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Seven ways our Career & Employability Services can help you

The Career and Employability Service at Bradford is here to help you from the moment you enrol to five years after graduation! 🎓

Here are some ways they can help:

Placement help 👋
Are you looking to gain real-world experience and put your knowledge to the test?

The team offers placement help, and connects you to local and well-known companies for valuable work experiences. Placement gives you the opportunity to apply your skills, gain practical knowledge, and pave the way for a successful career ahead.

Careers advice 💬
If you're feeling a bit uncertain about your career direction, two words: don't worry!

From day one when you enrol at Bradford, you can fill out a "Career questionnaire". This helps the Career and Employability Services provide personalised career guidance. Our experienced advisors can identify your strengths, interests, and career aspirations. Once you've got this knowledge, you can make well-informed decisions and set yourself on the right path.

Part-time jobs 💼
Balancing studies and part-time work can be challenging, but rewarding.

Having a part-time job is an excellent way to enhance your employability, gain valuable skills, and even earn some extra cash. The Careers Service can find part-time job opportunities that complement your academic schedule.

Graduate roles 🎓
Graduating soon and wondering how to land your first graduate job?

There are a number of programmes that can guide you through each stage of the job search process such as:

The Bradford Graduate Internship
Bradford Graduate Talent

These programmes can help you with finding opportunities and mastering effective interview techniques. You'll soon be well-prepared to enter the workforce with confidence.

CV building 📝
Crafting an impressive CV is crucial in today's competitive job market.

The team offers workshops and resources to help you create a compelling CV that highlights your achievements, skills, and potential, making you stand out to employers.

Study abroad ✈️
Want to broaden your horizons and experience different cultures while studying?

The University of Bradford supports students who wish to embark on life-changing study abroad programmes. Studying abroad adds a new dimension to your time at university.

You'll enhance your global perspective and gain cross-cultural communication skills. The Career and Employability Services can help you find your dream study abroad experience.

Interview support 🤝
Nervous about facing job interviews?

The service provides support to help you shine during your interviews. Gain valuable insights, practice your responses, and build the confidence needed to impress potential employers.

No matter where you are on your career journey, our Career and Employability Service have the support and resources you need. Whether it's face-to-face appointments, remote video calls, or a combination of the two, the team is committed to helping you succeed. You can benefit from these services for up to five years after completing your studies.

You can listen to our podcast for a deep dive into our Career and Employability Services. 🎧

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