CAREERS BLOG: Eager employers seek dynamic final year students…


  Careers blog written by Irena Zientek, Information Resources Manager, Careers …even before you reach your final year! Once upon a time graduate recruiters started their recruitment process (often referred to as ‘the Milkround’) at the start of the Autumn Term, by placing adverts on graduate careers websites and in magazines and employer directories. They would … Continue reading CAREERS BLOG: Eager employers seek dynamic final year students…

GUEST BLOG: 5 Ways to Boost Your Employability as a Graduate


 Guest blog written by Mark Bradford, STEM Graduates 48% of York graduates find work in Scientific, Engineering and Computing-orientated careers, so with graduation fast approaching it’s probably as good a time as any to introduce ourselves. STEM Graduates provide careers advice and graduate job opportunities for students and graduates from Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths degree … Continue reading GUEST BLOG: 5 Ways to Boost Your Employability as a Graduate

CAREERS BLOG: Watch out for early recruitment starts


Summer’s nearly over and it's the start of the 2014/15 graduate recruitment cycle. Traditionally graduate employers start their recruitment drives in the autumn term, but more and more now start in late summer. These will mainly be the larger recruiting companies with graduate schemes, particularly in the finance and law sectors and for the Civil … Continue reading CAREERS BLOG: Watch out for early recruitment starts

Student Internationalisation


Some of you may have seen the recent article in Nouse entitled “Home students must aim higher” published on 1st June 2014. The author raises concerns about home students not engaging with the internationalisation process and lacking intercultural competencies that overseas students have. At Careers we understand how important it is to assist in the creation of internationally competent graduates … Continue reading Student Internationalisation