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Tom Cammack, veterinary surgeon, offers careers advice to students based on his experience

Tom Cammack, vet at the RSPCA and UoN alumnus, talks about the importance of continuing professional development, gaining experience in a number of practices, the breakdown of his work and the…

From  Jackie Thompson on September 27th, 2019 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Vet jobs with the Animal and Plant Health Agency

Linda Smith, Veterinary Head of Careers at the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) explains about the four groups of vets they employ: field vets, veterinary advisers, vets in surveillance and…

From  Jackie Thompson on September 27th, 2019 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Innovation in the automotive industry and opportunities for graduates

Gary Colwill, Engineering Manager at Pektron, talks about the electronic innovations within the car industry, the qualities that graduates need in this sector and what he would want to ask at an…

From  Jackie Thompson on May 14th, 2019 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Considering a career in the environmental sector? A local employer offers advice

Paul Bennett, Director of Delta-Simons Environmental Consultants gives an insight into the work of his company as well as advice to students considering working in the sector. He talks about the…

From  Jackie Thompson on March 4th, 2019 0 likes 38 plays 0  

Developing your career during and after your PhD

Kiri Granger, PhD psychology alumna from Nottingham, talks about how she met her future employer at a conference during the second year of her PhD. From starting with Cambridge Cignition as a…

From  Jackie Thompson on February 19th, 2019 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Applying for jobs outside academia - the recruiter's viewpoint (1/3)

In this first video, Clare Jones, Senior Careers Adviser, gives an insight into the information needs of the recruiter during the selection process. What do recruiters look for? How much detail do…

From  Jackie Thompson on February 15th, 2019 0 likes 43 plays 0  

Applying for jobs outside academia - evidence for employers (2/3)

In this second video in the three-part series, Clare Jones, Senior Careers Adviser explores how to generate the detailed evidence employers expect to see in an application. She talks about…

From  Jackie Thompson on February 15th, 2019 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Applying for jobs outside academia - assessing your skills and behaviours (3/3)

In this third video in the series, Clare Jones, Senior Careers Adviser, focuses on assessing your skills, behaviours and experiences realistically. There are challenges involved in doing this as not…

From  Jackie Thompson on February 15th, 2019 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Discover your career

We offer a world of possibility for our passionate staff, where together we all make a difference. Discover how you can further your career and unlock your potential at the University of Nottingham.…

From  Mark Williams on January 16th, 2019 0 likes 522 plays 0  

How to overcome interview nerves

Everyone has interview nerves but what can you do to let the real you shine through? Kirstin Barnard, Senior Careers Adviser, talks you through the various ways you can overcome your nerves before…

From  Jackie Thompson on August 24th, 2018 0 likes 579 plays 0  

Careers advice for Chinese graduates returning home

Jessy Cheng, our Global Employment Manager based in Shanghai, offers advice on the key three skills you need to be successful in the job market in China. She also focuses on the importance of work…

From  Jackie Thompson on August 15th, 2018 0 likes 157 plays 0  

Careers advice for Malaysian graduates returning home

Kohila Palanisamy, our Global Employment Consultant based in Kuala Lumpur, talks through the graduate recruitment process in Malaysia, where to look for vacancies and company information as well as…

From  Jackie Thompson on August 15th, 2018 0 likes 36 plays 0  

Vlog: How to ace your next job interview

Got a job interview coming up? Masters student, Joey, gives her top tips on how to prepare and score yourself the job.

From  Carla Froggatt on June 14th, 2018 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Career advice | How to write a great application form

Erica Sparkes, Employability Education Projects Officer gives her advice on making an effective job application.

From  Jackie Thompson on October 31st, 2017 0 likes 254 plays 0  

Career advice | How to ace an assessment centre

Shelley Ashenden, Senior Careers Adviser, gives her top tips for acing an assessment centre.

From  Jackie Thompson on October 16th, 2017 0 likes 331 plays 0  

Career advice | How to make your CV stand out

Cathy Sibley, Employability Education Projects Officer, gives her top tips on how to make sure your CV stands out from the rest and is placed in the 'interview' pile!

From  Jackie Thompson on October 16th, 2017 0 likes 795 plays 0  

Career advice | How to give a strong presentation

Luke Lynch, Employability Education Projects Officer, gives his top tips on how to deliver an effective presentations during the recruitment process. Often this is an activity that students or…

From  Jackie Thompson on October 10th, 2017 0 likes 218 plays 0  

Career advice | How to write an effective covering letter

Hayley Gilmore, Students' Union Employability Manager, gives her top tips on writing an effective covering letter when applying for a job vacancy.

From  Jackie Thompson on October 10th, 2017 0 likes 641 plays 0  

Our research leaders of tomorrow

Our Anne McLaren and Nottingham Research Fellowship schemes produce the next generation of outstanding research leaders. We are recruiting an unprecedented number of research fellows as part of a…

From  Sophie Moyses on July 21st, 2017 0 likes 801 plays 0  

Why employers recruit Nottingham students

Three employers talk about the quality of students from the University

From  Jackie Thompson on May 31st, 2016 0 likes 50 plays 0  

Graduate Jobs Fair

Discover your passion at the Graduate Jobs Fair. Find out how diverse your options really are, and explore different roles in different sectors. www.nottingham.ac.uk/careers/gradjobsfair.

From  Joe Ward on March 22nd, 2016 0 likes 170 plays 0  

Getting a graduate job - Biosciences

In this interview with a Biosciences student, Andrew Fitzmaurice, Recruitment Director of MorePeople, gives us his hints and tips about careers and employability.…

From  Everdien Wood on November 12th, 2015 0 likes 69 plays 0  

Non-interactive video interviews: part two

A simulation of a non-interactive video, consisting of three practice questions.

From  Digital Communications on February 9th, 2015 0 likes 721 plays 0  

Non-interactive video interviews: part one

A short introduction to non-interactive video interviews, often used by employers during the recruitment and selection process.

From  Joe Ward on January 26th, 2015 0 likes 746 plays 0  

Working at The University of Nottingham

Find out about the rewarding and successful careers we offer at Nottingham University.

From  Digital Communications on April 8th, 2014 0 likes 790 plays 0