Information Leaflets

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Getting started and finding vacancies:

Getting Started

Finding Work Experience

Job Seeking: Advertised Vacancies

Job Seeking: The Hidden Job Market

Introduction to LinkedIn

Recruitment Agencies

Part-time Work & Volunteering

Santander University Internship Scheme

PG Researchers: Useful Careers Resources

Preparing for a guidance interview

Applying for a PhD – Useful Careers Resources (for PhDs in the UK only)

Advice for prospective students (249.04KB - Requires Adobe Reader)

Applying for jobs:

Writing Effective CVs & Covering Letters

Writing Effective Placement CVs & Covering Letters

Writing a Personal Profile for your CV

Effective Writing

Application Forms

Presenting your skills to an employer-be guided by the STARs

Selection process:

The Job Interview

Assessment Centres

Psychometric Tests


Taking your education further:

About Postgraduate Studies

Writing a Personal Statement for Postgraduate Applications

Routes into Teaching

Routes into teaching 2015 by AGCAS

International Students:

International Students Getting a Job

Presenting your Qualifications to Employers - a Guide for International Students

Recruiting International Graduates - A guide for employers

Subject specific resources

After an Environmental Masters at Surrey: Useful Careers Resources

Bioscience: Useful Careers Resources

Chemistry: Useful Careers Resources

Computing & IT: Useful Careers Resources

Criminology: Useful Careers Resources

Film Studies: Useful Careers Resources

Food, Nutrition and Dietetics: Useful Careers Resources

Mathematics & Statistics: Useful Careers Resources

Media: Useful Careers Resources

Politics & Government: Useful Careers Resources

Psychology: Useful Careers Resources

Sociology: Useful Careers Resources

Theatre Studies: Useful Careers Resources

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