Following the success of last years graduate event at the Celtic Manor in Newport, The Spring Project in partnership with the Association of Graduate Recruiters (AGR) will be running a day of valuable job skills and employability training to unemployed graduates from local areas and across the UK.
On the 8th July 2012, 100 graduates will receive this free day of training, delivered by learning and development experts from the Spring Project and Graduate Recruiters.
Checkout this video from last year's event.
Testimonials from participants
YV - "The training day was such a wonderful and eye-opening experience that really delved into the 'art' of CV writing, gave individual help and advice, practical interviewing skills and generally life skills.. .just wanted to let you all know that I genuinely appreciate your time and expertise.Thank you thank you thank you and please keep helping other graduates to reach their potential". Yvonne
JS - "After a year trying to decide how to use my degree, this has really helped me focus on my key skills and where I want to move forward."
NR - "I have gained a lot of confidence on myself; Feeling like clearer about my goals. I know now how to be concentrated on what I really want to do."
Interested in attending?
If you have graduated in the last five years, and are currently unemployed (or are taking part-time work to make ends meet) and you would like to attend on the 8th July then book your place here.
The day will start at 10.00am and will run unti 5.30pm. As a participant, you will be able to select various work-shops, seminars and one-to-one sessions throughout the day from CV writing (please bring a printed copy of your CV!) to interview and assessment techniques, as well as developing leadership skills and learning how to add value to future employers. You will also get to meet potential employers who are delegates at the AGR conference and who will be providing some of the training.
We will provide coach transportation for participating graduates from Newport and Cardiff train stations that will arrive at Celtic Manor in time for the event. Further details will be released by 5th July. As for dress code, we invite you to come dressed as you would for an interview.
If you register and then cannot make it, please let us know immediately so someone else can benefit from this valuable training.
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The Spring Project
The Spring Project is a collaborative development project bringing together job seekers, recruiters and experts to provide training. It is a not-for-profit set up in January 2010.
The Spring Project supports people in enhancing their capacity, by developing their hearts and minds.
It makes world class training available to people who otherwise wouldn't be able to afford it. It supports people in learning how to create extraordinary value, enabling them to support themselves and those around them.
For more information go to www.springproject.co.uk
Past events have been attended by representatives from:
Bain, Baker & McKenzie, Bank of England, Barclays, Business in the Community, Brent Council, Centrica, Chance4Change, Childreach International, CIPD, Civil Service Fast Stream, DHL, DLA Piper, Ernst & Young, The FSA, HSBC, Institute of Civil Engineers, International Hotels Group, University of Greenwich, University of Kingston, University of London, Lambeth Council, Lloyds Register Group, Metropolitan Police, PwC, RBS, The RSA, Skills Funding Agency, Stafford Long, STEP, Tata Consultancy.