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14 October 2021

All Wales Virtual Careers Fair

10:00 - 15:00 | Virtual

Discovering which career path is best for you can seem like a huge obstacle to overcome. That’s why the All Wales Virtual Careers Fair is here to help. We have partnered with top employers to create an exclusive virtual careers fair for you to access from the comfort of your own home. On 14 October, the All Wales Virtual Careers Fair will be open to students and recent graduates – and you’re invited!

This is your chance to network with leading graduate employers, associations, and universities from across Wales to help you build valuable employability skills through live sessions and gain a great experience for your CV without even leaving your room.

During the fair, you will be able to:

  • Build your professional network and put your questions to recruiters
  • Improve your CV writing skills and get top tips on interviews
  • Discover what it really takes to make an application stand out
  • Find your pathway and learn about the opportunities available to you
  • Make direct applications to open roles
  • Access exclusive content by joining live workshops and presentations.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Gall dod o hyd i’r llwybr gyrfa gorau edrych fel rhwystr enfawr i'w oresgyn. Dyna pam fod Ffair Yrfaoedd Rhithiol Cymru yma i helpu. Mae rhai o brif gyflogwyr Cymru’n gweithio mewn partneriaeth â ni i greu ffair yrfaoedd rithiol unigryw y gallwch ymuno â hi o gysur eich cartref eich hun. Ar 14 Hydref, cynhelir Ffair Yrfaoedd Rithiol Cymru ac mae gwahoddiad i fyfyrwyr cyfredol a graddedigion diweddar ymuno!

Dyma gyfle i chi gael rhwydweithio â chymdeithasau, prifysgolion a chwmnïau blaenllaw sy’n cyflogi graddedigion, o bob rhan o Gymru i'ch helpu i feithrin sgiliau cyflogadwyedd gwerthfawr trwy sesiynau byw ac ennill profiad gwych i'w roi ar eich CV heb hyd yn oed adael eich ystafell.

Yn ystod y ffair byddwch yn gallu:

  • Ychwanegu at eich rhwydwaith proffesiynol a gofyn cwestiynau i recriwtwyr
  • Gwella eich sgiliau ysgrifennu CV a chael cyngor ar gael eich cyfweld
  • Dysgu sut mae gwneud i’ch cais sefyll allan
  • Dod o hyd i'ch llwybr a dysgu am y cyfleoedd sydd ar gael i chi
  • Gwneud ceisiadau uniongyrchol am swyddi sydd ar gael
  • Cael gafael ar gynnwys unigryw trwy ymuno â gweithdai a chyflwyniadau byw.

Edrychwn ymlaen at eich gweld yno!

Event partners

Programme

10:30

From Networking Woe to Networking Pro

Delivered by The Open University

10:30

Introduction to Educators Wales

Delivered by Educator Wales

11:30

Creating impact with your CV post pandemic

Delivered by Cardiff Metropolitan University

11:30

Importance of Digital Skills

Delivered by Bangor University

12:30

How to prepare for a job interview

Delivered by Wrexham Glyndwr University

12:30

Event wrap-up

A summary of the day from targetjobs

13:30

Is working for a smaller organisation the right fit for me?

Delivered by Aberystwyth University

What else do you need to know

Yes, you do need to set up a profile before attending. Completing your  profile leaves  you more likely to be contacted by employers with suitable opportunities and to have your request for a meeting accepted.
Login to your account, fill in all your relevant  details such as education, work  experience, etc. You can also upload your CV if you wish and a link to your LinkedIn profile.
Prior to the event login to your profile and request one to one meeting with your chosen employer. Alternatively, you can request a meeting on the day by messaging employers through the chat function, this will not guarantee you an appointment, pre-booking is advised.
Prior to the event, you can log in to your profile to request an appointment for the CV Clinic. 
Once logged in you will see a title in the header labelled seminars, click on this and it will bring you to the seminar’s Live and their timetables.
You can, but for the best experience, we recommend logging in on your desktop or laptop using a Chrome browser.
You don’t need to be at the fair all day you can log in and out throughout the day. Just give yourself enough time to talk to as many exhibitors as you can and don’t forget about the live seminars.

All Wales Virtual Careers Fair

14 October 2021

10:00 - 15:00 | Virtual