w/e 15th September 2013 – Round-up of the latest job news, vacancies, advice & opportunities

Contents:

  • Latest UK Recruitment News, Events & Employability Opportunities
  • Job Hunting & Applications: Hints and Tips
  • Help & Support from the Placements & Careers Service
  • On campus Recruitment & Careers Events
  • Latest Careers Resources
  • Latest Job Vacancies
  • Work & Study Abroad Opportunities

 

Latest Recruitment News, Events & Employability Opportunities

Contents:-

General
Job Sector Specific

General

  • The guide to the UKs top undergraduate employers Read More
  • How to turn your internship/placement into a full time job Read More
  • Starting a Business in Rural Dorset? Join the Blandford Forum 2 day startup course for £10 Read More 
  • Graduate Prospects wants to find out what students, graduates and postgraduates want from their website.  Fill in this short survey to improve our site and you could win £60 of Amazon vouchers Read More 
  • Are you about to start a graduate scheme? Here’s how to survive the first week Read More
  • Find out everything you need to know about the MBA, including guidance as to whether or not it’s right for you Read More
  • Guest post by RateMyPlacement – How to settle into your first few days of placement! Read More
  • Work for BUNAC from your uni campus!! If you’ve been on a BUNAC adventure then take a look at their campus rep jobs! Read More 

All Blog Articles

 

Job Sector

  • Five must have skills for a career in PR Read More
  • Barclays joins forces with the British Hospitality Association to create 60,000 new opportunities Read More
  • Sports producer IMG tops Televisual’s production 100 rankings Read More
  • Applying to BT’s grad scheme? The do’s and dont’s of their online graduate application form Read More 
  • If you’re looking for a job in the video games industry, this link might make your dreams come true Read More 
  • NCTJ accredited Sports, Magazine and News Journalism Courses start in 2 weeks time in Bournemouth Read More
  • Heard about the Futures in Finance Conference 2013 at Southampton University? For more information Click Here

All Blog Articles

 

Job Hunting & Applications: Hints and Tips

  • What questions to ask at the end of your interview Read More
  • Application advice for work experience placements and internships Read More
  • How to talk about study abroad in a job interview Read More
  • Why you should identify your personal values before job hunting Read More
  • Cover letter examples: using copywriting techniques Read More
  • A 10 step guide to effective job hunting Read More
  • Eight steps to graduate interview success Read More
  • How to use your hobbies to get a job: top tips Read More

All Blog Articles

 

Help & Support from the Placements & Careers Service

General
Recruitment & Careers Events
Latest Careers Resources
Latest Job Vacancies

General

  • Got a careers related question for us? Use the ‘Ask a Question’ functionality in Careerhub Read More
  • Book an appointment to have a CV/Careers Review Click Here
  • Graduating in 2013? Don’t forget you can still get careers support from BU placements & careers even if you are no longer living in Bournemouth! Read More
  • Get careers and job advice from BU Graduates now in employment! Read More
  • Lots of part time, placement and graduate jobs being advertised on careerhub right now! Click here
  • Follow us on Twitter for the latest job news, advice and vacancies here
  • Reminder of key support and services offered by the Placements & Careers Service Read More

 

Recruitment & Careers Events

  • View all the latest on campus and off campus careers and recruitment events here

 

Latest Careers Resources

Online

More Resources

Print

  • New! FREE copies of The Times Top 100 Graduate Employers available from the Edge Student Development Centre (outside the library entrance)
  • Calling all Finalists & Postgraduates! Pick up your FREE Employer Directory of Graduate Employers from the Edge Student Development Centre (outside the library entrance)
  • FREE Prospects Postgraduate Study Magazine and Funding Guide available from the Edge Student Development Centre outside the library
  • FREE copies of the ‘Job Crowd Employer Rankings Guide‘ available from the Edge Student Development Centre outside the library
  • FREE copies of the ‘Rate My Placement Top Employers Guide‘ available from the Edge Student Development Centre outside the library


More takeaway materials are available in the Edge Student Development Centre outside the library.

Lots of  job hunting and application books are available to loan out from the Edge Student Development Centre (outside the library) To find out what is available access the Careers Reading List

 

Latest Job Vacancies

  • For all the latest job vacancies on careerhub click here
  • For further job hunting resources click here

 

Working Abroad

  • 2014 Study Abroad studentships available. Applications now open Read More
  • Book your place for a USA College Day before it’s too late. Seminars are filling up fast! Read More
  • Top 200 QS World University Rankings 2013 Read More
  • Check out USA Today’s article about the 10 fastest growing jobs in the USA Read More

A few helpful web links for international activities and support

  • Third year abroad – http://www.thirdyearabroad.com/ – designed by and for university students across the world to provide up-to-date information, help and advice about living, studying and working abroad during your degree
  • Just Landed – http://www.justlanded.com/ – Everything you need to know about living in your new country, including property and rentals.
  • Country specific advice, job market, visas – Would you like to know more about different countries overseas including advice on visas? The Prospects website has country specific information for over 50 countries! –  http://www.prospects.ac.uk/working_abroad.htm
  • Follow us on Twitter! – Look for study & work abroad tweets from BU on Twitter. Code name – @BUstudyworkabro

*View Overseas Job Opportunities

*You will need to login with your BU username and password to access the links in Careerhub

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