What to expect from a careers advice appointment
Our Careers Consultants have many years of experience and can help support your career planning and decision making. We can advise on how to grow your experience, make successful choices, professional connections and how to achieve your career goals.
We’re set to answer your questions, so JUST ASK…
Our confidential and impartial guidance is available to all students. We also offer the option to conduct your appointment remotely via Skype or telephone, if you need to talk and aren't on campus. Check availability, and book your quick query appointment via MyJobsOnline. Please let us know if you were unable to book today and we will do our best to accommodate your request. Read the privacy notice for MyJobsOnline.
Advice sessions commonly explore:
What career options are open to me?
What career would I be suited to?
How do I secure work experience?
What skills are employers looking for?
Is my CV fit for purpose?
How do I apply for postgraduate courses?
What do I do to prepare for an interview?
How do I equip myself for assessment centres?
We can point you in the right direction to:
Choose your course/modules (available before you come to University)
Recognise & develop graduate employment skills
Plan your career (whether or not you know what you want to do)
Prepare CVs & application form
Access work experience
Explore opportunities in employment, further study or work abroad
Market your skills effectively
Identify employers & vacancies of interest
Understand the recruitment & selection process used by employers
Prepare for interviews
Ongoing support after graduation