Along with the resources listed here, we have take away literature within the Career Service.
|AGCAS / TARGETjobs - International students' guide to job hunting in the UK http://targetjobs.co.uk/careers-advice/international-students/417084-international-students-guide-to-job-hunting-in-the-uk|
Overview of the UK graduate recruitment cycle, how to boost your employability and job hunting strategies.
|Bigger isn't always better: working for a smaller company http://www.careers.dept.shef.ac.uk/pdf/sme.pdf |
Finding work in a small to medium sized enterprise (SME).
|Explore your options http://www.careers.dept.shef.ac.uk/flipbooks/exploring |
A Careers Service briefing booklet to help you research your career
Employer and career directories
|Student career guide 2015/16 (Prospects)|
Company profiles including numbers of vacancies, graduate schemes and details of how to apply. Take-away copies may be available from the Careers Service.
|The Job Crowd: Top companies for graduates to work for 2016/17|
A guide to the top employers based on the experiences of the employees working for those companies. Also includes industry insights and advice on applications and interviews. Take-away copies may be available from the Careers Service.
|Times top 100 graduate employers: the definitive guide to the leading employers recruiting graduates during 2016-2017|
Glossy guide to top employers as identified from a student survey. Take-away copies may be available from the Careers Service.
|All About Careers http://www.allaboutcareers.com/|
A social careers information website to find out more about graduate schemes, apprenticeships, internships, etc. Also offers useful industry specific career guides.
|Best companies http://www.bestcompaniesguide.co.uk|
Companion site to Best companies guide, includes jobs board
|Career player http://www.careerplayer.com/home.aspx|
Online video website with video clips on various occupational areas and general career-related topics. Need to register (free) to view clips.
|Careers Box http://www.careersbox.co.uk/|
General careers site containing film clips featuring many occupations
Provides insider information on companies in relation to salaries, working culture and the recruitment process. Anonymous views and opinions of employees and applicants, therefore read with caution.
|Graduates in small and medium sized enterprises http://www.careers.dept.shef.ac.uk/videos/enhance24.html|
You will need your username and password to access this DVD
|I could http://icould.com/|
Nearly 1000 video clips of individuals talking about their own career journey. From telecoms engineers to police officers, from landscape gardeners to web designers, from engine drivers to zookeepers; they talk about what they do, what itís like, how they came to be where are and their hopes for the future. Inspiring and encouraging resource for anyone who wants to get the inside story on a range of occupations.
|Inside Buzz http://www.insidebuzz.co.uk/home.html|
Wiki providing insider information on companies and careers. Anonymous views and opinions of employees, therefore read with caution.
|National Careers Service https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/advice/planning/jobfamily/Pages/default.aspx|
Job profiles from Directgov.