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    Hewlett Packard Enterprise Employer Pop Up

    Tuesday, 24th September 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    At Hewlett Packard Enterprise, we bring together the brightest minds to create breakthrough technology solutions that advance the way people live and work.

    Hewlett Packard Enterprise helps customers make their mark on the world with cutting-edge technology solutions. We enable our customers to transform industries, markets, and lives by optimizing their IT to be uniquely suited to their needs. We do this by making Hybrid IT simple, powering the Intelligent Edge, and providing the Expertise to make it happen. Our customers' challenges inspire us to advance technology and create solutions -their success is our success.

    Jobshop Pop Up TBC

    Monday, 30th September 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Meet an employer outside the Careers Centre in JHBB promoting part time/temporary opportunities.

    Part-Time Jobs Fair

    Tuesday, 1st October 2019, 11:00am-2:00pm, The Forum, JHBB.

    The Part-Time Jobs Fair is an opportunity for students to meet employers and discover part-time jobs and temporary work opportunities in and around Oxford. This event is multi-sector and open to all disciplines and year groups. The fair is an ideal way to network with employers and discover employment opportunities for during your studies.

    Volunteer Fair

    Wednesday, 2nd October 2019, 11:00am-2:00pm, The Forum, JHBB.

    The Volunteer Fair is a fantastic opportunity to find out more about local projects on offer, talk to Volunteering organisation representatives and local charities, and discover how you can become active in the local community, while gaining valuable employment skills.

    From working in schools, environmental and arts charities to one-off social action activities, there’s a range of projects to get involved with. Talk to Careers to discover how Volunteering can benefit your career path and to find the best local volunteering opportunities.

    Volunteer Wednesday TBC

    Wednesday, 2nd October 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Meet a charity promoting opportunities to volunteer.

    A Career in Counselling Psychology with Dr Simon Rowbottom, BPS Chartered Psychologist, Counselling Psychologist

    Thursday, 3rd October 2019, 1:00pm-2:00pm, SNC 4.01.

    Simon gained a first class psychology degree from Oxford Brookes before completing the doctorate in Psychotherapeutic Counselling Psychology. He has worked for the NHS Foundation Trust’s Psychological Services Department, in a community mental health team, & within an NHS psychotherapy department. Currently he runs his own practice: www.chilternpsychologicalservices.co.uk

    Jobshop Pop Up TBC

    Monday, 7th October 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Meet an employer outside the Careers Centre in JHBB promoting part time/temporary opportunities.

    USA Summer Camp Employer Pop Up

    Tuesday, 8th October 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    The best summer of your life is waiting for you at Camp in America! Come to meet the team and find out how you can spend your summer in America.

    Summer Camp's an amazing opportunity to spend a summer living and working in the USA, teaching campers all the sports, hobbies, and skills you know and love.

    The Graduate Labour Market & Graduate Training Schemes for Scientists

    Tuesday, 8th October 2019, 12:00pm-1:00pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHB 206.

    Graduate Schemes are a fast track option for many careers including scientific research, food, consulting, teaching and the NHS Scientific Training Programme (STP). We will look at some of the schemes of interest to scientists as well as the recruitment process and deadlines to be aware of.

    Volunteer Wednesday: Just Like Us

    Wednesday, 9th October 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Are you LGBT+? Would you be interested in being a role model and championing equality in secondary schools? Taz from Just Like Us can tell you more at Volunteer Wednesday!

    Graduate Jobs Fair

    Thursday, 10th October 2019, 11:00am-2:00pm, The Forum, JHBB.

    An opportunity to meet with employers offering and promoting a range of graduate job opportunities. Open to all students.

    Real Estate, Planning and Construction Fair

    Monday, 14th October 2019, 11:00am-2:00pm, Main Hall, Brookes Sport.

    Employers from the Real Estate, Planning and Construction industries will be on campus to discuss graduate schemes, placements and work experience opportunities. A must attend event for anyone looking to enter the Built Environment profession.

    Jobshop Pop Up TBC

    Monday, 14th October 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Meet an employer outside the Careers Centre in JHBB promoting part time/temporary opportunities.

    How to make yourself employable in the UK and find a job after graduation – International Students

    Monday, 14th October 2019, 12:00pm-1:00pm, JHB303.

    International students: Are you new to the UK and UK recruitment practices? Today we will look at what will make you successful in the UK job market, including recruitment schedules and practices and some suggestions for things you should be doing from your first year onwards to make you more employable with a UK employer.

    Talk by Emma Robinson, Careers Consultant, Oxford Brookes

    Working in the UK – Immigration, Sally Saca

    Tuesday, 15th October 2019, 12:00pm-1:00pm, JHB303.

    Confused by all the different visa options? Today Sally will guide you through working on the Tier 4 visa and outline the various options for you after graduation including Tier 2 (General) visa, Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) Scheme, Tier 5 ( Youth Mobility) and Tier 5 (Temporary Worker, Government Authorised Exchange Schemes).

    Talk by Sally Saca, Head of International Student Advice Team, Oxford Brookes

    Placement Fair

    Wednesday, 16th October 2019, 11:00am-2:00pm, The Forum, JHBB.

    This event will have employers with placement opportunities available for students. Placements are a great way of gaining relevant work experience that will make your graduate jobs applications stand out.

    Volunteer Wednesday TBC

    Wednesday, 16th October 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Meet a charity promoting opportunities to volunteer.

    Access Tier 5

    Wednesday, 16th October 2019, 12:00pm-1:00pm, JHB303.

    Tara is here today to talk about Access Tier 5, an organisation who sponsor non-EEA graduates to undertake work experience with UK employers. They can help recent Tier 4 graduates switch categories in the UK to Tier 5 Government Authorised Exchange.

    Graduates must first arrange their own internship with a UK employer.

    Talk by Tara Evans, Account Manager - National UK Team, AIESEC UK LTD

    What Can I do with My Psychology Degree?

    Thursday, 17th October 2019, 1:00pm-2:00pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, SNC 4.01.

    Over 70% of graduate employers recruit from any degree discipline and most of our graduate psychologists DO NOT work as chartered psychologists. Today we will look at what else you can do with your psychology degree, including some relevant graduate schemes. Although there are many more obvious options connected to your skills there are also many other areas open to you that you may not have considered.

    Jobshop Pop Up TBC

    Monday, 21st October 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Meet an employer outside the Careers Centre in JHBB promoting part time/temporary opportunities.

    Volunteer Wednesday TBC

    Wednesday, 23rd October 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Meet a charity promoting opportunities to volunteer.

    CV Master Class for Scientists

    Wednesday, 23rd October 2019, 12:00pm-1:00pm, JHB201.

    Learn how to craft a good CV and how to tailor it to your target employer and sector. This is a practical and interactive workshop where you will need to think about the skills you have developed during your science degree, and how to express these to employers. We’ll also outline the ongoing advice and support from Careers to help you after the session work towards an excellent CV.

    Jobshop Pop Up TBC

    Monday, 28th October 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Meet an employer outside the Careers Centre in JHBB promoting part time/temporary opportunities.

    Volunteer Wednesday: Gatehouse

    Wednesday, 30th October 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Passionate about homelessness in Oxford? Gatehouse is a local homeless shelter, offering a community cafe for those in need. Find out how to get involved by speaking to Zoe from the Oxford Gatehouse at Volunteer Wednesday.

    Academic Careers in Psychology with Professor Vince Connelly

    Thursday, 31st October 2019, 1:00pm-2:00pm, SNC 4.01.

    Professor Vince Connelly is well placed to talk about careers in the Higher Education sector. He has wide ranging experience of a number of roles in academia and has worked in a number of institutions in the UK as well as at Brookes. He is an internationally known researcher and has successfully supervised PhD students and led grants working with research staff who have gone on to successful careers. Vince is here today to tell you what the world of academia is really like and will talk about getting onto PhD programmes, working as a researcher and other ranges of jobs in universities and academia.

    Jobshop Pop Up TBC

    Monday, 4th November 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Meet an employer outside the Careers Centre in JHBB promoting part time/temporary opportunities.

    Life Beyond Graduation: The BMS Survival Guide with Dr Ross Sadler, Senior Lecturer in Clinical Immunology, Oxford Brookes & Clinical Scientist for Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust

    Tuesday, 5th November 2019, 12:00pm-1:00pm, JHB 204.

    Essential careers information on what life has to offer Biomedical Science graduates. Covering topics such as the IBMS Registration Portfolio, career progression beyond Registration and de-mystifying the Dept. of Health Modernising Scientific Careers structure. There will also be some helpful hints on the job application process. A must for aspiring Biomedical Scientists!

    Volunteer Wednesday: The Story Museum

    Wednesday, 6th November 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Interested in unlocking a career in the heritage sector? Want to share your love of stories? Come along and chat to Jess about how to volunteer with the The Story Museum.

    Jobshop Pop Up TBC

    Monday, 11th November 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Meet an employer outside the Careers Centre in JHBB promoting part time/temporary opportunities.

    Volunteer Wednesday: Students4Students

    Wednesday, 13th November 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Dreaming about a PGCE or a future in teaching? Want to help combat educational inequality? Speak to Marcus from Students4Students about supporting local primary school pupils by tutoring English or Maths.

    Jobshop Pop Up TBC

    Monday, 18th November 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Meet an employer outside the Careers Centre in JHBB promoting part time/temporary opportunities.

    Law Fair

    Tuesday, 19th November 2019, 5:30pm-7:30pm, The Forum, JHBB.

    The Law Fair is an opportunity for students interested in a career in law to speak to employers promoting opportunities in law firms, chambers, training providers and other relevant fields within the law sector.

    Volunteer Wednesday TBC

    Wednesday, 20th November 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Meet a charity promoting opportunities to volunteer.

    Jobshop Pop Up TBC

    Monday, 25th November 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Meet an employer outside the Careers Centre in JHBB promoting part time/temporary opportunities.

    Volunteer Wednesday TBC

    Wednesday, 27th November 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Meet a charity promoting opportunities to volunteer.

    Jobshop Pop Up TBC

    Monday, 2nd December 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Meet an employer outside the Careers Centre in JHBB promoting part time/temporary opportunities.

    Volunteer Wednesday TBC

    Wednesday, 4th December 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Meet a charity promoting opportunities to volunteer.

    Jobshop Pop Up TBC

    Monday, 9th December 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Meet an employer outside the Careers Centre in JHBB promoting part time/temporary opportunities.

    Volunteer Wednesday TBC

    Wednesday, 11th December 2019, 11:30am-2:30pm, Oxford Brookes Careers, JHBB.

    Meet a charity promoting opportunities to volunteer.