The Reading Experience and Development (RED) Award is the official University of Reading Employability Skills Certificate. It is here to help Reading students make the most of the extra-curricular activities and experiences on offer outside of the academic programme.
Since the scheme started in 2010-11, there have been over 8000 students registering for the RED Award… with over 33% going on to complete!
Accenture will be sponsoring the RED Award for the academic year 2018-19. Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions – underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network – Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With approximately 425,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives.
Useful RED Award document downloads
- Francesca Della Vale - Year 1 BSc Zoology
- Kwasi Asante - Postgraduate - PhD Biological Sciences
- Rob Churchill - Year 2 - BSc Real Estate
- Somto Madueke - Year 2 - MPharm Pharmacy
Come and find out more...
Throughout the autumn and spring terms, Careers will run the 'Introduction to the RED Award' session. This session is not compulsory but as well as providing some options of what you can get involved with, we will also give you an overview of what the next steps are on your way to completing the award.
In the summer term, students who have questions or would like to find out more should refer to the handbook, email email@example.com or visit the Careers Reception desk (First Floor, Carrington Building).
The Introduction sessions explain all you need to know to get started, please chose a time and book your place on MyJobsOnline.
|Tuesday 15 January||13:00 - 14:00||Carrington 101|
|Wednesday 23 January||17:00 - 18:00|| Carrington 101
|Tuesday 29 January|| 13:00 - 14:00
||Edith Morley 125|
|Friday 15 February|| 13:00 - 14:00
|Thursday 28 February|| 13:00 - 14:00
|| Carrington 101
|Monday 4 March||17:00 - 18:00||Chancellors G13|
|Monday 18 March|| 13:00 - 14:00