Where to start
You will be asked to complete job applications for anything from a volunteering project or a part-time job right through to the daunting graduate recruiter application forms and tests. This section provides an overview of what to expect and hints and tips for success.
Get some advice & feedback
Use the left-hand menu options to read advice on different aspects of the job application process. In addition, there is a link to some useful resources at the bottom of this page.
You can also get feedback on your applications at the Careers Service by booking a time to speak to the Duty Adviser or submit online via the Virtual Adviser Service. Please note that we will give advice about content of your applications, but we do not offer a proof reading service so please check your work thoroughly before asking for feedback
For interview preparation, you can book a practice interview with a careers adviser. Phone (01224) 273601 to arrange an appointment.
Our virtual library contains searchable resources available online and at the Careers Service.
We also have books which you can borrow. They cover a range of topics, including Interviews, Assessment Centres and Psychometric Tests. Below is a selection of what is available.