Careers Service

Staff Profile

Ruta Vaiciute

Student Employment Assistant

Background

Background

Ruta took on the Student Employment Assistant role in the NCL Internships team in February 2020. Prior to this, she worked as an Academic Support Administrator at Northumbria University where she supported students on Degree Apprenticeship programmes. Before entering the HE sector, Ruta spent many years working in the service industry as well as assisting with language lessons in schools locally and internationally.

Roles and Responsibilities

Ruta is responsible for handling student queries and liaising with employers, delivering Skills Development Meetings as part of the NCL Internship scheme and managing the administrative side of the student recruitment cycle year-round.

Qualifications

BA (Hons) Modern Languages, Newcastle University.

CELTA, International House, Wroclaw, Poland.

Memberships

Associate Member of the Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services (AGCAS).

Member of the Institute of Student Employers (ISE).