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Student Career Guide 2015 - Student Career Guide digital edition. Prospects.ac.uk. The Times Top 100 Graduate Employers 2016-2017. Student Jobs 101. Leeds University Library /All Locations. Using labour market information. The UK graduate job market. The UK graduate job market Understanding the UK graduate job market, why is it important?

The UK graduate job market

The graduate job market does not always follow the general trends of employment in the UK. It is important to know what sectors are growing, where to find jobs and what skills employers are looking for. That way, whether you are looking to enter a competitive job area or want to make choices based on latest trends, you can be better prepared in your planning. So what are the current trends? According to the Association of Graduate Recruiters some sectors in the graduate job market are recovering and beginning to show signs of growth. The table below shows the predicted sector changes and likely recruitment levels for 2013 Graduate salaries are likely to remain static in 2013, at an average of £26500.

Researching careers info. Job Market Information by Subject/Area. Graduate Career Information - Yorkshire Graduates. Graduate Jobs, Internships & Careers Advice - Inside Careers. Prospects.ac.uk. Guardian Careers. 10 Minutes With. Downloads. Leeds For Life. Graduate schemes and graduate training. Graduate training schemes introduction | Finding a grad scheme | Training scheme advantages | Getting onto a graduate scheme | Typical employers Graduate schemes and graduate training programmes are offered by many large employers.

Graduate schemes and graduate training

They typically last a year, but some extend to 18 months or even two years. It's the defined time frame and structure that normally distinguishes a graduate scheme or programme from the wider class of 'graduate job', which is the catch all term for entry-level roles that require people with graduate level education. A single employer can run more than one type of training programme within their organisation. For example, investment banks typically run separate streams for their operations, sales and trading, investment banking and technology roles, among others.

Engineering employers can run a management programmes or finance schemes alongside their engineering training. How to find a graduate scheme The advantages of training schemes. Internship Network. Careers Beyond Profit. Sometimes it’s not possible to find work, at least initially, which meets all your interests, skills and has the ethical impact that you’re looking for.

Careers Beyond Profit

A good example is the field of Human Rights Law – there are many years of more general legal training and work ahead before you can begin to specialise in this application for your knowledge. So how do you keep your values fulfilled? One of the best ways to connect with your values is to consider some volunteering around your other work/study. The Ethical Careers Guide - Home. Promoting ethical science, design and technology.

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Some cookies on this site are essential, and the site won't work as expected without them. These cookies are set when you submit a form, login or interact with the site by doing something that goes beyond clicking on simple links. We also use some non-essential cookies to anonymously track visitors or enhance your experience of the site. If you're not happy with this, we won't set these cookies. To control third party cookies, you can also adjust your browser settings. By using our site you accept the terms of our Privacy Policy. Work & Study. Jobs UK and Ireland Careers Guide Job Vacancies, Recruitment and Employment Advice. Careers Guide 2015 - TheBigChoice. Industry Profiles for Graduate Jobs by GRB. Understanding the industry you wish to enter is an essential part of any job application so it's vital that you do enough background research before you begin.

Industry Profiles for Graduate Jobs by GRB

The drop down menu above contains a profile for each of the major industries, covering useful information such as expected salaries, qualifications and skills that you might need and the fundamental roles available within each sector. This will give you an idea of the general career path people will take in order to work their way up and how to move forward after initial training, including some additional sources of information which will help guide you in the right direction.

Whilst you are constantly reminded to showcase your passion for the job by thoroughly researching a role, this should by no means be limited to the aims of company. Civil Service Fast Stream - GOV.UK. The Civil Service Fast Stream helps graduates to make an impact on people’s lives in the UK and the world.

Civil Service Fast Stream - GOV.UK

You could work in areas including education, the economy, foreign affairs, defence policy, health, the environment and many more. You’ll need to meet the following conditions to apply: meet nationality and immigration requirements have a second-class degree in any subject for most Fast Stream schemes You can find out more on the Civil Service Fast Stream blog. How to apply. Leeds Libraries & Information Services - Athena. Leeds City Region Partnership website - Leeds City Region jobs intel. The latest intelligence on Leeds City Region job sectors Our aim through this project is to share our knowledge of the local labour market with teachers and advisers, so that they can provide young people with the most up to date information and help them make informed career choices.

Leeds City Region Partnership website - Leeds City Region jobs intel

The UK job market. The total number of jobs is expected to rise by 1.8m, In addition, 12.5m jobs will be created because of retirements, the main source of vacancies.

The UK job market

Business services will be responsible for driving growth, and adding over 1.1m jobs. IT jobs will grow the fastest, adding 280,000 jobs. LEH%2005%20Leeds%20labour%20market. Economy in Leeds. Make a difference. This careers resource was jointly developed by the Biochemical Society, British Ecological Society, British Pharmacological Society, Microbiology Society, Society for Experimental Biology, Royal Society of Biology and The Physiological Society.

Make a difference

Bioscience learned societies offer a range of services and support for their members, such as scientific conferences, publishing specialist journals, careers guidance, grants, competitions and awards. If you would like to order a pack containing a copy of each of the posters, please email Amanda Hardy. Poster and banner design by Blitz. Schools outside of the UK may request print ready PDF files of the six careers posters for use in their school. Education Alternatives 2015. English Subject Centre - Supporting teaching and learning in English literature, language and creative writing. The Higher Education Academy International services.

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