
Wed
Preparing for Career Fair Success: Resumé & Cover Letter Writing (Webinar) @ Online (URL will be provided in the email confirmation)
May 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Preparing for Career Fair Success: Resumé & Cover Letter Writing (Webinar) @ Online (URL will be provided in the email confirmation)

** PLEASE NOTE THIS WILL BE AN ONLINE WEBINAR **

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.

Registration is required. Click here to register for this event on Experience York.

Learn How Career Education & Development Can Help Mature Students Webinar (In Partnership with ACMAPS) @ Online (URL will be provided in the email confirmation)
May 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

** PLEASE NOTE THIS WILL BE AN ONLINE WEBINAR **

Join this webinar to learn about York's Career Decision Making Model, and how it can help you move forward in your career as a mature student. You will also discover the range of virtual supports the Career Education & Development Centre provides remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic.
In partnership with Atkinson Centre for Mature and Part-time Students (ACMAPS).

Registration is required on Experience York. Click here to register for this event.

May
20
Thu
Virtual Career Fair - Spring 2021 @ Online (Register through Experience York)
May 20 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

Meet Employers who are looking to hire York students for a variety of opportunities, including part-time, summer, internship, and full-time positions after graduation.

Spring Virtual Career Fair is on May 20, 2021 at 10:30am - 2:30pm! Registered students and new grads will be able to access booths, profiles, job postings and more. RSVP to chat with exhibitors at the Spring Virtual Career Fair through Experience York at careers.yorku.ca/experienceyork.

Check out some helpful resources to get you started.

Employer Recruitment Session: York University Temporary Agency @ Virtual
May 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

A virtual session to learn more about the York University Temporary Agency, resume writing and interview tips and best practices, as well as Student applicant YU Hire FAQ?s.

<Registration is required. Click here to register on Experience York.

May
26
Wed
What Can I Do With My Degree? (Webinar) @ Online (URL will be provided in the email confirmation)
May 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
What Can I Do With My Degree? (Webinar) @ Online (URL will be provided in the email confirmation)

** PLEASE NOTE THIS WILL BE AN ONLINE WEBINAR **

Not sure what career options your 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. Click here to register on Experience York.

May
27
Thu
On the Job Success (Webinar) @ Online (URL will be provided in the email confirmation)
May 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
On the Job Success (Webinar) @ Online (URL will be provided in the email confirmation)

** PLEASE NOTE THIS WILL BE AN ONLINE WEBINAR **

Learn how to create great first impressions and what to expect the first few days on the job, how to increase your chances of workplace success, how to communicate assertively and handle difficult situations effectively.

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