Register for virtual jobs fair

Jobstoday have opened registration for their national Virtual Careers Fair to connect employers with job seekers across the UK.

The Virtual Careers Fair is an online platform where employers can showcase their business and vacancies to relevant job seekers through a virtual stand, and connect to promising individuals in a real-time environment. Proven a popular platform with both employers and job seekers alike, the 11 day fair will take place from the February 18 until the March 1.

With online features such as chat and video technology, businesses can bring to life their vacancies, while job seekers have the opportunity to show off their skills and expertise to help them land their next job. A wide range of employers will be attending to suit every candidate’s needs – great businesses already booked to attend include IKEA, the Hesley Group and Victoria’s Secret.

The pre-registration process will ensure that only the most motivated job seekers attend the fair, while guaranteeing registrants entry to the event. Registrants will also receive essential updates helping them to prepare fully and maximise their opportunity for success. Plus, all job seekers who register before February 18 will be automatically entered into a free prize draw to win an iPad Mini.

Jobstoday is part of Johnston Press PLC, one of the UK’s leading publishers of over 200 local newspapers and internet sites including the Scotsman and the Yorkshire Post.

Joanne Harwood, group category manager at Johnston Press, said: “We previously ran two very successful Virtual Careers Fairs last year focusing on the Health Care and Customer Service & Sales sectors, so we are extremely keen to help candidates and employers connect again all over the country.

“This time we’re running a national fair to include all sectors and businesses so that we are able to offer something for everyone.”

Job seekers interested in the fair are encouraged to sign up for free today at to ensure they are guaranteed entry from February 18.