The College of Kent Professions Admonitory Administration.

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Opportunities publicized in national and territorial daily papers, and New Scientist ... materials researcher, bolster expert, clinical researcher, meteorologist and so on ...
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 The University of Kent Careers Advisory Service Forensic Science and Physics Careers You can download a duplicate of this presentation at

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Location of the Careers Service Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays including excursions. The Careers Web Site is accessible day in and day out

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The Careers Advisory Service The Careers Center is in Keynes College Driveway

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Careers Web Site

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QUIZ What employments would you be able to do with a material science or scientific science degree? What aptitudes have you picked up on your degree that you can "offer" to enrollment specialists.

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Skills picked up on a Forensic Science or Physics Degree Gather and investigate significant data from a wide assortment of sources Identify and propose answers for issues Work with others in the readiness and presentation of gathering work (bunch ventures) Project administration Technical aptitudes Work freely (singular tasks) Communicate with others in an unmistakable and understandable way Present thoughts and contentions verbally in presentations and workshops, and casual examinations

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BECAUSE: Learn new abilities rapidly Analyze & take care of issues Numeracy Open to new thoughts, versatile and adaptable "Supervisors of progress" Marketing and Sales Retailing Social Work Personnel Civil Service Accountancy Banking Computing 33% of graduate employments acknowledge any degree subject.

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FORENSIC SCIENCE EMPLOYERS Forensic Science Service . 6 labs - Chepstow, Chorley, Huntingdon, London and Wetherby (Send theoretical applications to B\'ham HQ. Opportunities publicized in national and territorial daily papers, and New Scientist Police Laboratories - 4 in Scotland FS Agency of Northern Ireland - Belfast Qinetiq - Fort Halstead, Kent - investigation of terrorist-related explosives. Home Office (Police Scientific Dev\'t Branch) innovative work on gear and frameworks utilized for the police and fire administrations.

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FORENSIC SCIENCE EMPLOYERS Customs and Excise strengths utilize regular citizens as scenes of wrongdoing officers . Free criminological temporary workers - may require experience to work for these. Research center of the Government Chemist - Middlesex - scientific science, purchaser protection  contamination and wellbeing, DNA and medication investigation likewise archive examination for Inland Revenue and DSS. Criminological Alliance Limited Document Evidence

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Physics Employers Industry BAe Systems, Thales, Rolls Royce, Roke Manor Research Nuclear Power - AEA Technology, BNFL, British Energy, Powergen, National Radiological Protection Board Hospitals – Medical material science Defense - Qinetiq, DESG, GCHQ, AWE Space - Astrium, European Space Agency Computing - Logica, IBM, Tessella, Aligent Geophysics - Western Geophysical, Gardline Surveys Other - British Antarctic Survey, CERN, Met. Office Many physicists occupations don\'t have the employment title "physicist": you might be known as an improvement engineer, frameworks engineer, materials researcher, bolster examiner, clinical researcher, meteorologist and so forth

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What would I be able to do with my degree subject? What graduates in your subject did subsequent to leaving Kent Jobs identified with your subject Employers and opening sources Forensic Science Physics

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Research & Development Clinical Scientists Science Teaching Information Scientist Patent Examiner Patent Agent Scientific Administrator Technical Author, Science Journalist & Medical Writer Other Science Jobs

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Speculative CVs use Forensic Sci. professions page Kent University Vacancies Lists I will email outlines of these to you in definite year. Prospects Web Science Recruitment Agencies - some offer interim lab work in excursions. Directories GET, Prospects New Scientist Royal Society of Chemistry - incorporates opening from Chemistry in Britain magazine Science Vacancy Sources

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Postgraduate Study TAUGHT Higher degrees by taught course & paper – MSc. Length: one logbook year (September - September) RESEARCH PhD. Length: no less than three years for PhD. Work freely to set up a postulation FUNDING Normally require 2:1 for exploration gathering bursary – expenses paid, in addition to about £11,000 stipend

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Advantages of a Sandwich Placement. Pick up bunches of new aptitudes : and have heaps of confirmation of these abilities for definite year applications. Typically get higher degree class . Allows you to experiment with a profession . Pick up extraordinarily in self-assurance and development . Learn application and meeting aptitudes . A few managers just enroll arrangement understudies. May land a position offer for when you graduate Much lower unemployment rate after graduation and normally in much better quality employments. Much better risk of turning into a researcher. Generally generously compensated!

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CHOOSING A CAREER Choosing a Career Booklet - accessible in Careers Service. Prospects Planner - intense profession decision program Explorer

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Science excursion work Science Recruitment Agencies STEP Paid undertaking work in littler organizations for second year understudies. 1400, 8 week extends every mid year. Pay £190 every week Careers Database Speculative CVs to firms in your general vicinity

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If you can\'t get a science position … Do something outside science that builds up your teamworking/sorting out/critical thinking aptitudes BUNAC Summer work in the USA, Canada, Australia, Jamaica and Ghana Camp America Camp Counselors USA and Work Experience USA CIEE work involvement in the USA, Canada, Australia and NZ

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How to apply CV and Covering Letter – theoretical applications and little organizations. See science CV case Application structure On-line application structure – enormous organizations For see

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WEB PAGES Kent Vacancy Database Prospects Web Applications and Interviews (incorporates evaluation focuses and psychometric tests and so forth.) Example CVs & Covering Letters Practice Interviews Interview Reports – heaps of actuarial meetings!

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Videos APPLICATIONS INTERVIEWS – now on-line neighborhood/IntVid.htm ON-LINE APPLICATIONS SELECTION Centers All last around 25 minutes and are fabulous! Simply request that at Careers Reception see Now all on a DVD you can obtain.

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Careers Talks and Employer Presentations VACANCY AND WORK EXPERIENCE DATABASE

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Other focuses Check you grounds messages consistently as I will send you messages on an excursion work, vocations talks, opening and so forth. Get effectively included in college life so you have confirmation of cooperation, arranging, administration and so forth abilities for your CV. Apply right off the bat in your last year – shutting dates are regularly in the main term.

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Bruce Woodcock Normally on obligation TUESDAY MORNINGS (10.30 am - 12.30 pm) and WEDNESDAY AND FRIDAY AFTERNOONS (2.00 - 5.00 pm). You don\'t have to book an arrangement to see me at these circumstances. Email: - for enquires that I can answer BRIEFLY Can likewise make arrangement for meeting: book at Careers Reception.

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The University of Kent Careers Advisory Service You can download a duplicate of this presentation at

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