Careers Resources

  • Top 5 Assessment Centre Tips

    In the past couple of years I have spoken to several employers, alumni and students with regards to what advice they have for being successful at assessment centres and therefore here are my top 5 assessment centre tips.  Be yourself...

  • Tips for students: making the most out of Professional Bodies

    You may think Professional Bodies are something you only need to engage with once you’ve graduated. If that’s so, you could be missing out on the real advantages they can offer students. What is a Professional Body? They are societies...

  • Interview preparation resources

      Interviews can be a nerve-racking experience. While you may have spent hours perfecting your application, interviews depend on your performance on the day. But don’t panic! In the Careers Service we have lots of resources to make sure you...

  • Event Alert: Getting into the Charity Sector

        Are you interested in knowing more about how to find opportunities in this rewarding, but competitive sector? Then make sure to book a space on the Getting into the Charity Sector event next Thursday 25th October in the...

  • Autumn Careers and Placements Fair 2018

    On Thursday 18th and Friday 19th of October, the Autumn Fair will be held between 11am and 4pm in the STV. This year we are absolutely thrilled to say it is a joint venture between the Careers Service and the...

  • Career Check List for Final Years

    Career Check List for Final Years and Postgraduates       So, you have started your final year of your degree or your one year postgraduate degree? Apart from focusing on your academic skills, what can you do to improve...

  • Careers Service - more than just appointments?

    In the Careers Service, we are proud of the expert, confidential and impartial advice that our expert Advisers offer in appointments. However – appointments are not the only way to get useful advice and information. My name is Rebecca and...

  • Welcome Freshers, Postgraduates and Returners - Autumn 2018

    Welcome Freshers, Postgraduates and Returners - Autumn 2018 Ah, you found (or re-found) our careers blog, well done! Now, quickly,  subscribe to our blog (link on the right hand side) and welcome to a wealth of careers resources, inspiring articles...

  • Last Minute Preparation for Applying to Graduate Schemes

    Last Minute Preparation for Applying to Graduate Schemes You may not have noticed but adverts for 2019/20 graduate schemes have been published for a while already and the majority of them will open in September with deadlines October and November....

  • Interested in a career in education, but not as a teacher?

    Have you had some work experience as a teacher and realised teaching is not for you, but you still would like to work in education? Or you have never wanted to teach but you are curious about what other roles in...