w/e 15th 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

  • Represent your university at the Undergraduate of the Year Awards Read More

All Blog Articles

 

Job Sector

  • Land yourself an internship with one of the biggest names in the Financial industry Read More
  • RWE Npower opens search for future leaders with 2014 graduate programme Read More
  • Number of UK Hospitality jobs up 38% Read More
  • No sweat Law interviews made easy Read More
  • Up to 2000 permanent jobs to be created as Sainsburys profits up on rivals Read More
  • Fancy working at the Guardian? There are quite a few vacancies for journalists, media and tech types Read More
  • Grad opportunities don’t get much bigger than Network Rail’s Group Business Services Grad Programme. Apply now

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

Job Hunting & Applications: Hints and Tips

  • How to answer competency based questions on job application forms Read More
  • Social networking and graduate recruitment: manage your online reputation Read More
  • Covering letter essentials for graduate vacancies Read More
  • Why career smart graduates always carry business cards Read More
  • Personal statements on CVs: of value or a waste of space? Read More
  • Assessment Centres: what to expect and how to impress 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

This Coming Week

  • Vauxhall Motors –Recruitment Stand – Tuesday 19th November 12.00 – 15.00 – More details
  • Auto Clubs International Recruitment Day – Thursday 21st November 13.00 – 17.00 – More details
  • Employment Opportunities with Auto Clubs International – Thursday 21st November 17.00 – 19.00 More details

Forthcoming Events

  • Fujitsu ‘Start your Journey’ – Tuesday 26th November 14.00 – 16.00 – More details
  • Internships and Research Placements on the UmPhafa Private Nature Reserve Presentation – Wednesday 27th November 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

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

  • East Dorset Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club – Tennis Organiser – More details
  • University of Manchester – Study China Programme – More details
  • Home Instead Senior Care – Care Giver – More details
  • Ipsos MORI – Market Research Interviewer – More details
  • Capital School of English – Social Organiser –More details

Graduate Vacancies

  • Edelman – Assistant Account Executive – More details
  • AXA – Future Leaders Graduate Programme – More details
  • Intel – Summer Internship Engineering Project – More details
  • 3M UK – Graduate Scheme Business, Engineering and R&D – More details

For all the latest job vacancies on careerhub click here

For further job hunting resources click here

 

Working Abroad

  • Working in the Netherlands Read More
  • Interested in studying in China for Easter 2014? Applications for the Study China Programme are now open 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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