w/e 21st June 2015 – Round-up of the latest job vacancies, news, advice & opportunities

  • The Edge

    BU Careers & Employability Service, The Edge Student Development Centre (outside the Sir Michael Cobham Library, Talbot Campus)
    Open 8.45am – 4.30pm – Monday – Friday


  1. Latest Recruitment News, Events & Employability Opportunities
  2. Latest Job Sector News
  3. Job Hunting & Applications: Hints & Tips
  4. Careers & Employability Resource of the Week
  5. Working Abroad – Advice & Opportunities
  6. Further support offered from the BU Careers & Employability Service
  7. Latest Part Time & Graduate Job Vacancies on MyCareerHub
  8. Latest & Forthcoming On Campus Careers & Recruitment Events


1. Latest Recruitment News, Events & Employability Opportunities



  • Graduates are earning less but more are in work Read More
  • Over half of employes have researched a job candidate on social media Read More
  • Always wanted to run your own business? Watch this video from British Chambers to see how they can help you Read More
  • 2 in 5 companies to offer summer jobs in the UK Read More


Opportunity of the Week


  • Want to work abroad and need some funding? Then apply for the BU Global Horizons Fund! Read More


Further Opportunities to boost the CV


BU Related Opportunities

  • Head over to the SUBU Volunteer website to find out about all the latest opportunities you can get involved with Read More
  • Support the marathon runners as a volunteer at the Bournemouth Marathon Festival (4 Oct) and boost your CV. Find out more here
  • Check out a full list of the BU clubs & societies you can get involved with for 2015/16 over on the SUBU website Read More
  • Applications now open to apply to be a BU Student Ambassador! Read More
  • Been on an Industrial Placement? Here’s your chance to win the 2014-2015 placement prize and boost your CV Read More

Non BU Related Opportunities

  • Win your share of £5k to fund your postgrad studies! Apply by 30 June. Read More
  • Check out this summer internship programme at PWC that will give you some great experience for your CV Read More
  • Applications are officially open for Masters Funding! Sign up and apply today Read More

All Blog Articles



2.Latest Job Sector News


  • Your retail graduate job hunting action plan: what to do when Read More
  • Great news if you love film, gaming or TV: the creative sector needs 1.2 million new workers Read More
  • Looking for a job in a charity? Here’s how to get a job in the third sector Read More

More Sector Resources



3. Job Hunting & Applications: Hints and Tips


  • Part time jobs that will kick start your graduate career Read More
  • How to find work experience Read More
  • Student & Graduate Jobs At Iceland Supermarkets Read More
  • Kick off your week by checking out all the great jobs on GradSouthWest Read More
  • Top 5 extra curricular activities to improve your CV Read More
  • How to make a speculative job application work for you Read More
  • Assessment centre coming up? Here’s the secret to becoming the outstanding candidate… Read More
  • Employers use many different interview tests. Do you know how to pass them all? Read More
  • What skills do employers want? Read More

More Resources



4. Resource of the Week – Skills4Study Careers & Employability Package


The resource includes the following areas:-

Create your own horizons

Start using Personal Development Planning to shape your ambitions, work out what success means to you and make the most of your opportunities.

Planning your future

Find out what employers are looking for. Identify the skills, qualities and attitudes needed to achieve your goal and learn how to start developing these.

Successful job applications

Learn how to prove your skills to an employer in a CV and competence-based applications, and how to perform well in interviews and assessment centres.

To access the Skills4Study Employability package click here

5. Working & Studying Abroad – Advice & Opportunities

Read More
  • Save the date! USA College Day – the largest US university fair in the UK is on 25-26 September in London Read More



6. Further Support from the BU Careers & Employability Service

The Edge

  • Weekly appointments available for advice on careers, the job hunt, the job application process and further study options Read More
  • Weekly drop in CV & Covering Letter reviews in the Edge Student Development Centre (outside the library) Read More
  • One Stop Shop Online Careers System ‘MyCareerHub’ Read More
  • Loanable job hunting and job application books available from the Edge Student Development Centre (outside the library)
  • Comprehensive range of online careers & employability resources Read More
  • Find out about the Student Development Award  Read More

More Resources



7. Latest  Part Time, Placement & Graduate Job Vacancies on MyCareerHub


Graduate Employment:

Graduate Recruitment Consultant (new)
Henlow Group
LONDON – Greater London
Recruitment, sales, head hunting
Deadline – 1 Aug, 2015
Find out more

Development Officer (new)
Hampshire Cultural Trust
Winchester – South East
The Trust is looking for an energetic Development Officer to help support and develop our new and dynamic fundraising programme. The programme involves a number of fund raising revenue streams from philanthropy through to corporate sponsorship and on line giving.
Deadline – 5 Jul, 2015
Find out more

Graduate – IT Support Assistant (new)
Bournemouth – South West
Imagine Publishing, a worldwide multimedia content producer within the technology, photography, knowledge and videogames market sectors, is expanding its IT department to support the growth of the business and is seeking a dynamic and ambitious IT Support Assistant to join the team.
Deadline – 17 Jul, 2015
Find out more


Part time Jobs:

Part Time – Support Worker (new)
Pulse Community Healthcare
Bournemouth – South
Support workers required in the Bournemouth area to support people with complex care needs.
Deadline – 31 Aug, 2015
Find out more

Summer Work – Bar, Restaurant, Housekeeping, Conference & Events (new)
Q Hotels – Norton Park
Near Winchester
Deadline – 18 Jul, 2015
Find out more

Further part time, placement & graduate job roles are available on MyCareerHub here

More job hunting resources


8.  Latest & Forthcoming Careers & Recruitment Events


For details of on and off campus careers and recruitment events click here

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