Brunel University London Professional Development Centre

Sian Blackmore

"I worked as an intern in the offices of the Parliamentary Resources Unit (PRU) in Westminster. The PRU is a researching body serving Conservative and Liberal Democrat MPs. It was my job to write briefs, standard letters and preparations for question times."...

Danielle Davy

"My role within the school was classroom assistant. I helped the lower set table, making sure they didn't distract each other and completed a minimum amount of work. I also worked with children with special educational needs and joined the booster groups to help children who felt they...

Alexa Lewis

"My role as a Research Assistant involved an array of tasks. I was required to do the general admin work as well as research specific work such as helping to analyse statistics using SPSS, sitting in on Clinics, structuring questionnaires and interviews used in upcoming studies and organising resources used...

Melissa Nti

"Hays are a specialist recruitment agency that concentrates on supporting people to find employment. I was based within Hays Education, which solely concentrates on the recruitment of teachers, and I took up the role of Resourcer."...

Nimesh Lathia

"One of the major reasons as to why I loved the placement was the Bail for Immigration Detainees fights for justice in helping clients who are being detained. Detainees ranged from victims of torture to split family cases therefore ranging issues."...

Sonal Vyas

"For this placement my role was ‘label support’. What was required of me was to look after the key three artists by organising their diaries and calendars. I shadowed my colleague and then took over. The company I worked for was called East Side Records which is a music management...