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From fresher to finalist, we know that your journey to deciding what to do after graduation is unique to you. We want to support you throughout the process. There are lots of activities to help you plan what you want to do in your future career.
Here are just some of the ways for you to evaluate, explore and enact your career options alongside your studies. To begin, choose any stage, event or activity and return as your personal journey evolves and changes.

It’s your pathway – do it your way.

 

What's on?

Student Opportunities Fund 

Do you have an idea that could improve the student experience?
If you have a creative concept for a project, social enterprise or activity that requires funding, applications for the Student Opportunities Fund are now open.                         You can find out more on our web page.

Sports volunteering:

Introduction to Football Coaching

(5-11 year olds) | Royal Holloway Sports Centre | Thursday 1 November | 5-8pm

This short course is designed to give students an opportunity to learn some fun and engaging games to play when coaching primary school children. It will involve both practical and classroom elements and gives anyone potentially interested in taking their FA Level 1 the opportunity to have a taster of a coaching course. If you are interested in signing up then please contact us.

Study Abroad Fair

On Wednesday 24 October, from 5-7pm, in the Windsor Building come along to our Study Abroad Fair and find out about the many opportunities for you to study in Europe, the USA and beyond. Find out more.  

Volunteering Response Team

The Volunteering Response Team are a group of students who sign up to hear about last-minute volunteering opportunities over the course of the year, and get involved with a range of social action projects too. This can be anything from distributing leaflets for charity events to gardening, representing volunteering in the local community and much more! Every hour that you volunteer as a response team member will get you 2 Passport points as well, so it is great way of getting to gold! Sign up here or email the Volunteering team.

Volunteer in the College's art and archives collections

Are you interested in a career in arts, culture and heritage? By volunteering with our art and archive collection teams, you'll have the opportunity to upskill, gain professional experience and work closely with our on-campus experts.

Email ArtCollections@rhul.ac.uk and Archives@rhul.ac.uk.

Join a club or society Through your involvement in campus life and your choice of co-curricular activities, you are learning new skills, many of which are transferable to the workplace! Discover more.

Sports volunteering: Wheels for all

Spelthorne ParaSports Club (based in Staines) is looking for volunteers to help at their Wheels for All session on the morning of Saturday 10 November.

The Wheels for All initiative embraces all children and adults with disabilities and differing needs to engage in a quality cycling activity, by using specially adapted cycles.

If you would like to volunteer to help in the session then get in contact.

Be in with the chance to be CEO for a day!

More than than 20 chief executives from top companies – including ITV, Visa, Sainsbury’s, Welsh Rugby Union, and Barnardo’s – are offering UK undergraduates the chance to shadow them for a working day and see for themselves what it takes to run a major organisation. Applications are open until Monday 28 January 2019. Explore now.

Take a Passport Challenge

Passport Challenges are activities which you can do online in your own time to earn Passport Points and increase your employability at the same time. Run by the Royal Holloway Careers & Employability Service and employers each challenge reflects real workplace skills.There are new challenges every month so keep your eye out for the latest challenges – whether you’re an aspiring banker or writer there's something for you!

Take part in an Official World Record Attempt

Got a passion for rugby? We are looking for rugby activators. You will have a key role helping university students participate in rugby playing through tag rugby Active sessions, halls/department leagues and festivals as well as the new global format XRugby 7s. Contact us for more information. 

Go to a Careers event

Careers weeks, workshops, alumni presentations, visiting employers and much more!

Find out more.

Careers Fair

Tuesday 24 October, 11am-3pm, Picture Gallery and North Quad

What's on offer?

- graduate schemes and jobs for finalists and postgraduate students

- internships, insight days and placements for all students

Check out our resources and prepare ahead!

Sports volunteering:

Rugby Activators

Got a passion for rugby? We are looking for rugby activators. You will have a key role helping university students participate in rugby playing through tag rugby Active sessions, halls/department leagues and festivals as well as the new global format XRugby 7s. Contact us for more information. 

 

Coaching and sports volunteering

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Part-time jobs

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Skills Gateway

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Passport Award

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Careers & Employability Service

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Careers Consultant appointments

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Explore career options in different sectors

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Meet visiting employers

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