Various Local NHS Volunteering Opportunities

The NHS in Ceredigion has many different volunteering opportunities that may be useful to you. These opportunities vary from socialising with patients who may have limited social contact, to supporting and assisting visitors. Information about all the opportunities that are available can be found here

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BAE Systems

BAE Systems has 2 different sectors that you could find placements within. These are; Finance and Business. These placements will be able to offer you different insights to how the industry is run and will allow you to put some of what has been learnt in theory, into practice.

You will be able to gain this insight alongside people who have worked in the job for quite a few years, and they may even be experts within the field. From this you will be able to gain vital experience and learn from the real world experience within this industry.

more information can be found here

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Deloitte

Deloitte has various different placements available to students for their Year in Industry. These placements include:
– Audit and Finance
– Governance, Risk and Regulation
– Human Capitol
– Strategy and Operations
– Tax Consulting

All of these placements will entail different specifics, however all of them will be based within the business setting of Deliotte and will allow you to gain insight into how the business runs. As well as this you will also be working alongside experienced colleagues who will be able to assist you as you work with clients or projects. You will also be given as much training and support as you require to be able to work to your full potential at Deliotte.

More information about these placements can be found here

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Wild Packs – USA Summer Camp

Wild Parks is an organisation that specialises in setting up jobs within Summer Camps in the USA. These jobs are varied but can be grouped up into:

– Aquatic Roles
– Animal Roles
– Adventure Roles
– Performing/Creative Arts
– Cabin Staff
– Sport Roles

These are just the main area that the jobs fall in to, but there are many different types of jobs that can be completed at a summer camp. Wild Parks will assist you every step of the way through your application process, and if you gain a position at a Summer Camp then you will be given formal on the job training by your host Camp.

There are a couple of drawbacks to doing an international Summer Camp, and that is the costs that you will encounter. There are small costs that go towards your Visa and your Health Care, however you shouldn’t let those drawbacks stop you from applying to one of the Summer Camps as it is an experience that you will not forget!

More information can be found here

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BAE Systems (Summer Internship)

BAE Systems offers a 12 week long Summer internship in a few different areas, including; Business Development, Strategy and Legal, Human Resources and Finance.

You will be able to gain this insight alongside people who have worked in the job for quite a few years, and they may even be experts within the field. From this you will be able to gain vital experience and learn from the real world experience within this industry.

More information can be found here

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EY Summer Placement

EY offers 2 summer placements, one for 6 weeks and another for 4 weeks. These placements can take place within the following sectors:
– Actuarial
– Assurance
– Consulting
– Tax
– Technology
– Transactions

These placements offer the same level of work as the graduate positions, so you will get a good insight to what working at EY would be like as a graduate. This has a great deal of benefits as it means that you will be able to make a positive contribution to the team and if your performance is good enough then you may even be offered a graduate position once you have completed your degree.

More information can be found here

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RPC

RPC are a leading law firm with offices in London, Bristol, Hong Kong and Singapore. The unique area of RPC is that they do not use a hierarchical system as much as most businesses do. This means that you will be able to take on as much or as little as you think you can do, whilst being able to receive support that will help you to develop both your professional and business skills.

You will be able to work with clients in areas of law such as:
– Insurance
– Commercial
– Litigation
– IP and Technology
– And Many More!

More information about the RPC Summer Schemes can be found here

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SLV.Global

SLV Global is an organisation which focuses on giving you a chance to get hands on experience with Mental Health issues. These placements can take place in Bali or Sri Lanka. Your stay will involve being within a clinical environment and also teaching English to the local community. More information about these placements can be found here.

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BBC – Year in Industry

BBC offers placement opportunities for between 6-12 months where you’ll complete one or more projects which will vary based on your skill set or work with a wide range of products. If you are looking into Journalism or the media as potential careers then this placement is a good opportunity to sink your teeth into the industry.

Some of the placements may not be applicable to psychology students as they can potentially involve coding or “graphic design” however, there will be some placements that are a perfect fit for you.

More information can be found here

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Parliamentary Offices Placement

The House of Commons offers numerous placements each year for students on a 4 year sandwich course. These placements can be in a wide range of places such as:
– The Department of Chamber and Committee Services
– The Department of Information Services
– The Department of Facilities

These placements offer unique insights into the departments area of specialism, as well as giving you an understanding to the House of Commons and Parliamentary day-to-day activities.

Students will assist in these day-to-day duties but also will be offered a wide range of extra opportunities including educational projects. Training will also be provided, which includes formal training and opportunities for coaching and mentoring

More information into this can be found here

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