Careers Teachers' Summit – Future Careers

Our inaugural Careers Teachers' Summit titled 'Future Careers', comprises an extensive list of speakers, including a keynote from Dr Paul Redmond - one of the UK’s leading experts on the graduate employment market.

The Summit is an important opportunity for us to explore the theme of 'Future Careers' whilst allowing us to highlight study opportunities and new developments at Ulster.

Delegates will also have the opportunity to take part in workshops and tour our world-class facilities at Coleraine.

This event is not to be missed. Please register today to guarantee your place.

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10.00Registration and refreshments  
10.25Introduction Anthony McGrath 
Head of Market Engagement
Ulster University
 
10.30

Welcome

Professor Paddy Nixon
Vice Chancellor and President
Ulster University
 
10.45Key NoteDr Paul Redmond
Director of Student Experience and Enhancement
University of Liverpool
 
11.40Break Out 1:  
 Employability in the 21st Century: 
Preparing students for the future of work challenges

Shauna McCloy
Head of Careers and Employability Services
Ulster University

 
  

Diane Morrow
Founder, mTech.Academy

 
 Break Out 2:  
 Flexible Education – Leadership and Learning

Claire Mulrone
Community Engagement Manager
Flexible Education
Ulster University

 
 Break Out 3:  
 UCAS Personal Statement and References

Alan Jones
Professional Development Executive
UCAS

 
 Break Out 4:  
 Preparing for university: 
Supporting student transition to Higher Education to enhance positive wellbeing and student experience

Andrea Proctor
Student Wellbeing Manager
Ulster University

 
  

Stephen Harper
Acting Disability Services Manager
Ulster University

 
12.05Break Out 1:  
 Employability in the 21st Century: 
Preparing students for the future of work challenges

Shauna McCloy
Head of Careers and Employability Services
Ulster University

  

Diane Morrow
Founder, mTech.Academy

 Break Out 2:  
 Flexible Education – Leadership and Learning

Claire Mulrone
Head of Flexible Education
Ulster University

 Break Out 3:  
 UCAS Personal Statement and References 

Alan Jones
Professional Development Executive
UCAS

 Break Out 4:  
 Preparing for university: 
Supporting student transition to Higher Education to enhance positive wellbeing and student experience

Andrea Proctor
Student Wellbeing Manager
Ulster University

  

Stephen Harper
Acting Disability Services Manager
Ulster University

12.30Lunch  
13.05 Panel Discussion 

Dr Tom Maguire (Chair)
Head of School of Arts and Humanities
Ulster University

Panel comprising current student, careers teachers and Director – Allstate (Northern Ireland)

 
  Rob Smyth
Director
Allstate (Northern Ireland)
 
13.30The changing face of Graduate RecruitmentSarah McKeag
Recruitment Manager 
Ernst & Young

13.45Plenary - Admissions 2019

Roisin McEvoy
Head of Admissions
Ulster University

 
14.10CloseAnthony McGrath 
Head of Market Engagement
Ulster University

14.15Optional Tour of Coleraine campus 

Coleraine campus location info

  Find out more about our Coleraine campus

Address

Ulster University
Cromore Road
Coleraine
County Londonderry
BT52 1SA

T: 028 7012 3456

Event info

This event has ended

10:00 to 14:15

Diamond Hall

Andrew Morton

+44 (0) 2890 368278
a.morton@ulster.ac.uk

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