Category: Blog

Routes into Teaching

With UCAS applications for postgraduate teaching opening on Thursday 26th October 2017 we’re currently seeing a lot of students with a range of questions about getting into teaching.  Here’s our quick need to know guide…

The inside scoop on Aldi’s Graduate Scheme

Aldi is one of the fastest-growing grocery retailers in the UK and their graduate scheme is a year like no other. Aldi’s North West Managing Director gives his top tips on how to succeed in your application to gain your spot on one of…

Enterprise Rent-A-Car: How to make your application stand out

Last week, our Careers & Employability team met with Catherine Rawcliffe, The Enterprise Rent-A-Car North West Talent Acquisition Specialist. Catherine is responsible for the graduate recruitment here in Liverpool and is excited to work with Liverpool Hope University and see student and graduates like…

Ask the Expert: What does an education recruiter look for in a CV?

This editions expert is Catherine Stockford. Catherine is ‘School Support Services’ Specialist at Randstad Education Liverpool.  She is an experienced education professional with nearly 13 years education recruitment experience, matching teachers and support staff to temporary and permanent jobs in various Primary, Secondary and SEN…

Want to make a difference? Why not work for an MP or political pressure group…

Many of our students, especially social sciences students have expressed their desire to pursue a career that makes a positive impact on people’s lives.  There are many different sectors and career paths which will let you do this. You can visit the Liverpool Hope…

3 things you need to know about the Criminal Justice sector

Our Employability Placement Officer, Sarah Goulden, is back from an event on Careers in the Criminal Justice Sector. Lots of students and graduates are interested in the sector, so Sarah has put together ‘3 things you need to know about the Criminal Justice sector’…

Top tips for a teaching job application

This week’s blog has been written by Anthony Lowton from Prospero Teaching, Liverpool.  Prospero Teaching is a specialist, award-winning, teaching agency with dedicated teams of candidate managers, compliance and in-house teacher resources.  If you’re applying for a teaching job here are Anthony’s top tips to…

Job application – top tips

Applying for a job is a competitive process. Whether you’re applying for a summer job or your first graduate position don’t miss the Career team’s top tips…

Get into teaching

If you want to be on a teacher training course starting in September 2018 then this blog is for you. To help you get ahead of the game we’ve put together some key dates, essential information and application guidance so you’re ready to apply at…

Why see a Careers Adviser?

The Careers Service offer Careers Express (quick query drop-ins) and 45 minute one-to-ones but if you’ve not used the service before you might be unsure of what exactly seeing a Careers Adviser entails and how it might be of benefit. Our services are free…