Contacting employers

You were at the Careers fairs

What next?

Written by Lucy Hawkins, Careers Consultant

The main Careers Fair alone was attended by over 2,800 students, so there’s a good chance that you’ve been to one of our events.

In case you’re wondering, here’s what we suggest you do next. Continue reading

How to impress employers

Research and preparation

Written by Lucy Hawkins, Careers Consultant

Imagine if you were on a blind date, and your date hadn’t even been bothered to read your profile. That’s the kind of impression we give to employers when we ask questions like “so what does your company do again?!” Continue reading

Deaf Unity: The Deaf and Disability Careers Fair 2016

Deaf Unity and Bristol North West MP Charlotte Leslie have joined forces to host a Deaf and Disability Careers Fair later this year.

The aim of this event is to build on Deaf Unity’s hugely successful Deaf Careers Fair 2014, which was nominated for the 2014 Chartered Institute for Personnel and Development People Development Award. The Deaf and Disability Careers Fair will be held on 9th September 2016 at the Greenway Community Centre in Southmead, Bristol.

The first Deaf Careers Fair held in London 2014 linked more than 140 deaf and hard of hearing people with a range of equal opportunities employers.

For more information on the Deaf and Disabilities Careers Fair 2016 Keep an eye out on our Facebook and Twitter feeds for updates.