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Part-time Jobs Fair


 

Part-time Jobs Fair - 29 September 2021

We hold our Part-time Jobs Fairs at the beginning of the autumn and spring terms, where you can find out about part-time and seasonal vacancies to support your time at University, and build on your career skills. We advertise roles on campus and in the local area, as well as some remote opportunities. We are currently running these events as online festivals and details of the employers attending our September festival will appear here nearer the time.

Please do keep checking here for updates on the employers!

Below is a list of the employers who will be attending: 

 EmployerRoles:   
Legoland Various Roles across the Resort
Dimensions UK Support Work
Thorpe Park Resort Various Roles across the Resort
Polar Events Events Roles
The Brilliant Club Tutoring
Gigl Various
Arora Group - Fairmont Hotel Hospitality Roles
Bright Sparks Events Events Roles
Grove Tutors Tutoring Roles
Camp Beaumont Children's Activity Instructor
1711 By Ascot Events Roles
Caremark Care Support Roles
The Runnymede on Thames Hotel Hospitality Roles
Centre 404 Various Roles
Appetite 4 Work Hospitality and Events Roles
RH Student Ambassador Scheme Various Roles
Royal Holloway Volunteering Volunteer Roles

 

 

 

Frequently asked questions 

Why should I attend the Part-time Jobs Fair?

  • Some employers are still looking to recruit students for part-time work both on and off campus. They typically have jobs in industries such as retail, hospitality, education, sport and many more...

What are the benefits of a part-time job?

  • Working part-time is a good way to help cover living and academic expenses while studying
  • It’s also a way to gain valuable work experience before graduating
  • A part-time job is a great way to find out what you like and don’t like about a role and what you’re good at
  • You learn new skills when working. For example, by interacting with people, whether it’s your line manager or a team, you are building some communication skills. These are the important transferable skills which employers are looking for
  • Apart from the advantage of earning some extra money while you study, part-time work provides great experience, which can help you when applying for jobs after you graduate
  • You can update your CV and LinkedIn profile with your role and responsibilities and when it comes to job applications and interviews, you have real-world examples to discuss with employers.

How should I prepare?

  • Do some extra research on the employers attending

  • Have some general questions to ask the employers, e.g. What's the work culture like? What roles are available? 

Where can I find out more about the part-time jobs available on campus?

  • Here at Royal Holloway, there’s lots of opportunities for you to get a part-time job. Click here to find out more about part-time jobs on campus.

Need additional support or guidance?

  • If you would like to attend one of our fairs, but need additional support then please get in touch with the Disabilities & Dyslexia Service in advance, or email careers@rhul.ac.uk
  • If you can’t find what you’re looking for or simply want a chat about your career journey, why not book a one-to-one appointment with a Careers Consultant online?

I'm an International student, can I get a part-time job?

  • If you're an international student, please check to see if you have proof of right to work in the UK and/or the terms of your student visa. To find out more, please visit the UKCISA website.