CAREERS BLOG: Hidden web gems – job sectors

UoY Careers Imagine the possibilities LARGE dark green Careers blog written by Irena Zientek, Information Resources Manager, Careers

Where do you look for jobs in marketing? What are the professional associations in the environment sector? What can you do at York to improve your chances of getting into politics and public affairs?

You can find out the answers to these questions and more on the Careers website’s job sector pages.

Split into Explore the sector and Getting into the sector, you can find out what the sector involves, the skills you’ll need and what work experience would be useful. There’s also advice on how to research the sector, and consider whether it’s the right one for you. All in one handy place.

The following sectors are already online:

Come the Autumn Term, there’ll also be pages on:

  • Criminal justice
  • Digital and IT
  • Health care
  • Journalism and publishing
  • Legal services.

Further sector pages are planned for 2016, so keep an eye on the latest additions.

So, if you’re wanting to start researching a particular job sector or need to know where to search for job adverts, go to the relevant pages and find out more.