Placement events

We organise a wide range of events and drop-ins sessions covering everything you need to know about placements. Take a look at what's coming up.

Placement events

To find out more about these and other events, search ‘Placement Week’ under events on InfoHub.

  • Placement Week: Placement Briefing for Arts and Cultural Industries Students

    Starts: 3 Feb 2020, 11:00�am
    Finishes: 3 Feb 2020, 12:00�pm
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, S Block, 2S601
    Remaining places: 28
    Are you studying English, Writing, History, Film or Media and considering a placement year? Come to this briefing and hear from students who were on placement last year. Plus info on vacancies, applying, funding, and the benefits of a placement to your future career.

  • Placement Week: Placement Pop Up

    Starts: 3 Feb 2020, 12:00�pm
    Finishes: 3 Feb 2020, 2:00�pm
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, X Block, Atrium
    Are you planning on doing a sandwich placement in 2020/21? Or do you need to do a placement as part of a module this year and want a bit of help finding one? Pop along and see us for information on what it involves, whether you're eligible to do a placement and how to start your search.

  • Placement Week: Law Placement Cafe for 1st and 2nd Years

    Starts: 3 Feb 2020, 1:00�pm
    Finishes: 3 Feb 2020, 2:00�pm
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, X Block, 5X105
    Placement Café for 1st and 2nd year law students (LLB and JA) This café will explain the benefits to law students of doing a placement year as part of your degree.

  • Placement Week: Job Application Bootcamp with PeopleScout

    Starts: 3 Feb 2020, 1:00�pm
    Finishes: 3 Feb 2020, 2:00�pm
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, X Block, 6X270
    As the world’s largest Recruitment Process Outsourcer, PeopleScout know a thing or 2 when it comes to successfully applying for jobs. Last year they successfully filled over 300,000 vacancies and processed well over a million job applications on behalf of really recognisable employers.

  • Placement Week: Precision Resource Group: How to build a professional brand

    Starts: 4 Feb 2020, 11:00�am
    Finishes: 4 Feb 2020, 12:00�pm
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, C Block, 2C019
    Remaining places: 18
    Talk by Precision Resource Group (PRG). Building a professional brand. How to master building a professional social media brand, being attractive to future employers.

  • Placement Week: Researching a company for a Placement

    Starts: 4 Feb 2020, 11:00�am
    Finishes: 4 Feb 2020, 12:00�pm
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, D Block, 4D29 (Library)
    Remaining places: 39
    ​Do you need to identify organisations for placements? Are you a student who has a job or placement interview soon or in the future? Then this is the session to help you!

  • Placement Week: Careers Essentials Workshops: How to write a winning CV for a placement!

    Starts: 4 Feb 2020, 1:05�pm
    Finishes: 4 Feb 2020, 1:50�pm
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, D Block, 2D11 (E-Zone)
    Remaining places: 8
    Join us at this workshop to learn about the different styles of CV so that you can decide which will be the best one for you. We will share top tips to make your CV stand out to employers with recommendations on UWE Careers resources to help you.

  • Placement Week: Placement Drop-In (E-Zone)

    Starts: 4 Feb 2020, 2:00�pm
    Finishes: 4 Feb 2020, 3:30�pm
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, D Block, 2D11 (E-Zone)
    Are you planning on doing a sandwich placement in 2020/21? Or do you need to do a placement as part of a module this year and want a bit of help finding one? Pop along and see us for information on what it involves, whether you're eligible to do a placement and how to start your search.

  • Placement Week: ?Self-Employed Placement Drop-In

    Starts: 4 Feb 2020, 2:00�pm
    Finishes: 4 Feb 2020, 3:30�pm
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, D Block, 2D11 (E-Zone)
    Find out more on the basics of becoming self-employed and how to have a self-employed placement opportunity!

  • Placement Week: Placement Pop Up

    Starts: 5 Feb 2020, 12:00�pm
    Finishes: 5 Feb 2020, 2:00�pm
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, D Block, 2D059 (Library)
    Are you planning on doing a sandwich placement in 2020/21? Or do you need to do a placement as part of a module this year and want a bit of help finding one? Pop along and see us for information on what it involves, whether you're eligible to do a placement and how to start your search.

  • Placement Week: Careers Essentials Workshops: Hired! How to succeed at interview for a placement

    Starts: 5 Feb 2020, 1:05�pm
    Finishes: 5 Feb 2020, 1:50�pm
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, D Block, 2D11 (E-Zone)
    Remaining places: 12
    A practical skills workshop involving all aspects of interview preparation, identifying problem areas and handy tips for combating interview nerves.

  • Placement Week: Legal placements at Royds Withy King

    Starts: 5 Feb 2020, 1:30�pm
    Finishes: 5 Feb 2020, 2:30�pm
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, X Block, 4X113
    Talk by Law firm Royds Withy King about their legal placement scheme. This talk will explain what the year-long legal placement scheme involves, how to apply for it, what the firm is like to work for and what they look for in good applications.

  • Placement Week: Enterprise rent-a-car - Assessment Centres

    Starts: 5 Feb 2020, 2:00�pm
    Finishes: 5 Feb 2020, 3:00�pm
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, X Block, 5X103
    Do you have an assessment centre coming up? Would you like to feel more prepared in case you get invited to one? Then come to this excellent session run by ex-UWE student and Enterprise-Rent-A-Car employee, Emma to get all the information you need to succeed at an assessment centre.

  • Placement Week: Placement Drop-In

    Starts: 5 Feb 2020, 2:00�pm
    Finishes: 5 Feb 2020, 3:30�pm
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, X Block, Employability and Enterprise area - Level 2
    Are you planning on doing a sandwich placement in 2020/21? Or do you need to do a placement as part of a module this year and want a bit of help finding one? Pop along and see us for information on what it involves, whether you're eligible to do a placement and how to start your search.

  • Placement Week: Employer Led CV Workshop with NMI

    Starts: 6 Feb 2020, 11:00�am
    Finishes: 6 Feb 2020, 12:00�pm
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, E Block, 4E18
    Remaining places: 15
    A company based on Fintech Innovation and Technology is holding a workshop to learn what employers look for in a CV and gain valuable tips. Open to all degrees!

  • Placement Week: Researching a company for a Placement

    Starts: 6 Feb 2020, 11:00�am
    Finishes: 6 Feb 2020, 12:00�pm
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, D Block, 4D29 (Library)
    Remaining places: 40
    ​Do you need to identify organisations for placements? Are you a student who has a job or placement interview soon or in the future? Then this is the session to help you!

  • Placement Week: Careers Essentials Workshop: How to build an effective LinkedIn profile (stage 1)

    Starts: 6 Feb 2020, 1:05�pm
    Finishes: 6 Feb 2020, 1:50�pm
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, D Block, 2D11 (E-Zone - Vacancy Plus Desk)
    Remaining places: 7
    This a practical, step by step guide, on how to build an effective profile on LinkedIn. If you are unsure about how to set up a profile, or you have a very limited profile you would like to improve upon, then this is the workshop for you.

  • Placement Week: Placement Drop-In (E-Zone)

    Starts: 6 Feb 2020, 2:00�pm
    Finishes: 6 Feb 2020, 3:30�pm
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, D Block, 2D11 (E-Zone)
    Are you planning on doing a sandwich placement in 2020/21? Or do you need to do a placement as part of a module this year and want a bit of help finding one? Pop along and see us for information on what it involves, whether you're eligible to do a placement and how to start your search.

  • Placement Week: First Year Friday

    Starts: 7 Feb 2020, 1:00�pm
    Finishes: 7 Feb 2020, 2:00�pm
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, X Block, 5X106
    Remaining places: 23
    First Years! Want to get a head start on your placement search for 2021/22? Then come to this information session and get advice and tips on how you can boost your CV and be placement ready!

  • Placement Week: Placement Drop-In

    Starts: 7 Feb 2020, 2:00�pm
    Finishes: 7 Feb 2020, 3:30�pm
    Venue: Frenchay Campus, X Block, Employability and Enterprise area - Level 2
    Are you planning on doing a sandwich placement in 2020/21? Or do you need to do a placement as part of a module this year and want a bit of help finding one? Pop along and see us for information on what it involves, whether you're eligible to do a placement and how to start your search.

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