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Event Programme

Event Programme

Work Experience and Placement Fair - 03 March 2021 - 2pm and 6pm.

After you have browsed our recruiter stalls don't miss our panel events and live presentations all happening within the fair platform in Graduateland.

Visit our Careers Zone Stall

Our professional Careers Consultants will be available to answer any queries that you may have to help you make the most the Fair.

If you need help with ‘making your pitch’, approaching employers, are wondering what questions to ask or have no idea where to start, we are here to help you

Complementary Panels

Complementary panels will run online in the days coming up to the Fair and during the fair itself.

Friday 19 February 2021 @ 1pm

Seeking an International Career

Monday 22 February 2021 @ 1pm

Careers Beyond Profit Panel: Conservation, Heritage and Museum

Tuesday 23 February 2021@ 1pm

Careers Beyond Profit Panel: Public and Not for Profit

Wednesday 03 March 2021

Visit our Explore Creative Careers stall on the day of the Work Experience and Placement Fair and join these presentations below live during the Fair on the Graduateland platform:

@   2.30pm
Careers Beyond Profit Panel: Creative Arts

@   3.30pm

How do I Build a career in the creative industries? Join Kevin Beimers

Check out these videos to find out more about who is involved in our upcoming Employer Panels.
Dreaming of green open space? Imagine if your office was rolling fields and muddy forests. That’s daily life for Kim and Dannie from the National Trust. They’ll be joining our upcoming Employer Panel on Conservation, Heritage and Museums on 22 Feb to talk about volunteering opportunities and how you can build up your CV in the great outdoors. 

Are you seeking a career in environmental conservation, heritage organisations, archives, museums and galleries? Meet David from National Museums Northern Ireland. He’ll be joining our upcoming Employer Panel on Conservation, Heritage and Museums on 22 Feb.

Meet Rebekah, a writer, director and Queen’s graduate. She’ll be at the Creative Careers stall at the Work Experience and Placement Fair on 03 March. This webinar will be pre-recorded and screened during the fair on the Creative Careers stall. 

Kevin will be giving the keynote speech at 3.30pm at our Work Experience and Placement Fair on 03 March. He runs Holywood-based indie video game studio, Italic Pig. Kevin will be talking about what it takes to make it in the creative industry in Northern Ireland.

The lobby is open for the Work Experience and Placement Fair. Browse over 60+ employers and plan who you might want to meet on 03 March. With summer jobs, volunteering, internships, placements and more, you can discover ways to build up your CV and #ExperienceMore.

Meet Niall. He’s worked with Probation Board for N Ireland for 20 years as a qualified Social Worker. He says: “Our main responsibilities are to supervise individuals sentenced from the courts on community-based orders and to prepare reports for the courts pre-sentence.”

Seeking a career in the public, charity and NGO sectors? Join Siofra Healy of the Community Foundation who will speak with you about the skills and work experience needed to move into the sector.
Seeking a career in the public, charity and NGO sectors? Join Maria-Claire Quinn, HMRC who will speak with you about the skills and work experience needed to move into the sector.
Live Presentations

List of Liive Presentations on the Fair platform available on Wednesday 03 March 2021

@   2pm

Introduction and making the most of the event

@   2.30pm

Leveraging the power of an internship or placement by PwC

@   3.30pm

Discover the Real World Value of Work Experience

@   4.30pm

How Degree Plus Helped Me After Graduation

List of exhibitors for Work Experience and Placement Fair on 03 March 2021

3EN Cloud Ltd

Alloyed Limited

Allstate Northern Ireland

AquaQ Analytics

Arthur Cox

ASM Chartered Accountants

BBC Northern Ireland

Catholic Guides of Ireland Northern Region

CavanaghKelly

Celerion GB Ltd

Centre for Effective Services

Chartered Accountants Ireland

Childline

Christies Direct

Citi

Civil Service Fast Stream

Civil Service Local - Cabinet Office

CK International

Cloudsmith

Coffey Construction (I) Ltd

Design ID Consulting Ltd

Diaceutics

Eli Lilly Kinsale

EOS IT Management Solutions

EY (UK)

Farrans

FinTrU

First Derivatives

Foods Connected

For Purpose

GCD Technologies

Glen Dimplex

Grant Thornton

Henderson Group

Herbert Smith Freehills

IAESTE - British Council

Inspire Wellbeing

KPMG (NI & ROI)

Le Pritchitt & Co Ltd

Leonard Cheshire Disability

McLaughlin & Harvey

National Trust

Nitec Solutions Ltd

Options Technology

Orchardville

Probation Board for N.Ireland

PwC

Rakuten Blockchain Lab

ReGen Waste

Regional Medical Physics Service, Belfast Health & Social Care Trust

RNID

RPS Ireland Ltd

Ryobi Aluminium Casting (UK), Ltd

Shelter Northern Ireland

SIG

Specialisterne NI

Spirit AeroSystems

SpotX

Symphony Talent

Synopsys

Teach First

Think Pacific

TUSLA Child and Family Agency

Version 1 Ltd

 

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