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!

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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 & 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.

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.