After graduation - what we can offer you

Did you know that even after you have graduated you can still get loads of help and support from the Careers Service? Well, you can! But you need to sign up for some of our features now – before you go!

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Career Connect

Once you graduate your record will be rolled over so that you can continue to use our system but make sure you update your email address for job alerts in future:

  • search for vacancies
  • book a 20 minute appointment
  • send us an enquiry. 

Make sure you update your email address for job alerts in future.

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Careers MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses)

How to Succeed at: Writing Applications - register now

How to Succeed at: Interviews - register now

Learn how to write stunning applications and prepare for interviews by registering now for our two free MOOCs (massive open online courses)

They can be done in your own time and once registered, you can access the material whenever you need it.

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Interview simulator

We've bought a fantastic piece of interactive software to help you practise interview questions. You can record your answers as you go and compare your responses against video advice from employers.

Send us an email enquiry via Career Connect and we will provide you with the password to access it from home.

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Psychometric tests – Profiling for success

Some jobs ask you to take a psychometric test as part of the selection process so you may want to practice beforehand. Use Profiling for Success which includes three practice aptitude tests (abstract, numerical and verbal reasoning), and two personality type indicators. You’ll get helpful feedback for each assessment you take.

Send us an email enquiry via Career Connect and we will send you the passwords

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Careers with my degree

Find out about the skills that you have gained as part of your degree and the career options open to you. Read about the careers that graduates from your department have chosen. 

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Going global

Fancy working or studying abroad? Or maybe you are an international student who is returning home? Create a personal account on our Going Global database, and access country specific career guides, and search for job openings and internship opportunities.

Send us an email enquiry via Career Connect and we will set you up on the system.

Finally

We can support you for up to three years after you graduate, so please get in touch with us if you need help with your career planning.

Use Career Connect to book a 20 minute appointment with a Careers Adviser or, if you find it difficult to visit us, send an enquiry enquiry. 

Even if we don't hear from you, we'll be contacting you in six months to find out what you are doing as part of the Destinations of Leavers in Higher Education (DLHE) survey. You can find out more about the survey on our video.

Good luck!

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