Finding graduate jobs
Not sure what you want to do? Explore the information on our website and then ‘talk to us’ and book a 20 minute ‘Getting started with’ appointment where you can learn how to search for graduate jobs on our vacancy portal.
You will also be given the opportunity to discuss your options and get support with making applications and preparing for interviews.
If you already completed your course please see our Graduate pages to see how you can continue to access our services by registering on our dedicated graduate platform.View current graduate job vacancies Book an appointment
Planning your job search
Having a plan is the key to an effective job search. Watch this short 3-minute video to hear our top tips:
Focusing your search
Where you look for job vacancies will differ depending on the job role and sector you want to work in. You can find out more about where to find jobs relating to specific subjects in our subject information pages.
The Prospects and Target Jobs websites are also good sources of information about where to find vacancies in specific job sectors:
- Prospects Job Sectors
- Target Jobs Career Sectors
- Target Jobs’ most popular graduate UK 300 employers and UK 300 at a glance
Searching for jobs in specific regions
If you are looking for a job in a specific region there may be regional websites you can use to search for vacancies.Finding a graduate job in the North West Finding a graduate job in other regions of the UK
National Graduate job websites
A good starting point for your vacancy search is our Careers Vacancy Portal, but we also recommend exploring some of these useful job boards and remember to set up job alerts so that you’re notified by email of any new opportunities that meet your criteria.
- Gradcracker for STEM students
- Bright network
- Guardian graduate jobs
- Reed graduate training schemes
- Jobs in universities