w/e 27th October 2013 – Round-up of the latest job vacancies, news, 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

  • M&S to take on 12,000 christmas staff Read More
  • Make yourself employable – play sport! Read More
  • What employers think of graduates with work experience Read More

All Blog Articles

 

Job Sector

  • Applying for a graduate accountancy job: how to tackle KPMG’s recruitment process Read More
  • How savvy research will get you hired by an accountancy firm Read More
  • Applying for Medicine? Get ready for the new style interview Read More
  • A guide to being a runner in the TV, Film & Advertising industries Read More
  • Ocado have just opened their HR and Retail grad schemes, apply here Read More

More careers and job hunting resources by job sector can be found on careerhub here

Job Hunting & Applications: Hints and Tips

  • Monday is the best day to apply for jobs Read More 
  • Chin up, head down: how to stay positive during your graduate job hunt Read More
  • How role playing can perfect your interview skills Read More
  • The Guardian UK 300: search for 2013s best graduate schemes Read More
  • Got a numerical reasoning test coming up? Get some handy tips Read More
  • After your graduate job interview a thank you note will help you stand out Read More

More help with the Job Hunting and Application process can be found on careerhub here

Help & Support from the Placements & Careers Service

General
Recruitment & Careers Events
Latest Careers Resources
Latest Job Vacancies

General

  • How Placements & Careers can make you as employable as possible Read More
  • 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

More information about the services offered by the BU Placements & Careers Service can be found on careerhub here

Recruitment & Careers Events

  • IPG Mediabrands Recruitment Day – Tuesday 29th October 13.00 – 17.00 – More details
  • Intel Corporation Presentation – Tuesday 29th October 14.00 – 16.00 – More detail

  • The Army Presentation – Wednesday 30th October 14.00 – 16.00 – More details

  • IBM – Hints and Tips for Successful Application Forms – Thursday 31st October 14.00 – 16.00 – More details

 

Further on campus and off campus careers and recruitment events can be accessed via careerhub here

 

Latest Careers Resources

Online

  • Have you seen Stonewall’s Starting Out guide? It’s a thorough guide to gay-friendly workplaces in the UK Read More

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

 

Part Time Vacancies

  • Red Herring Events – Catering Staff – More details
  • Bournemouth University Applied Sciences – Voluntary TAG Conference Crew Member – More details

 

Graduate Vacancies

For all the latest job vacancies on careerhub click here

For further job hunting resources click here

 

Working Abroad

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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