Forthcoming Events

YHA Summer Camps Information Stand (Treforest)

April 24, 2018 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Treforest Careers Foyer

Meet the YHA team to find out more about volunteering with CampYHA.

Camps take place in July and August at YHA’s Edale and National Forest in Derbyshire, YHA Coalbrookdale in Shropshire and YHA St Briavels Castle in Gloucestershire.

Tagged: Careers Volunteering

EdTVFest Talent Schemes Cardiff Information Evening

April 25, 2018 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff

EDFest Image Join the Edinburgh TV Festival Talent Schemes team to find out more about applying for The Network and Ones to Watch, as well as a chance to meet fellow TV professionals and new entrants from around Cardiff.

The Network is a free entry-level opportunity for anyone 18+ who wants to kick-start a career in TV. No experience necessary. www.thenetwork-tv.co.uk

Tagged: Careers

The Big Grad Fair (Cardiff)

April 27, 2018 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The Great Hall, Cardiff SU Park Place, CF10 3QN Cardiff

The Big Grad Fair will play host to over 50 top graduate employers based both in South Wales and throughout the UK.

From big name brands to niche local businesses there will be opportunities on offer to suit everyone.

If you’re in your final year, this is your LAST big opportunity to meet with employers before you graduate.

If you’re a first or second year, this is your perfect chance to line up some summer work experience, and find out all about graduate schemes before applications open later in the year.

Tagged: Careers Employability Jobs

Affinity Education - Classroom Opportunities Information Stand (Newport)

April 30, 2018 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

A Floor Exhibition Space, Newport City Campus

Affinity Education is an established Welsh education agency, who specialise in placing NQTs into suitable teaching posts. They also have opportunities such as cover supervisors, higher level teaching assistants (HLTA) and teaching assistants suitable for education and, youth and community students.

View current vacancies on Unilife Connect

Tagged: Careers Graduate Support Jobs

Professional Psychology | Futures

May 21, 2018

Treforest, B001 & Foyer

Brain juggle You are invited to attend the Professional Psychology Futures events on Monday 21 May. A range of professionals will be here to talk to you about their varied career journeys, the organisation they work for and current sector trends.

This is a fantastic opportunity to learn about the careers that you’re interested in from the people doing the job now.

Tagged: Careers Employability

Are you ready for life after USW? (Treforest)

May 22, 2018 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Treforest, Library, Training Room L100

GO Wales banner Everything you need to know about careers and employment support after USW if you have a disability, health condition, are a carer or care leaver

This session is for anyone who has a disability (for example; physical disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorders, mental ill health and learning disabilities such as dyslexia); work limiting health condition; caring responsibilities (including childcare) or are a care leaver and want to find out about employment support.

This one hour session will give you:

  • An overview of services offered by Jobcentre Plus
  • Information about disclosing a disability or health condition to an employer
  • Help identifying ‘equality friendly’ employers
  • Information about support available from USW Careers and Employability Service
  • An insight into how GO Wales may be able to support you to get work experience

Come along just to listen, collect information, to ask questions or to book an appointment with a GO Wales or Careers Adviser.

This session will be followed by an optional GO Wales workshop for an opportunity to find out more and speak to Adviser

Tagged: Careers Employability

Do you need work experience? (Treforest)

May 22, 2018 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Treforest Library Training Room

Work experience information and advice event

Find out more about getting tailored and flexible work experience that fits around your studies.
Employability Advisers are available to provide advice and information.

To be considered for the project you must be Under 25, studying a full time HE course at a Welsh University and have legal right to live in the UK.

You must also fall into one (or more) of the following categories

  • Have a Disability or Work Limiting Health Condition (WLHC)
  • Have caring responsibilities
  • Have been in care
  • Have a BME background (minority ethnic groups)
  • Come from a low University Participation Area

If you fit into this criteria please come and meet our friendly team for an informal chat


Please book in below

Book in here

For more information on GO Wales please visit:
http://careers.southwales.ac.uk/gowales

Tagged: Careers

Do you need work experience? (Cardiff)

May 22, 2018 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Cardiff Atrium (D101)

Work experience information and advice event

Find out more about getting tailored and flexible work experience that fits around your studies.
Employability Advisers are available to provide advice and information.

To be considered for the project you must be Under 25, studying a full time HE course at a Welsh University and have legal right to live in the UK.

You must also fall into one (or more) of the following categories

  • Have a Disability or Work Limiting Health Condition (WLHC)
  • Have caring responsibilities
  • Have been in care
  • Have a BME background (minority ethnic groups)
  • Come from a low University Participation Area

If you fit into this criteria please come and meet our friendly team for an informal chat


Please book in below

Book in here

For more information on GO Wales please visit:
http://careers.southwales.ac.uk/gowales

Tagged: Careers

Are you ready for life after USW? (Cardiff)

May 24, 2018 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Cardiff, Atrium, CAD101

GO Wales banner Everything you need to know about careers and employment support after USW if you have a disability, health condition, are a carer or care leaver

This session is for anyone who has a disability (for example; physical disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorders, mental ill health and learning disabilities such as dyslexia); work limiting health condition; caring responsibilities (including childcare) or are a care leaver and want to find out about employment support.

This one hour session will give you:

  • An overview of services offered by Jobcentre Plus
  • Information about disclosing a disability or health condition to an employer
  • Help identifying ‘equality friendly’ employers
  • Information about support available from USW Careers and Employability Service
  • An insight into how GO Wales may be able to support you to get work experience

Come along just to listen, collect information, to ask questions or to book an appointment with a GO Wales or Careers Adviser.

This session will be followed by an optional GO Wales workshop for an opportunity to find out more and speak to Adviser

Tagged: Careers Employability