Upcoming Career Fair By JobsCentral Singapore [25-26 August, 2012]

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This job fair in Singapore has been doing well since it started in 2006. In 2011 more than 50,000 visitors and over 80 exhibitors attended the JobsCentral Career & Learning Fair.

Here are details of what you can expect at the event.


Venue & Registration


Venue: Suntec Convention Centre
Halls: 403 & 404
Date: 25 & 26 August 2012
Time: 10am – 7pm

Entry for Singaporeans, PRs and holders of valid work passes is FREE for both days of the Fair.

For international visitors WITHOUT a valid work pass, a S$10 entrance fee is payable at the entrance on the second day of the event, regardless of online or on-site registration.

Valid work passes accepted include: EP / PEP / EPEC / S Pass / WP / Student Pass

Registration: Beat the long queues and gain express entry into the fair, click here to register for entry to the fair. Online registration ends at 12pm on 24 Aug 2012.


Career Seminars


A line-up of 24 seminars, held over 2 days, covering topics like:

  • Career Discovery.
  • Career Progression.
  • Crucial Skills for Career Growth.
  • Critical Management Skills.

Networking Session


A “By Invite Only” networking session will be held on the morning of Day 1 (25th August 2012) from 10am to 1pm. . To express your interest, click here.

Formal invitations will be sent to successful registrants that meet the criteria closer to the date of the Fair. You will need to RSVP to confirm your participation.


On-site Interviews


If you are interested in a job opening from any participating exhibitor, simply apply from 25th July to 25th August 2012 and you might just get a chance to be shortlisted for an on-site interview during the fair.


Education Section


Consultants from reputable private education institutes (PEIs) will be on hand to answer any of your questions and advise on the best course for you.


C-VAT Profiling Tool


C-VAT is a patented and internationally recognised profiling tool that will not only help reveal your personality type but it will also match you with the best suitable career based on your unique personality,

 

Written by: Amit Puri - Managing Consultant, Sandbox Advisors

Amit is an experienced career, business and HR professional. Previously, he has worked with organisations such as Bain & Company, Morgan Stanley and Citigroup. Amit has advanced degrees/qualifications in Career Counselling, Organisational Psychology & HR, Occupational Psychometrics, Career/Life Coaching & Business.

6 Responses to Upcoming Career Fair By JobsCentral Singapore [25-26 August, 2012]

  1. Hi Amit, please explain valid work passes accepted include: EP / PEP / EPEC / S Pass / WP / Student Pass? I’m flying in from the Philippines & I’m an American.

    • People who already working in Singapore, or, have a valid Singapore work/residence permit, can enter the fair for free on both days.

      Others/international visitors (such as yourself), can only enter the fair on the second day

      • Hello Amit,
        My husband is a long term EP holder and I am the dependent pass holder (DP). (We are American. ) Which category do I fall in ? Can I come to the fair on first day ?
        Thanks in advance for your response.

        • Hi Animit,

          I had checked with JobsCentral about dependent pass holders. You can attend the fair after 12PM on the first day.

  2. HI Amit,
                     How this career fair help for international job searching candidates, Am Software Engineer Working in India, How this fair will help me to get a job in Singapore? Is this  good way to attend this fair for job? Is there any other way to get the job in Singapore?

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