I love this time of year (especially now I’m a term-time member of staff) as the long university summer holidays stretch out ahead of us. If you’re one of our students, or a finalist waiting for graduation, the holidays have already begun. How will you be spending your summer and can you be doing things… Read More Let the summer ‘work’ for you
What are you worth? As a graduate you will need to know your market value as a prospective employee, or your day-rate in self-employment. This blog has direct relevance to designers and artists but makes significant points for anyone considering self-employment, where work time needs to be quantified and given a monetary value. I am… Read More Giving Your Time A Monetary Value
Following on from our recent blog post 8 Careers Beyond the Classroom here’s another fantastic career insight blog for Education students. In this blog Kerry Chaplin, Level I Education Student Advocate, details what she learnt at the recent Level I Careers Education event.
The Founder and CEO of Career Codex gave an insight talk at Accountex, the largest UK conference for accountancy and finance professionals, held at ExCeL London. He discussed how LinkedIn can be used to advance careers, and that it’s no longer an option, but an absolute must! The information he shared is suitable for all students looking… Read More How to use LinkedIn to advance your career
For a lot of Education undergraduates teaching can be the logical next step in your career path but what if you know that teaching’s not the right route for you? Our Careers Adviser, Anna Worsley, recently attended an Education Alternatives training event where eight speakers working in education related jobs gave an insight into their… Read More 8 careers beyond the classroom
We’re always keen to hear from employers and recruiters who offer jobs to our graduates. In this guest blog Catherine Stockford from Randstad reflects on some of the FAQs from our Teaching and Education Fair. In February I attended the ‘Teaching and Education Fair’ held in the Eden Building at Liverpool Hope University. My colleagues… Read More Randstad’s Quick Guide for Student Teachers
Last week was the Summer Jobs Fair and we had employers on campus recruiting for their Summer 2018 roles. If you missed out, here’s a run down of the roles available…