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The professional networking and employability event for LGBTQ+ students and recent graduates

Event Programme

Event programme

The event programme may change slightly but here is a past programme to give you an idea of what to expect. (If offered a place to attend the event we will send the confirmed programme to you in full).

11:00am Welcome

Welcome to the event by TARGETjobs

11:15am National Student Pride

Introduction to National Student Pride

12:00pm Kate Taylor – Empowerment Coach

Kate will be exploring themes including:

  • Living By Your Core Values
  • Celebrating Your Uniqueness
  • Wanting What You Want
  • Self Care & Wellbeing
  • We Are All Activists
  • Support Systems
  • Kindness is Cool

1:00pm Lunch and networking

Your opportunity to have informal conversations with the employers and your fellow attendees, whilst eating a delicious lunch!

1:50pm Tammy Goldfeld – Head of Careers and Employability at the University of Manchester

Tammy will welcome everyone to the city of Manchester and explain how you can make the most of the day ahead

2:00pm Employabilty skills sessions

Attendees will get expert advice from partner organisations on different aspects of the recruitment process, and how to develop the skills needed to get that dream role

3:45pm Panel Q&A

A question & answer session with representatives from each of the partner organisations, discussing a range of topics around diversity and inclusion in the workplace

4:30pm Event wrap up

A summary of the day from TARGETjobs (including a chance to complete feedback forms and travel expenses)

Next event

28 October 2019
Portland Street, Manchester