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Rewards 2017-18

Please see below for an overview of the rewards which will be available for 2017-18.

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Internship - 200 points

Company

Quantity

Description

Sustainability Monitor

1

Stats and research internship.

TMLEP

4

Internships as medico-legal administrators.

Reflect Digital

4

Internships in digital marketing, account management and web development.

ADEY

1

Analytical Chemist internship in the Water Testing Lab.

Sevenoaks Town Council

1

Research internship, focused on public services.

Kent County Council

1

Internship focused on the economic impact of the Kent Environment Strategy.

Visionmetric

1

Internship focused on business processes and admin.

HRP

2

Internships focused on videography/creative content and sales.

Smart Maritime Limited

2

Internships focused on cyber and environmental impact.

Fluid Consulting

1

Internship focused on data science.

Visit Kent

1

Internship in marketing and events.

Enterprise Rent-a-Car

1

Sales and management internship.

The Landmark London

1

Videography internship.

KIMS Hospital

2

Placements in marketing and pharmacy.

Medway Council

9

Placements in Youth Services, Public Health, Health Statistics, Design, housing and Re-Generation Delivery, Community Workshops and web-design.

MCM Net

3

Internships in coding, content writing and digital marketing.

Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust

1

6-week placement focused on procurement.

Yoyo Design

1

Project management internship.

Inspired Technology

1

Sales and marketing internship.

Caliper

1

Social media marketing and content writing.

Collins Bespoke

1

Promotion and business internship.

Kreston Reeves

1

Internship working with the Online Outsourcing Accounting team.

Canterbury BID

1

Internship focused on the My Canterbury platform and the BID 2 renewal campaign.

Volume

4

Internships with the development team.

Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce

1

Internship assessing the economic impact of the business support programme.

EMIR

1

Internship in photography, working with the marketing team.

Wilkins Kennedy LLP

1

Internship in researching and reviewing accountancy in North Kent.

Mobile Caddy

2

Internship in marketing/creative services and one in engineering/coding.

Project Placement - 175 points

Company

Quantity

Description

Hub for Innovation and Enterprise

1

Chance to create and edit a promotional video.

Medway Council

1

Research focused on social isolation and/or mental health.

My Tipi Event

1

Videography project.

Time Quest

2

1 Videography and 1 photography project.

Bodiam Castle

1

Videography project.

Work Experience - 150 points

 

Company

Quantity

Description

Canterbury Cathedral

5

Work experience placements focused on community engagement and archives.

Canterbury Cathedral Lodge

1

Placement focused on event planning.

Convert Energy

1

Work experience placement focused on graphic design.

Handelsbanken

1

Work experience focused on corporate banking.

Royal Engineers Museum

3

Archives, collections and exhibitions placements.

Sleeping Giant Media

5

Placements focused on SEO, PPC, Digital Creative, video, marketing and more.

Waterstones

5

Work experience placements in publishing and retail.

Canterbury City Council

2

Placements focused on tourism/marketing and business development.

People United

2

Placements focused on fundraising and events.

Becket Chambers

1

One mini pupilage.

Lilford Gallery

2

Gallery-based work experience.

The Brett Group

2

Placements in Enviromnental/Sustainability and Finance/Accounting.

Jason Dodd Photography

1

2-week photography experience.

YouCan

1

Placements focused on fundraising, supporting events, marketing and administration.

JPP Law

1

Remote work experience focused on corporate law.

Kent Enterprise Trust

7

Work placements covering marketing, environmental work, fundraising, photography and events - great for anyone interested in working for a charity!

Historic Dockyard Chatham

5

Placements focused on marketing, collections, education and outreach.

Global Radio

1

Placement focused on working in various radio departments.

Lilford Gallery and Framers

2

Gallery experience and chance for a performance arts student to plan, deliver and perform in an event!

Nucleus Arts

2

Work experience focused on arts management.

DSTL

2

Remote research placements.

Velmai

6

Developing business cases for AI products.

Shepway District Council

2

Work experience placements in HR.

Medway Council

13

Placements in legal, HR, youth services, database management and finance.

KMTV

2

Placements in video production.

Stour Chambers

4

Mini Pupillages throughout the summer.

Huggins Financial Planning

1

Digital marketing work placement.

IONA

4

Placements focused on research (mental health and disabilities), marketing, business processes and database management.

Yoyo Design

2

Placements in design and coding.

Scaramanga Marketing

1

Work experience in marketing and digital marketing.

MidKent College

5

Placements in HR, data protection, finance, business development and IT services.

Audiopi

4

Work experience in social media/ website content, building and expanding databases, sound engineering and script editing.

Pearson

6

Work placements in publishing, digital publishing, production and marketing.

Time Quest

2

Work experience in game and puzzle design, and game mastering.

Kent Downs

2

Work experience at the Ash Project Art Exhibition and chance to undertake a photography project.

Digitom

1

Work experience in film production and editing.

University of Kent: School of Electronics and Engineering

1

Work experience with the Electronic Engineering team looking into academic research, technical course requirements and experiment planning.

Bryncoed Productions

1

Work experience as a runner for a Sky TV show.

Bodiam Castle (National Trust)

1

Placement as a Conservation Assistant.

Singularity Labs

4

Placements in data management and coding.

Southeastern Railway

2

Placements in engineering with the technical team.

K Sports

2

The opportunity to gain an insight into the Sports and Education Facilities.

Hospitality Finder

6

Placements with the finance team and marketing team.

Training - 125 points

Company

Quantity

Description

 

 

 

Work Shadowing - 100 points

Company

Quantity

Description

Let's Do Business Group

1

3-day shadowing business finance and Growth Hub team.

The Brett Group

1

Chance to shadow the inhouse Legal Director.

Romney Marsh Wools

2

The chance to attend sales-based trade show with the company directors.

ADEY

1

Lab-based experience for 5-days.

Perfectly Clear Marketing

1

Marketing, digital marketing and business development placement.

Fluid Consulting

1

Chance to shadow the company director - great for SPS students!

Enterprise Rent-a-Car

1

Opportunity to shadow ERAC Graduate Recruiters!

Nucleus Arts

3

Chance to gain insight into management, retail operations and outreach.

Tunbridge Wells Borough Council

4

Chance to shadow the Director of Change & Communities and the Chief Executive.

Medway Council

2

Project management placements.

Canterbury Innovation Centre

1

Shadow the Centre Manager.

MidKent College

1

Shadow the Execurive Director Employers and Corporate Services.

Civil Service Fast Stream

2

The chance to shadow senior Civil Servants!

Santander Universities

10

Retail banking placement.

Southall Travel

1

Shadow the sales director.

Mock Assessment - 75 points

Company

Quantity

Description

Enterprise Rent-a-Car

30

Chance to attend an mock ERAC graduate assessment centre.

Santander Universities

20

The chance to experience a Santander graduate assessment centre.

Company Experience - 75 points

Company

Quantity

Description

Royal Engineers Museum

6

Unique behind the scenes tour of the museum's collection.

Shepherd Neame

40

Tours and workshops focused on marketing, sciences and architecture.

Nucleus Arts

10

Chance to attend 'Nucleus Arts Experience Day'

FDM

30

Tour of HQ, including chance to attend workshops and network with senior management.

Kent Fire and Rescue Service

40

A presentation at the Road Safety Experience followed by a fire investigation presentation looking at the legal aspects of scene evidence.

Skills Workshop - 75 points

Company

Quantity

Description

Chaucer Speakers Club

30

Workshop on public speaking.

Global Growth Institute

30

A session from their World Class Manager programme.

Becket Chambers

6

Session on advocacy.

JPP Law

30

Session on working in the legal sector.

Enterprise Rent-a-Car

30

A workshop on personal branding.

Caliper

8

'Launching your Career with Confidence' session.

Shepway District Council

4

Chance to attend a staff workshop.

FDM

30

CV and Interviews workshop.

PepsiCo

30

Introduction to the media industry.

Tunbridge Wells Borough Council

30

A workshop on working in local government.

Bryncoed Productions

30

A media/TV workshop.

Employability Session - 50 points

Company

Quantity

Description

Dehns

5

Session on 'How to become a Patent Attorney'

Becket Chambers

2

Sessions on life as a barrister, CVs and General Career Advice

Royal Engineers Museum

8

Chance to meet and spend time with the musuem's director.

Family Law Kent

2

1-1 appointments with a Family Law Solicitor.

Meridian Business Support

6

1-1 appointments with a recruitment specialist.

Voucher - 50 points

Company

Quantity

Description

University of Kent

76

£10 Amazon vouchers.

Sponsored Prize

Company

Quantity

Description

BAE Systems

1

£150 Amazon voucher for 'The Highest Scoring First Year Undergraduate Student'.

Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce

1

£250 Amazon voucher to the 'Highest Scoring Student from the Faculty of Social Sciences'.

Study Plus

1

£150 Amazon voucher to the 'EP Student who gains the most points from completing Study Plus courses in 2017-18'.

Medway Council

1

£350 Amazon voucher for the 'HIghest Scoring Medway Student' and £150 for the 'Highest Scoring Student Studying a Business Related Degree in Medway'.

Reflect Digital

1

£200 Amazon voucher for the 'Highest Scoring Postgraduate Student'.

Canterbury City Council

1

£250 Amazon voucher for the 'Highest Scoring Humanities Student'.

Canterbury Cathedral

1

£250 Amazon voucher for the 'Highest Scoring Student from the Faculty of Sciences'.

Caliper

1

£150 Amazon voucher for the 'Highest Scoring Student who has Completed the Careers Award on Moodle'.

Nucleus Arts

1

£150 Amazon voucher for the 'Highest Scoring Creative Student'

Civil Service Fast Stream

1

£150 Amazon voucher for the 'Highest Scoring Heritage Student'

IONA

1

£150 Amazon voucher for the 'Highest Scoring Student undertaking Academic Peer Mentoring'

Yoyo Design

1

£150 Amazon voucher for the 'Highest Scoring Student Studying at a European Centre'

Kreston Reeves

2

£350 Amazon voucher for the 'Student who has Logged the Highest Number of Points 2017-18' and £250 Amazon voucher for the runner-up

Enterprise Rent-a-Car

1

£350 Amazon voucher for the 'Highest Scoring Canterbury Student'

Santander Universities

1

£150 Amazon voucher for the 'Highest Scoring Finance Student'

K Sports

1

£150 Amazon voucher for the 'Highest Scoring Society President or Sports Team Captain'

 

 

 

 

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Last Updated: 26/02/2018