A big WELCOME to all new and returning students at GSA. Please see below for all GSA Careers Service Events, opportunities and news this week…
CAREERS EVENTS THIS WEEK
UK job Market:
Finding Part Time work and opportunities in Glasgow
Wednesday 20th September 2017 3-4pm
Ground Floor Bourdon Lecture Theatre Delivered by Lesley Black
This session will cover all you need to know about finding a part time job in Glasgow including: types of vacancies on offer, where to look for work, what to expect when making an application.
Thursday 21st September 2017
PSR2 Reid Building 10:30am- 12 noon Delivered by Lesley Black
This workshop will cover all aspects of writing a targeted CV and cover letter. By the end of the session you will have a fantastic strategy for writing your targeted CV with style. All welcome places are limited : Email firstname.lastname@example.org to book your place.
Bourdon Ground Floor Lecture Theatre is located in the Bourdon Building: Building 9 on the GSA Campus Map . PSR2 REID building is building 2 on the campus map :http://www.gsa.ac.uk/media/1415972/29239_gsa_campus_map_online_aw.pdf
If you are a final year student and looking for employment as a graduate, don’t forget that Graduate Schemes, Training and Opportunities launch in September and will be advertised throughout your final year. Make sure you keep up-to-date with the latest opportunities and apply within the deadlines.
NEXT Graduate Trainee Merchandising opportunities 2017 has just launched find out more at: https://www.graduate-jobs.com/scheme/next?r=NextMiniBanner2017-2018
Starting salary: £21.017 Location: East Midlands. Find out about being the NEXT Trainee Merchandiser role: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=12&v=V29BsOStZuE
Jeremy Gardner Associates are seeking a Graduate Design Engineer: https://targetjobs.co.uk/employer-hubs/jeremy-gardner-associates/456339-graduate-design-engineer
Starting salary: competitive Location: Scotland, London Northern Ireland
Sir Robert McAlpine have paid construction internships for undergraduate students. Opportunities are offered throughout the year find out more here: https://targetjobs.co.uk/employer-hubs/sir-robert-mcalpine
Conde Nast UK have an ongoing paid digital intern role based in London. Find out more here: https://condenastuk.avature.net/careers/JobDetail/Digital-intern-cntraveller-com/1121
SCOTGRAD facilitate a range of paid placements in the Scottish sector throughout the year for graduates as well as summer placements for undergraduates. Keep up to date with the latest opportunities by sign up to their page: https://www.scotgrad.co.uk/students
CREATIVE SECTOR NEWS + PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE
Get connected in the City…
Interested in film making and showing films, GMAC Film located in the merchant city hosts arrange of events and opportunities. Find out more: http://www.gmacfilm.com/
Interested in visual arts and performance connect with Trongate103 and Glasgow Life and discover the latest exhibitions: http://www.glasgowlife.org.uk/arts/pages/whats-on-this-month-at-trongate-103.aspx
Interested in architecture and design find out more at Design and Architecture Scotland and their events: http://www.ads.org.uk/
Interested in craft and making Craft Scotland hosts a range of events, competitions and awards throughout the year: http://www.craftscotland.org/whats-on
Prospects.ac.uk Tell us 7 ways to make your job application standout: https://www.prospects.
GSA GRADUATES IN BUSINESS
Huge congratulations to Ryan Murdoch and his business idea LUCID (Learning Using Computer Interface Design) for reaching the KICKSTARTER 2017 finals.
There is still just time to offer Ryan support, by voting for Ryan & his business in the Digital Entrepreneur Award : https://www.convergechallenge.com/blogs/competition/2017-08-30-vote-for-the-kickstart-digital-entrepreneur-award/ (closing 19th September 2017). The winner will be announced on 28th September 2017- Good luck Ryan!
Scottish Innovative Student Award (SISA)
The Scottish Innovative Student Award (SISA) Programme, run by the Scottish Institute for Enterprise in partnership with three of Scotland’s Innovation Centres (DataLab, Digital Health and Care Institute, and CENSIS), is the perfect opportunity for you to tackle real life challenges during your studies.
See more about this award here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gbxKgqvpn00&feature=youtu.be
Read more about this award here: Scottish Innovative Student Awards – overview for students_v1
Attend the Glasgow event: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sisa-inspiration-workshop-glasgow-tickets-37751931042
Download this News letter:Sept 18
Next GSA Careers Service Weekly Bulletin will be on Monday 25th September 2017