Looking For A Job

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Many jobs are not advertised so try not to rely only on sources of advertised vacancies. When you are ready to apply use our advice on Making Applications.

Lots of employers all over the UK - and indeed the world - advertise their vacancies through the Careers Service. These are updated daily so register with Strathclyde Online to search current vacancies for after you've graduated, part-time or vacation, voluntary and project opportunities and for a range of benefits including automatic email alerts when jobs matching your profile are posted.  Talking to employers at presentations and recruitment events like the Scottish Graduate Fair and Online Events is a must. Keep up to date with other graduate recruitment fairs around the UK here.

You can't just depend on advertised vacancies so you should follow our advice about job seeking, covering networking, speculative applications and what employers look for.  Many of you ask us what previous graduates have done and you can get that information in the Graduate Labour Market section.

For great advice and information about a range of part-time work, internships and vacation opportunities that will enhance your CV, plus job search tips make use of our Getting the right work experience pages.

Also look at the Great Grad Job Hunt which is a youtube project from the University of London









All types of vacancies, employer presentations, CV checking, employer directory


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