Do you want to find out more about CILIP’s Framework of Qualifications?
Do you want to find out more about educational opportunities in Wales?
Are you ready to take the next step up your career ladder and need some advice about interview and presentation skills?

The Wales division of the Career Development Group has put together an exciting programme of speakers, including Mandy Powell (CILIP Cymru/Wales), Dr Andrew Eynon (Coleg Llandrillo), Hugh Preston (Aberystwyth University) and Paul Jeorrett (Glyndŵr University).

Place: Glyndŵr University, Mold Road, Wrexham, LL11 2AW

Time: 9:30am – 4.30pm

Date: Monday 26th October 2009

Cost: £10 (Students/unwaged), £20 (CDG members), £30 (Non-CDG members)


9.30 Registration and refreshments

9.45 Welcome and introduction – Edwina Smart, Chair, Career Development Group, Wales Division

9.50 Support and guidance from CILIP Cymru/Wales – Mandy Powell, CILIP Cymru/Wales

10.30 Chartership and the Framework of Qualifications – Pat Duxbury, Chartership Support Officer (South Wales)

11.00 Tea

11.20 Mentoring your journey – Lindsay Morris, Rhondda Cynon Taff Libraries Area Manager South

12.00 Information and Library Services NVQs, Advanced Diploma in Applications of ICT in Libraries (ICTL),

and Foundation Degree (FdA) in Library & Information Management – Dr Andrew Eynon, Coleg Llandrillo

12.40 Lunch (provided)

1.20 FdSc Library & Information Practice – Nicola  Watkinson, Glyndŵr University

1.50 Higher education opportunities at Aberystwyth University – Hugh Preston, Aberystwyth University

2.30 Tea

2.50 Interview tips – Cameron Best, Sue Hill Recruitment

3.20 Presentation skills – Paul Jeorrett, Glyndŵr University 

4.30 Closing remarks

Lunch and refreshments will be provided. 

For more information please email Emma Rye at