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Careers Guidance

We offer various one-to-one services to help you steer your future in the direction you want it to go.

All appointments are booked through King's CareerConnect. One-to-one appointments are very popular and get booked up quickly. So before trying to book an appointment, we recommend you take the following steps to ensure you are making the most of it:

Appointment Types

This twenty-minute appointment with a Careers Consultant can be used as a starting point to your career search. Whether you are looking to Discover your options or Focus some of your ideas, our Careers Consultants can support and guide you. Booking for these opens at 7am for same-day appointments.

Book a Careers Guidance Appointment on King's CareerConnect

Are you in the Action phase? In this twenty-minute appointment, an Application Adviser will give you feedback on your already-prepared CVs, cover letters and job applications to help ensure that they are targeted to your employer of choice. Booking for these opens at 7am for same-day appointments.

Book an Application Advice Appointment on King's CareerConnect

If you have an upcoming interview, book an hour long practice interview with us to help you prepare and feel ready to take Action. You let us know the role you are interviewing for and we simulate a realistic interview and provide plenty of feedback to help you improve your interview technique. Bookings open two weeks in advance.

Book a Practice Interview on King's CareerConnect

Available to all PhD and research staff across all campuses, these appointments (thirty/sixty minutes) is with one of our specialist Careers Consultants. Book through King's CareerConnect. Please note that research staff will need to register first.

Book a Researcher Appointment on King's CareerConnect

We run drop-in "Careers Lounges" in some departments where you can speak informally to a specialised Careers Consultant who knows about your degree, your department and your options. Search "Careers Lounge" on King's CareerConnect for full details.

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