IBM INTERN PROGRAM

INFORMATION SESSION

FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITY

IBM INTERN PROGRAM

 

An opportunity for IT and Business/ Marketing  (Finance, Marketing and Project Co-ordination) students who have experienced disability and who are interested in finding out about careers within IBM.

 

IBM is an Employer of Choice with a reputation as an organisation that respects and values diversity.

IBM demonstrates their commitment to disability through their Platinum membership of the Australian Employers’ Network on Disability.

 

IBM is holding information sessions in Sydney and Melbourne for students interested in finding out about IBM’s intern program for 2010. 

 

The session is open to interested IT and Commerce/Business students who  experience any type of disability, and will assist those who attend to develop an understanding of the IBM employment proposition.

 

The session will provide valuable hints and tips that will assist you to prepare a standout application including:

 

§  Identifying employment opportunities at IBM;

§  Eligibility to the intern program and discussion of IBM’s graduate program;

§  Asking for reasonable adjustments that may be needed during the application process;

§  Dealing with disclosure of disability concerns;

§  How to highlight strengths in the selection process;

§  Dealing with concerns about weak areas – for example lower grades on a transcript.

The sessions are an ideal opportunity to meet a member of IBM’s disability networking  group and Australian Employers’ Network on Disability staff. The session will run for approximately 2 hours.

 

Sydney session scheduled for 10am-12pm Tues 13th October at IBM’s St Leonards Centre.

 

Melbourne session scheduled for 10am-12pm Wed 14th October at IBM’s SouthBank Centre.

 

To secure your place at one of these sessions and to obtain updated venue information please email mark.lazaroo@aend.org.au or call (02) 9261 3922.

 

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