Interested in a placement year? Need more advice? This year, the careers service are introducing a new scheme for students from various schools to get a placement. Placements are a great opportunity to get work after university. They take place between the second and third year of study and they'll help you gain valuable experience. … Continue reading placement info at the Percy building
Look no further. If you are, like me, frustrated by the thought of real life and searching for the holy grail of a fun job doing something you love, consider THIS. Helen Ladds is a Soap&Glory brand ambassador for Newcastle University. Here's what she had to say on upcoming careers opportunities with the brand: "I'm … Continue reading love makeup, pinkness and all things Soap&Glory?
Got a free hour? Bored around campus? Feel you could be doing more to sort out your future career? Attend employer presentations and skills sessions to find insight into organisations and the opportunities they can offer you. Coming up... Carmel Teaching Training Partnership Presentation Tuesday 22nd November, King's Gate L1.26, 13:15 - 14:00 Civil Service … Continue reading employers on campus
Congrats. They liked your CV or application and you're heading for an interview. Then they tell you that you'll be doing a group interview. Now you think, how am I going to get through an interview with not one but ten other strangers around who are all wanting the job, just as much as … Continue reading tips for group interviews
I spoke to third year English Literature and Linguistics student Lucy, who is a brand manager for Teach First at Newcastle University. A lot of us see the Teach First branding in and around uni, but what actually is it? And what opportunities can it offer you? Me: Could you explain what Teach First actually is? … Continue reading lets talk Teach First
I know. It's awful. Donald Trump has become President Trump. The actual President of actual America. Although his rise to to the top of the free world seems like he has got there through in-experience and sheer hatred, this is an anomaly in the career world. Us, mere mortals have to painstakingly primp and edit … Continue reading don’t let yourself be trumped by someone with better experience
Hello, Are you worried you should be putting more effort into thinking about life post uni? Confused? Wondering what you might want to do? Fear not. Come along to the 'CHOOSE YOUR FUTURE' event on Wednesday 16th November @ Careers Service, King's Gate and find out. It's never to soon or too late to … Continue reading career SOS