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Discover – What can I do with my degree?

Nutrition and Health degree gives you the skills, knowledge and experience to help people make the right dietary choices.  There are several careers directly related to your degree such as community education officer, dietitian, food technologist, nutritionist and postgraduate study.  You can also explore careers that directly relate to your degree.  Did you know that over 80% of graduate employers will recruit from any degree discipline.      

Develop – Developing skills and experience

If you already have some career ideas, the next step will be to develop your skills and gain some experience to build your confidence and increase your knowledge. You may want to consider volunteering, part-time work or undertaking a placement, which will look fantastic on your CV and increase your chances of gaining graduate employment after completing your degree. It’s also a great way to try out career paths to see what you enjoy and if it’s a good fit for you.

Compete – Getting ready to apply for work or postgraduate study

When you know what you want to do and you’re ready to apply, we have all the tools, tips and advice right here. You can also use this information to help you if you’re at a earlier stage of your career thinking and are applying for part-time work or work placements.

Complete this online pathway to find out where to search online and get faster and more relevant job search results. Then search and apply for all opportunities on our vacancy portal.

Online learning pathway – Job Searching Find opportunities on our vacancy portal

Your go-to guide, including examples and templates to get you started. You can also get instant detailed feedback on your CV and covering letter using CareerSet.

CV and application advice Online pathway – Making applications Review your CV online using CareerSet

Get ahead of the competition by reading our top tips or follow our online self-led pathway.

Interview advice Online pathway – interviews and assessments

Practice using our online tools or book a mock interview with a Careers Adviser.

Practice online tests at Graduates First Practice interviews at Shortlist Me Book a mock interview

How to decide if postgraduate study is right for you, what you should consider and how to apply.

Our top tips and advice Online pathway – Postgraduate study

Live opportunities

Take a look at the latest part-time jobs, placements, volunteering opportunities and graduate vacancies that may be of interest to Nutrition and Health students. Select any of the following opportunities to find out more and apply, or search for other opportunities on our vacancy portal.

  • Closing Date: 24/06/2024Location: Scotland.Argyll & The Isles Coast & Countryside Trust (ACT) are seeking an Ecologist with a specialism in rainforests and lower plants to lead our exciting and progressive new Rainforest Restoration Package. We expect the post holder to identify species from multiple plant & fungi groups, establish methods of cultivation/translocation […]
  • Closing Date: 12/08/2024Location: England – North West.Now Hiring! We are looking for caring, passionate, and motivated individuals to join our wonderful growing team of Care Professionals making a positive difference in your local community! Why choose Home Instead? No previous experience required.Flexible full-time and part-time (inc. overnights) hours available.Competitive compensation.Paid mileageAward-winning training: […]
  • Closing Date: 22/06/2024Location: England – North West.Background We are offering a summer work placement for an individual seeking practical experience in a professional setting. The Wigan Climate Coalition is an independent voice for climate action in Wigan borough. Bringing together the local council, businesses, community groups, sports clubs, the NHS, and others, […]
  • Closing Date: 17/06/2024Location: Wales.Welsh Water are looking for 3 individuals to join the Wastewater Assets team to support the team in the day to day tasks associated with meeting the legal and regulatory requirements of discharging wastewater back into the environment.  This is a fantastic opportunity for individuals who are eager to […]
  • Closing Date: 30/06/2024Location: England – North West.Playground Design & Sales Consultant | Scarisbrick, Ormskirk | Full-time – 35 hours per week | £25,000-£30,000 dependent on experience We are seeking a Playground Design & Sales Consultant to join our dynamic team. This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a company dedicated to […]
  • Closing Date: 01/07/2024Location: Scotland.The role:  An exciting opportunity has become available for a recent graduate to work full time on a 34-month Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) to develop technical data on ink formulation for different catalyst categories across various deposition methods for Proton Exchange Membrane electrolysers and fuel cells.  Employed and supported […]

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