Careers and Employability Service
Services for current students

Job and sector insights

 

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Are you interested in a specific sector and want to hear from alumni and professionals working in your area of interest?

These events cover a wide range of jobs and sectors that interest UoN students and include our Spotlight On events. At these sessions, you'll discover:

  • the range of jobs on offer within a sector
  • what different jobs involve
  • how to make a successful application

Before the event think about the questions you'd like to ask the speakers. Don't shy away from asking a question as the speakers are there to help you.

Missed a Spotlight On event? Find copies of the speakers' presentations on Moodle

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Upcoming events - click on the event title to book your place

  • Where Are They Now? URN
    Starts: 1 Dec 2022, 5:30 pm
    Finishes: 1 Dec 2022, 7:00 pm
    Venue: University Park, Portland Building, Portland Coffee Company
    Networking opportunity with URN Alumni
  • Getting into Insurance and Risk
    Starts: 5 Dec 2022, 5:00 pm
    Finishes: 5 Dec 2022, 6:30 pm
    Gain an insight into the insurance industry including the different roles within the profession, what it involves, routes into the profession, professional qualifications pathway, plus more!
  • Spotlight On Cosmetics
    Starts: 6 Dec 2022, 5:30 pm
    Finishes: 6 Dec 2022, 7:30 pm
    Venue: University Park, Psychology Building, A16
    Attend this event if you would like to know more about the variety of roles within this sector
  • Becoming a Lawyer: How to Qualify as a Solicitor or Barrister
    Starts: 25 Jan 2023, 1:00 pm
    Finishes: 25 Jan 2023, 2:30 pm
    Venue: University Park, Portland Building, D37 Careers Event Space
    Remaining places: 57
    Practical advice for law students.
  • Becoming a Lawyer as a Graduate Without a Law Degree
    Starts: 1 Feb 2023, 1:00 pm
    Finishes: 1 Feb 2023, 2:30 pm
    Venue: University Park, Portland Building, D37 Careers Event Space
    Remaining places: 62
    A practical and interactive session for non law students considering a career in law
  • Commercial lawyer: Yes or No?
    Starts: 8 Feb 2023, 1:00 pm
    Finishes: 8 Feb 2023, 2:30 pm
    Venue: University Park, Portland Building, D37 Careers Event Space
    Remaining places: 49
    A practical and interactive session exploring a career in commercial law
  • A Passion for People – The Joys of Non-commercial Law
    Starts: 22 Feb 2023, 1:00 pm
    Finishes: 22 Feb 2023, 2:30 pm
    Venue: University Park, Portland Building, D37 Careers Event Space
    Remaining places: 49
    A practical and interactive session hosted by Nottingham Law school focusing on alternative areas to commercial law

 

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