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Careers and Employability are specialists in bringing students and graduates together with local and national companies and organisations. We offer a range of opportunities to meet your organisation’s requirements, whilst enhancing our students’ academic experience through the curriculum, employer contact, tailored group sessions and individual advice and guidance.

To find out how to engage and recruit log on to CareerHub to learn more and make contact.

Engage

We offer a variety of ways in which you can engage with our students and graduates and let them know more about your business. You can meet our students face-to-face at one of our networking or careers events, deliver a subject specific training session or help grow their skills and knowledge with a work shadowing opportunity, a work placement or internship.

Our sessions are delivered throughout the academic year by industry experts, entrepreneurs, business consultants and coaching professional, through a mix of interactive workshops, practical sessions and talks.

Meet our students face-to-face by choosing to deliver a careers workshop or presentation or you can inspire, advise and mentor our aspiring entrepreneurs through workshop delivery or one-to-one support.

Recruit

Our Employer Engagement team work closely with employers to engage with and recruit students and graduates across a wide range of disciplines. From vacancy advertising to employer presentations, we offer a variety of ways to promote your organisation to our students and graduates.

In supporting our students’ workforce skills development, we aim to enhance their skillsets as sought after by industry. By helping to shape their future, they could be just what you are looking for as part of your future workforce.

So, why not get in touch to find out what will work for you?

Find out here about the new graduate route for international students, who want to work following the successful completion of a course of study at UK bachelor’s degree-level or above, or access the Guide to Employers: Recruiting International Graduates: https://www.ukcisa.org.uk/uploads/files/1/Page/ISEG/Recruiting_International_Graduates-FINAL.pdf.

Voluntary Organisations

The Volunteering and Mentoring team, within Careers and Employability, provides charitable organisations and not-for-profit volunteer providers with the opportunity to recruit student volunteers through our Volunteer Hub. The team can also provide guidance for recruiting student volunteers as well as advertising to students through our events.

We welcome any charity or not-for-profit organisation with volunteer opportunities for our students to register on our Volunteer Hub. We have sites in Chester, Warrington and Shrewsbury, for any in person activities, and we also have a dedicated page for any activities that could be completed from home.

By registering with us, you’ll be able to advertise your activities directly to students as well as being added A member of the team can also meet with your organisation to discuss your opportunities and how these can be advertised to our students.

NB: Please note, we can only advertise opportunities where the activity takes place within the UK and are for a charitable or not-for-profit organisation.

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Chester Team

Warrington Team

Voluntary Organisations