CDES Weekly schedule

Workshops, recruitment events, networking sessions, CV-drop in - our weekly schedule is always packed with on-campus and virtual activities. Sign up for one, or all, below!

Online event schedule: W/C Monday 26 July

Daily CV Drop in 

Takes place everyday, during the times below. Please do not dial in outside of these hours - if you need additional support, head over to MyCDES where you can book a one-on-one appointment and access all of our online resources!

Please note, our office will be closed on Wednesday 28 July due to our Internship and Graduate expo taking place. Come and find us over at the level 3 and 4 Engineering Atrium where we will be checking CV's live - plus you can network with over 45 employers!

Time
Zoom link
10.30 - 11.30am
Drop into our daily CV checks via Zoom
3 - 4pm Drop into our daily CV drop in, on-campus - Kate Edger Information Commons - Level 1 (opposite ANZ)

Monday 

Event Time Location & registration link
Jobs 101 for International Students: Finding work opportunities in NZ
5pm Join online via Zoom
CVs and cover letters covered! - with Akuna Capital 6pm Join online via Zoom

Tuesday 

Event Time Location & registration link
Finding Your Career Direction: Part 1  11am Kate Edger Information Commons - KEIC 315-101
CREATIVE CAREERS PROGRAMME (CAI) – How do I even start looking for work in my creative field and where do I even start?
12pm  423-340: Seminar Room, Conference Centre

Get Recruitment Ready: Get Technical Interview Ready with Sandfield!

4pm
Kate Edger Information Commons - KEIC 315-101
AUPSA Get Psyched Part 1: Looking at careers after studying for a psychology undergrad degree
5pm Join online via Zoom

Wednesday 

The CDES office will be closed today due to our Internship and Graduate expo taking place. Come and find us across the road from our office, in the engineering atrium!

Event Time Location & registration link

2021 Internship and Graduate Career Expo

10.30am
Engineering Atrium, level 3 and 4
ENGINEERING CAREER PROGRAMME: Internship & Graduate Job Application Essentials
5pm Join online via Zoom
Māori Pacific Event: Student Careers - Ministry of Education 4pm Kate Edger Information Commons - KEIC 315-101

Thursday 

Event Time Location & registration link
Cover letters covered!
11am Kate Edger Information Commons - KEIC 315-431 (level 4 lab)

LinkedIn Q&A with Shannon Ring

12pm
Join online via Zoom
Former international students provide their top tips to help you land your first job in NZ 
5pm Join alumni panel via Zoom
Debunking the Myth of Internships - with Students of Urban Planning & Architecture (SUPA) and CDES 5pm 423 - 328, Conference Centre
Analytics and Research in Government (ARG) - Internship Programme 5pm Kate Edger Information Commons - KEIC 315-420 (level 4)

Friday

Event Time Location & registration link

How to Find Work Opportunities

12pm
Join online via Zoom

CDES and COVID-19: How we work.

Alert Level 1

Our services will be available both in-person and online. You can either drop in and see us from 8.30am – 4.30pm; Monday-Friday, at Room 151, Level 1, Kate Edger Information Commons, or head over to MyCDES and pick and choose the resources and services you want to access. Find out how to access all of our services, at alert level one, below:

One-on-one appointments

These will be available in-person at the CDES office, or virtually, using Zoom. There is no change to how you book these, and all additional info is listed in MyCDES.

Daily drop-in

You can drop by each day 3-3.45pm to our office at Room 151, Level 1, Kate Edger Information Commons for an in-person chat.

CVs and cover letters can also be submitted for review via the online CV check in MyCDES.

Workshops

Our Workshop schedule is published every week on our Facebook and Instagram page, and you’ll also find them listed on MyCDES as either ‘On-campus’ or ‘Online’. Please register online, or via Zoom link in the workshop description.

MyCDES Online resources

We’ve added even more great topics (including ‘Rethinking Your Career Direction!) to our library of career resources, to help you get ready for the world of work. You can find these on MyCDES, in the Resource Library.

Employer events

At Alert Level 1, employers will be coming to you live on-campus or online [depending on their country location and preference]. Make sure you register for all the events you want to attend on MyCDES and check individual event descriptions for further details.

Alert Levels 2– 4 

From alert levels 2 - 4, our services will be available online only. Please see below for detailed information on how to access these.

Please also note that some events may have to be rescheduled to a later date or cancelled completely. We will do our best to ensure that all of our services are accessible virtually and if we do have to cancel/postpone, we will notify you via email and on our social media platforms as soon as we can. 

One-on-one appointments

These are bookable online and will be held via zoom by our Career Development Consultants (CDCs). There is no change to how you book these, and all additional info is listed in MyCDES.

Daily drop-in

This is available each day, via Zoom from 3-3.45pm. No need to book, you literally just drop into our Zoom room at the times above and meet with one of our CDCs.They will review your CV and cover letter, right then and there.

Did you know: CVs and cover letters can also be submitted for review via the online CV check in MyCDES.

Workshops

Our Workshop schedule is published every week on our Facebook and Instagram page, and you’ll also find them listed on MyCDES as either ‘On-campus’ or ‘Online’. Please register online, or via Zoom link in the workshop description.

Career Chats

CDES recognises how much screen time is required for your studies, so we’ve re-introduced our 30 minute career chats, on selected topics, which will supplement our workshops. These chats, hosted by graduate employers and Career Development Consultants, will provide you with key tips and the opportunity to have your questions answered live. Check out MyCDES for information and to register.

MyCDES Online resources

We’ve added more great topics (including ‘Rethinking Your Career Direction!) to our library of career resources, to help you get ready for the world of work. You can find these in MyCDES, in the Resource Library.

Employer events

We will work with employers to ensure they can still engage with you during the higher alert levels. Make sure you check individual event descriptions for further details and we will email you the virtual event link closer to the event – make sure you register for all events you want to attend.

Get in touch!

If you have any questions regarding the above, or anything else, please email us at careers@auckland.ac.nz.