Innovations in recognising wider student attainments and employability

NUCCAT are now taking bookings for their next workshop.

Details and how to book are below:

Date: Monday 20th October 2014
Time: 10.30am – 3.30pm
Venue: University of Bradford, Room D3, Richmond Building.

Naomi Oosman-Watts, Employability Manager, University of Cumbria.
Joanne Beaumont, Head of Careers & Employability, University of Bradford.
Lucy Madahar, Head of Careers and Employability, De Montfort University.

The workshop will explore:

University of Cumbria –

  • The Cumbria Employability Plan: Working across the institution to create a culture of Employability
  • Employability events at Cumbria: What we do and why it works
  • Designing and developing the Career Ahead Employability Award
  • Embedding Career Ahead into the curriculum: Programme design and development
  • Q&A

University of Bradford –

  • Bradford’s employability strategy
  • Employability in the curriculum, co-curriculum and extra-curriculum
  • Student engagement with the employability offer
  • Employability and the HEAR

De Montfort University –

  • DMU’s Employability Strategy 2012-15
  • The employability journey to date: investment, structures and initiatives
  • DMU’s new Employability Programme 2014-17
  • The employability journey going forward: from bolt-on to embedding
  • Q&A

Please forward to colleagues who may also be interested. A programme and booking form can be found using the following link:

Please direct any queries to Jayne Kelly, NUCCAT Administrator, on  01695 584562