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3 simple ways to ACE the Careers Fair on 11 May

You want a job and they want the next generation of student/graduate talent. A little simple prep means you’ll stand out from the crowd. 

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Local Opportunities Fair, 11 May 2022

Come to meet employers and apply for jobs in Brighton and Sussex area at our Local Opportunities Fair. Graduate Jobs, placements, internships, summer work, part-time and volunteering roles for all schools and subjects.

Get into Teaching talks + a free £50 voucher

All events will start at 1pm and will run for around 45 minutes. As a thank you for attending you will receive a £5 voucher to spend on Uber Eats.

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Exhibit at Careers Fair 2022 at the American Express Community Stadium

The Careers and Employability team at the University of Brighton is committed to working in collaboration with employers in the curation and delivery of a wide range of careers and employability events to their students and recent graduates.

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The BIG Futures Show – careers event on Tuesday 26 April

The BIG Futures Show,  Eastbourne Sports Park

Tuesday 26 April 2022 , 9.30am-4.00pm

The show is the largest employability, skills and jobs event in the Eastbourne area and is aimed at students from across East Sussex as well as parents, carers and anyone looking for work or training.

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Student Conference on ‘Tackling health inequity’

An opportunity to learn from experts in their field on how to put learning into practice so that we can improve health inequalities, as we transition into the professional workforce

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Recruitment in Architecture event, 11 April 3pm

A FREE Building Futures workshop for young adults of diverse ethnic heritages to provide advice in architectural recruitment Date: Monday 11th April 2022  Time: 3pm – 4:30pm Please register for tickets here and a link will be provided to you. This event will be held on Zoom so please download in advance. About this event We at Blueprint…

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Cheer on Brighton’s Marathon Runners!

This year’s Brighton Marathon is taking place on Sunday 10th April. The University of Brighton is promoting several volunteering roles for the day, via two different charities and this can be your chance to take part and give back without having to put your trainers on.

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Careers in Football: your next step

Sussex County FA in partnership with Careers in Football is running a half-day event at the American Express Community Stadium for 16-25-year-olds looking to find their next step for a Career in Football.


Society of Technical Analysis panel

Thursday 31st March 2022
Come along to find out about current developments in financial markets,ask the fund managers questions and network. Beer, crisps and soft drinks provided.

Zoom talk: The ethically minded startup

The ethically minded startup: A free beepurple webinar featuring a panel of  local, ethical founders who will share their experiences and  advice with  like-minded student and graduate startups. This live  online panel event brings together some amazing ethical and sustainable Sussex founders to share their stories, insight and tips  with you.

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UK Technology Careers Event sponsored by PwC

Free virtual careers event taking place on Wednesday 30th March, 12:00pm– 4:30pm GMT, focused on Technology-based graduate roles and internships in the UK, sponsored by PwC!

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Virtual Event: Teacher Training in Leicestershire

Teacher Training in Leicester and Leicestershire
Tuesday 22nd March, 6 – 7:30pm
An opportunity to learn more about teacher training in Leicester and Leicestershire. This event is virtual and will take place online.

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Careers Talk: Photographer Roxy van der Post

School of Arts and Media Careers Talk, Monday 21st March 5.30pm. Roxy van der Post is a Brighton-based lifestyle photographer, documentary videographer, and editor.

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Careers Talk: Elliot Grove (Raindance Film Festival founder)

School of Arts and Media Careers Talk, Wednesday 23th March, 2-3pm. Elliot is the founder of Raindance Film Festival (1993) and the British Independent Film Awards  (1998).

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How do you create and run a startup or freelance business in a sustainable and socially responsible way?..

  …Find out by  joining our free beepurple webinar on 23 March featuring a panel of local, ethical founders who will share their tips with you…. What is the name of this event? The ethically minded startup When and where does it take place? Wednesday 23 March, from 5:30pm – 7:30pm held virtually via Zoom Describe…

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Win £100 shopping voucher for National Careers Week

Open to Brighton students throughout March. Find out how you could be the lucky winner!

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Join beepurple’s free webinar with two industry experts to learn tips and hacks to boost your visibility online

Calling all students who are thinking of going freelance or starting their own business/social enterprise. Join us virtually on Wednesday 2 March  from 5:30pm – 7:30pm to find out how to  build  your website and social media presence fast.  Book your  place here. What is the name of this event? The digital marketing and SEO…

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Want to know more about teaching as a career option? 

Want to know more about teaching as a career option? Run on behalf of the Department for Education, our pop-up event is the perfect opportunity to find out more about teacher training and what a career in teaching is really like. We will be on campus on Monday 14 February 2022 at University of Brighton…

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National Careers Week: Spotlight on Skills

Celebrate National Careers Week with some awesome goodies from your careers team.

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