NEW! Manor Royal Careers Expo
Join us at the Manor Royal Careers Expo on 17th May at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Crawley from 3pm to 8.00pm. For the first time this new event, open to the General Public, will bring together employers and recruitment agencies from Manor Royal with local people of all ages.
Residents from Crawley, Horley, Horsham, East Grinstead and beyond can discover more about the work and apprenticeship opportunities on their doorstep at Manor Royal Business District.
As well as stands hosted by local companies, career experts will be on hand to provide advice and guidance in informal seminars. There is also the opportunity to hear from leading employer VIRGIN ATLANTIC about what employers look for when recruiting new staff. The event is kindly sponsored by the B&CE Group, based on Manor Royal.
IF YOU ARE A COMPANY BASED ON MANOR ROYAL: Book a free exhibition space to promote the careers, jobs and training opportunities your business offers. If you don’t have any vacancies right now, join us anyway to showcase your brand and company’s success. Book your stand here.
IF YOU ARE A MEMBER OF THE PUBLIC: There is no need to book – just turn up between 3.00pm and 8.30pm. It is FREE to attend and parking is available.
This event is for you if you are:
- At school, college or university and seeking your first role or careers advice
- Looking for a career change or new job locally
- Fed up with commuting and want to work closer to home
- Returning to work following a career break
- A parent or teacher seeking information about the type of employers locally
The following seminars will be held during the event:
3.30 pm – 4.15 pm Apprenticeships for everyone and how to get one
Find out what Apprenticeships are, how they work, how to access them and what funding is available. Led by Crawley College.
4.30 pm – 5.15 pm Building Your Work Confidence
Being confident, even if you don’t always feel it, and keeping positive when things don’t work out are vital to success. This seminar will give you tips for nurturing a positive mindset. Led by Bailey and French
5.30 pm – 6.15 pm How to Find Work
Discover the latest trends for job seekers and gain essential tips on how to find a job. This workshop also covers the Manor Royal Job Board, using social media and recruitment agencies. Led by LoveLocalJobs.com
6.30 pm – 7.00 pm Meet The Employer – Virgin Atlantic
Gain insider knowledge about what employers look for when recruiting and find out how to stand out from the crowd. Led by Virgin Atlantic
7.15 pm – 7.45 pm How to succeed in an interview
How can you prepare for an interview – what sort of questions might you be asked – how should you handle online / video interviews? Get some essential tips from the National Careers Service.
Created and organised by Prowse & Co. Ltd on behalf of Manor Royal BID.