Along with the resources listed here, we have take away literature within the Career Service.
Search for voluntary and paid opportunities in charities and the not-for-profit sector.
Offering adventures around the world, volunteering with major partners like the Red Cross, UNESCO and AWF.
|Give what you're good at http://www.givewhatyouregoodat.co.uk|
Website which matches professionals who want to give their skills, with charities and social enterprises that need their help.
|i-to-i Volunteer Programs http://www.i-to-i.com/volunteer|
Provider of volunteer opportunities throughout the world
|International Citizen Service http://www.volunteerics.org/|
Backed by the UK Government, this Service offers 12 week voluntary placements abroad to all 18-25 year olds based in the UK.
|Sheffield help yourself database http://www.sheffieldhelpyourself.org.uk/|
Online directory of more than 5000 clubs, organisations, services and groups in Sheffield covering a wide range of subjects from health to sport, from community care to religion. Useful for students wishing to identify organisations to approach for voluntary work opportunities.
|World Wide Volunteering http://www.wwv.org.uk|
Offers a searchable database of volunteer projects around the world
|Year Out Group http://www.yearoutgroup.org/|
Information and guidance for planning a year out
|A student's guide to the top undergraduate employers 2016 - 2017|
Guide offering information on the top companies which offer placements, internships, vacation schemes and insight days. Free take away copies may be available from the Careers Service.
|Internships (Target jobs) 2017|
Annual guide to finding work experience in different occupational sectors, with A-Z of employers. Take-away copies may be available from the Careers Service.
|Access Professions http://accessprofessions.com/|
Register by entering key information such as grades, subject interests, career aspirations and background. You will then be notified by email of relevant opportunities from universities, businesses and third sector organisations, such as summer schools, work experience and taster days.
|AGCAS / TARGETjobs - Getting work experience as an international student http://targetjobs.co.uk/careers-advice/international-students/417078-getting-work-experience-as-an-international-student|
Advice on the rules around working whilst studying and how to find part-time work in the UK.
|Degrees with Employment Experience http://www.careers.dept.shef.ac.uk/videos/enhance22.html|
A Careers Service DVD
|Erasmus Intern http://erasmusintern.org//|
Resource developed by the Erasmus Student Network (ESN). Organisations can publish their internship offers and search for interns, and students that want to do an internship abroad can create profiles, search and apply for internships vacancies.
Search for paid and unpaid (summer) internships, work placements, traineeships, graduation assignments, voluntary work in Europe, Asia, Americas, USA, Africa, Australia
|Go international http://www.go.international.ac.uk/|
The latest policy, research, statistics, case studies and opportunities for study and work abroad. Also provides information on the benefits of international experience, as well as guidance on sources of funding.
|Graduate Talent Pool http://graduatetalentpool.direct.gov.uk/cms/ShowPage/Home_page/p!ecaaefg|
Graduate initiative offering internships in the private, public and third sector. The web site allows 2008/9 graduates to search for employers and high quality internship vacancies, and receive the latest vacancies via email.
Specialist internship provider focusing solely on Australia and New Zealand Internships or work placements
|More than work http://www.nases.org.uk/more-than-work|
Information on all student employment issues from NASES (National Union of Student Employment)
Offers a database of temporary work opportunities advertised by major national recruiters
|Rate My Placement http://www.ratemyplacement.co.uk/|
Search for undergraduate work experience opportunities including summer and one year placements, and short insight opportunities.
A national scheme offering paid summer placements in small and medium sized enterprises for second and penultimate year students
|Student Gems http://www.studentgems.com/|
Website which matches up students and one-off projects
|Student Ladder http://www.studentladder.co.uk/|
Information on over 1500 work placements, graduate schemes & internship opportunities for 16-24 year old students
|TARGETjobs - work experience http://targetjobs.co.uk/work-experience|
Offers advice on finding internships and placements, and includes a database of jobs and employers.
|Yorkshire Graduates internships http://www.yorkshiregraduates.co.uk/internships/?_ts=20737|
3 to 12 month contracts with Yorkshire based employers with added training and support