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Employability Updates: Career Mentoring Scheme, Coach 2 Include, Graduate Recruitment Bureau, Thinking about self-employment or freelancing?


Appointment booking

Andrew’s appointments are fully booked for the next two weeks.  They are released 14 days ahead, so please do keep checking back to check availability.

The central Careers Team offer some appointments which are bookable on the day, first come first served; they are released at 8am each morning and take place at Collegiate and City.

You can book any appointments with the Careers Team via UniHub or telephone Careers Connect (the Careers Centre) on 0114 225 3752

UniHub – access though MyHallam or the direct link here: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk


Drop in Appointments  LEVEL 6 ONLY

Saunders seating area between 11am and 2pmeach Tuesday (except 30 October). First come, first served’, max 20 minutes at busy times but a chance to answer any burning questions, or quick application/CV checks.


Events – click on the link to find out more

Coming up soon

11 October  – Work While You Study  (part-time jobs) fair 11am-2pm in Heart of the Campus

15 October – Volunteering Fair– 10am-4pm Hallam Hall

15 October –Enactus Social– 6-8pm – The HUBS
Enactus is all about social change through entrepreneurial action. It is a community of students, entrepreneurs and business leaders, uniting to shape a better, more sustainable world. Be part of a student led project that is impacting your local community and the world.

For more info go to https://www.hallamstudentsunion.com/soc/enactus/

SearchUniHub for other events – these are updated regularly.


Career Mentoring Scheme

Mentoring is a one-to-one partnership between two people which focuses on personal development. Usually the relationship is between someone who is more experienced and someone who is less experienced.  The Career Mentoring Scheme pairs student mentees with professionals who mentor and help them to make decisions about their career.

Find out more: https://blogs.shu.ac.uk/shucareermentoring Profiles of sporting mentors are here: https://blogs.shu.ac.uk/shucareermentoring/category/sports/


Opportunities

Advantage: YOU – Yorkshire Sport Foundations internship programme – still time to apply

Currently open to recruitment for level 5+ students and recent graduates. The placement is one day per week, or two half days fitting around student timetables. This year they will be working on our empowered communities across South Yorkshire and West Yorkshire to research and establish Satellite Clubs in these communities supported by mentors from the community setting and Yorkshire Sport Foundation

Full details and the application form can all be found here:
http://www.yorkshiresport.org/what-we-do/in-education/advantageyou/
Application deadline 12thOctober 2018


Coach 2 Include Ltd

We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to take part in sport and physical activity regardless of any barriers an individual may face, At Coach 2 Include we provide Inclusive coaching which ensures everyone can reach their potential in our sessions.  We’re currently recruiting keen individuals to join our coaching team, below you’ll see the different roles we have available.

Voluntary
This role is for people who want to have a taste of the industry and gain valuable experience working with us, You will have the opportunity to assist in coaching sessions and gain the advantages of working for C2I such as training, kit and the opportunity to gain paid work.

Work for your Qualification If you have experience in coaching or qualifications which can justify training in delivering sessions we can offer to pay for qualifications which we use to coach our sessions and you can pay the qualification back by coaching, This route can be accessed after completing enough voluntary work with us.

Paid roles If you hold coaching qualifications in the sport/physical activity we deliver you’ll be able to get paid in a number of different roles such as Assistant coach, Lead Coach and Coaching Supervisor.

Please have a look at our Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/Coach2Include/

If you would like to get involved in any way or have any queries please contact Andrew.H@Coach2Include.co.uk


Graduate Recruitment Bureau LEVEL 6 ONLY

GRB work with a number of graduate recruiters of all sizes in all industry sectors across the UK, and have placed many graduates from Sheffield Hallam University.

They provide a student ‘matchmaking’ service: write in your degree course/location and they will set you up with companies for jobs, internships and work experience.

This is a great chance to be contacted by a large recruitment company and have them tell you about popular employers and the vacancies that are available.
you can find out more and sign up at:  http://www.grb.uk.com/sbm/64

SearchUniHub for other paid opportunities – these are updated regularly.


Thinking about self-employment or freelancing?

Whether you intend to be a freelance coach, fitness instructor or PT, or hope to set up your own small company. The SHU Enterprise Team can help you realise your dreams by providing you with a range of support services from business advisers through to free office space. Interested? Then why not come along to one of our weekly self-employment info sessions at every Tuesday lunch time (12:30pm – 1:30pm) and learn more about how we can help you.

Details https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/events/Detail/674176