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Diversity Careers Day

This new and exciting event brings together students, alumni and employers from all diversity groups!

Join us for our exciting event celebrating diversity!

Meet employers, alumni and inspirational speakers, who will talk about their experiences within the workplace, and talk about their struggles and successes throughout their journey. 

There will also be an array of employers and organisations committed to diversity exhibiting in the 
Management School Hub Café. You will have the opportunity to network with these inspirational people - who are just like you! - whilst enjoying some free refreshments. 

Find out more about our exhibitors below..

LGBTQ+

LGBTQ+

12 - 1pm
Management School Lecture Theatre 11

Featuring:

  • Ash Hever: Director of Talent Acquisition at Enterprise Rent-a-Car.
  • Sandro Chen: Economist at the Bank of England.
  • Alex Bryan: Service Lead at United Utilities.

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BAME

12 - 1pm
Management School Lecture Theatre 12

Featuring:

  • Godwin Anthony: Business Coach & Inspirational Speaker at his own business, Ascent Leadership.  
  • Lizzie Anoliefo: Project Lead at the Department for Education
  • Craig Pemblington & Beth Blackmore: Campaigns Manager and Campaigns Administrator at Charity Works. 

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1 - 2pm
Management School Careers Zone

Featuring:

  • Yvonne Battle-Felton: Director at North West Literary Arts
  • Osei Sankofa: Programme Officer at Kick It Out
  • Cllr. Guy Tirvengadum: Mayor of Kendal

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Women

Women

1 - 2pm
Management School Lecture Theatre 10

Featuring:

  • Ushma Matthews: Associate at PwC
  • Jane Dowson: Student Attraction Advisor at EY
  • Nadine Davies: Director at InFocus Consulting
  • Becca Parkinson: Engagement Manager at Comma Press

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Social Mobility

1 - 2pm
Management School Lecture Theatre 6

Featuring:

  • Charkes Ashie: Universities Officer at Aspiring Solicitors
  • Stephanie Lieber: University Partnership Manager and Professional Services Programme Leader at UpReach
  • Eve Hynes: Outreach & Operations Officer at KPMG

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Mental Health

2 - 3pm
Charles Carter A19

Featuring:

  • Thomas Jones: Bank of england Mental Health Steering Committee and City Mental Health Alliance Early Careers Network
  • Angela Samata: Campaigner for the Zero Suicide Alliance and Chasing the Stigma, and Merseyside Woman of the Year 2015
  • Jake Mills: Founder & CEO of Chasing the Stigma

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Disability

2 - 3pm
Management School Careers Zone

Featuring:

  • Kirsten Johnson: Director of UK Student Programmes at Common Purpose
  • Elly Turnbull: Programme Officer at Change 100
  • Stuart Armstrong: Acting Deputy Director Head or Food Policy at the Food Standards Agency via the Civil Service

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