Category: opportunities

A range of opportunities for students to develop their career

Undergraduate of the Year Awards 2021

Do you have what it takes to be crowned one of the TARGETjobs 2021 Award winners? TARGETjobs are looking for the best undergraduates in the UK and this year have 9 different awards to suit every student regardless of university, degree subject or year. The 2021 Awards’ categories Black Heritage Excellence Through Adversity Female First …

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Become a student partner

Apply now! We are looking for passionate and enthusiastic students to apply to join us as a Student Partner in the Academic Development and Enhancement (ADE) Team in the Centre for Quality Support and Development (CQSD). This is a paid opportunity of up to a total of 45 hours over the academic year (from 7th …

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Disability internship scheme returns to tackle employment gap

99% of previous interns would recommend Change 100 to other

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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Living, Learning & Earning in Lockdown

Blog cover graphic showing Living, Learning and Earning in Lockdown

Living, Learning, Earning in Lockdown  Now that we are well into our second lockdown, here are some tips from the POV of a student campus jobs helpdesk worker who is now living, learning, and earning almost entirely at home.  Living  Getting up and dressed– the trouble with not leaving the house, is that it can sometimes be an excuse not to get out of bed until …

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National Mentoring Day: sign-up to Thrive

Thrive mentoring surrounded by leaves

To celebrate National Mentoring Day on 27 October, we’d like to invite you to connect with a professional mentor by signing up to our Thrive Career Mentoring Scheme. In your penultimate year of study, you’re one of the lucky students that could benefit from our THRIVE mentoring scheme, where we’ll help you connect with a …

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