w/e 10th November 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

  • Student reflections on a summer of work experience Read More
  • Reality check: are graduate jobs really only available in London Read More
  • I never imagined working for an SME Read More
  • Apply for November’s Shell LiveWIRE Grand Ideas Awards for the chance to win £1000 funding! Read More 

All Blog Articles

 

Job Sector

  • Civil Service Fast Stream application process 2013 Read More
  • Marks & Spencers opens schemes for 200 placement students and graduates Read More
  • Thames valley region named top in the UK for technology jobs Read More
  • 19th November join Nationwide for a Twittinar for graduates, #NBSGrads, @nbs_careers

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

Job Hunting & Applications: Hints and Tips

  • Getting on to graduate schemes: from graduate recruit to recruiter Read More
  • MBA salaries around the world Read More
  • Making the cut: a recruiters insight into making it onto the yes pile in the job application process Read More
  • 20 twitter resources for job hunters Read More
  • 17 must haves for your linkedin profile Read More
  • Writing tips for graduates on how to communicate with recruiters 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

  • CCUSA Recruitment Day – Tuesday 12th November 13.00 – 17.00 – More details
  • IBM – How to succeed at Assessment Centre Workshop – Tuesday 12th November 14.00 – 16.00 – More details
  • ICYE UK – How Volunteering abroad can improve your Career Prospects – Wednesday 13th November 14.00 – 16.00- More details
  • Oakstone International – Challenging options with a Career in International Technology Recruitment – Thursday 14th November 14.00 – 16.00 – More details
  • Ever wondered what really goes on in an investment bank? JP Morgan MD Alan Begley will be talking about it in on campus in  P335 next Thursday 14th November at 3:30pm.
  • Vauxhall Motors –Undergraduate Programme Presentation – Tuesday 19th November 14.00 – 16.00 – More details
  • Willmott Dixon – Possible Careers in the Construction Industry – Wednesday 20th November 14.00 – 16.00 – More details
  • Auto Clubs International Recruitment Day – Thursday 21st November 13.00 – 17.00 – More details
  • Vira International – Hospitality Internships in the USA Presentation – Thursday 21st November 14.00 – 16.00 – More details
  • Employment Opportunities with Auto Clubs International – Thursday 21st November 17.00 – 19.00 More details

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

Part Time Vacancies

Page Group – Term Time Paid Internship – More details

Graduate Vacancies

National Air Traffic Services – Engineering or Project Management Graduate Programme – More details

The Body Shop – Graduate Management Trainee Programme – International Operations – More details

The Body Shop – Graduate Management Trainee Programme – International Marketing & Commercial – More details

Red Carnation Hotel Collection – Graduate Management Programme – More details

 

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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