Careers Service

Staff Profile

Thomas Meadows

Student Employment Co-ordinator

Background

Background

A Newcastle University music graduate, Tom joined the Careers Service in the summer of 2016 as a Student Employment Assistant for the Newcastle Work Experience Scheme (NWE) and the Santander Universities Internship Scheme. He started his new role as Student Employment Co-ordinator in March 2017.

Prior to this, he worked for the University's catering business EAT@NEWCASTLE as a Food and Beverage Supervisor where he was responsible for the day-to-day running of varying catering outlets, and the supervision of around 30 team members.

Roles and Responsibilities

Tom works within the Business Engagement Team, primarily co-ordinating student internships for local external business through the NWE scheme. This includes liasing with employers, attending sign-up meetings and overseeing the administration of the scheme.

Other responsibilities include: organising the Part Time Jobs Fair; proofing part-time vacancies; leading student skills development workshops; overseeing the administration of the Santander Universities' Internship scheme; and being part of the organising and delivery of the Creative Careers Event.

Qualifications

MMus in Music, Newcastle University

BA(Hons) in Music, Newcastle University