|AGCAS / TARGETjobs - Tips for international students seeking work outside the UK|
- offers tips and advice for international students who are...
|Careers Service visit to the British Council|
The information in this report was gathered by members of Careers Service staff undertaking an...
|Major resources (including vacancy websites)|
|AGCAS/TARGET Jobs - Working Abroad - for many of the countries in the world|
-gives information on: the job market, applying for jobs, vacancy sources, getting work experience, visa information, and living in the country.
|Prospects - Working Abroad - for many of the countries in the world|
Gives brief information on: job market, vacancy sources, work experience, volunteering, and visas and immigration.
Extensive careers and employment database. Relevant sections include 1.Country Guide 2.Employer Directory 3.Jobs/Internships. Check out each section for the individual countries,(not all will have a Country Profile). Must initially register via a University of Sheffield campus computer – after that can create a personal account which can be activated from any computer
|AGCAS - Starting your Career in..... Guides|
15 country guides for returning international students, containing information about the country's economy, graduate labour market, information sources and jobsearch websites
|AGCAS/TARGET Postgrad - Studying Abroad - for many of the countries in the world|
Gives an overview of the higher education system, courses, application procedures, fees and scholarships, exchange programmes, issues regarding recognition of qualifications in the UK, and visa requirements.
|Prospects - Studying Abroad - for many of the countries in the world|
Gives brief information on the higher education system, entry requirements, fees and funding, exchanges, and visas.
|Other online resources (including vacancy websites)|
Database carries jobs and work experience opportunities in most of the major cities across the world
An international recruitment consultant whose services encompass staffing, career services and e-recruitment
|Association of Commonwealth Universities|
A global interchange of people, knowledge and skills
|Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (APSIA)|
Comprises 34 member schools in North America, Asia and Europe dedicated to the improvement of professional education in international affairs. Website includes some links to further resources on careers in international affairs.
The British Council has many opportunities for people looking to work abroad. There are a range of opportunities from language assistants (in over 100 countries) to help with starting a business (in certain countries)
Employment search engine covering 50+ countries. Searches for jobs on company sites as well as jobsites.
|Commonwealth Scholarship & Fellowship Plan (CSFP)|
Plan aiming to provide a network of study opportunities and awards throughout the Commonwealth
Resource developed by the Erasmus Student Network (ESN). Organisations can publish their internship offers and search for interns, and students that want to do an internship abroad can create profiles, search and apply for internships vacancies.
Search for paid and unpaid (summer) internships, work placements, traineeships, graduation assignments, voluntary work in Europe, Asia, Americas, USA, Africa, Australia
The latest policy, research, statistics, case studies and opportunities for study and work abroad. Also provides information on the benefits of international experience, as well as guidance on sources of funding.
|International Citizen Service|
Backed by the UK Government, this Service offers 12 week voluntary placements abroad to all 18-25 year olds based in the UK.
American site listing grants, scholarships, and loan programs for study abroad
Holds a large database advertising jobs worldwide, particularly in the US. Search by country or by type of work
Search for jobs by type of work or location. The database has jobs available in a number of countries
|Michael Page International|
International recruitment consultant
Links to online newspapers around the world. Many hold a vacancy section
|WANGO - worldwide NGO directory|
Search for NGOs worldwide. Much of the information is for members only although it is possible to note the names of NGO organisations and then google their websites.
|Working Holiday Store|
Website offering a comprehensive overview of what to do, and when, for those planning a working holiday.
Provides a quick guide to visa regulations for a variety of countries