School/Region Specific Opportunities - Speakers for Schools

School/Region Specific Opportunities

Work experiences or insight days tailored to school(s) in a specific region. 

During these placements, employers will give you an insight into what it is like to work in their industry with the opportunity to take part in projects, meetings and meet industry professionals.

For in-person opportunities, participating schools are responsible for completion of any risk assessment/health and safety checks in line with your school policy and procedures for external educational visits e.g. risk assessment, insurance etc. 


MISSION imPOSSIBLE……Set yourself up for success!

Employer: Diaceutics

Experience type: In-person Insight Day (one day taster session)

Industry: Data Analytics, Science, Marketing, HR, Sales, Legal

Date: 28/02/2023

Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm

Location: First Floor Building Two, Dataworks at Kings Hall Health and Wellbeing Park, Belfast, BT9 6GW

Ages: 16-18

School/College(s): Rathmore Grammar School, Methodist College, Belfast Royal Academy, Grosvenor Grammar, Aquinas Grammar School, Wellington College, Lagan College, Hunterhouse College, St Colm’s High School, Malone Integrated College, Victoria College

Only open for teacher bookings

Have you pictured a career in data analytics or in science without working in a lab or perhaps marketing? Are you struggling to decide which career path is right for you?

We hear you.

Come along to our insight session and hear from the many employees across different fields that make up the Diaceutics community and let us help you shape your future.

At Diaceutics we believe that every patient should have access to the right treatment at the right time. We provide the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies with an end-to-end solution for the launch of their therapies enabled by our platform; DXRX – The Diagnostic Network®

Join us on our Insight day to:

Learn about Diaceutics

  • Gain insight to the world of work whether virtual or come visit our state-of-the-art Belfast HQ site
  • You will get an opportunity to hear from our passionate employees talk about how they got into the roles they are in today including subjects selected and potential career opportunities that can lead you in
  • Learn fields such as Legal, Data, Science, Sales and Marketing to name a few.
  • You will have an opportunity with each presenter for a Q&A session to ensure you are getting the answers and information you want.
  • You will have an opportunity to participate in an interview skills training session

Expenses: Enquiries to ni@speakersforschools.org

Application Closing Date: 14/02/202


Live locally, work globally with a career at Citi

Experience type: In-person Insight Day (one day taster session)

Industry: Financial Services

Date: 08/03/2023

Time: 10am – 3pm

Location: Citi, Gateway House, 60 Sydenham Road, Belfast BT3 9DP

Ages: 16-19

School/College(s): NI schools and colleges only – Group bookings with a maximum of 5 x students per school + staff supervisor (Priority will be given to schools with 40% students on FSM and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.)

Only open for teacher bookings

With over 3,500 employees now in Citi Belfast, we are one of the largest employers in Northern Ireland and the largest provider of financial services. We continue to grow and build upon our footprint as the only global investment bank to operate in Northern Ireland. Every day in Belfast, our globally focused teams interact with employees in over 100 countries, processing over 600,000 transactions, and settling more than a trillion dollars in payments. We have a huge array of professional roles across our Technology, Legal, Compliance, HR, Surveillance, Markets, Operations teams.

We offer careers not jobs
We believe banking can be for everyone. We take an expansive view of accessing talent and recognise the importance of expanding diversity and intersectionality when recruiting. From apprenticeships to internships, placements and graduate programmes, we have it covered across multiples areas. We would love your students to join us on Wednesday 8th March to find out who we are, what we do and learn more about careers pathways in Citi.

ITINERARY
• Registration
• Welcome & Introduction
• Meet the Team, an opportunity to network with other students and Citi staff from various roles and experience levels
• Skills Workshop, insight from our recruitment team on writing an impactful CV
• Citi Zones – Technology, Legal, Compliance, HR, Surveillance, Markets, Operations and much more. Hear about the many functions at Citi Belfast and what sort of skills are needed in each of these areas.
LUNCH
• ‘Citi Business Challenge’ – participants will work in groups to help solve a real-world business problem faced at Citi today!
• Final Q&A and close the session

Why pursue a career at Citi?
As the world’s most global bank, diversity is our strength
Citi is a company that champions everyone and empowers their growth and success. We want to challenge the stereotype perception of finance professionals. Our functional footprint covers 21 areas including Technology, Markets Operations, Legal, Compliance, Risk, Internal Audit, HR, Business Analysis and Support, and Private Bank.

We are committed to our social economic responsibility
Citi Belfast has raised over £1,000,000 and provided thousands of volunteer hours in support of local charities, which are nominated and voted on by staff annually through a charity of the year selection process.

Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG), Net Zero
Citi’s pledge to achieve net zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2050 and a commitment of $1 trillion in sustainable finance by 2030 to address the impacts of climate change and other pivotal environmental and social issues that align with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Expenses: Enquiries to ni@speakersforschools.org

Application Closing Date: 22/02/202