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Careers and Placements Fair
October 12 @ 10:00 am - October 16 @ 5:00 pm
12-16 October 2020
Sponsored by Discover.
This is usually the University’s biggest careers event of the year and for this first time ever it is going virtual! The employers participating generally offer roles open to any discipline. You will find major corporations but also a mixture of SMEs and charities from a range of sectors.
It’s a great time to start looking at opportunities, find a placement or graduate career.
You can browse the Career Fair Plus app to find out more about the employers participating, their webinars and to book 1:1 Employer Chats.
Attend webinars (12-15 October) delivered by a range of employers looking to recruit to graduate schemes, internships and placements for a 2021 start date. Find out what they have to offer and experience the live Q&A session.
All available via Blackboard with timings listed in each employer’s profile on Careers Fair Plus.
Employer 1:1 Chats
Book a 10 minute telephone appointment with your favourite employers for Friday 16 October. Give yourself the edge and find out more about the organisation, job role and how to make a great application. You can book your appointment via Careers Fair Plus , we’ll notify you when bookings are open.
Careers webinars and 1:1 guidance
Our expert Careers Consultants provide CV reviews, careers advice and more via webinars or one-to-one telephone appointments (bookable on MyJobsOnline).
If you are unfamiliar with how to access webinars using Blackboard, watch our short screencast.
• complete employer listings
• event details and webinar listings
• fair tips section to help you prepare
• appointments with employers
Open the app, and navigate to University of Reading, and then select Careers and Placements Fair 2020.
Watch this short video to get ready to make your appointments