Do you: want to use your summer vacation to get some top-notch work experience? fancy making a difference to an organisation you work for?want to experience working in a particular sector or role? need something tangible for your CV?want to stay in the York area over summer? If it’s ‘yes’ to any or all of … Continue reading Get ready to grab an internship!
Careers blog written by Cara Close, Graduate Intern - Student Engagement & Communications, Careers With exams (almost) over and summer holidays just around the corner, it’s all too easy to forget about responsibilities for a while and let the months breeze by. However, you will thank your past self at your graduation by using this free … Continue reading Careers blog: Why should I do a summer internship?
Guest blog written by Muchun Liao, York second-year undergraduate After entering my university life, I found myself a little bit unclear about what I would like to do and what I can do for my career plans. Interning through CRCC was my first working experience and it became a great and unforgotten opportunity as my … Continue reading GUEST BLOG: My internship in China
Careers blog written by Nicola Haydon, Graduate Intern: Marketing and Information Support, Careers Just over a year ago I graduated with very little idea of what I wanted to do next. I had work experience in a range of different areas, but this meant that there wasn’t anything in particular that I had specialised in. … Continue reading CAREERS BLOG: Ten tips for a graduate internship
Blog written by Irena Zientek, Information Resources Manager, Careers Work experience - how important is it? In a word - very. Many employers will take it for granted that you will graduate with a good class degree, but what many of them will be particularly interested in is what experience you can bring to the … Continue reading CAREERS BLOG: Work experience – getting ready for Summer
Guest blog written by Written by Catherine Moolenschot, Marketing Executive at Inspiring Interns. A 2014 LinkedIn study asked students what they value most when considering a job. The results show that students value work/life balance most, closely followed by benefits, company culture, clear career progression, and a sense of pride about where you work (as … Continue reading GUEST BLOG: How to Get an Internship at an SME
Careers blog written by Beth Matthews, Grad intern, Volunteering Project Support Officer I first became a volunteer when I was doing my GCSEs and contacted a local playgroup charity asking to come in for a few hours per week. My reasons were, on the most part, selfish – I wanted something to put on my … Continue reading CAREERS BLOG: Volunteering – What’s the Point?
BUNAC are currently running a competition to win an exciting BUNAC Travel Internship, travelling to three countries over two months this summer, and could be the winner! This is an excellent opportunity for you to gain a global perspective and gain international experience for your CV. One lucky winner will journey to North America visiting BUNAC participants on our Summer Camp USA … Continue reading Win a BUNAC travel internship
If you can articulate, in 900 words, your experiences from your recent placement, you could win £500. ASET competition for a short essay which will inform others about the value of placement experience, clearly express the value of your learning and do so in a lively and enthusiastic manner. You must have undertaken a placement … Continue reading Write about your course placement/internship 2014
You could be the winner of a €2000 scholarship and a 1-3 month paid internship at GoEuro's Berlin office. To be in with a chance of winning this prize, submit a creative entry, which covers your vision of a more connected Europe. Full details of the competition and how to enter are available at: www.goeuro.co.uk/scholarship Deadline: Before … Continue reading GoEuro Scholarship