Focus On... Sector Weeks
Online events 2023
Please note that online Careers events will be take place on Microsoft Teams (unless otherwise stated).
Are you looking for something a bit different? Are you interested in a career in the environment sector? How about working in the charity and not for profit sector? Or are you more interested in policy development or science communication?
We run a week-long programme for each of these sectors at different points during the year, you can find out more via our news articles or on JobsLive.
Please see the Careers Service response to the Coronavirus.
Focus on weeks 2021-22
Focus on...Start-Ups and SMEs (November)
Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) have a range of opportunities to rival the graduate recruitment schemes and other graduate roles offered by larger organisations. The Start-Ups and SMEs Week sees a range of companies, such as start-ups, SMEs, and entrepreneurs discuss topics and deliver sessions to help you explore the opportunities available and to connect with diverse and interesting organisations.
Focus on... Science Communication and Policy (January)
This week sees a selection of events to get you started in a career in the science communication sector, and give you more information to help you decide if this sector is for you. There will be workshops on gaining an internship in this sector, talks from professionals and the chance to learn more. If this sounds like it’s for you - get involved!
Focus on...Big Data & Analytics (Janaury)
This week provides you with a number of opportunities to hear from and network with professionals who have built their career in the field of Data and Analytics across a wide range of industries. A series of company presentations, panel discussions and careers fair will give you insights into this sector.