Are you a 2014 BAME graduate looking to get into the creative sector? Check out this fantastic industry event being hosted by Creative Access. It takes takes place on Weds 22 October. Places are limited, so register early.
Visit the website for more information: http://creativeaccess.org.uk/events/creative-industry-showcase
Careers blog written by Isabella Simms, Graduate Intern, Careers
With it being only the first week of term, you’ll be forgiven if you’ve not thought further ahead than your first few weeks in York – enjoying Freshers’ week, getting settled into your new home and making new friends can be a lot to think about it!
We know that it can be difficult to start thinking about your future, or to even know when you need to be, so using our handy Careers Timeline* tool, we’ve put together a list of ideas to get you started on working towards your future, whatever year you’re in.
Have your work showcased at the Skills for Care Annual Conference. Work experience is also up for grabs.
MyKindaCrowd and Skills for Care are asking you to design a unique piece of marketing collateral that will inspire young people to move into a career in adult social care.
- you will have the opportunity to work with the Skills for Care marketing team to develop your work, which will be showcased at the conference
- work experience in a social care setting.
See www.mykindacrowd.com/Challenges/think-care for more information.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch are hosting Getting Investment banking – an internship event for students with disabilities and health conditions – on 23 October 2014 at their offices in central London (travel expenses reimbursed).
Nine of the world’s leading investment banks will be there, ready to meet talented 1st and 2nd year students.
Go to www.gettinginvestmentbanking.com/ for full details and how to apply.
As well as the recruitment fairs on campus (Management & finance on 14 Oct; Technology on 15 Oct; and Law on 22Oct), there are also fairs taking place around the country.
Russell Group Universities are hosting a number of postgraduate study roadshows throughout the country, giving you a chance to meet the UK’s leading universities.
- Mon 3 – Birmingham
- Tues 4 – Nottingham
- Weds 5 – York (Ron Cooke Hub)
- Thurs 6 – Leeds
- Mon 8 – Southampton
- Tues 9 – Warwick
- Weds 10 – Sheffield
- Thurs 11 – Edinburgh.
Also, £1,000 bursaries available – register now at postgraduateroadshow.com
Future Foreign Policy are running an exclusive workshop “Cyber Security and You” in partnership with EY at One More London Place, SE1 2AF on Wednesday 8th October 2014 18.00 – 20.00 Continue reading