Are you looking for work in the local Bournemouth area? Why not go along to this jobs fair on Wednesday 7th March?

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Are you on an Erasmus funded Study Exchange programme or Placement abroad? Warning: Fraudulent email being circulated to Erasmus students

 

Warning: Fraudulent email being circulated to Erasmus students.

Please note we have been sent the notice below from the British Council and have been asked to make all relevant Erasmus students aware of this as a matter of urgency.

“We have been informed of a fraudulent email which is circulating and seems to be targeted at Erasmus students. Please see the note below from HTC”

“It has come to our attention that a company called HTC Multinational Technology Oil & Gas (HTC Multinational) is sending e-mails purporting to come from HTC Corporation (HTC) concerning internship training.  The e-mail seems to be targeting Erasmus students in particular.  Please be aware that the e-mail from HTC Multinational is fraudulent in nature and should be deleted with immediate effect.  HTC Multinational is not associated in any way with HTC or any HTC affiliated company.

If you have any questions about this please contact the Study and Work Abroad team on Tel: 01202 965824 or email outgoingexchange@bournemouth.ac.uk

 

 

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w/c 19th February 2018 – Round-up of the latest job vacancies, news, advice & opportunities

 

BU Careers & Employability Service, The Careers Centre

(outside the Sir Michael Cobham Library, Talbot Campus)


Open 8.45am – 4.30pm – Monday – Friday

Tel: 01202 961663

Find us on Twitter

Access MyCareerHub

 

Contents: 

This weeks:

  • 121 Advice & Guidance Availability
  • Events on Campus
  • BU Opportunities to develop the CV
  • Latest Job Vacancies
  • Recommended Careers Resources – Print & Online
  • External Events & Opportunities

 

121 Advice & Guidance Availability

 Careers Drop In Advice (available in the Careers Centre, outside the library)

  • Monday 19th February 1.30pm ~ 3.30pm
  • Tuesday 20th February from 1.30pm ~ 1.30pm
  • Wednesday 21st February from 10am ~ 12 Noon
  • Thursday 22nd February from 10am ~ 12 Noon
  • Friday 23rd February from 10am ~ 12 Noon

 

Global Talent Programme Drop In Advice

  • Tuesday 20th February from 1pm ~ 3pm (Global Mobility Hub ~ next to student shop)
  • Thursday 22nd February  from 1pm ~ 3pm (Careers Centre, outside the library)

Bookable Appointments

 

 

Events on Campus

This Week

 

Coming Up 

 

BU Opportunity of the Week 

 

 

 

 

Latest Job Vacancies of the Week

 

Graduate

 

Placement

 

Part-time

 

Recommended Careers Resources of the Week

Print

 

 

Careers in Psychological Therapies

This Health Careers NHS booklet has sections on ;

  • Which role is right for you
  • FAQ’s
  • The psychological therapies at a glance (inc)
    • Clinical psychologist
    • Counsellor
    • Forensic Psychologist
  • Real life stories
  • Next steps and progressing your career

Available from the Careers Centre (outside the library) plus many more!

 

Online

Interviews & Recruitment Tools

Congratulations you’ve got that interview!!

Are you looking for some excellent online resources to help you prepare? Check out the Interview and Recruitment Tests Module from Abintegro

With modules on:

  1. The Interviewer ~ Understand how interviewers prepare, know what they look for and how they assess you
  2. Interview Training ~ Test your answers against employer questions, adapt and prepare your answers for your actual interview
  3. Practice Tests Module ~ Learn about your strengths, weaknesses, preferences and develop your technique for taking tests
  4. Interview simulator ~ Take an auto-generated mock interview or browse the questions employers voted the most trustworthy.
  5. Assessment Centre Tool ~ This comprehensive tool explains all you need to know about assessment centres including the activities you may be assessed on

Plus many more!

 

 

External Opportunities & Events 

 

Plus many more external opportunities can be found here

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w/c 12th February 2018 – Round-up of the latest job vacancies, news, advice & opportunities

 

BU Careers & Employability Service, The Careers Centre

(outside the Sir Michael Cobham Library, Talbot Campus)


Open 8.45am – 4.30pm – Monday – Friday

Tel: 01202 961663

Find us on Twitter

Access MyCareerHub

 

Contents: 

This weeks:

  • 121 Advice & Guidance Availability
  • Events on Campus
  • BU Opportunities to develop the CV
  • Latest Job Vacancies
  • Recommended Careers Resources – Print & Online
  • External Events & Opportunities

 

121 Advice & Guidance Availability

 Careers Drop In Advice (available in the Careers Centre, outside the library)

  • Monday 12th February 1.30pm ~ 3.30pm
  • Tuesday 13th February from 2pm ~ 4pm
  • Wednesday 14th February from 10am ~ 12 Noon
  • Thursday 15th February 1.30pm ~ 3.30pm
  • Friday 16th February from 1.30pm ~ 3.30pm

 

Global Talent Programme Drop In Advice

  • Tuesday 13th February from 1pm ~ 3pm (Global Hub ~ next to student shop)
  • Thursday 15th February  from 1pm ~ 3pm (Careers Centre, outside the library)

Bookable Appointments

 

 

Events on Campus

This Week

 

Coming Up 

 

BU Opportunity of the Week 

 

 

Do you want to develop your intercultural skills and global awareness? Why not join the Destination Summer Schools 2018 ~ Spain and Indonesia.

We are looking for students, at any level of their studies, who are keen to develop their intercultural skills and global awareness, enthusiastic to share their knowledge and experiences, and enrich the world as socially responsible global citizens.

To find out more about the programme outline and how to apply click here

 

Latest Job Vacancies of the Week

 

Graduate

 

Placement

 

Part-time

 

Recommended Careers Resources of the Week

Print

 

Book of the Week

 

  • Brilliant Answers to Tough Interview Questions

This bestselling book will make sure that you feel ready and able to handle anything at an interview with sections on:

  • Preparation ~ the first step to success
  • Is this place for you?
  • Climbing the ladder
  • Are you confident that you are competent?

Available to loan out from the Careers Centre (outside the library) plus many more!

 

Online

 

Check out the New and Improved MyCareerHub System

Bournemouth University Careers & Employability Service have launched the new look and feel MyCareerHub system. Offering an improved landing page for ease of navigation through the system, the new look and feel  MyCareerHub offers the following new and improved functionality as follows:-

  • Easy to Navigate Panels on the front landing page to help you through your Career Journey
  • Latest Recruitment News posted daily to help keep you up to date with the latest recruitment trends and need to know information to help you with the job hunting and application process
  • Job Search support including access to Job Vacancy Databases
  • Appointment Booking System for Confidential & Drop In Careers Advice
  • Events Booking System for on campus job application workshops, employer presentations etc
  • Access to 14 Career Assessment Tools to help you consider your desired career path and reflect on your motivations, preferences, strengths and working style,  whether you know what you want from your career or are unsure of your direction
  • Personal Development Planner
  • Mock Interview Tool – Practice for interviews and increase your confidence by recording and reviewing your own interview responses
  • Industry Reports
  • Employer Advice Videos
  • 700 career e-learning resources
  • Global Job Search Engine
  • CV & Cover Letter Advice – Maximise the impact of your CV and cover letter using comprehensive learning resources and CV Builder tools

To access the new look and feel MyCareerHub System *Click Here and login with your BU username and password

*Don’t forget to update any bookmarks that you may have to MyCareerHub to the new URL!

 

 

External Opportunities & Events 

 

 

Plus many more external opportunities can be found here

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w/c 5th February 2018 – Round-up of the latest job vacancies, news, advice & opportunities

 

BU Careers & Employability Service, The Edge Student Development Centre

(outside the Sir Michael Cobham Library, Talbot Campus)


Open 8.45am – 4.30pm – Monday – Friday

Tel: 01202 961663

Find us on Twitter

Access MyCareerHub

 

Contents: 

This weeks:

  • 121 Advice & Guidance Availability
  • Events on Campus
  • BU Opportunities to develop the CV
  • Latest Job Vacancies
  • Recommended Careers Resources – Print & Online
  • External Events & Opportunities

 

121 Advice & Guidance Availability

 Careers Drop In Advice (available in the Careers Centre, outside the library)

  • Monday 5th February 9.30am ~ 11.30am
  • Tuesday 6th February from 1.30pm ~ 3.30pm
  • Wednesday 7th February from 10am ~ 12 Noon
  • Thursday 8th February from 10am ~ 12 Noon
  • Friday 9th February from 1.30pm ~ 3.30pm

 

Global Talent Programme Drop In Advice

  • Tuesday 6th February from 1pm ~ 3pm (Global Hub ~ next to student shop)
  • Thursday 8th February  from 1pm ~ 3pm (Careers Centre, outside the library)

Bookable Appointments

 

 

Events on Campus

This Week

 

Coming Up 

 

 

BU Opportunities of the Week 

 

  • Are you a Budding BU Student Entrepreneur? Enter the Pitch at the Pitch Competition ~ brought to you by BU and Santander. There are five prizes of £1,000 to be won

 

Latest Job Vacancies of the Week

 

Graduate

 

Placement

 

Part-time

 

Recommended Careers Resources of the Week

Print

 

 

Target Jobs ~ Internships Guide

This booklet details ‘Great reasons to do an Internship’ with sections on ;

  • Starting with the basics
  • Applications
  • Building your skills set
  • Spotlight on sectors
  • Plus many more

 

Available from the Careers Centre in the Edge (outside the library) plus many more!

 

Online

Check out the New and Improved MyCareerHub System

On Monday 5th February 2018 Bournemouth University Careers & Employability Service are launching the new look and feel MyCareerHub system. Offering an improved landing page for ease of navigation through the system, the new look and feel  MyCareerHub offers the following new and improved functionality as follows:-

  • Easy to Navigate Panels on the front landing page to help you through your Career Journey
  • Latest Recruitment News posted daily to help keep you up to date with the latest recruitment trends and need to know information to help you with the job hunting and application process
  • Job Search support including access to Job Vacancy Databases
  • Appointment Booking System for Confidential & Drop In Careers Advice
  • Events Booking System for on campus job application workshops, employer presentations etc
  • Access to 14 Career Assessment Tools to help you consider your desired career path and reflect on your motivations, preferences, strengths and working style,  whether you know what you want from your career or are unsure of your direction
  • Personal Development Planner
  • Mock Interview Tool – Practice for interviews and increase your confidence by recording and reviewing your own interview responses
  • Industry Reports
  • Employer Advice Videos
  • 700 career e-learning resources
  • Global Job Search Engine
  • CV & Cover Letter Advice – Maximise the impact of your CV and cover letter using comprehensive learning resources and CV Builder tools

To access the new look and feel MyCareerHub System *Click Here and login with your BU username and password

*Don’t forget to update any bookmarks that you may have to MyCareerHub to the new URL!

 

 

 

External Opportunities & Events 

 

 

Plus many more external opportunities can be found here

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Welcome to your New and Improved MyCareerHub System!

On Monday 5th February 2018 Bournemouth University Careers & Employability Service are launching the new look and feel MyCareerHub system. Offering an improved landing page for ease of navigation through the system, the new look and feel  MyCareerHub offers the following new and improved functionality as follows:-

  • Personalized Landing Page
  • Easy to Navigate Panels on the front landing page to help you through your Career Journey
  • Latest Recruitment News posted daily to help keep you up to date with the latest recruitment trends and need to know information to help you with the job hunting and application process
  • Job Search support including access to Job Vacancy Databases
  • Appointment Booking System for Confidential & Drop In Careers Advice
  • Events Booking System for on campus job application workshops, employer presentations etc
  • Access to 14 Career Assessment Tools to help you consider your desired career path and reflect on your motivations, preferences, strengths and working style,  whether you know what you want from your career or are unsure of your direction
  • Personal Development Planner
  • Mock Interview Tool – Practice for interviews and increase your confidence by recording and reviewing your own interview responses
  • Industry Reports
  • Employer Advice Videos
  • 700 career e-learning resources
  • Global Job Search Engine
  • CV & Cover Letter Advice – Maximise the impact of your CV and cover letter using comprehensive learning resources and CV Builder tools

To access the new look and feel MyCareerHub System *Click Here

*Don’t forget to update any bookmarks that you may have to MyCareerHub to the new URL!

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Are you a Budding BU Student Entrepreneur? Enter the Pitch at the Pitch Competition ~ brought to you by BU and Santander

This challenge is open to all current BU students (year groups and courses) – so, why not get the ball rolling!

The panel will be made up of passionate local business people, and each pitch will be expected to last around 15 minutes, followed by 10 minutes for questions from the panel. There are five prizes of £1,000 to be won which will be awarded at 4pm on the day.

To get involved, send a brief summary (no more than one side of A4) of your idea to recruit@bournemouth.ac.uk with the subject line “Pitch at the pitch”, following the two guidelines attached below.

The deadline to apply is Wednesday 21st February 2018 (midnight).

Ten finalists will be invited to present their pitches at AFC Bournemouth’s Vitality Stadium and successful applicants will be contacted by Friday 2nd March 2018.

Full details of how to enter, as well as the terms and conditions, can be found below.

The pitch at the pitch challenge is brought you by Santander in conjunction with BU and hosted by AFC Bournemouth.

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