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Rewards 2018-19

Please see below for an overview of the rewards which will be available for 2018-19.

You can view the rewards offered in 2017-18 here.

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Internship - 200 points

Company

Quantity

Description

TMLEP

3

Internships as a medico-legal administrator.

Reflect Digital

4

Internships in project management, digital marketing and web design.

Enterprise Rent-a-Car 1 Internship in sales and management.
Kreston Reeves 1 Accountancy internship.
JF Tobias 1 Internship focused on sales, client acquisition, business development in the wine industry.
Sevenoaks Town Council 1 Internship working on strategic projects in the council.
MCM Net 3 Internships in digital marketing, content writing and web development.
Medway Council 4 Internships focused on Housing Strategy, Public Health, planning events for the Youth Scheme and another on stats.
Nucleus Arts 1 Research internship looking at the link between the arts and mental health.
Yoyo Design 1 Project management internship.
Sustainability Monitor 1 Research and data analysis internship.
Pentins Financial Planners 1 Internship involving the design and implementation of a social media strategy.
Kent County Council 1 An internship in the Sustainable Business and Communities team.
ZTP 3 Internships utilising langauge skills to undertake research projects.
Landmark London 1 Internship focusing on videography.
ADEY 2 Internships in chemistry and micro-biology.
Arcade 1 An internship in marketing and communications.
Kent Live 1 An internship focused on journalism.
EMIR 1 An internship focused on marketing.
Shepherd Neame 1 An internship focused on IT.
Southeastern Railway 6 Internships in psychology,project management, procurement and business administration.
Canterbury BID 1 Events and Marketing Assistant internship.
KIMS Hospital 1 Pharmacy internship.
Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce 1 Data analytics internship.
SARD 1 Technical and programming internship
The Wonderful Creative Agency 2 Internships in web development and digital content/video.

Project Placement - 175 points

Company

Quantity

Description

Historic Dockyard Chatham

1

Chance to create a promo video.

UseUni 1 Opportunity to create and implement a social media strategy.
ETLA 1 A project for Environmental Social Sciences students, researching Natural Capital Accounting.
Hub for Innovation and Enterprise 1 Chance to create a promo video.
Medway Council 5 Projects focusing on marketing strategy, sexual health research and social isolationism.

Work Experience - 150 points

 

Company

Quantity

Description

Canterbury Cathedral Lodge

1

3-week placement in events coordination.

Jason Dodd Photography

1

2-week placement in a professional photography business.

Lilford Gallery and Framing

2

Placements focused on gallery management, curating and more.

Becket Chambers

1

Mini pupillage.

Folkestone and Hythe District Council

2

Chance to undertake placements focusing on HR projects.

Scaramanga Marketing

1

A placement focused on all aspects of marketing.

Handelsbanken

1

A chance to experience corporate banking.

Digitom

1

Work experience focused video production.

Global Radio

1

Work experience in a successful commercial radio station.

Sleeping Giant Media

5

Work experience with an award-winning search and social marketing agency.

Kent Innovation and Enterprise

1

Work experience with the Business Relationships Team, and the Hub and EP teams.

K Sports

2

Work experience focusing on the day-to-day management of the Sports and Education facility.

Royal Engineers Museum

3

Placements focused on archiving and exhibitions.

MFW Accountants

1

Work experience in the accounts team.

Stour Chambers

4

Mini pupillages with barristers with the Stour Chambers.

Bryncoed Productions

1

Placement as either a TV runner or office-based development work.

Romney Marsh Wools 1 Placement focused on sales, marketing and business development.
Wildwood 1 Placement focused on animal conservation.
JPP Law 1 Remote placement focused on commercial law.
Historic Dockyard Chatham 9 Placements in archives, outreach, volunteer management, education and marketing.
Demelza 8 Work experience in event planning and delivery, research into dietary requirements and retail activity.
UseUni 1 Work placement focused on business development and client relationships.
Yoyo Design 2 Work experience in web design/development and graphic design.
Bakerwell 1 Work experience focusing on ecological surveys and report writing.
East Kent Mencap 2 Work experience in event planning and management.
Canterbury Cathedral 5 Work experience in archives and community engagement.
Medway Council 17 Work experience placements in various areas, including the delivery of the Youth Scheme, intranet design, legal, communications and PR, HR, business change and financial strategy.
EDA 1 Work experience in electronic engineering
Lilford Gallery 2 Long-term placements in arts curating, research and more!
Brett Group 2 Placements in finance and IT.
People United 2 Work experience in fundraising and event planning.
DSTL 6 Remote research work experience.
Arcade 2 One placement in coding, and one in user experience design.
Convert Energy 1 Research placement focused on business CRM systems.
Kent Enterprise Trust 6 Placements working as: an environmental champion, volunteer film/photographer, volunteer team leader, marketing volunteer, events volunteer and fundraiser volunteer.
You Can 2 Experience in event planning and fundraising.
Kent Downs: Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty 1 Experience looking at the environmental impact of undergrounding overhead electricity cables.
KMTV 2 Placements for video producers and/or graphic designers to work on commercial and promotional content.
National Trust 1 A placement focused on castle conservation.
University of Kent 3 Work experience in procurement and with the Dean of Internationalisation focusing on projects.
MidKent College 3 Placements in finance, business development and data protection laws.
Samaritans 5 Work experience focusing on planning and hosting an event raising awareness of the charity.
Iona 2 Resesarch work experience focusing on disabilities.
Porchlight 2 Statistics and data analysis work experience.
Shepherd Neame 1 Visitor Operations, including tours, weddings and event planning.
AbBaltis 2 Work experience in the lab.
Canterbury City Council 2 Digital marketing work experience for Visit Canterbury and StartMyBiz/GrowMyBiz
Waterstones 1 Work experience in retail, publishing and events.

Training - 125 points

Company

Quantity

Description

MTD Training

1

2-day Essential Management Skills training course.

MTD Sales Training

1

2-day Essential Selling Skills.

Skillshub

1

12-month subscription to the Skillshub training courses.

Work Shadowing - 100 points

Company

Quantity

Description

Sweetinburgh and Windsor

1

Chance to shadow a Patent Attorney.

Brett Group

1

Chance to shadow the Director of Legal Services.

Tunbridge Wells Borough Council

2

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

Romney Marsh Wools 2 Two students will attend sales events with the company directors.
Enterprise Rent-a-Car 1 Chance to shadow recruitment managers.
Demelza 1 Shadowing placement in fundraising management.
East Kent Mencap 1 Shadowing placement in fundraising management.
Nucleus Arts 3 Chance to undertake shadowing placements in management, outreach and the arts industry.
Civil Service Fast Stream 7 Chance to shadow both senior Civil Servants and current Fast Streamers!
Perfectly Clear Marketing 1 Chance to gain an insight into marketing, business development and digital marketing.
Pentins Financial Planners 2 Opportunity to shadow the company director, looking at client account management, and the opportunity to shadow a financial planner, focusing on the technical aspects of the role.
Canterbury Innovation Centre 1 Chance to shadow the centre manager.
ADEY 2 5-day placements in chemistry or micro-biology.
MidKent College 1 Chance to shadow a director.

Mock Assessment - 75 points

Company

Quantity

Description

Enterprise Rent-a-Car

30

Chance to experience a graduate assessment centre.

Santander 20 A mock assessment centre.

Company Experience - 75 points

Company

Quantity

Description

FDM

30

The chance to attend a London HQ experience day.

Folkestone and Hythe District Council

4

Students can attend an inhouse training session.

Kent Fire and Rescue

20

Chance to attend a Fire Investigation day.

Royal Engineers Museum

8

Exclusive behind the scenes tour of the archives and collections.

Shepherd Neame

40

The chance to attend a tour, lunch and unique sessions on marketing, architecture and scientific processes.

Nucleus Arts 10 Nucleus Arts creative day.
Civil Service Fast Stream 10 Whitehall Experience Day, involving tours, workshops and more.
BAE Systems 18 Tour of the BAE site, with the opportunity to have a go on some of the equipment.
AbBaltis 6 Training session, tour of Kent Science Park and career guidance.

Skills Workshop - 75 points

Company

Quantity

Description

Becket Chambers

5

The chance to attend a session on advoacy.

FDM

30

FDM's Application Masterclass

Global Growth Institute

30

A chance to experience a proportion of the World Class Management programme.

Tunbridge Wells Borough Council

30

Chance to find out about careers in local government.

Bryncoed Productions

30

Workshop focusing on the TV industry.

JPP Law 30 Workshop focused on working in the legal sector.
Enterprise Rent-a-Car 30 Session on personal branding.
Chaucer Speakers Club 30 Public speaking masterclass
PepsiCo 30 Workshop in communications, PR and media.
Caliper 8 Full day session on career confidence.
Waterstones 30 Workshop on publishing and retail.

Employability Session - 50 points

Company

Quantity

Description

Dehns

5

Session covering 'What is a Patent Attorney?'

Becket Chambers

2

Chance to have a 1-1 appointment with a barrister

Royal Engineers Museum

5

Chance for to meet the Head Curator.

Family Law Kent 2 1-1 appointments with a solicitor.

Voucher - 50 points

Company

Quantity

Description

University of Kent

 

£10 Amazon Vouchers

Sponsored Prize

Company

Quantity

Description

Reflect Digital

1

£250 Amazon voucher for the highest scoring Postgraduate student.

K Sports

1

£150 Amazon voucher for the highest scoring society president or sports team captain.

Medway Council

2

£150 Amazon voucher for the Medway business prize and £350 Amazon voucher for the highest scoring Medway student.

Enterprise Rent-a-Car 1 £250 Amazon voucher for the highest scoring Canterbury student.
Kreston Reeves 2 £350 and £250 Amazon vouchers for the top two highest scoring students in 2018-19.
Yoyo Design 1 £150 Amazon voucher for the highest scoring student studying in Europe.
Canterbury Cathedral 1 £250 Amazon voucher for the highest scoring student from the Faculty of Science.
Nucleus Arts 1 £150 Amazon voucher for the highest scoring student studying a creative degree.
Civil Service Fast Stream 1 £150 Amazon voucher for the highest scoring student studying a heritage related degree.
BAE Systems 1 £150 Amazon voucher for the highest scoring first year undergraduate student.
Caliper 1 £150 Amazon voucher for the highest scoring student who has completed the Careers Award on Moodle.
Santander Universities 1 £150 Amazon voucher - category TBC.
Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce 1 £250 Amazon voucher for highest scoring student from the Faculty of Social Sciences.
Study Plus 1 £150 Amazon voucher to the EP student who logged the highest number of points by completing Study Plus courses.
Southeastern 3 £150, £100 and £50 Amazon vouchers for the EP students who log the most volunteering hours for the KSCV Award.
Iona 1 £150 Amazon voucher for the highest scoring student participaint in student mentoring.
Canterbury City Council 1 £250 Amazon voucher for the highest scoring student from the Faculty of Humanities.

 

 

 

 

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Last Updated: 15/02/2019