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!
Okay, so ideally you’d like to have a holiday at some point in the summer vacation and rightly so. What with a full academic year of assignments, essays, tutorials, lectures and exams - you’ve earned the break. However, with 13 weeks of vacation, it’s also an ideal time to get some work experience in whatever … Continue reading Do you know what you’re doing this summer?
Latest news from Careers Don't worry, we are open through the Summer Vacation! There are appointments running through the Summer, but on a reduced scale. Please see the 'Appointments this week' for the duty times and the vacation opening times on the website for when we are open. Coming soon... We will be running weekly drop-in appointments … Continue reading Latest Careers News – Summer Week 10
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
Latest news from Careers York Award Drop-in for final year students - have your questions answered! Thursday 26th November, 2-3pm in Careers Come along to this drop-in session any time between 2pm and 3pm. We can help to answer your questions about the application process, such as reviewing your points claim. No booking required. 'Game … Continue reading Latest Careers News – Week 9
Careers blog written by Irena Zientek, Information Resources Manager, Careers If it seems like all your friends have graduate jobs, summer work or travelling lined up for the end of the Summer Term and you’ve not yet, don’t despair – there are still opportunities out there. You just need to get looking and applying. Big company … Continue reading CAREERS BLOG: There are still jobs out there!
The Student Internship Bureau (SIB) Celebration took place yesterday, recognising the brilliant work this year's interns have achieved whilst completing campus-based internships. Tasha McNaught was awarded 'On-Campus Intern of the Year' prize. Tasha, a final year Philosophy student, undertook an 8-week internship with York Sport, where she was tasked with coordinating their marketing strategy and organising … Continue reading Celebrating the Student Internship Bureau!
On Wednesday afternoon the Ron Cooke Hub played host to one of the highlights of the year in Careers – the Careers Celebration and Awards 2014! Hundreds of students were invited to celebrate their achievements made through Student Volunteering (York Students in Schools, York Students in Communities, @Work), the Student Internship Bureau, Student Enterprise and … Continue reading Careers Celebration Awards 2014
With summer on the horizon, many of you will be starting to plan what to do with all that extra freedom. If you’re after a summer internship, or you just fancy taking on something different to make the most of all those months off, then look no further than a SIB (Student Internship Bureau) Internship! … Continue reading Make the Most of summer with a SIB Internship!
The Student Internship Bureau is currently advertising a paid part-time internship working within the Equality and Diversity Office on Campus. This would be a great opportunity for someone looking to play a key role in conducting a piece of research for the University and also to contribute to the development of University policy and practice. … Continue reading Part-time Consultation Internship – Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Staff, Equality and Diversity Office, University of York