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Disability internship scheme returns to tackle employment gap

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Students and graduates with disabilities and long-term conditions will have the opportunity to take part in a three-month internship with a top UK employer thanks to leading charity Leonard Cheshire’s flagship internship programme. Applications have opened for the Change 100 programme, which gives students the worthwhile opportunity of finding valuable, paid work experience with leading …

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How the Reading Internship Scheme helped improve my employability

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Written by Charlotte Abraham, BA Art and Psychology Student  The Reading Internship Scheme (RIS) is available to all students at the University of Reading. The scheme allows you to work with small businesses and charities on a variety of projects throughout the year. All internships can be found on MyJobsOnline, where you can view all …

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Placement Profile – Deciding to Complete Your Professional Placement on Campus

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In our newest Placement Profile we spoke to Campus Jobs Help Desk team member Caitlin, who gave us the low down on her time doing a professional placement here on Campus. So Tell us about yourself… I’m Caitlin, a fourth-year Consumer Behaviour and Marketing student at the University of Reading. Where did you do your …

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Undergraduates: what is the Reading Internship Scheme?

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                The Reading Internship Scheme is exclusively for University of Reading undergraduate students. The scheme provides you with the chance to secure 4-8 week, paid, internship opportunities with small to medium sized employers. Giving you the chance to make a real impact on your internship. Book onto this …

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Finding internships and work experience

                Want to build your work experience? We encourage all students to complete at least two internships throughout their undergraduate degree. Internships are available for all year groups, from Part one to final year students. Come to this 50-minute, practical session and find out: – The basics: terminology, timeframes for applications …

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