Webinar | How to apply for any conservation job
Join Conservation Careers this Thursday 16 September for a free webinar to learn to produce a stand-out application designed to get you an interview - whether you're a graduate, career switcher or professional.
Are you submitting job applications without results? Are you amidst the 85% of conservationists who are experiencing job application fatigue? Does it feel like you have to be a superhuman to land a job?
We're on a mission to help conservationists achieve career success, and we want to help YOU produce a stand-out application designed to get you an interview!
We've combined everything we've learnt over the past 7 years' at Conservation Careers - from talking to top conservation employers, interviewing 500+ professional conservationists, training 1,500+ students and coaching 100+ job applicants - into a formula for success.
Join Conservation Careers Director Dr Nick Askew and Head of Engagement Kristi Foster for a free webinar to master a system for success that you can apply to ANY job application in your career - whether you're a graduate, career switcher or professional.
Your webinar hosts
Dr Nick Askew, Director
Nick is the Founder and Director of Conservation Careers and holds a PhD in the behavioural ecology of Barn Owls.
As a professional conservationist over the past 20 years he has worked across the Academic, Private, Public, Charity and Enterprise sectors.
During his career, he has raised over £2,500,000 for conservation projects across 120 countries to help threatened species and habitats. Recently, he has helped thousands of people into their dream conservation job.
Since establishing Conservation Careers he has spoken to over 500 professional conservationists and curated their advice, and his experience, into an online course.
Kristi Foster, Head of Engagement
Kristi is the Head of Engagement at Conservation Careers and has a Master's in Conservation Biology.
Her conservation work has led over 7 years to Africa, UK, Australia and Latin America in everything from field work and environmental education to project management and communications.
She has worked for Ecotourism Australia, Fauna & Flora International (UK) and the World Agroforestry Centre (Kenya). Since joining Conservation Careers in 2019 she's coached over 80 conservationists 1:1 to improve their job applications. She is passionate about helping conservationists find and fulfil their potential in the sector.
What you'll learn
- Show an employer you understand their needs
- Identify strengths you may have underestimated and showcase them confidently using career success stories.
- Tell an employer how you can help them (what makes YOU the best candidate)
- Write stand-out cover letters, CVs and resumes that employers will love
- Learn the top X mistakes to avoid and what you can do instead
- Bring your questions and get answers from Nick and Kristi
- Plus a special announcement!
When | Thursday 16th September 2021 at 7:30pm - 8:30pm UK time.
Where | The event will be held via Zoom.
How | Please register your details below to get the details for how to participate.
Please note that space is limited and we recommend you join the event early to ensure a space. We will also live stream via YouTube and share a recording after the event.