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Events for 02 November 2020 - 08 November 2020

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Teach First's Employer Takeover - Drop In Session - VIRTUAL

Date: 03 November 2020
Time: 11:00

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Please join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 984 3291 1822
Passcode: 002528

Come and chat to a member of Teach First’s recruitment team to find out how you can get involved with a Times Top 100 Graduate Employer working to build a fair education for all.  

If you’re in your final year, you can discover how our 2 year Training Programme can help launch your career and grow your networks.

For penultimate year students studying a STEM subject, we have our STEM Online Experience where you can boost your CV with transferable skills all employers are looking for.

If you’ve just started your degree, you can learn more about our Student Taster Online, a two day opportunity for you to find out more about Teach First and start to build on your professional development.  

Join us to help build an education system in which all young people thrive, regardless of their background.

Only available for University of Leeds students and recent graduates.
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Coffee and Careers: Careers in Engineering and IT

Date: 03 November 2020
Time: 12:00

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Join an EPS Careers Consultant for a virtual 'coffee and a chat' over MS Teams. Join this session to ask any questions you have about Careers in Engineering and IT  

EPS Students and Graduates - we are Claire and Jade, Careers Consultants for EPS. We work closely with the schools and students in the faculty, and also with employers who are keen to recruit our students. We're here to help answer your industry specific questions and share useful industry related tips and advice. 

We are running virtual 'Coffee and Careers' sessions throughout semester one, based around securing roles in different industries. The webinars will be very informal and friendly, taking place over MS Teams. Prepare a career related question or a topic and we can't wait connect with you and support you during your exciting career journey. 

Somethings you could ask us about: 

- internship, placement and job hunting in the Engineering and IT sectors.
- the role of further study in the Engineering and IT sectors
- common graduate employers in the Engineering and IT sectors
- skills needed to succeed in the Engineering and IT sectors.
- strategies for job applications, interviews and assessment centres for the common Engineering and IT roles. 
- how to connect with people in the Engineering and IT sectors. 
- speculative applications in the Engineering and IT sectors.
- other industry related topics. 

These 'Coffee and Careers' webinars are exclusively for students in the EPS Faculty (all years welcome) and EPS graduates.  So what are you waiting for- sign up to one, or all, of these events and bring your coffee (or tea, or other hot drink)! 

Useful Information: 

  • Sign up for the session via MyCareer.  
  • On the morning of the session, you will be sent a link to join the MS Team meeting.
  • Please join with video and audio (if possible).
  • You do not have to stay for the full hour.
  • Prepare your industry related question in advance.
We look forward to chatting with you and answering your questions! 

Please note: These sessions are not for career guidance or application checks. If you need help with your career planning, decision making, or are just feeling a bit stuck, please book a Careers Guidance Appointment. If you would like an application checked, please book a Quick Query appointment. 

Only available for University of Leeds students and recent graduates.
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Student Circus - Finding and applying for jobs in the UK | Webinar for international students | UK internships special

Date: 03 November 2020
Time: 16:00

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Event is suitable for:

  • All international students looking for a job in the UK
  • All international students looking for a UK based internship
  • All international students looking for jobs in their home countries

Set up by 2 recent international graduates, Student Circus advertises thousands of vacancies and internships in the UK that carry sponsorship for International Students. Join us for this session to learn about how to register for the platform and how to create your job search strategy when searching for jobs in UK. The session will be presented by Student Circus Co-Founder, who is a former international student. 

This webinar will particularly focus on exploring the vast range of internships available for international students in the UK. 

Student Circus advertises over 5,000 graduate level as well as internship vacancies for international students in the UK and additional thousands of jobs in over 25+ overseas countries.  

Visit and register for your free access now! 

Only available for University of Leeds students and recent graduates.
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Media Futures- Eurovision, Millionaire, & The Circle : an insider’s tale.

Date: 03 November 2020
Time: 16:00

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Get the inside story on some of TV's biggest moments in 2020. 

Within 3 years Joe Mason went from working as a BBC researcher, producing YouTube vlogs about the Eurovision Song Contest as a hobby, to becoming @Eurovision’s lead digital producer overseeing the official output on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook for audiences across the world.

As well as working on Eurovision's alternative programming, this year saw him work on a range of historic TV moments including Who Wants To Be A Millionaire's first winner in 14 years, A Question of Sport's final episode with Sue Barker, Matt Dawson and Phil Tufnell, the third series of The Circle and and Channel 4's brand new adventure-reality commission, The Bridge.

Find out what it takes to progress up the TV career ladder whilst working on some of the world's most loved shows.

Please note this is an online session and will be hosted on Collaborate. You will be sent a reminder email before the event with the link to attend

Only available for University of Leeds students and recent graduates.
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Global Careers - China special | MIDEA CHINA | Graduate jobs and internships, advice from Leeds alumni and tips on improving your CV

Date: 04 November 2020
Time: 11:00

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This event is part of the Global Careers China Special 2 weeks of events taking place from 2 November until 13 November. To learn about other events and for tips on working in China, visit:

This event is suitable for

- Chinese students
- Student who would like to work in China and speak Mandarin

This event will be delivered in Mandarin and English. 

  • Company presentation, resume part : English. 
  • Alumni sharing and International program : Mandarin.

Date and time

The webinar is taking place on 4 November 2020 at 11am UK time (7pm China time). 


Join us for this webinar to hear from Julien Feasey, who is the HRBP & Training Specialist for Midea International in Midea Group to learn about graduate level jobs and internship positions they have in China. You will also hear from a successful Leeds alumni who are currently working for Midea Group and who will be sharing some top tips about working in China. And on top of all of this, you will also learn about how Chinese graduates from UK Universities can improve their CV. 

Midea Group

Midea Group is a technologies group operating in consumer appliances, HVAC systems, robotics and automation systems, and smart logistics. Midea is committed to improving lives by adhering to the principle of “Creating Value for Customers”. Midea focuses on continuous technological innovation to improve products and services and to make life more comfortable and pleasant. Founded in 1968 in Guangdong, China, Midea has now established a global platform of more than 200 subsidiaries, over 60 overseas branches, and 12 strategic business units, as well as being the majority shareholder of KUKA Robotics (95% shareholding). From 2015, Midea has become the first Chinese home appliances company granted credit ratings continuously by the three international credit rating agencies of Standard & Poor, Fitch, and Moody. 

Only available for University of Leeds students and recent graduates.
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