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Events for 01 November 2018 - 30 November 2018

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CV and cover letter workshop for international students

Date: 01 November 2018
Time: 10:00

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International students only

Venue : Charles Thackrah building - SR1 (1.01)

General advice on how to write a CV and cover letter for the UK job market.





Only available for University of Leeds students and recent graduates.
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Video Interviews Made Simple with Frontline

Date: 01 November 2018
Time: 13:00

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Video interviews can often be both daunting and challenging tasks, however this workshop will provide you with the necessary key skills to prepare for and undertake a video interview confidently.

With over 60% of employers now using video interviews as a recruitment technique, it’s vital for students to know how to conduct themselves professionally during such interviews.

This session will enable you to understand how to prepare for these types of interviews and you’ll be able to view a mock video interview and offer feedback on the performance. You’ll also be able to ask questions and gain advice on how to overcome any reservations you may have around video interviews.

Come along to find out more about why video interviews are used an how to master your interviewee style to increase your chances of a successful outcome when applying to jobs.





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Careers in Miscarriages of Justice

Date: 01 November 2018
Time: 17:30

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Are you passionate about fighting against injustice? Are you interested in a career helping those who the law has failed?

Our diverse panellists have built careers working on miscarriage of justice cases and penal reform campaigns. They will speak about their experiences as well as opportunities and tips for students interested in following a similar path. 

Eric Allison is an investigative journalist whose work has uncovered numerous cases of corruption at the heart of the criminal justice system. As the Guardian’s Prisons Correspondent he has received widespread acclaim and in 2013 he won the prestigious Amnesty International Media Award for exposing the cover up of abuse within youth detention centers.

Tariq Desai is a lawyer for the law reform organisation, Justice. Tariq studied Archaeology at the University of Nottingham before converting to law and qualifying and practicing as a solicitor. Justice is a human rights organisation working to strengthen the criminal justice system in the UK.

Niall Carlin is a lecturer at the University of Law and a former intern at the organisation Amicus, a charity that helps provide representation for those facing the death penalty in the United States. 

The event will take place in the Liberty Building, Moot Court LT (1.28).



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DLA Piper - Company Evening Presentation

Date: 01 November 2018
Time: 18:30

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TBC

Venue : DLA Piper UK LLP, Princes Exchange, 2 Princes Square, Leeds LS1 4BY

Open to all




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CV & Job Applications Language Workshop

Date: 02 November 2018
Time: 15:00

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Workshop on using effective English language skills for writing CVs and applications for jobs in the UK. The workshop is aimed at international students. It will take place in the Liberty Building Seminar Room 1.08.


Only available for University of Leeds students and recent graduates.
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