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Part-time Jobs Festival


 

Online Part-time Jobs Festival - 20 January 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 that you can do 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.

This academic year, we are running our fairs as online festivals. 

Below is a list of the employers attending. You must register to view the live sessions: 

 EmployerWebsite:Roles:   
Thorpe Park Resort

https://www.thorpepark.com/

Food & Beverage Roles
The Runneymede on Thames Hotel

https://www.runnymedehotel.com/

Waiter, Waitress
Spain Internship

https://spaininternship.com/en/

Various Roles
United Kingdom Education Center (UKEC) https://gochina.ukec.com/ Funded guaranteed internship in Shanghai
Run Through Events https://www.runthrough.co.uk/ Events Roles
City Year UK https://www.cityyear.org.uk/

 Youth Mentor

RH Student Ambassador Scheme intranet.royalholloway.ac.uk/students/jobs-careers/find- Various Roles

 

CLICK HERE to go to the event

 

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.