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Careers and Enterprise

Opportunities

A collection of BAME specific opportunities across a variety of industries. 

Future leaders
This organisation runs a programme of workshops for students and graduates with the focus on diversity.

BDO Black Heritage Virtual Insight Week
You’ll complete a week-long virtual insight experience where you will develop your knowledge of accounting and gain exposure to BDO and our people, which could lead to an offer of a 2022 summer internship and a paid role as a university Brand Ambassador.

Civil Service Fast Stream: Summer Diversity Internship Programme
“The multi-award winning Summer Diversity Internship Programme (SDIP) gives people from diverse backgrounds the opportunity to see what a career in the Civil Service is like. It puts talented undergraduates and graduates on a work placement in a government department. As a successful applicant, you’ll get an insight into the broad range of opportunities available across the Civil Service.”

Civil Service Fast Stream: Early Diversity Internship Programme
“This award winning internship is available to first-year undergraduates from diverse backgrounds. The 5-day placement in a government department gives you valuable insight and understanding of what it's like to be on the Fast Stream.”

KPMG Black Heritage Talent Insight
This programme is aimed primarily at students of Black Heritage seeking an insight into a career in Deal Advisory. It’s the perfect opportunity for you to learn more about our business and develop your professional skills

Uncovering Prospects in the City
An annual event for high potential students of black heritage, held in Central London in October 2020.

Positive Action Schemes at The Guardian (currently on hold due to Covid-19)
Summer work experience schemes for BAME individuals and individuals with a disability considering a career in journalism.

10000BlackInterns 
10000BlackInterns will help transform the horizons and prospects of young Black people in the United Kingdom by offering paid work experience across a wide range of industries, as well as world-class training and development.  

Job Sites

For specific job websites promoting jobs from organisations seeking diverse candidates:

BAME Recruitment

BME Promise