Blind in Business, helping sight impaired gradutes into work

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Stand: M44

 

Blind in Business

Our free careers service helps visually impaired students & graduates to compete equally with sighted candidates for good jobs. We offer employment workshops at UK universities & provide one-to-one training & support.

 

Type of opportunity offered

> Postgraduate study/Professional training

 

Sector offered

Accountancy and financial management Advertising, marketing and PR
Civil and structural engineering Construction and building services
Consumer goods and FMCG Engineering
Financial services and insurance Healthcare
Hospitality, leisure and travel HR and recruitment
Investment banking and investment IT and Technology
Law (barristers) Law (solicitors)
Logistics, transport and supply chain Management and business
Management consulting >Media, journalism and PR
Property Public service, charity and social work
Quantity surveying and building surveying Retail, buying and merchandising
Sales Science and research
> Teaching   

 

About Blind in Business, helping sight impaired graduates into work

Blind in Business

Our free careers service helps visually impaired students & graduates to compete equally with sighted candidates for good jobs. We offer employment workshops at UK universities & provide one-to-one training & support.

Careers Service:
> Advice on adapting psychometric tests & assessment centres
> Information on ‘Access to Work’ & assistive technology
> Help finding a permanent job or internship
> Interview practice with graduate employers
> Speed interview events & residential careers workshops

What People Say

“Blind in Business stood by my side through 5 years of the trials & tribulations at university & were instrumental in securing a job for me as a trainee lawyer at one of the world’s largest law firms Ashurst LLP.” Michael Smith (KCL Graduate)

Employers: Supporting Blind in Business

> Give mock interviews & feedback
> Provide work experience & internship opportunities

What People Say
“I have attended two Blind in Business events & the high standard of candidates we have met has continued to impress us. Since we have attended these events we continue to see Blind in Business grads connect with Channel 4 & in some cases secure places on our graduate programmes.” Simon Deveraux, Channel 4

   

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