Getting a job

Everything you need to know about finding a job, from researching the job market to taking part in an interview.

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How to find a job

Get advice on the job market, where to look for a job and who can help you in your search.

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Researching the employer and the role

Before you submit a CV, cover letter, application form or attend an interview, you'll need to investigate the organisation and the role in more depth.

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Application forms

Find out what an employer is looking for, example questions and answers and advice on writing a personal statement.

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CVs and cover letters

Learn the different types of CV, what to include and how to present your information.

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Interviews

Guidance on the different types of interview – including assessment centres – as well as how to prepare for them, what employers want to see and more.

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Equality and diversity in the workplace

Help for students and graduates who may face additional career planning challenges related to their sexual orientation, gender or ethnicity.