Whatever stage you are at with your career planning, from fresher to final year and beyond, the Careers and Employability Service is here to help!

We can help you to:

  • Apply for graduate jobs and check your job applications
  • Direct you to relevant careers information
  • Research your career ideas
  • Update and develop your CV and covering letter
  • Develop and help you to assess your employability skills
  • Help you to create a LinkedIn profile
  • Apply for further study
  • Prepare for assessment centres and psychometric tests
  • Prepare for interviews

It doesn't matter if you are unsure about your future, or you want to explore options further, we can offer a range of support to suit all career needs.

Careers Advice

Our Careers Advisers are on hand to offer confidential, individual appointments for all your guidance needs. They are available throughout the week in order to book 1-1 appointments. In order to make an appointment you can ring the careers and employability office on 01204 903080 or clcik on the following link and book your own appointment ata time and date that suits you, using our online portal: https://studenthub.bolton.ac.uk 

Job Vacancies

Log in to our online portal to view our vacancies database which is updated on a daily basis.  This is available for all University of Bolton students, recent graduates and postgraduates.  Vacancy types include full time, part-time, summer and seasonal and placement opportunities.

Careers and Employability Resources

Our team based in the careers office can support you to access the full range of resources on offer, from paper-based materials to computer packages and websites.

The following resources and information is available:

  • Employer Directories: at the beginning of each academic year, the Careers Service recieves copies of Prospects directories, which list a large range of graduate employers. Call in and collect your own personal copy.  This information can also be accessed on-line.

  • Journals and Specialist Guides: the Careers Service also gets other publications throughout the year, such as Real World, GTI Target, Target Jobs, Guardian UK 300 etc.

  • Student Guides: the Careers Service produce a range of guides on job search techniques and career planning.  These are available in hard copy from the careers office.

Also, wherever possible, we will endeavour to provide information in a range of formats that meet students individual needs.

Careers Service Mission and Policies

For a range of information relating to our Mission, Aims and Service policies, please click here