From Volunteering to Marketing Assistant- FASS Internship Scheme Intern Experience blog

Eleni Georgiou interned with Lancashire Arts as part of the FASS Internship Scheme. Below, she discusses her experience in the role of Marketing Assistant with the company. “If you asked me the question of whether I would ever imagine completing an internship as the Marketing Assistant at Lancaster Arts 2 years ago, I would have Read more about From Volunteering to Marketing Assistant- FASS Internship Scheme Intern Experience blog[…]

Creative Careers Pathways Event

ScreenSkills recently hosted a Creative Careers Pathways Event in Media City, Salford which our Careers and Placements Consultant Katharine Price- Edwards and Placements and Internships Coordinator Sarah Batty attended. In this blog, we share some of the insight we gained from the experts at this event (and a few super useful resources too!) that might Read more about Creative Careers Pathways Event[…]

Crowberry Consulting Application- Hints and Tips!

Last year, third year Law student Ellie Digby, successfully undertook a FASS Legal Executive Internship with Crowberry Consulting in Chorley. In this blog post, she’s offering current students helpful hints and tips who are hoping to apply for this internship.   DO YOUR RESEARCH – Sometimes the company you are applying for an internship with Read more about Crowberry Consulting Application- Hints and Tips![…]

📣 Placement Year sign up deadline extended to Monday 28th January! 📣

We know it’s a hectic time of year, so we’ve given you all an extra week to register interest in the Placement Year. A placement year (sometimes known as a sandwich year, or year in industry) is a year of professional paid employment which you can add to your degree, extending your degree from three Read more about 📣 Placement Year sign up deadline extended to Monday 28th January! 📣[…]

Becky Bowman’s Placement Year story as a Stained Glass Artist

In December 2018 I had the pleasure of catching up with Becky Bowman, a BA Fine Art with Placement Year student who is flourishing in her Placement Year role as a Stained Glass Artist with Reyntein Studios in London. Becky discovered this opportunity through a family friend who had also worked as an intern with Read more about Becky Bowman’s Placement Year story as a Stained Glass Artist[…]

Placement Year Applications- Speculative Approaches

Have you heard the term ‘speculative application’ thrown about a lot but you’re not entirely sure what it means? Or are you not finding the sort of roles that interest you, but know which organisations you would like to work for? Hopefully, this guide to speculative applications will help you understand the term, and start Read more about Placement Year Applications- Speculative Approaches[…]

Cameron’s FASS Internship story with The Harris Museum

Cameron Fleming (History) bagged his role as a History Curator with The Harris Museum in Preston, in summer 2018 My first journey to the Harris was one of the most daunting experiences of my life. Perhaps it seems ill to start what will be a resoundingly happy story with a sour note; but it makes Read more about Cameron’s FASS Internship story with The Harris Museum[…]

Lune Valley Swimming Pool

FASS Internship Experience: Olivia Dunphy

Olivia Dunphy, a third year English Literature student has spent the summer working on a community project; the Lune Valley Community Society, in which inhabitants of a village in the Lune Valley have come together to reopen the local village pool. Olivia was working for them as a Community Engagement & Project Development Intern, which has Read more about FASS Internship Experience: Olivia Dunphy[…]

Morgan Stanley

Developing Commercial Awareness with Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley have composed a series of webinars, to give you an insight into Morgan Stanley’s divisions and how each of them interact- these are global in context and are useful for boosting commercial awareness. Morgan Stanley are open to applications from students of any discipline; so no matter your degree subject, if these areas Read more about Developing Commercial Awareness with Morgan Stanley[…]