Gain work experience with PwC AND transform the lives of disadvantaged children
22 January 2015
Did you know that 1 in 3 disadvantaged children leave school with only basic qualifications? Team Up is a charity whose mission is to improve social mobility through their Rising Leader Programme. They have now teamed up with PwC and the University of Westminster, to offer exceptional students the opportunity to learn a range of leadership and tutoring skills and provide small group tuition to children from low income backgrounds. You will gain an accredited qualification, and in some cases be fast-tracked to an interview with PwC.
By joining the programme, you will be able to undertake a range of employability sessions and PwC led-events. You will also gain a place at a PwC assessment centre at Easter, with a view to joining their internship or placement programme.
To be eligible to apply, you need to be:
- on course for a 2.1 degree or above in any subject and UCAS tariff* as indicated below (or equivalent) or
- be on course for a 1st class degree in any subject and 240 UCAS tariff* (or equivalent)
Minimum UCAS tariff* by business area:
- Actuarial – 320
- Assurance – 300
- Consulting – 340
- Deals – 300
- Tax – 300
- Technology – 260
*from up to three A Levels (excluding General Studies) or equivalent, taken in the same academic year and achieved at first sitting.
For more information and to apply, go to the PwC graduate recruitment website.
Applications close on 27 January, so there's no time to lose.
About the University of Westminster:
The University of Westminster boasts a vibrant learning environment attracting more than 20,000 students from over 150 nations and we continue to invest in our future with new developments, research projects and new ideas.
We offer highly attractive practice-based courses that are independently rated as excellent, many with international recognition. Our distinguished 175-year history has meant we lead the way in many areas of research, particularly politics, media, art and design, architecture and biomedical sciences, and our position in the city of London allows us to continue to build on our close connections with leading figures and organisations in these areas as well as in the worlds of business, information technology, politics and law.
Our commitment to educating graduates for the needs of professional life attracts high quality students from within the UK and around the globe.
Internationalisation, employability and sustainability are key elements in the University of Westminster’s vision for the future and we strive to ensure the very highest standards are met and maintained.