Category Archive: placements

All things UROP and placements.

Feb 09

Work for the UK Government

  True professionals look for meaning in their careers; they want to know that all their efforts at work lead to positive social impact. This thought motivates them every day and fuels their ambition. If you’re looking for a meaningful career and thrive on daily challenges, consider joining the GORS (the Government Operational Research Service) schemes …

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Jun 07

Professional placements

Are you enrolled on a 4 year programme with a placement year or considering transferring to one? We have some key tips to help you plan your placement adventure before you leave for the summer Share this:Share

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Apr 03

Join Warner Bros.

  Warner Bros. Studio is offering a 12-month Publicity Placement to all the 2nd Year Publicity and PR students out there. If you are one of them and wish to build-up your CV, gain a new set of skills, and work for a renowned brand, take this offer into serious consideration. You will work closely with …

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Mar 31

UROP opens up opportunities

The applications for UROP, the scheme offering research internships to undergraduates at the University of Reading, are closing today, March 31. This programme gives students the chance to participate in research projects led by academics, gain a wide range of transferable skills, and kick-start their career in the area of their interest. Two of the students …

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May 31

Win £9,000 and a 6-month placement with the Autocar 2016 Next Generation Award!

The 2016 Next Generation Award gives you the chance to win an incredible six-month tailored work experience placement shared across our sponsors Honda, JLR, McLaren, Nissan, Peugeot, and Toyota as well as a £9000 cash prize! Autocar has teamed up with Courland Automotive & the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders to bring you this …

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Apr 12

‘Earn as you Learn’ this summer as a Recruitment Intern with APSCo

This summer the Association of Professional Staffing Companies (APSCo) are offering undergraduates across the country the chance to take part in a full-time, paid internship programme in the competitive, yet exciting, world of recruitment. APSCo work with some of the UK’s leading recruitment businesses. Following its success in previous years, the Intern Programme provides undergraduates the chance …

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Mar 31

Creative Access Paid Internships

  This post has been provided by a third party – please read our disclaimer. For those of you who are not familiar with Creative Access’s work, we are a charity that provides paid internship opportunities in the creative sector for young people from under-represented BAME backgrounds (Black, Asian and non-white Ethnic minorities). We aim …

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Nov 18

I want to get a placement

Types of opportunity Which is best for me? How do I go about getting it? Making the most of it Getting started What is the difference between a placement/internship, work experience and work shadowing? A work placement/internship is a structured form of work experience often with a focus on a particular project. The duration is …

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