All Events tagged with 'employability'

Camp Leaders information stands (Glyntaff & Treforest)

January 22, 2018 11 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Spend 9 weeks working with children at an American summer camp and get paid to do it! With return Atlantic flights, food & accommodation and visa assistance included it’ll be the best summer you’ll ever have. Our award winning customer service means Camp Leaders can offer you full support throughout your application. Once you’re done at camp you have 30 days to travel throughout the US and to explore with your newfound friends.

The Teach English in China (TEIC) Programme (Cardiff & Newport)

January 22, 2018 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

TEIC logo Teach English in China is a programme dedicated to sending qualified applicants to China. It is run in conjunction with CEAIE, a not for profit wing of the Ministry of Education, Beijing.

Paid work experience with PE Direct (Sports Park)

January 22, 2018 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

PE Direct PE Direct will be at Sports Park, Tyn y Wern, with exciting opportunities to get paid work experience

We are the no.1 specialist teaching agency for physical education in South Wales. We provide PE teachers, TA’s and PE cover supervisors to High Schools. If you have any coaching or sport experience we’d love to offer you paid work experience along side your studies.

The Teach English in China (TEIC) Programme (Treforest)

January 22, 2018 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.

TEIC logo Teach English in China is a programme dedicated to sending qualified applicants to China. It is run in conjunction with CEAIE, a not for profit wing of the Ministry of Education, Beijing.

Create | Futures (Design)

January 23, 2018 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Your chance to network, get inspired and get excited for your future career in Graphics & Advertising.

This creative futures day provides you with a brilliant opportunity to meet potential employer s, under stand what they want from new entrants, explore their work and the organisations they work with and for.

Events include: An Industry Panel with Q&A Sesssion, plus a chance to meet Graphics & Advertising Alumni to hear their stories.

CV Clinc (Treforest)

January 23, 2018 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

CV icon Whether you are just starting to put together a CV or want a quick review of an existing CV book in for our new quick query service.

Create | Futures (Photography & Documentary Photography)

January 24, 2018 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

For this Futures event, we are inviting a wide range of USW alumni who are forging new paths in documentary, commercial and fine art. They’ll be here to talk about their practice and careers and to share experience and insights into working as a photographer after graduation.

There will be panel sessions and one to one networking, plus the chance to meet people face-to-face whose work has inspired you.

Camp Counselors USA - Find out this week how to work in the United States over the summer! (Glyntaff, Treforest & Sports Park)

January 25, 2018 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.

We are Camp Counselors USA (CCUSA), a company offers the chance for university students to spend a summer in America or Canada working at a summer camp.

We send thousands of students to the USA & Canada each summer to have an incredible time and earn money whilst doing it. In our programme we offer a 9 week placement to work with children aged 6-16 years old in a variety of roles ranging from sport to arts and everything in between. After which they get 30 days after their contract ends to travel all over America or Canada.

This whole experience majorly boosts their C.V, employability and is a fantastic life experience that will only benefit them throughout their time at university and afterwards.

Join CCUSW for presentations and drop-in in the following locations below and find out how to get involved.

Presentation: Thursday 25 January, 12-1, Glyntaff, GTEM126

Thursday 25 January, USW Sports Part, Tyn y Wern, 1.30-3.30

Presentation: Thursday 25 January, Treforest, Library, Training Room L100, 5-6

157 Welsh Regiment, Army Reserves - Employer stand & presentation (Treforest)

January 29, 2018 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

The 157 Welsh Regiment of the Army Reserves will be hosting an information stand and presentation at Treforest.
Come along and find out how to get recruited.

The Attic Project needs volunteers! - Presentation & Info Stand with VCS (Newport)

January 29, 2018 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

During our lifetime we collect items and often we don’t know what to do with them when they are no longer needed. The Attic Project is a new service to help work with older people to help declutter their homes while providing opportunities of befriending and reminiscence.

We are currently looking for volunteers to join our team to befriend and help people to declutter their homes while providing opportunities for reminiscence.

Volunteer in the Cook Islands and Fiji with Travel Teacher (Treforest & Cardiff)

January 30, 2018 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Travel Teacher makes volunteering abroad more ethical, meaningful and educational, we want travel to change you in ways that you have never imagined. Volunteering with Travel Teacher is just about the most inspiring thing you could do. Experience island life and make a difference to children and communities living in hardship.

Aside from making a difference, you’ll have the biggest, most rewarding adventure of your life. Volunteer in Fiji and The Cook Islands.

Enterprise Roadshow (Cardiff)

January 30, 2018 12 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Enterprise Roadshow logo Join the USW Student Enterprise team at this Information Stand to find out about enterprise, working freelance or starting your own business. We have a lot of information on funding, advice, mentoring, events, networking, workshops and promotion.

LinkedIn Clinics - Get help setting up a LinkedIn profile (15 min appointments, Treforest)

January 30, 2018 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

LinkedIn icon Whether you are just starting to put together a LinkedIn profile or want a quick review of an existing LinkedIn profile in for our new quick query service.

Create | Futures (Music and Sound Live)

January 30, 2018 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Join us at the ATRiuM for a day dedicated to Music!

This is a great opportunity to learn more about the music industry through a panel made up of successful industry creatives. USW Musicians, songwriter s, bands and soloists from different genres and music courses will be per forming throughout the day on the ATRiuM stage and Zen Bar, showcasing their talents.

There will also be an opportunity to network with industry professionals to extend your network of musical contacts and…a session with a mystery guest!

Networking (The Street) : 2pm
Panel Event, Theatre (CAB004) : 4pm

Aston Martin Graduate Recruitment Evening, 30 January 2018 - Limited places available

January 30, 2018 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Are you interested in a career at Aston Martin? Our recruitment days are the ideal opportunity to come and speak to a member of our management teams to discuss your career aspirations and hear about our exciting future plans.

This event welcomes final year university students studying one of the below engineering disciplines:

Create | Futures (Film & TV)

January 31, 2018 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Film & TV School Wales presents a day of networking, masterclasses and debate. There will be opportunities to meet and talk to industry professionals from all the major T V companies and broadcaster s, including Channel 4, BBC Wales & S4C. You can take par t in workshops and join the audience for the R T S Student Awards ceremony, with the chance to meet some very special guests.

Our day of events also includes a Conference to celebrate and discuss the future of TV in Wales featuring guests and industry speakers, sponsored by Coleg Cymraeg.

Networking, the Street : 2pm (Drop-in)
Panel Event, Theatre (CAB004) : 4pm, (Please book below)

Knights Brown Construction graduate and placement presentation (Treforest)

February 1, 2018 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Knights Brown is holding a presentation Thursday 1 February, 1-2pm, Treforest G306

Knights Brown Wales & Energy Division offers exciting opportunities to civil engineering graduates and undergraduates who are keen to develop their career within a modern and innovative privately owned contractor.

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water - Graduate Opportunities - Presentation & Info Stand(Treforest)

February 5, 2018 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Dwr Cymru / Welsh Water

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water are recruiting for their graduate programme and have opportunities for graduates with degrees in a wide range of subject areas. They are coming on campus to host a presentation and information stand.

We are looking for business minded, innovative, driven and above all talented individuals who aspire to be our leaders of the future.
Our fast paced programme will ensure that no two days are the same and will provide a safe yet challenging learning environment to develop your knowledge, skills and experience. Honing and developing your natural leadership and management ability.

Attracting individuals who want to be our leaders of the future is key to ensuring that we make sure that we don’t just give great service today, but we are able to this for generations to come.

Enterprise Roadshow (Newport)

February 5, 2018 12 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Enterprise Roadshow logo Join the USW Student Enterprise team at this Information Stand to find out about enterprise, working freelance or starting your own business. We have a lot of information on funding, advice, mentoring, events, networking, workshops and promotion.

GO Wales : Pop-up stand (Cardiff)

February 5, 2018 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

GO Wales banner Looking for Work Experience? GO Wales Employability Advisers may be able to help!

We work with all kinds of employers in Wales to create tailored, flexible work experience opportunities designed to fit around students’ other commitments.

We source:

  • Work shadowing – up to three days of unpaid work experience observing someone in their role to understand how they do their job.
  • Work tasters – up to four weeks of unpaid work experience with the opportunity to learn about work and the working environment by observing and undertaking some tasks.
  • Work placements – four to six weeks of paid work experience getting hands-on experience or working on a project.

The Attic Project needs volunteers! - Presentation & Info Stand with VCS (Cardiff)

February 6, 2018 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

During our lifetime we collect items and often we don’t know what to do with them when they are no longer needed. The Attic Project is a new service to help work with older people to help declutter their homes while providing opportunities of befriending and reminiscence.

We are currently looking for volunteers to join our team to befriend and help people to declutter their homes while providing opportunities for reminiscence.

GO Wales : Pop-up stand (Treforest)

February 6, 2018 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

GO Wales banner Looking for Work Experience? GO Wales Employability Advisers may be able to help!

We work with all kinds of employers in Wales to create tailored, flexible work experience opportunities designed to fit around students’ other commitments.

We source:

  • Work shadowing – up to three days of unpaid work experience observing someone in their role to understand how they do their job.
  • Work tasters – up to four weeks of unpaid work experience with the opportunity to learn about work and the working environment by observing and undertaking some tasks.
  • Work placements – four to six weeks of paid work experience getting hands-on experience or working on a project.

CV Clinc (Treforest)

February 6, 2018 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

CV icon Whether you are just starting to put together a CV or want a quick review of an existing CV book in for our new quick query service.

Exploring Postgraduate Study Options - Workshop (Treforest)

February 6, 2018 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Postgraduate icon Thinking about continuing your studies after your undergraduate degree?
Looking to explore the key considerations when deciding on a postgraduate course?
Wanting to chat with our experts about courses at USW?

Book on to this session to get your questions answered!


Please book a place below | Archebwch eich lle isod

Book a place here | Archebwch le yma


If you’re unable to make it to the workshop you could take a look at the Postgraduate section on this site : http://careers.southwales.ac.uk/postgrad

Criminal Justice | Futures

February 7, 2018 1:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Annual Event to give you the chance to gain insight and network with a range of organisations from across the Criminal Justice Sector

  • An opportunity to engage and network with professionals working across the sector.
  • Consider how to make those first steps in carving out a career in this sector.

Who is it for?

Anyone who has an interest in working across the criminal justice sphere, be it supporting victims, educating and managing systems or offenders, and researching trends within the sector.

GO Wales : Pop-up stand (Lower Glyntaff & Newport)

February 8, 2018 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

GO Wales banner Looking for Work Experience? GO Wales Employability Advisers may be able to help!

We work with all kinds of employers in Wales to create tailored, flexible work experience opportunities designed to fit around students’ other commitments.

We source:

  • Work shadowing – up to three days of unpaid work experience observing someone in their role to understand how they do their job.
  • Work tasters – up to four weeks of unpaid work experience with the opportunity to learn about work and the working environment by observing and undertaking some tasks.
  • Work placements – four to six weeks of paid work experience getting hands-on experience or working on a project.

Exploring Postgraduate Study Options - Workshop (Treforest)

February 8, 2018 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Postgraduate icon Thinking about continuing your studies after your undergraduate degree?
Looking to explore the key considerations when deciding on a postgraduate course?
Wanting to chat with our experts about courses at USW?

Book on to this session to get your questions answered!


Please book a place below | Archebwch eich lle isod

Book a place here | Archebwch le yma


If you’re unable to make it to the workshop you could take a look at the Postgraduate section on this site : http://careers.southwales.ac.uk/postgrad

Volunteering Opportunities with UNA Exchange - Presentation & Information Stand (Newport)

February 12, 2018 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Join UNA Exchange at their presentation or information stand and find out how you could volunteer overseas.

For over forty years, the Cardiff-based charity, UNA Exchange has facilitated international volunteering opportunities to and from Wales. Through membership of international networks such as the Alliance of European Voluntary Service Organisations and the Coordinating Committee for International Voluntary Service we connect volunteers with development projects around the world. Our volunteers develop a wealth of personal and professional skills, increasing employability, as well as making a positive impact in the communities they support and contributing to a globally responsible Wales.

Our volunteering abroad opportunities range from two weeks up to a full year starting at just £299 through support from Welsh Government and the European Commission.

Volunteering Opportunities with UNA Exchange - Presentation & Information Stand (Treforest)

February 13, 2018 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Join UNA Exchange at their presentation or information stand and find out how you could volunteer overseas.

For over forty years, the Cardiff-based charity, UNA Exchange has facilitated international volunteering opportunities to and from Wales. Through membership of international networks such as the Alliance of European Voluntary Service Organisations and the Coordinating Committee for International Voluntary Service we connect volunteers with development projects around the world. Our volunteers develop a wealth of personal and professional skills, increasing employability, as well as making a positive impact in the communities they support and contributing to a globally responsible Wales.

Our volunteering abroad opportunities range from two weeks up to a full year starting at just £299 through support from Welsh Government and the European Commission.

LinkedIn Clinics - Get help setting up a LinkedIn profile (15 min appointments, Treforest)

February 13, 2018 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

LinkedIn icon Whether you are just starting to put together a LinkedIn profile or want a quick review of an existing LinkedIn profile in for our new quick query service.

Volunteering Opportunities with UNA Exchange - Presentation & Information Stand (Cardiff)

February 15, 2018 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Join UNA Exchange at their presentation or information stand and find out how you could volunteer overseas.

For over forty years, the Cardiff-based charity, UNA Exchange has facilitated international volunteering opportunities to and from Wales. Through membership of international networks such as the Alliance of European Voluntary Service Organisations and the Coordinating Committee for International Voluntary Service we connect volunteers with development projects around the world. Our volunteers develop a wealth of personal and professional skills, increasing employability, as well as making a positive impact in the communities they support and contributing to a globally responsible Wales.

Our volunteering abroad opportunities range from two weeks up to a full year starting at just £299 through support from Welsh Government and the European Commission.

Placement Information Stand (Treforest)

February 15, 2018 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Looking for advice on finding a work placement?

Come along and meet your faculty placement adviser and get advice on finding Placements and Internships or what to do if you’ve already found one.

Enterprise Roadshow (Treforest)

February 15, 2018 12 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Enterprise Roadshow logo Join the USW Student Enterprise team at this Information Stand to find out about enterprise, working freelance or starting your own business. We have a lot of information on funding, advice, mentoring, events, networking, workshops and promotion.

Enterprise Roadshow (Glyntaff)

February 16, 2018 12 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Enterprise Roadshow logo Join the USW Student Enterprise team at this Information Stand to find out about enterprise, working freelance or starting your own business. We have a lot of information on funding, advice, mentoring, events, networking, workshops and promotion.

Paid job opportunities with Pobl - Presentation & Info stand (Treforest)

February 19, 2018 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

We are pobl, pobl means people in welsh. Pobl is group of companies. We provide housing, care and support that makes a difference to people’s lives.

Our team is made up of over two and a half thousand people. Together, our team make positive differences to peoples lives, every day. Pobl’s team help people find a place to call home and fixes and maintains those homes. Pobl provides life changing care and support for the most vulnerable people in society. And then of course there’s the team working behind the scenes, to make all of this possible. People with unique skills, passions and personalities who combine to create a great team.

CV Clinc (Treforest)

February 20, 2018 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

CV icon Whether you are just starting to put together a CV or want a quick review of an existing CV book in for our new quick query service.

The Attic Project needs volunteers! - Presentation & Info Stand with VCS (Treforest)

February 22, 2018 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

During our lifetime we collect items and often we don’t know what to do with them when they are no longer needed. The Attic Project is a new service to help work with older people to help declutter their homes while providing opportunities of befriending and reminiscence.

We are currently looking for volunteers to join our team to befriend and help people to declutter their homes while providing opportunities for reminiscence.

157 Welsh Regiment, Army Reserves - Employer stand & presentation (Cardiff)

February 27, 2018 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

The 157 Welsh Regiment of the Army Reserves will be hosting an information stand and presentation at Cardiff. Come along and find out how to get recruited.

LinkedIn Clinics - Get help setting up a LinkedIn profile (15 min appointments, Treforest)

February 27, 2018 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

LinkedIn icon Whether you are just starting to put together a LinkedIn profile or want a quick review of an existing LinkedIn profile in for our new quick query service.

Teaching Alternatives - Alternatives to teaching in schools (Newport)

March 5, 2018 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Teaching Alternatives logo Teaching Alternatives aims to provide information about education-related careers other than teaching in mainstream schools. This event will give students the opportunity to gain valuable insight into the careers and employment opportunities available and to increase awareness of the rapidly changing landscape.

It will be particularly useful for:

  • Students and recent graduates drawn towards an educational role but not sure that mainstream teaching Is for them.
  • Trainee and qualified teachers seeking to move to a different role in education.

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water - Graduate Opportunities - Presentation & Info Stand (Glyntaff)

March 6, 2018 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Dwr Cymru / Welsh Water

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water are recruiting for their graduate programme and have opportunities for graduates with degrees in a wide range of subject areas. They are coming on campus to host a presentation and information stand.

We are looking for business minded, innovative, driven and above all talented individuals who aspire to be our leaders of the future.
Our fast paced programme will ensure that no two days are the same and will provide a safe yet challenging learning environment to develop your knowledge, skills and experience. Honing and developing your natural leadership and management ability.

Attracting individuals who want to be our leaders of the future is key to ensuring that we make sure that we don’t just give great service today, but we are able to this for generations to come.

CV Clinc (Treforest)

March 6, 2018 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

CV icon Whether you are just starting to put together a CV or want a quick review of an existing CV book in for our new quick query service.

GO Wales : Pop-up stand (Cardiff)

March 8, 2018 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

GO Wales banner Looking for Work Experience? GO Wales Employability Advisers may be able to help!

We work with all kinds of employers in Wales to create tailored, flexible work experience opportunities designed to fit around students’ other commitments.

We source:

  • Work shadowing – up to three days of unpaid work experience observing someone in their role to understand how they do their job.
  • Work tasters – up to four weeks of unpaid work experience with the opportunity to learn about work and the working environment by observing and undertaking some tasks.
  • Work placements – four to six weeks of paid work experience getting hands-on experience or working on a project.

LinkedIn Clinics - Get help setting up a LinkedIn profile (15 min appointments, Treforest)

March 13, 2018 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

LinkedIn icon Whether you are just starting to put together a LinkedIn profile or want a quick review of an existing LinkedIn profile in for our new quick query service.

GO Wales : Pop-up stand (Treforest)

March 15, 2018 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

GO Wales banner Looking for Work Experience? GO Wales Employability Advisers may be able to help!

We work with all kinds of employers in Wales to create tailored, flexible work experience opportunities designed to fit around students’ other commitments.

We source:

  • Work shadowing – up to three days of unpaid work experience observing someone in their role to understand how they do their job.
  • Work tasters – up to four weeks of unpaid work experience with the opportunity to learn about work and the working environment by observing and undertaking some tasks.
  • Work placements – four to six weeks of paid work experience getting hands-on experience or working on a project.

All News tagged with ' employability'