Careers Resources

Careers Resources

Administration and Secretarial Services

Prospects Profile: Company Secretary

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Education Administrator

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Facilities Manager

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Office Manager

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Personal Assistant

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Project Manager

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Secretary/Administrator

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Trade Unions Research Officer

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

How to Write a Cover Letter for Management and Administration Jobs (jobs.ac.uk)

An ebook with tips and examples to create the perfect cover letter for management and administration jobs in universities and other sectors. This includes a section on tailoring your letter, marketing yourself effectively & a really useful 'before and after' example with critique.

Step up to the boardroom: become a Company Secretary (ICSA)

Information about what the role of Company Secretary involves and how it can be an alternative career for Law graduates. It explains about the skills required and how you can progress your career. There is also information on accredited postgraduate courses and graduate schemes.

APM Careers (Association for Project Management)

Latest jobs and advice articles for careers in Project Management.

Careers in Arts Administration

The link below will take you to a list of recommended resources for finding out about careers in Arts Administration.

Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA)

Information on training courses and qualifications.

Governance, risk and compliance jobs (ICSA)

Search for latest jobs by type and/or location.

Careers in Healthcare Management

The link below will take you to a list of recommended resources for finding out about careers in Healthcare Management.

Project: You (APM's student guide to Project Management)

This useful guide allows you to explore the range of opportunities that exist within Project Management. There are case studies of people working in a variety of work sectors, including IT, Law, Engineering and Public Services. The guide also explains about the skills and qualifications required for starting a career in Project Management.