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Business Enterprise Certificate: New cohort April 2017

Posted on April 26, 2017 by - Blog

Congratulations to our new April 2017 cohort of students undertaking the Business Enterprise Certificate with entrepreneur Alistair Galloway.

We hope you enjoy the course and make the most of this opportunity.


This 12 week course is designed to teach the practical knowledge and skills you’ll need to start your own business. Participants will write their own business plan, based on their own idea and present it to a panel at the end of the course. For further information click here. 

This opportunity is open to all students on all courses. If you are an international student interested in the Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur visa, we recommend you apply for the BEC.

Further information about future courses will be sent out via email and social media.

Diversity Careers Fair: 10th November 2017

Posted on April 11, 2017 by - Events

Diversity Careers Show provides students, grads and job seekers the opportunity to attend workshops, panel discussions and pop-up sessions, while meeting and connecting with inspirational figures to kickstart their career.

Over 10 years old, the Diversity Careers Show is a one-day careers fair which is now firmly established as the UK’s leading diversity recruitment event of its kind, showcasing employers’ dedication to a diverse workforce.

Where: Emirates Stadium, Hornsey Road, N7 7AJ London
When: Friday, 10 November 2017  

Time: 10:00 to 16:00 (GMT)

Nearest Tube: Arsenal or Holloway Road (Piccadilly Line)

 

For tickets: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/diversity-careers-show-tickets-33013982711

 

NHS Careers

Posted on April 11, 2017 by - Careers1

Interested in a career in healthcare? Why not call up to the fourth floor and take a look at our resources for careers in various aspects of healthcare.

Careers in Nursing

Careers in Midwifery

Careers in Allied Health Professions (this includes Occupation Therapy, Dietician, Physiotherapist among others)

Careers in Management

Careers in Psychological Therapies

Careers in the Ambulance Service

Careers in the wider Healthcare Team

Careers in Healthcare Science

 

The London Job Show: 29th and 30th September 2017

Posted on April 10, 2017 by - Events

The London Job Show

Entrance to the event is FREE to all visitors and provides the ideal opportunity for employers and employees to meet!

With no need to register, just put the date in your diary and come along on the day!

When: 29th & 30th September 2017

Time: 10am – 6pm on both days.

Where: Westfield LondonAriel Way, London W12 7GF

Nearest Tubes: Shepherds Bush, Shepherds Bush Market, Wood Lane

Website: www.londonjobshow.co.uk

 

Business Start-up Exhibition @ Excel May 2017

Posted on April 10, 2017 by - Enterprise, Events

BUSINESS STARTUP EXCEL 2017

17th & 18th May 2017  ExCeL, London

ExCeL London
Royal Victoria Dock
London
E16 1XL

Nearest DLR: Prince Regent

This exhibition is for people who are interested in starting their own business and will feature a range of talks, workshops, networking opportunities and exhibitors. Click on link to find out more and pre-order your free tickets.

Social Media Marketing Short Course

Posted on March 28, 2017 by - Blog


Are you interested in learning the practical skills of social media marketing?

We are planning a free, short course (6 – 8 weeks long) to start in May to cover all aspects of social media marketing (further details below). These are vital skills in today’s job market, essential for students who are:

  • interested in a career in marketing or advertising
  • planning on starting their own business or self-employment
  • many other job roles, e.g. travel/tourism industry libraries, creative industries, business development, HR, administration and many more

We are looking for 6 – 12 motivated students to take part in the pilot of our first course in social media marketing. 

Please register your interest by emailing: alice.mcdougall@sunderland.ac.uk  

  • your name
  • your course
  • your course end date 

The course will include:

 

  • The digital landscape
  • Key social media channels: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn,
  • Google Analytics; Facebook Insights
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • Google Adwords
  • Pay per click
  • Online and email advertising
  • Using Instagram, Pinterest,You Tube, Google Plus
  • Blogging
  • Research and creating content
  • Developing strategy

 

Healthcare Job Fair – April 2017

Posted on January 23, 2017 by - Events

Healthcare job fair – London

Visit London’s leading job fair for all healthcare disciplines and specialties including doctors, nurses, midwives, allied health, social care and scientific professionals.

If you need to take the IELTS English language test, make sure you register for our free IELTS seminar presented by the British Council.

When: Saturday 8th April 2017

Time: 10.00 – 16.00

Where: Hilton London Metropole Hotel, 225 Edgware Rd. London W2 1JU

Nearest Tube: Edgeware Road

Register here: http://www.healthsectorjobs.com/events/healthcare-job-fair-london-2/

 

Congratulations to our Business Enterprise Certificate (BEC) student

Posted on December 5, 2016 by - Blog

Congratulation to the Business Enterprise Certificate students who successfully completed the course – here is a few of them at our end of course celebration.

If you are interested in doing starting your own business one day, you might be interested in doing the BEC, course, click here for more details.

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Postgraduate Study Fair – January 25th 2017

Posted on November 9, 2016 by - Events

The Postgraduate Study Fair

Hundreds of postgraduate courses are available, from diplomas to masters degrees and PhDs. Find it all at the Postgraduate Study Fair from universities around the UK and internationally… plus it’s all free.

 

 

When: Weds 25 January 2017

Time: 11.30am – 5pm

Where: Senate House

Nearest Tubes: Goodge Street or Tottenham Court Road

Register at: http://www.postgradfair.co.uk/

Coming Soon – Find Your Future Careers Programme

Posted on November 9, 2016 by - Blog

Coming Soon!

From Monday 28th November to Friday 9th December 2016, the University of Sunderland in London will be hosting a fortnight of talks, workshops and information sessions on a range of career related topics.

The full programme will be released soon – but here is a quick preview of some of the events we have coming up:

  • Voluntary Work
  • Postgraduate Study
  • Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur Visa
  • The Business Enterprise Certificate (BEC)
  • Digital Media Marketing Masterclass
  • Finance and Accountancy Careers: Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
  • Finance and Accountancy Careers: Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accounting
  • Professional Communication: Writing emails and letters
  • Social Media: Your personal brand, digital footprint and social media for job search
  • Successful Job Searching
  • Job Interviews Skills and Professional Practise
  • Internships: Find out about working with us
  • Enterprising You: Business start-up workshop
  • The Funding Maze: How to get funding for your business start-up
  • Careers in Hospitality / Tourism
  • Entrepreneurship
  • CV workshop

 

Please look out for further details around the university, on Facebook, university emails and through your university lecturers.