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7Jul 2017

Elaine’s experience on the Early Diversity Internship Programme

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Elaine Awolaj, UCL Student Elaine previously attended our ‘First Class Tour’ and Great Debate Tour last year. In this case study , Elaine speaks about her experience on the Civil Service Fast Stream‘s Early Diversity Internship Programme (EDIP). For any curious souls at there who want to find out the day-to-day life of an intern on … Read more






29Jun 2017

Harper Collins UK To Run Second BAME-Targeted Traineeship Programme

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HarperCollins will select two candidates for a paid 12-month rotational training contract, encompassing different aspects of the publishing business, to begin in October 2017. As well as learning about HarperCollins’ divisions and functions during the programme, the successful candidates will receive training and support from HarperCollins, and have the guidance of a senior mentor throughout … Read more






27Jun 2017

We are hiring! – Student Network Manager

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We are  recruiting a dynamic Student Network Manager that will coordinate our flagship Student Leadership Programme (SLDP) for our university network. Position: Student Network Manager Location: London Office with national travel Salary: Competitive + Staff Benefits Hours: Full Time will include some evenings and weekends during peak times Application Deadline: Sunday 16 July 2017   … Read more






22Jun 2017

Launched: Parliamentary Candidate Diversity Report

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Our Knowledge & Innovation Hub in Nottingham have just launched our Parliamentary Candidate Diversity Report. The aim of the report is to compare and assess the ethnic backgrounds of electoral candidates from the Conservative Party, Labour Party and Liberal Democrats as well as to present and analyse the progress made in recent years. Additionally, the paper … Read more






14Jun 2017

The Benefits of Hiring People with Autism

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In the UK there are more than 700,000 individuals living with autism, however, less than 15% of these people are in full-time employment. This is a dispiriting figure when you consider the many skills and talents people with autism have, skills which are highly beneficial in the workplace.   While every applicant who applies for … Read more






12Jun 2017

‘Youth Unemployment Produces Multiple Scarring Effects’

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An LSE study found that youth unemployment threatens material and mental wellbeing leading to higher possibilities of low pay, higher unemployment rate, reduced life chance, and greater health problems in their later life. This study analyses several causes and reasons of scarring: – Employers may perceive the periods of unemployment as low productivity; – Unemployment … Read more






8Jun 2017

Young People’s Experiences of Moving out of Being ‘Not in Education, Employment or Training’

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Research conducted by Jennet Gabriel from the University of Birmingham shows that identifying, understanding, and supporting NEETs largely falls on schools. Government policy pursuing to reduce the budget deficit and cut the bill for welfare provision may worsen the situations that disadvantaged young people are faced with. Furthermore, research conducted by Vanessa Beck from the … Read more






24May 2017

We’re looking for Dragons: NCS Social Action

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We are now looking for ‘Dragons’ to support young people’s NCS social action campaigns in St. Albans. They will be required for part of our National Citizen Service Dragons Den style pitch. You will hear about community project plans from local young people aged 15-17 and give constructive feedback and advice before they get started … Read more






22May 2017

We are hiring! – Finance Assistant

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Contract Type: 1 year (with possibility of extension following a successful probationary period) Location: London Reporting to: Finance Manager Salary: £20,500 p.a. – £24,000 p.a. Start Date: Immediate ABOUT THE ROLE We are looking for ambitious and talented candidates to join our Finance team in a Finance Assistant position. You will support our finance manager … Read more






10May 2017

We Are Hiring: Youth Services Administrator

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Contract Type: 2 year Fixed term contract (6 months probationary period, extension considered following a review) Location: London Reporting To: Head of Youth Services Salary: up to £24,000 (Dependant on experience) Start Date: Immediate ABOUT THE ROLE This is an exciting role for a highly organised, energetic, self-motivated candidate passionate about leading on the administration … Read more






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