Internships – Transcript
What to do after graduating:
[Image of a Swan in a graduation cap holding some sheets of paper. A line comes out of the paper to some text 'What to do after graduating', indicating the swan is reading this line off the paper. The swan looks confused.]
The swan has a speech bubble: 'Aren't internships something you do while you're still a student?
Text: While some opportunities are still aimed at students...
[A swan types furiously at a laptop with a coffee next to it]
Text: The University of Lincoln partners with companies to offer many graduate internships.
[A swan with a graduation cap stands, shining, with its wings outstretched]
[A swan looks out into the distance to a building labelled 'BizCo']
Text: If you want to work for a particular company, you may be eligible for a funded internship with the support of the Uni's Careers & Employability Team.
What Will I Do?
[A Swan works, typing at a PC]
Text: Mostly, you'll be working as if you are a regular employee and you will be working at a graduate level.
Text: You can take advantage of having the chance to make professional connections and gain extra guidance.
[Three swans sit around a meeting table, discussing something. One is taking notes.]
[A swan in a construction hat lays out a blueprint labelled 'Plans']
Text: You'll gain hands-on experience in a set time frame to boost your career prospects.
Why Do It?
Text: Here's some insights from University of Lincoln alumni
[An image of Shey Osibowale, with a label underneath her stating her name and 'Account Executive, Shooting Star PR'.]
Shey's speech bubble: 'It's a great way to get experience - it's also a great way to get your foot in the door, gets you knowing people in the industry you're trying to get into.'
[An image of Guy Holwell, with a label underneath stating his name and 'Environment Health & Safety Officer, Longhurst Group']
Guy's speech bubble: 'An internship gave me the extra help and support I needed to get a grasp on the world of work'
[An image of Jo Graham, with a label underneath stating her name and 'Digital Media Developer, Mortons Media Group']
Jo's speech bubble: 'It's thanks to my internship that I have such a fantastic job today!'
Where To Look
Text: Check out the Jobs tab on the University of Lincoln Careers & Employability site. Under it, you'll find:
- How to register or login to our job search
- Internship listings from companies partnered with the University
- Information on how to get job alerts from our social media.
[A swan looks at its phone, which has a small globe shape (an internet symbol) emanating from it]
[A swan speaks happily into a phone]
Swan's speech bubble: 'Hi, I'm studying at the University of Lincoln and...'
Text: Get in contact with companies who interest you, and ask them directly if they could offer you any opportunities.