Careers blog written by Hilary Neary, Information Assistant, Careers If our recent Global opportunities fair left you wanting more info about working outside of the UK, you'll be interested in the great resource that is GoinGlobal. Careers has subscribed to a new job search tool that can help you research country information and jobs across … Continue reading CAREERS BLOG: Going global with GoinGlobal!
Have you undertaken study abroad or are you considering it? On behalf of UniversitiesUK and the British Council, the Careers Research & Advisory Centre (CRAC) is undertaking a survey to obtain students’ and recent graduates’ perspectives on spending time abroad during degree programmes. We are interested in exchanges or other periods spent in an overseas … Continue reading Study abroad
Guest blog written by Simon Ball, CEO of Tuscany Now Whether you are planning a move abroad after university, or a placement year, it is crucial that you research your chosen country’s culture. Even in business, there are a multitude of different factors to consider. Simon Ball CEO of Tuscany Now has 25 years’ experience of working with different cultures and languages. Tuscany Now has offices in Barcelona and London, villas in … Continue reading GUEST BLOG: International relationships in business
If you're considering working outside the UK, Goinglobal is a valuable resource now available to York students. Its extensive information includes 41 country guides with: job search resources industry and employment trends top company listings'work permits and visas cultural advice application and interview advice and much more. Goinglobal also has a key employer directory with 400,000+ country-specific … Continue reading Goinglobal – new resource for York students
Africa & Asia Venture is 18! This year AV, the gap year volunteer organisation turns 18 and, just like our volunteers, we've decided to celebrate! AV was established in 1993 and our first group set off in 1994. Since then over 5,500 volunteers from all around the world have together contributed more than 1,200 man-years … Continue reading Win an overseas volunteering project!
Teenagers and young adults in North Yorkshire are set to be benefit from voluntary work abroad, as the York-based International Service has become one of six agencies taking part in a new pilot programme. The government's new International Citizen Service (ICS) will send 1,000 volunteers aged between 18 and 22 to help fight poverty in … Continue reading Young people in York given chance to volunteer abroad