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 External events and news you might be interested in. Careers fairs and events Great Opportunities is an interactive careers event for ambitious First Year students who have a disability or long-term health condition. Free to attend (with travel expenses reimbursed), the event will take place on Fri 24 June (10.45am - 4.00)pm in Central London. … Continue reading In other news…

GUEST BLOG: Attending an assessment centre with a disability


 Guest blog written by Helen Cooke, Director and Founder, Great with Disability If you have received an invitation to attend an assessment centre you have already impressed the recruiter with your application. Nevertheless, attending an assessment centre is a daunting prospect for any ambitious applicant. As an applicant who has a disability or long-term health … Continue reading GUEST BLOG: Attending an assessment centre with a disability

Change100 internship scheme for disabled students


Are you a student who defines as having a disability, mental health condition, learning difficulty or long term health condition? Are you also a student seeking to improve their employability and have a paid internships in Summer 2015? Then you may be interested in Change100. Change100 is an internship scheme which offers three month placements … Continue reading Change100 internship scheme for disabled students

Murrell Fund for disability support


The Murrell Fund is a fund, managed by the University of York’s Student Support Services. It is for students to use for  a variety of things, such as travel expenses, a suit for interview or some specialist coaching. It can also be retrospective for students who have recently attended boot camps, employer events etc. For more information, see: https://www.york.ac.uk/students/housing-and-money/financial-support/hardship/murrell/

Disability Banking Event, London, 24 October


Getting Investment Banking Getting Investment Banking is a uniquely interactive event designed to provide disabled students with an honest look at the prospect of a career in investment banking. Our daylong event, including sessions on recruitment processes, recruiter skills sessions, panel discussions and networking, aims to help students better understand the industry and allay any … Continue reading Disability Banking Event, London, 24 October

New website for students with disabilities


http://www.greatwithdisability.com provides students with a disability or long-term health condition with all the information they need as they apply for graduate jobs and prepare to go through the recruitment process. The site gives information which is specifically relevant to you, such as disclosing a disability, requesting adjustments, requiring support, gaps in your CV, lack of work experience, … Continue reading New website for students with disabilities

Ambitious, disabled and considering a career in law? Open 2012 Careers event – places still available


OPEN 2012: A careers event for disabled undergraduates - PLACES LEFT - SIGN UP NOW  Your insight into a legal career 3rd February 2012 11.00am - 5.00pm, Central London Ambitious, disabled and considering a career in law? Then don't miss OPEN 2011, the unique event that connects recruiters from the top legal firms with talented, … Continue reading Ambitious, disabled and considering a career in law? Open 2012 Careers event – places still available

Employability at the National Graduate Recruitment Exhibition


The National Graduate Recruitment Fair takes place on 3 & 4 June at the NEC, Birmingham and Employability will be there to speak with students and graduates with a disability or dyslexia. For more information about Employability, visit the website. For more information on the National Graduate Recruitment Exhibition, visit the website.