October 2019

Jet2 and Genting join dozens of top firms at UCB Employer Extravaganza

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Genting UK, Jet2.com and Mitchells & Butlers are among the top industry firms coming to meet students at University College Birmingham's annual careers fair this autumn.

UCB's Employer Extravaganza on Wednesday 6 November will welcome dozens of leading employers from sectors ranging from hospitality, events and catering to sports, education and social care.

Also among those attending will be The Prince's Trust, Birmingham City Football Club, Exclusive Collection (formerly Exclusive Hotels and Venues), Nando's, Tesco, The Co-operative Childcare, Diabetes UK, The Royal Household, Royal Air Force and many more.

Students will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from each organisation and find out more about part-time or full-time jobs, potential placements and graduate opportunities.

The event, which will be held at UCB's McIntyre House from 12-3pm, is open to all further and higher education students at the University, while invitations will also be sent out to alumni.

Employer Engagement and Alumni Support Officer Yasmine Payne said: "Students will have the chance to talk to future employers who will be promoting different types of jobs.

"It will give students the perfect opportunity to network and promote themselves to those within the industry they wish to work in."

Any students who wish to attend the Employer Extravaganza will be required to register their interest in advance on the UCB Portal - please visit the event page here.

UCB provides students with a wealth of opportunities to engage with industry and gain work experience in order to improve employment prospects upon graduation. For more information about the support we provide, visit our dedicated hired@UCB careers, placements and employability service.

You can also follow hired@UCB for further updates on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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