From the Jobseeker’s Perspective

Wednesday 21 October 2020
Are you job-hunting? Do you know someone who is?

Join Connect Reading for an opportunity to hear others share experiences and resources.

The pandemic has had a huge impact on many people’s employment status. From the Jobseeker’s Perspective is an event for those looking for work and those supporting jobseekers. We’ll hear from Connect Reading members with experience of career change, bouncing back from redundancy and helping individuals become work-ready. Sessions will include topics such as interview techniques; CV writing; and overcoming barriers.

  • 10am: welcome and intro
  • 10–11.40am: speaker presentations and interview with opportunities for Q&As
  • 11.40am–12pm: Q&A and time for discussion
  • 12pm: Closing remarks
Speakers include
  • Claire Brown from Claire Brown Coaching and Consulting
  • Sam Lloyd from Starting Point
  • Hazel Graft and Anna Aprea from Graft Thames Valley
  • Rhiannon Stocking-Williams and Anna Chapman from RVA
  • Sue Brackley from Reading UK CIC
  • Jane Padwick from SmartWorks
  • Sebastian Evans from Adviza

Tickets are free. Book via Eventbrite.


Type of event
Event theme
Commerce and Business
Event date
21 October 2020
Start time
End time
Address line 1
Wheelchair accessible?
Not specified