Careers & jobs


Discuss your options in top graduate job sectors

Whether you're looking to kick off your career or just need a summer job to tide you over, you'll find plenty of advice on The Student Room.

The careers message boards are a brilliant place to start, with industry-specific sections for everything from the armed forces to journalism to accountancy.

Don't miss our recruiter profiles, where you can find out more about specific companies and read real-life experiences of graduates who are working there now. Our guides will come in handy too, covering key topics including writing the perfect CV or cover letter.

If it's a part-time or temp job you're looking for, head over to the part-time and temporary employment forum. You can ask a specific question or dip into one of the existing discussions about the big employers such as McDonald's, Primark and Sainsbury's.