Careers and Employability Service
Services for current students

Belonging in the workplace

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Employer-led events aimed at reducing barriers for underrepresented groups, focused on providing insights into the recruitment process and support to help you feel confident about moving into the world of work.

Learn how to stand out during the recruitment process, discover what employers are looking for and hear from alumni and employers about their experiences in Q&A panel events.

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Upcoming events

  • Belonging in the Workplace: Career Options with Fairfield Enterprise
    Starts: 1 Feb 2023, 12:00 pm
    Finishes: 1 Feb 2023, 1:00 pm
    Venue: University Park, Monica Partridge Building, B02
    Remaining places: 35
    For students that have ambitions to work in the finance and investment industry, specialist careers coaching charity Fairfield Enterprise will be holding a session on career options and routes into the industry on 1st February.
  • Belonging in the Workplace: competency-based interviews with Experian.
    Starts: 8 Feb 2023, 12:00 pm
    Finishes: 8 Feb 2023, 1:00 pm
    Venue: University Park, Portland Building, D37 Careers Event Space
    Remaining places: 56
    Do you have an interest in working for Experian? Join this session to learn how you can ace their competency-based interviews as Experian will share their top tips with you! There will be an opportunity for you to ask questions too.
  • Get Connected: LGBTQIA+
    Starts: 20 Feb 2023, 5:00 pm
    Finishes: 20 Feb 2023, 6:30 pm
    Panel Q&A and Networking Event
  • Get Connected: Black and Mixed Heritage
    Starts: 21 Feb 2023, 5:00 pm
    Finishes: 21 Feb 2023, 6:30 pm
    Remaining places: 100
    Panel Q&A and Networking
  • Belonging in the Workplace: Kantar – A Career in Social Research
    Starts: 22 Feb 2023, 12:00 pm
    Finishes: 22 Feb 2023, 1:00 pm
    Venue: Jubilee, Dearing Building, A34
    Remaining places: 50
    ​Are you interested in helping governments and public sector organisations build a better public realm? Join our Belonging in the Workplace session with Kantar who will will introduce you to a career in social research and give you a flavour of their work, arming you with practical tips and skills.
  • Get Connected: Women* in the Workplace
    Starts: 22 Feb 2023, 5:00 pm
    Finishes: 22 Feb 2023, 6:30 pm
    This panel style Q&A session will explore what it means to be a women in todays workplace
  • Get Connected: Student Leaders (SU)
    Starts: 23 Feb 2023, 5:00 pm
    Finishes: 23 Feb 2023, 6:30 pm
    Remaining places: 100
    Panel Q&A and Networking
  • Belonging in the workplace: CV to interview with FDM Group
    Starts: 1 Mar 2023, 12:00 pm
    Finishes: 1 Mar 2023, 1:00 pm
    Venue: University Park, Portland Building, D37 Careers Event Space
    Remaining places: 60
    Join FDM group for an engaging session where they'll delve into what they look for in CV applications and in interviews. They'll give you best practices on how to ace each stage of the recruitment process.
  • Belonging in the Workplace: Diversity Into Teaching
    Starts: 8 Mar 2023, 4:00 pm
    Finishes: 8 Mar 2023, 5:00 pm
    Are you interested in a career in teaching? If so, come along to hear from teachers from different backgrounds who will share the benefits of diverse teaching and the impact this has on everyone involved.
  • Belonging In The Work Place: Competencies in Interviews and Assessment Centres with Frontline
    Starts: 15 Mar 2023, 12:00 pm
    Finishes: 15 Mar 2023, 1:00 pm
    Venue: University Park, Portland Building, D37 Careers Event Space
    Remaining places: 60
    Frontline welcome students to this event to learn about the key competencies and skills they look for at their Assessment Centres and Interviews. Come along for some hints and tips and a chance to meet the Recruitment team at Frontline!
  • Belonging in the Workplace: Diversity With Barclays
    Starts: 22 Mar 2023, 12:00 pm
    Finishes: 22 Mar 2023, 2:00 pm
    Venue: University Park, Monica Partridge Building, B02
    Remaining places: 50
    Barclays Representatives from the Corporate and Investment bank (CIB) will provide a brief presentation on Barclays CIB, career opportunities and diversity initiatives. There will also be a networking opportunity in the second half of this event.

 

Careers and Employability Service

University of Nottingham
Portland Building, Level D
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 3680
fax: +44 (0) 115 951 3679
email: careers-team@nottingham.ac.uk