This session took place on Wednesday 7 October. Watch the full recording on Replay.
Before attending the session:
All questions welcome at the webinar - grad schemes, choosing which companies to apply to, how recruitment works, how to talk to employers - there's no such thing as a silly question!
Law firms are interested in recruiting both Law graduates, and graduates from other subject areas (the split can be around 50:50).
If you're not a Law student, and want to explore this option, have a look at
Watch this helpful video from Chris Wilkinson, York Law School, on how to make the most of the virtual Law Fair. (Note the process and timelines will be different for non-Law students.)
Suggestions for how to make sure you (and your tech) are ready for the virtual fair, and how to make a good impression:
Careers and Placements video: What to expect from virtual events
Handshake video: 3 reasons to come to a virtual careers fair
Handshake video: Prepare for a virtual careers fair
Handshake guidance: Video requirements and troubleshooting
We’ve created a range of resources to help you understand how graduate recruitment works, including:
Application forms video
Preparing for assessment centres (virtual and face to face) video
Finding and applying for jobs: Graduate schemes videos
Part 1 - What are graduate schemes and who offers them?
Part 2 - Finding and applying for opportunities
Part 3 - Postgraduate students-specific
If you want some inspiration for ideas of what you could be doing either while you are still with us at York or when you graduate take a look at these:
Find out what other York graduates have done - visit York Profiles and Mentors and filter to what you are interested in.
Check out our podcast, What Do You Actually Do?! where we interview graduates for career inspiration, top tips and insider knowledge in a wide range of jobs and sectors.