Employability & Skills Events

Upcoming events

National Careers Week

We're celebrating NCW24 with a bang. Join us in the Foyer at the Homefield Road Campus to chat with a range of industry experts, hear about their career journeys and connect with potential future employers.

Monday 4th March - 11am - 1pm

  • Utmost International
  • IFGL
  • Isle Listen
  • Barbering professional
  • Dental nursing professional
  • Adult Learning
  • Unifrog

Tuesday 5th March - 11am - 1pm

  • Isle of Man Maritime
  • Unifrog
  • The Navy will be running sessions with various tutor groups in the main hall

Wednesday 6th March - 11am - 1pm

  • Horticulture professional
  • Vanilla Room
  • Veterinary Nursing professional
  • Greenlight TV
  • Rossborough
  • Adult learning
  • Unifrog

Thursday 7th March - 12 - 1pm

  • Watch a career's focussed screening (topic to be announced soon)
  • Unifrog

Employment

Employers with opportunities for UCM leavers.

Tuesday 23rd & Wednesday 24th April - 11am - 1pm

Main Hall, Homefield Road

 

Past events this academic year

 

Mock Interviews – L1, L2, L3 & L4+

Tutors to book students in with Caroline.

22nd, 29th & 31st January and 1st & 8th February

The Work Hub & Access to Education Classrooms

Employment & Skills Fair

Students can engage with employers in their sector to:

  • use expertise to help further research different sectors /job roles
  • understand the transferable skills that employers look for
  • explore what different career paths look like

Thursday 9th November - 9am - 5pm

Villa Marina, Douglas

V​olunteering

Build employability skills, enhance your CV or UCAS application by volunteering with local charities, groups or organisations.

Monday 20th, Tuesday 21st & Wednesday 22nd November - 11am - 1pm

Main Hall, Homefield Road

CV Workshops

Tutors to book a session with Caroline or HR professional sessions.

13th December AM – Lucie Dolman/Caroline Walter

Access to Education Classrooms

 

*If you're not a UCM student and want to develop key employability skills you can visit https://www.gov.im/categories/working-in-the-isle-of-man/the-jobcentre/ - we'd also recommend that you have a look at the wide range of fantastic courses we offer which all help build employability.