Category: Blog

Thinking about studying a Masters?

This is a lowdown of everything Masters to help you decide if it is right for you and to know some of the potential benefits for your career development. What is a Masters degree? A Masters degree is a Level 7 qualification (Bachelors degree…

Placement & Internship Programme Blog: Lucy Slater – Marketing Assistant

We have started a series of Q&A blogs with students who are on or have completed a role as part of Hope’s Placement and Internship Programme (PIP). We wanted to highlight the incredible contributions Hope students have made to organisations, businesses and charities. PIP…

CAREER ENHANCEMENT AT HOME SERIES: Brush up on your online interviewing skills

I hope everyone is safe, staying in and following government guidance around the COVID-19. With more and more uncertainty surrounding the current restrictions in place, there is obviously a big impact on graduate recruitment. Many graduate recruiters have withdrawn from their normal, face to…

CAREER ENHANCEMENT AT HOME SERIES: Online / Microvolunteering – (counts for SALA)

Continuing with our career enhancement at home series, today I am promoting online and Microvolunteering. Microvolunteering is based on the idea that many people doing small actions can make a big difference! You can volunteer from the safety and comfort of your own home….

10 tips to use ‘lock down’ to your advantage

We’re all facing uncertain times at the moment and with face to face classes cancelled it may feel like University is over. While it’d be easy to sit around and storm through your newest PS4 game or laugh your day away on TikTok, when…

Career Enhancement at Home Series: Utilising online learning opportunities

There are many things which you can be doing while in isolation which can enhance your career opportunities.  One of those is to make the most out of online learning opportunities. The Careers and Employability Team at Hope will be putting on several live…

Job hunting amid Covid-19

We’re living through unprecedented times, with so much changing and so many uncertainties due to the global Coronavirus pandemic. In this blog we’ll look at some of the ways you may have been affected and aim to offer hints, tips, advice and support. Graduate…

Making job ‘Connex-ions’. Gaining experience to support my studies and my future employability

The graduate job market is a competitive place. What can you be doing whilst at university to stand out, gain experience and ensure you’re one step ahead of your peers when it comes to securing your dream job? In this student blog we hear…

British Science 2020 at Liverpool Hope

Its that time of year again when we get celebrate everything science, technology, engineering and maths…its British Science Week 2020! At Liverpool Hope British Science Week 2020 runs from 9th-11th of March and is a great opportunity to take part in events and activities…

Second Year Placement Blog

Originally posted on Liverpool Hope University Blogs:
Back in university this week since the first week of December… you might be wondering why? I’ve been on teaching practice for 8 weeks! I’m Hannah, a Primary Education student here at LHU, and I’m in my…