Final Year, Future Focused: Bright Network: Virtual Assessment Centres

Bright Networks will be hosting an exclusive webinar in collaboration with Careers Services.

  • Tue 16 Jun 20

    16:00 - 16:45

  • Online


  • Event type

    Workshops, training and support

  • Event organiser

    Student Development Department

This is aimed at students looking to continue boosting their employability, tackle virtual assessments and impress leading employers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The skills session will be delivered by City Careers Series author and ex-Freshfields lawyer Jake Schogger, as well as Bright Network's Campus Membership Manager Shelly O'Gilvie.


  • The current recruitment landscapeTop tips for virtual assessment centres
  • Tackling virtual tasksAnswering career/firm motivation questions
  • Effectively articulating competencies/experience, including drawing competencies and capabilities from a wide range of experiences
  • The importance of resilience and how to demonstrate it
  • General tips and insights relating to internships and graduate programmes.

This will be an interactive session with plenty of time for questions, so come prepared!

This session will not be recorded so be sure to register today!

Visit the Final Year, Future Focused Series Moodle site to find all of the other webinar recordings from the series, plus lots of useful resources that can help you with your future plans, including information from employers and their vacancies.

The Careers Services team are here to help you make the most of your Essex experience and help you reach your full potential. We offer support with CVs, applications, interview skills and careers tailored advice. All of our workshops can be booked via CareerHub.

Find out more about our services and how we can help.