Liverpool John Moores University

Student Futures

Welcome to the Student Futures Booking Website

Below is a list of events, workshops and talks currently on offer. Current students can book using your LJMU username/password and graduates can book using the ‘Graduate access’ section.

Strawberry Field - Steps to Work Lite Programme Information Session

Date: Thu, 20 Jun 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Online Event
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Strawberry Field – Steps to Work Lite Programme

Do you need help looking for work either after you have Graduated or a job to support your studies? The Strawberry Field – Steps to Work Lite Programme can support students into employment.

To be eligible for the programme you must not be currently working or in the process of applying for jobs. You also identify with one of the below:

• Neurodivergent.

• Have a disability.

• Have low mood, self-esteem or anxiety.

The programme can help support you to find that job through one-to-one support, group employability sessions and access to the hidden job market. The programme lasts up to three months. To find out more about the programme join this online session.

There will be plenty of time for Q&A at the event. If you would prefer to send in your question by email, please send it to j.l.tannett@ljmu.ac.uk by Wednesday 19th June

If you need any adjustments to access this session, please contact Jennie Tannett - on j.l.tannett@ljmu.ac.uk in advance.

Strawberry Field - Steps to Work Lite Programme Information Session

Date: Mon, 24 Jun 2024
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Online Event
More details

Strawberry Field – Steps to Work Lite Programme

Do you need help looking for work either after you have Graduated or a job to support your studies? The Strawberry Field – Steps to Work Lite Programme can support students into employment.

To be eligible for the programme you must not be currently working or in the process of applying for jobs. You also identify with one of the below:

• Neurodivergent.

• Have a disability.

• Have low mood, self-esteem or anxiety.

The programme can help support you to find that job through one-to-one support, group employability sessions and access to the hidden job market. The programme lasts up to three months. To find out more about the programme join this online session.

There will be plenty of time for Q&A at the event. If you would prefer to send in your question by email, please send it to j.l.tannett@ljmu.ac.uk by Sunday 23rd June

If you need any adjustments to access this session, please contact Jennie Tannett - on j.l.tannett@ljmu.ac.uk in advance.

Grad Academy! Elevate Your Career Journey with LJMU's Premier Transition Programme Online

Date: Tue, 23 Jul 2024
Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Online Event
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Online programme: Tuesday 23 July, 10am-4pm.

Are you ready to unlock the secrets to success with our online Grad Academy programme designed to empower you with the skills and knowledge needed to thrive in today's competitive job market.

Join us for comprehensive online sessions on crafting competitive applications, mastering STAR interview techniques, expanding your professional network, and decoding employer expectations.

But that's not all! You'll receive a Grad Academy certificate and digital badge, showcasing your dedication to professional development and setting you apart in the job market.

Hurry, limited places are available! Don't miss your chance to invest in your future success with LJMU's Grad Academy. Open to LJMU final year undergraduate and postgraduate students (PGT and PGR) and 2023 LJMU Graduates only. Register now and embark on a transformative journey towards achieving your career goals!

VR Drop-In Session (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 18 Jun 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
A Drop-In session using virtual reality to help you become confident at interviews.

Come along to our drop-in session where you can practice your Employability Skills in Virtual Reality.

Features: Choose from several Scenarios:

  1. Three Steps to answering almost any interview question
  2. Landing the perfect job
  3. Managing interview anxiety
  4. Career mindset development
  5. Interview simulation

These sessions run on Tuesday afternoons from 1-2pm. Places are limited so book in as soon as possible.

When you arrive, you will be given a virtual reality headset and you will have an opportunity to explore the simulations available at your own pace. Student Futures staff are on hand to guide you through the session if required and provide support should you need.

CV Café (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 18 Jun 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
Everyone is welcome to visit us at CV Café that takes place every Tuesday between 1 and 2pm at the Student Life Building Careers Zone.

*no need to book*

The CV Café is ideal for short enquiries and advice about CV & Cover Letters, but we can also discuss topics such as:

  • Job-searching
  • work experience
  • job and course applications
  • personal statements
  • postgraduate study
  • course changes
  • placements and internships
  • graduate schemes

For help with CVs please have a copy of your CV and cover letter ready, or a job description/person specification with you.

VR Drop-In Session (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 25 Jun 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
A Drop-In session using virtual reality to help you become confident at interviews.

Come along to our drop-in session where you can practice your Employability Skills in Virtual Reality.

Features: Choose from several Scenarios:

  1. Three Steps to answering almost any interview question
  2. Landing the perfect job
  3. Managing interview anxiety
  4. Career mindset development
  5. Interview simulation

These sessions run on Tuesday afternoons from 1-2pm. Places are limited so book in as soon as possible.

When you arrive, you will be given a virtual reality headset and you will have an opportunity to explore the simulations available at your own pace. Student Futures staff are on hand to guide you through the session if required and provide support should you need.

CV Café (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 25 Jun 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
Everyone is welcome to visit us at CV Café that takes place every Tuesday between 1 and 2pm at the Student Life Building Careers Zone.

*no need to book*

The CV Café is ideal for short enquiries and advice about CV & Cover Letters, but we can also discuss topics such as:

  • Job-searching
  • work experience
  • job and course applications
  • personal statements
  • postgraduate study
  • course changes
  • placements and internships
  • graduate schemes

For help with CVs please have a copy of your CV and cover letter ready, or a job description/person specification with you.

VR Drop-In Session (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 02 Jul 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
A Drop-In session using virtual reality to help you become confident at interviews.

Come along to our drop-in session where you can practice your Employability Skills in Virtual Reality.

Features: Choose from several Scenarios:

  1. Three Steps to answering almost any interview question
  2. Landing the perfect job
  3. Managing interview anxiety
  4. Career mindset development
  5. Interview simulation

These sessions run on Tuesday afternoons from 1-2pm. Places are limited so book in as soon as possible.

When you arrive, you will be given a virtual reality headset and you will have an opportunity to explore the simulations available at your own pace. Student Futures staff are on hand to guide you through the session if required and provide support should you need.

CV Café (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 02 Jul 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
Everyone is welcome to visit us at CV Café that takes place every Tuesday between 1 and 2pm at the Student Life Building Careers Zone.

*no need to book*

The CV Café is ideal for short enquiries and advice about CV & Cover Letters, but we can also discuss topics such as:

  • Job-searching
  • work experience
  • job and course applications
  • personal statements
  • postgraduate study
  • course changes
  • placements and internships
  • graduate schemes

For help with CVs please have a copy of your CV and cover letter ready, or a job description/person specification with you.

VR Drop-In Session (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 09 Jul 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
A Drop-In session using virtual reality to help you become confident at interviews.

Come along to our drop-in session where you can practice your Employability Skills in Virtual Reality.

Features: Choose from several Scenarios:

  1. Three Steps to answering almost any interview question
  2. Landing the perfect job
  3. Managing interview anxiety
  4. Career mindset development
  5. Interview simulation

These sessions run on Tuesday afternoons from 1-2pm. Places are limited so book in as soon as possible.

When you arrive, you will be given a virtual reality headset and you will have an opportunity to explore the simulations available at your own pace. Student Futures staff are on hand to guide you through the session if required and provide support should you need.

CV Café (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 09 Jul 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
Everyone is welcome to visit us at CV Café that takes place every Tuesday between 1 and 2pm at the Student Life Building Careers Zone.

*no need to book*

The CV Café is ideal for short enquiries and advice about CV & Cover Letters, but we can also discuss topics such as:

  • Job-searching
  • work experience
  • job and course applications
  • personal statements
  • postgraduate study
  • course changes
  • placements and internships
  • graduate schemes

For help with CVs please have a copy of your CV and cover letter ready, or a job description/person specification with you.

VR Drop-In Session (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 16 Jul 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
A Drop-In session using virtual reality to help you become confident at interviews.

Come along to our drop-in session where you can practice your Employability Skills in Virtual Reality.

Features: Choose from several Scenarios:

  1. Three Steps to answering almost any interview question
  2. Landing the perfect job
  3. Managing interview anxiety
  4. Career mindset development
  5. Interview simulation

These sessions run on Tuesday afternoons from 1-2pm. Places are limited so book in as soon as possible.

When you arrive, you will be given a virtual reality headset and you will have an opportunity to explore the simulations available at your own pace. Student Futures staff are on hand to guide you through the session if required and provide support should you need.

CV Café (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 16 Jul 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
Everyone is welcome to visit us at CV Café that takes place every Tuesday between 1 and 2pm at the Student Life Building Careers Zone.

*no need to book*

The CV Café is ideal for short enquiries and advice about CV & Cover Letters, but we can also discuss topics such as:

  • Job-searching
  • work experience
  • job and course applications
  • personal statements
  • postgraduate study
  • course changes
  • placements and internships
  • graduate schemes

For help with CVs please have a copy of your CV and cover letter ready, or a job description/person specification with you.

VR Drop-In Session (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 23 Jul 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
A Drop-In session using virtual reality to help you become confident at interviews.

Come along to our drop-in session where you can practice your Employability Skills in Virtual Reality.

Features: Choose from several Scenarios:

  1. Three Steps to answering almost any interview question
  2. Landing the perfect job
  3. Managing interview anxiety
  4. Career mindset development
  5. Interview simulation

These sessions run on Tuesday afternoons from 1-2pm. Places are limited so book in as soon as possible.

When you arrive, you will be given a virtual reality headset and you will have an opportunity to explore the simulations available at your own pace. Student Futures staff are on hand to guide you through the session if required and provide support should you need.

CV Café (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 23 Jul 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
Everyone is welcome to visit us at CV Café that takes place every Tuesday between 1 and 2pm at the Student Life Building Careers Zone.

*no need to book*

The CV Café is ideal for short enquiries and advice about CV & Cover Letters, but we can also discuss topics such as:

  • Job-searching
  • work experience
  • job and course applications
  • personal statements
  • postgraduate study
  • course changes
  • placements and internships
  • graduate schemes

For help with CVs please have a copy of your CV and cover letter ready, or a job description/person specification with you.

VR Drop-In Session (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 30 Jul 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
A Drop-In session using virtual reality to help you become confident at interviews.

Come along to our drop-in session where you can practice your Employability Skills in Virtual Reality.

Features: Choose from several Scenarios:

  1. Three Steps to answering almost any interview question
  2. Landing the perfect job
  3. Managing interview anxiety
  4. Career mindset development
  5. Interview simulation

These sessions run on Tuesday afternoons from 1-2pm. Places are limited so book in as soon as possible.

When you arrive, you will be given a virtual reality headset and you will have an opportunity to explore the simulations available at your own pace. Student Futures staff are on hand to guide you through the session if required and provide support should you need.

CV Café (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 30 Jul 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
Everyone is welcome to visit us at CV Café that takes place every Tuesday between 1 and 2pm at the Student Life Building Careers Zone.

*no need to book*

The CV Café is ideal for short enquiries and advice about CV & Cover Letters, but we can also discuss topics such as:

  • Job-searching
  • work experience
  • job and course applications
  • personal statements
  • postgraduate study
  • course changes
  • placements and internships
  • graduate schemes

For help with CVs please have a copy of your CV and cover letter ready, or a job description/person specification with you.

VR Drop-In Session (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 06 Aug 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
A Drop-In session using virtual reality to help you become confident at interviews.

Come along to our drop-in session where you can practice your Employability Skills in Virtual Reality.

Features: Choose from several Scenarios:

  1. Three Steps to answering almost any interview question
  2. Landing the perfect job
  3. Managing interview anxiety
  4. Career mindset development
  5. Interview simulation

These sessions run on Tuesday afternoons from 1-2pm. Places are limited so book in as soon as possible.

When you arrive, you will be given a virtual reality headset and you will have an opportunity to explore the simulations available at your own pace. Student Futures staff are on hand to guide you through the session if required and provide support should you need.

CV Café (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 06 Aug 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
Everyone is welcome to visit us at CV Café that takes place every Tuesday between 1 and 2pm at the Student Life Building Careers Zone.

*no need to book*

The CV Café is ideal for short enquiries and advice about CV & Cover Letters, but we can also discuss topics such as:

  • Job-searching
  • work experience
  • job and course applications
  • personal statements
  • postgraduate study
  • course changes
  • placements and internships
  • graduate schemes

For help with CVs please have a copy of your CV and cover letter ready, or a job description/person specification with you.

VR Drop-In Session (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 13 Aug 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
A Drop-In session using virtual reality to help you become confident at interviews.

Come along to our drop-in session where you can practice your Employability Skills in Virtual Reality.

Features: Choose from several Scenarios:

  1. Three Steps to answering almost any interview question
  2. Landing the perfect job
  3. Managing interview anxiety
  4. Career mindset development
  5. Interview simulation

These sessions run on Tuesday afternoons from 1-2pm. Places are limited so book in as soon as possible.

When you arrive, you will be given a virtual reality headset and you will have an opportunity to explore the simulations available at your own pace. Student Futures staff are on hand to guide you through the session if required and provide support should you need.

CV Café (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 13 Aug 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
Everyone is welcome to visit us at CV Café that takes place every Tuesday between 1 and 2pm at the Student Life Building Careers Zone.

*no need to book*

The CV Café is ideal for short enquiries and advice about CV & Cover Letters, but we can also discuss topics such as:

  • Job-searching
  • work experience
  • job and course applications
  • personal statements
  • postgraduate study
  • course changes
  • placements and internships
  • graduate schemes

For help with CVs please have a copy of your CV and cover letter ready, or a job description/person specification with you.

VR Drop-In Session (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 20 Aug 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
A Drop-In session using virtual reality to help you become confident at interviews.

Come along to our drop-in session where you can practice your Employability Skills in Virtual Reality.

Features: Choose from several Scenarios:

  1. Three Steps to answering almost any interview question
  2. Landing the perfect job
  3. Managing interview anxiety
  4. Career mindset development
  5. Interview simulation

These sessions run on Tuesday afternoons from 1-2pm. Places are limited so book in as soon as possible.

When you arrive, you will be given a virtual reality headset and you will have an opportunity to explore the simulations available at your own pace. Student Futures staff are on hand to guide you through the session if required and provide support should you need.

CV Café (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 20 Aug 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
Everyone is welcome to visit us at CV Café that takes place every Tuesday between 1 and 2pm at the Student Life Building Careers Zone.

*no need to book*

The CV Café is ideal for short enquiries and advice about CV & Cover Letters, but we can also discuss topics such as:

  • Job-searching
  • work experience
  • job and course applications
  • personal statements
  • postgraduate study
  • course changes
  • placements and internships
  • graduate schemes

For help with CVs please have a copy of your CV and cover letter ready, or a job description/person specification with you.

VR Drop-In Session (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 27 Aug 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
A Drop-In session using virtual reality to help you become confident at interviews.

Come along to our drop-in session where you can practice your Employability Skills in Virtual Reality.

Features: Choose from several Scenarios:

  1. Three Steps to answering almost any interview question
  2. Landing the perfect job
  3. Managing interview anxiety
  4. Career mindset development
  5. Interview simulation

These sessions run on Tuesday afternoons from 1-2pm. Places are limited so book in as soon as possible.

When you arrive, you will be given a virtual reality headset and you will have an opportunity to explore the simulations available at your own pace. Student Futures staff are on hand to guide you through the session if required and provide support should you need.

CV Café (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 27 Aug 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
Everyone is welcome to visit us at CV Café that takes place every Tuesday between 1 and 2pm at the Student Life Building Careers Zone.

*no need to book*

The CV Café is ideal for short enquiries and advice about CV & Cover Letters, but we can also discuss topics such as:

  • Job-searching
  • work experience
  • job and course applications
  • personal statements
  • postgraduate study
  • course changes
  • placements and internships
  • graduate schemes

For help with CVs please have a copy of your CV and cover letter ready, or a job description/person specification with you.

VR Drop-In Session (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 03 Sep 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
A Drop-In session using virtual reality to help you become confident at interviews.

Come along to our drop-in session where you can practice your Employability Skills in Virtual Reality.

Features: Choose from several Scenarios:

  1. Three Steps to answering almost any interview question
  2. Landing the perfect job
  3. Managing interview anxiety
  4. Career mindset development
  5. Interview simulation

These sessions run on Tuesday afternoons from 1-2pm. Places are limited so book in as soon as possible.

When you arrive, you will be given a virtual reality headset and you will have an opportunity to explore the simulations available at your own pace. Student Futures staff are on hand to guide you through the session if required and provide support should you need.

CV Café (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 03 Sep 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
Everyone is welcome to visit us at CV Café that takes place every Tuesday between 1 and 2pm at the Student Life Building Careers Zone.

*no need to book*

The CV Café is ideal for short enquiries and advice about CV & Cover Letters, but we can also discuss topics such as:

  • Job-searching
  • work experience
  • job and course applications
  • personal statements
  • postgraduate study
  • course changes
  • placements and internships
  • graduate schemes

For help with CVs please have a copy of your CV and cover letter ready, or a job description/person specification with you.

VR Drop-In Session (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 10 Sep 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
A Drop-In session using virtual reality to help you become confident at interviews.

Come along to our drop-in session where you can practice your Employability Skills in Virtual Reality.

Features: Choose from several Scenarios:

  1. Three Steps to answering almost any interview question
  2. Landing the perfect job
  3. Managing interview anxiety
  4. Career mindset development
  5. Interview simulation

These sessions run on Tuesday afternoons from 1-2pm. Places are limited so book in as soon as possible.

When you arrive, you will be given a virtual reality headset and you will have an opportunity to explore the simulations available at your own pace. Student Futures staff are on hand to guide you through the session if required and provide support should you need.

CV Café (Student Life Building)

Date: Tue, 10 Sep 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Student Life Building - Career Zone Reception
More details
Everyone is welcome to visit us at CV Café that takes place every Tuesday between 1 and 2pm at the Student Life Building Careers Zone.

*no need to book*

The CV Café is ideal for short enquiries and advice about CV & Cover Letters, but we can also discuss topics such as:

  • Job-searching
  • work experience
  • job and course applications
  • personal statements
  • postgraduate study
  • course changes
  • placements and internships
  • graduate schemes

For help with CVs please have a copy of your CV and cover letter ready, or a job description/person specification with you.