w/e 19th October 2014 – Round-up of the latest job vacancies, news, advice & opportunities

Latest Recruitment News, Events & Employability Opportunities from the

BU Careers & Employability Service

(located in the Edge outside the library)


  • Young people need to hone their digital skills for futureproof careers Read More
  • Unique paid summer internship opportunity for students with disabilities Read More
  • Why graduates should consider franchising Read More
  • Boost your CV with the Dynamo Challenge – Deadline for applications 31st October 2014 Read More
  • Chance for BU students back from Placement to win £500! Closing date 9th January 2015  Read More

All Blog Articles


Job Sector

  • Top tips from Solicitors firms on getting a job in the law sector Read More
  • Training contracts, pupillages and careers in law – get started with LCN Read More
  • IBM – Master the Mainframe Contest – Deadline January 7th 2015 Read More

More Sector Resources


Job Hunting & Applications: Hints and Tips

  • Make it memorable: use psychology to help your job applications stand out Read More
  • Personality boost: make your CV shine by giving soft skills the hard sell Read More
  • To disclose or not to disclose a disability in the job application process Read More

More Resources


Working Abroad

  • Thinking of working abroad? Applications for the Global Horizons Fund are now open! Deadline 15th November Read More
  • Interested in teaching abroad? Apply for a teach abroad scholarship – Deadline 31st October Read More


Careers Resource of the Week  – Going Global Job Vacancy Database

The Going Global database includes more than 10,000 pages of constantly-updated content on how to work abroad including a database of current overseas job opportunities, work permit/visa regulations and CV writing guidelines for specific countries and much more!

Features include:-

Country Career Guides

Packed with country-specific career information, this research tool provides expert advice and insider tips for finding employment opportunities at home and abroad.

Job Postings and Internship Listings

Search for job openings and internship opportunities in countries around the world.

Key Employer Directory

Access more than 400,000+ country-specific company profiles in industries such as manufacturing, transportation, consumer goods, consulting services, finance and technology.

To view Going Global, please click here


Further Support from the BU Careers & Employability Service

  • How to look for Placements & Internships in the UK Read More
  • FREE take-away careers and job hunting guides available from the Edge (outside the library)
  • Using Student & Graduate Discussion Forums to help with the career planning and job hunting process Read More
  • Follow BU Careers & Employability on Twitter for the latest recruitment tests and job hunting hints and tips Read More
  • Follow the Student Development Award Blog Read More

More Resources


Latest Part Time & Graduate Job Vacancies

Part Time Vacancies

  • The Gleneagles Hotel – Food and Beverage Festive Package – More details
  • SportBU – Voluntary Sports Activator – More details

Graduate Vacancies

  • National Air Traffic Services – Direct Entry Graduate – More details
  • NHS Leadership Academy – NHS Graduate Management Training Scheme – More details

The latest part time and graduate job vacancies can be found on MyCareerHub here

More job hunting resources



 Careers & Recruitment Events

On Campus THIS WEEK…

  • IBM – Your application Year (an afternoon with IBM to improve your Employability Skills) – 22nd October 2014More details
  • Camp Leaders – Spend your summer in the USA –Presentation – Thursday 23rd October 17.30 – 18.30 – More details



  • Study & Work Abroad Festival – 29th October 2014, Kimmeridge House, Talbot Campus Read More


For a full list of all the latest on and off campus careers and recruitment events click here

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