University of Hull – STUDENTS IN Schools

Scheme Outline

Aims of Students in Schools

To raise levels of attainment and achievement of young people in schools.

To raise awareness of and aspiration for higher education.

What will you do?

Placements are offered in secondary and primary schools and sixth form colleges as classroom assistants (primary or secondary) and/or mentors (secondary only). More »

PUPILLAGE OPEN DAY – TUESDAY 16th DECEMBER 2014

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS MONDAY 8th DECEMBER 2014

Quadrant Chambers is a leading set of barristers specialising in commercial law.    We occupy spectacular premises on Fleet Street in London, opposite the Royal Courts of Justice and backing onto the Temple.

We act as advocates in courts, arbitrations and inquiries, and advise clients from around the world in a wide range of industry areas, including banking and finance, shipping, energy, aviation, insurance and reinsurance, commodities, international trade, sports and media.  Many of us act as arbitrators and mediators.  More »

A reminder to students about legal internships. If you’re interested in a career in law (irrespective of degree) you should have a look at this list of legal internships before it’s too late:

http://allaboutlaw.co.uk/law-jobs/vacation-schemes

Here are the links;

City law firms: http://allaboutlaw.co.uk/law-jobs/vacation-schemes/city-firms

Regional law firms: http://allaboutlaw.co.uk/law-jobs/vacation-schemes/regional-firms

US law firms: http://allaboutlaw.co.uk/law-jobs/vacation-schemes/us-firms

International law firms: http://allaboutlaw.co.uk/law-jobs/vacation-schemes/international-firms

Scottish law firms: http://allaboutlaw.co.uk/law-jobs/vacation-schemes/scottish-firms

This should be a really useful step towards your future law career! The majority of deadlines are in January but firms will expect applications much sooner, so time to get those skates on!

For those students who attended Part 1 – What does it take to be a Lawyer? at Hull University, please see below all the information you need on Part 2.

Practise for Practise Part 2 – Solicitor Insight Event on Wednesday 19th November 2014 at our NEW Leeds Centre, from 4pm – 7pm. More »

Future Legal Mind is a competition for law students to win £5000 towards their studies and a work experience placement at a leading UK law firm, run in association with Lawyer 2B. More »

30. October 2014 · Comments Off · Categories: Alumni, Events · Tags:

Please find attached Pinsent Masons slides from Chris Booth’s Law Careers Talk which took place on 28 October 2014.

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Pinsent Masons Insight Evenings

December 2014

Pinsent Masons is a top 15 UK law firm with offices across the UK and internationally. This December we are holding a series of Insight Evenings designed to allow you to find out more about the work of an international law firm. More »

30. October 2014 · Comments Off · Categories: Student Reps · Tags:

Chris White’s visit to Hull earlier this month has certainly been proved a success, generating a huge amount of interest in Aspiring Solicitors.

Chris White of Aspiring Solicitors at our Employability Showcase

Chris White of Aspiring Solicitors at our Employability Showcase

Hull is currently competing very well in the AS Student Engagement Competition with one week to go (go, Hull!). Seven current students have been named student ambassadors or representatives: More »

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Tuesday 28 October 2014, 11am – 2.30pm, Staff House

Save the date! Speak to representatives from over 50 different employers. Held each year on the Hull campus, this year’s recruitment event promises to be bigger and better. (Transport available from Scarborough campus – contact Diana Barker for details).  Prior booking not necessary (- apart from Scarborough transport).

EXHIBITORS:-

CIMA

CIPFA

EY

PwC

SG Financial Recruitment (Smailes Goldie)

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LAW CAREERS FAIR

Thursday 6 November 2014, 11.00 am – 2.00 pm

Lindsey Suite, Staff House, University of Hull campus

Are you looking for a legal career?  Whether you are studying law or not, come along and find out what options are open to you.  A great chance to connect with potential employers and course providers.

– Meet lawyers and graduate legal trainees from regional and national organisations

– Connect with legal professionals

– Find out about professional courses of study

– Get up to date information about training places and vacation work

– Students of any degree subject welcome

This year’s exhibitors:-  More »