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A Boost For You AND Your Resume: Discover Ashurst’s Wellbeing & Resilience Virtual Experience Program!

We know you don’t need us to remind you how stressful life can sometimes get, especially when making some of those important next-step decisions for you and your career!

Despite all the advice telling you not to put pressure on yourself, we know it’s not always easy.

It’s times like this, programs like the Wellbeing & Resilience Virtual Work Experience from Ashurst definitely come in handy!

Keep reading to learn more about Ashurst, this unique opportunity and how it might be just the thing you didn’t know you were looking for.

Who is Ashurst?

Ashurst is a leading multinational law firm with over 31 offices in over 18 countries.

Their exceptional team of lawyers brings high-calibre expertise, industry experience, and regional knowledge to provide precise advice and successfully handle complex multi-jurisdictional transactions, disputes, and projects, delivering outstanding outcomes for clients.

At Ashurst, you can start your career on an inspiring path, working alongside industry experts for international clients and utilising your creativity and diligence to solve challenges. We foster a unique culture emphasising diversity, support, inclusivity, and a passion for quality.

Ashurst aims to positively impact our employees, clients, environment, and communities. Their people-centric approach and strong values-led culture make them a trusted partner for clients and the community.

This program is one of a few virtual work experience program opportunities they currently have available.

Well-being & Resilience Hand in Hand: Discover the Program

During this exclusive program, you will get an up-close look at the essential workplace well-being initiatives we have implemented across Ashurst and their departments.

As you complete tasks, you’ll have the chance to develop key skills such as written communication and research – invaluable in any career path you choose.

You’ll study:

  • Ashurst’s Well-being Services & Benefits: Learn more about Ashurst’s well-being offer for their employees.
  • Mental Health First Aiders: Discover more about Mental Health First Aiders in the workplace and how they can support teams.
  • Respecting Rest Periods: Explore the Mindful Business Charter’s third pillar and what it means for you in the workplace.
  • Smart Meetings & Communications: Explore the Mindful Business Charter’s second pillar and how it can support teams in the workplace.

This program is self-paced. It takes approximately 4.5 hours to complete.

Championing Wellbeing & Resilience

Ashurst takes great pride in being one of the first law firms to become a signatory of the Mindful Business Charter (MBC). This charter represents our collective commitment to supporting mental health and well-being within our community.

The MBC is more than just a set of guidelines; it is a framework designed to foster conversations about mental health, leading us towards more thoughtful and mindful working methods.

Ashurst Global Chair Karen Davies describes it as “directing us all to be more thoughtful about placing unnecessary stress on individuals and teams alike.”

A Boost for Your Resume

The program is also a valuable resource for you to upskill and strengthen your resume!

You can include this experience on your CV and Linkedin profile, demonstrating you’re ambitious and have developed valuable practical skills to support your own and others’ well-being in the workplace.

As you explore various career options, the experiences gained through this virtual program will be an excellent addition to your credentials and possibly pave the way to a future career at Ashurst!

Your Well-being & Resilience Starting Point

The program is an excellent introduction to the value Ashurt places on well-being in their workplace and across their teams.

It’s also a perfect opportunity to learn more about life at Ashurst and explore their employees’ excellent well-being resources.

Keen to get started?

Head to the Ashurst website today to learn more and sign up!

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