It's Autumn term and if you're a second year, you will have already seen emails in your inboxes about York Award applications. As everyone starts planning and thinking about their future after graduation, applying for the York Award is a great way to help you stand out from the crowd! It's a certificate that shows … Continue reading Should I apply for the York Award?
York Award. You probably feel like you’re seeing or hearing about this every way you turn. It’s true, but there’s a good reason why we bang on about it so much! Most students from their first year at University do lots of things besides their academic studies and these can be useful opportunities to develop … Continue reading I keep hearing about this York Award, but what is it?
Guest blog written by Jessica Chatburn, Second Year Archaeology & Heritage student University is so much than going to classes and getting a degree. It is about developing who you are as a person, experiencing new things, and challenging yourself beyond that of your degree. Not only will you have tonnes of fun doing extra … Continue reading GUEST BLOG: York Award for 1st years
Latest news from Careers... Apply now to volunteer in a local school next term Enroll now with York Students in Schools to volunteer over 8-10 half days in a local school during the Autumn term. Training sessions are provided by YSIS. Find out more and see what students say on the YSIS website Internships this … Continue reading Latest Careers news, Summer Week 5
Latest news from Careers... York Award Congratulations to those final year students who have successfully passed the York Award. Your application forms and assessor feedback are available for collection from Careers - a useful reference for making job or further study applications. 1st Years - now it's your turn! Only two weeks to go before the deadline … Continue reading Latest Careers news, Summer Week 1
Latest news from Careers Don't miss out... The York Award application form for first years is now live! The deadline for final submission is 5.00pm on Friday 22 April 2016, week 2 of Summer Term Win £2000 for your next big idea! Download the application form for the Plan ENVY Competition 2016 and return it … Continue reading Careers latest news – Spring week 10
Careers blog written by Jo Gee, York Award Officer, Careers Applications for the York Award for first years are now open. Up until this year only final year students have been able to apply for the York Award. Now things have changed and we are launching a three stage York Award programme which will offer … Continue reading CAREERS BLOG: York Award – a new opportunity for 1st Years!
Latest news from Careers Look out for... 2 February - Internships & work experience fair. A chance to meet employers and organisations, get ideas for summer internships, and have your CV reviewed. More details to follow at our What's on page. 23 February - Working in... Advertising, marketing & PR / Health / Criminal justice. … Continue reading Careers latest news – Spring, Week 1
Careers blog written by Jo Gee, York Award Restructuring Officer As the deadline for York Award applications from 2016 graduates approaches (Friday 22 January 5pm!) it can be difficult to find the best way to articulate all the skills you have developed and still stick to answering the questions asked. You have probably got so … Continue reading CAREERS BLOG: Putting pen to paper – York Award applications (for 2016 grads)
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