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How to get a job with the International Committee of the Red Cross

Working for the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) was Matthew Clare’s “dream job”. Six years after completing his undergraduate degree, the 29-year-old from Lancashire managed to secure a role as an interpreter with the ICRC in Gaza. Has it met his expectations? And what advice would he give students looking to embark on a similar career? Can you […]

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Development Studies is fun, but is there a job at the end of it?

Guest blog by Dr Duncan Green, Professor in Practice in International Development at the London School of Economics and Senior Strategic Adviser at Oxfam GB. Studying development is fascinating, but will there be jobs for students once they graduate? I chaired a careers panel for LSE students recently, where a variety of alums, now rising up the greasy poles of the aid industry, […]

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Tata Social Internship Scheme – exploring social impact

Are you a current LSE student with an interest in development, sustainability, CSR and social entrepreneurship?  Keen to explore what working in one of these areas might be like? If so, then the Tata Social Internship scheme may be just what you are looking for! Keep reading to find out more about how you can gain practical experience in these fields in India this summer […]

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Introducing ‘Cutting Edge Issues in Development’ lecture series

What is the future of aid? What does an inclusive Global Value Chain look like? Who drives climate-relevant policies in the rising powers? These are some of the questions that will be answered over the period of two terms in the Cutting Edge Issues in Development Thinking & Practice series. The Visiting Lecture Series, hosted by the Department of International […]

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Insider tips – how to get a job in International Development

International Development is a popular career area amongst LSE graduates. Here LSE alumnus Lee Bailey (MSc Development Studies 2013), who is Director of Communications at the Natural Resource Governance Institute, gives his tips on how to get started based on his experience in the sector: 1. Establish a Twitter footprint Use this to reflect your international development interests and growing […]

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Shanghai Careers Fair 2018

Starts: 15 Aug 2018 2:00 PM
Finishes: 15 Aug 2018 5:00 PM
LSE Careers will be hosting three careers fairs in Asia this summer. Attend the careers fair in Shanghai to learn more about graduate opportunities in the region.

BCG Destination Awaits Webinars

Starts: 17 Aug 2018 5:00 PM
Finishes: 9 Nov 2018 6:00 PM
Interested in a career with BCG?

We warmly invite you to virtually visit our offices through BCG Destination Awaits webinars.

Hear from local BCG consultants and get a glimpse into our offices to understand what we're about.

Hong Kong Careers Fair 2018

Starts: 20 Aug 2018 1:00 PM
Finishes: 20 Aug 2018 4:00 PM
LSE Careers will be hosting three careers fairs in Asia this summer. Attend the careers fair in Hong Kong to learn more about graduate opportunities in the region.

Building your Personal Brand Webinar

Starts: 22 Aug 2018 12:00 PM
Finishes: 22 Aug 2018 2:00 PM
Applications are opening soon for our 2019 programs.

Are you wondering what you’re good at? Or how to stand out during the application process?

If you’re interested in finance, our Advice series is for you. In fact, the tips and discussions you’ll hear can be extremely helpful.

Building your Personal Brand Webinar

Starts: 22 Aug 2018 12:00 PM
Finishes: 22 Aug 2018 2:00 PM
​Applications are opening soon for our 2019 programs.
Are you wondering what you’re good at? Or how to stand out during the application process?

If you’re interested in finance, our Advice series is for you. In fact, the tips and discussions you’ll hear can be extremely helpful.

Accenture - BAME Insight Days

Starts: 22 Aug 2018 2:00 PM
Finishes: 23 Aug 2018 6:00 PM
Each event will have panel discussions where you can ask questions about
everything from employability skills, the work we do and our culture. You
will have a tour of our innovation centre, get involved in recruitment sessions, as well as network with experts across various business.

Bloomberg Academy 2018

Starts: 27 Aug 2018 8:00 AM
Finishes: 27 Aug 2018 6:00 PM
We're glad to let you know that we're launching the Bloomberg Academy in Hong Kong this Summer.

JP Morgan Online Academy: How can non-finance graduates fit into roles for Sales and Trading

Starts: 29 Aug 2018
Finishes: 29 Aug 2018 11:59 PM
This session is one of a series by J.P Morgan titled Online Academy.

You can meet us virtually anywhere: join our webinar sessions using your computer, laptop or mobile device. Details to log into the webinar will be sent to registered participants 2 days before each session.

One-off Volunteering: Craft Half Marshall

Starts: 2 Sep 2018
Finishes: 2 Sep 2018 11:59 PM
Can they tempt you to a crafty half?

Join Street Child's great team of volunteers this September for a day of running, cheering and craft beer!
They're looking for volunteers and marshals to help out at their second Street Child Craft Half at Lee Valley on Sunday 2nd September 2018.

JP Morgan Online Academy: Discovering Asia Opportunities

Starts: 6 Sep 2018
Finishes: 6 Sep 2018 11:59 PM
This session is one of a series by J.P Morgan titled Online Academy.

You can meet us virtually anywhere: join our webinar sessions using your computer, laptop or mobile device. Details to log into the webinar will be sent to registered participants 2 days before each session.

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Autism Xmas Project Volunteer

25 Nov 2018
London England United Kingdom
Support our members with a learning disability and/or Autism, as you take part in fun-filled workshops including sports & games, arts & crafts, swimming and a trip out in London.

Volunteer Mentor on Autism Employability Project

25 Nov 2018
London England United Kingdom
Kith & Kids' Employment & Life Skills Project (ELSP) is looking for volunteers to help adults with learning disabilities and/or autism to access further education, work experience and visits to mainstream community opportunities.

British Sign Language Support Volunteer

31 Oct 2018
London Greater London United Kingdom
We need volunteers with sign language experience to support a volunteer who uses BSL. We are looking for someone with the ability to sign at BSL level 3 or above (with or without formal qualification).

Frank Knox Fellowships 2019-20

24 Oct 2018
Harvard University, Cambridge MA Massachusetts United States of America
A Frank Knox Fellowship gives full tuition & health insurance funding plus a generous stipend for living expenses to British citizens who are British graduates to take graduate programs at Harvard University.

Youth Advocate

1 Oct 2018
London Greater London United Kingdom
Young people who themselves have been affected by conflict, are the best advocates for their peers still living in war zones. We are recruiting volunteers for opportunities including speaking at Parliament, meeting policy makers, supporting music events and commenting in UK and international media.

Young Explorers (8-12 years) Mentor Volunteer

30 Sep 2018
Islington Greater London United Kingdom
Our Young Explorers programme is a therapeutic service providing focused support to children aged 8-12 adopted from the care system. Young Explorers is a safe, consistent place for children to explore their own identity and new experiences that can help them navigate everyday their world.

Workshop Facilitator/Assistant - Thursday Evenings

30 Sep 2018
Islington Greater London United Kingdom
You will be supporting in our weekly Young Adult Service (19 - 30yrs) for individuals living with the life-threatening effects of childhood adversity. Our members can benefit from services including counselling, legal advice and complementary therapies to workshops.

Wellbeing Mentor Volunteer - Tuesday or Thursday Evenings

30 Sep 2018
Islington Greater London United Kingdom
You will be supporting one of our weekly services for individuals living with the life-threatening effects of childhood adversity. The programme is a resource for support, information, encouragement and change.

True Colours Choir Leader - Tuesday evenings

30 Sep 2018
Islington Greater London United Kingdom
You will be supporting in our weekly Adult Service (30+) for individuals living with or affected by HIV. The programme is a resource for support, information, encouragement and change. Our members can benefit from services including counselling, legal advice therapy, lectures and workshops.

Teen Spirit (13-19yrs) Workshop Facilitator - Monthly Saturdays

30 Sep 2018
Islington Greater London United Kingdom
You will be supporting in our Teen Spirit group for 13 - 19 year olds who are living with or affected by HIV. We provide workshops, projects and courses, as well as group and social time.

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