Our Careers and Employability Advisers offer impartial advice and guidance to students studying at Westminster Kingsway College.
We offer confidential and impartial information, advice and guidance to help you with your next steps. We support careers education and progression through appointments, drop-in sessions and tutorials. Students are also able to access information and guidance from the pages on this website.
How we help
Exploration of ideas and planning next steps
Applying to university: understanding and navigating UCAS
Employment advice including CV, applications and interview tips
Finance: including Advanced Learner Loan and university Student Finance
Volunteering and gap year advice
Work Placement support
What else do we offer?
We deliver Higher Education, Apprenticeships & Employment Fairs each academic year, providing students with the chance to research different progression opportunities. Lunchtime drop-in advice is available from Careers & Employability Advisers at King's Cross, Soho and Victoria campuses.
Our Employability team have nurtured and developed strong links with employers, and working closely with initiatives such as Goldman Sachs and Dar Group. These enable us to offer internal and external employer led activities including employability skills, CV workshops, mentoring and career insight talks.
We also have partnerships with the University of the Arts, University of Leicester, University of Roehampton and Middlesex University London as well as excellent links with other universities.
We are accredited by the Matrix quality standard for information, advice and guidance services.
Our work is aligned to the Gatsby benchmarks of Good Careers Guidance
All our careers and employability advisers are trained and qualified to Level 7 in providing careers guidance and have the Qualification in Careers Guidance (QCG) conferred by the Career Development Institute (CDI).
We are student centred, listen to their feedback and design our service to meet their needs