Welcome to ChemCareers 2015
19 - 23 October

Our free online careers fair returns. Get ready for your perfect job.

Featuring online presentations and a wealth of helpful resources.

  • Get expert advice on dealing with career issues
  • Explore your options as you focus on your next move
  • Prepare for the next step in your career
Discover the huge range of career opportunities open to chemical scientists.
Give yourself the advantage by learning to market yourself in job applications and interviews.
Follow the latest news: #ChemCareers

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ChemCareers 2015

All sessions are open to everyone. You will need to register for some of the events – and you can sign up for as many as you like, just click on the session title to take you to the registration page. 

1:1 consultations are also available for our members. 

We are running some additional webinars in the weeks running up to the main event:
Monday 19th October Finding a job you'll love
11.00 -12.00 Where do I start? A webinar providing the tools
to help when you are uncertain about your next career move
14.00 - 15.00 Next Steps: How to find the job you want
17.00 - 21.00 Book in for 1:1 careers advice.  Email: careers@rsc.org
(RSC Members only) Skype or telephone
Tuesday 20th October Academia and Industry
10.00 - 12.00 My Career Story - Asel Sartbaeva and Stephen Wells share
their academic career stories
13.00 - 14.00 A career as a Patent Attorney - sponsored by
Kilburn & Strode LLP
15.00 - 16.00 A career in Toxicology
19.00 - 20.30 Undertake a mock interview.  Email: careers@rsc.org  
Skype or telephone (RSC Members only)
Wednesday 21st October   Applications and Interviews
10.30 - 12.00 Make your applications work for you
(looking at CVs, application forms and interviews)
13.00 - 14.00 Making the most of a Recruitment Fair
How to prepare, maximise your time and be successful
14.30 - 15.30 Preparing for technical interviews
Thursday 22nd October Consultancy, SME's and Networking
10.00 - 11.00 How to become a Consultant
11.00 - 12.00 Panel discussion - Benefits of working in an SME
13.00 - 14.00 Finding a needle in a haystack
Where to look for SMEs
14.30 - 15.30 Progressing your career through networking
19.30 - 21.00 Book in for 1:1 careers advice.  Email: careers@rsc.org
Skype or telephone (RSC Members only)
Friday 23rd October Teaching
11.00 - 12.00 So you want to be a teacher 
Learn about the RSC's Teacher Training Scholarships
13.00 - 14.30 Panel discussion - Teachers share their experiences

Bookmark us and check back regualrly for updates to the programme.

Chemistry World Jobs Live
Complementary to ChemCareers, Chemistry World Jobs Live  will take place in 2 locations this year.  In Manchester on 18th November and also The Chemistry Centre, Burlington House on 25th November and is free to attend.
Join us to meet with a selection of employers, discover a huge range of career opportunities, and participate in round table discussions and workshops. RSC Members will also have the opportunity to have a 1-2-1 CV Clinic with one of our careers specialists (subject to availability).
Why not take part in ChemCareers for some great professional advice from the convenience of your own home, and then attend Chemistry World Jobs Live to find the job! This is a unique opportunity not to be missed.

Find your perfect job with Chemistry World Jobs