Applying for jobs

Everything you need to know about assessment centres

Have you been invited to an assessment day? Assessment days can seem pretty nerve-racking but with the right preparation, you’ll be ready to show off your skills and bag the job or apprenticeship. We’ve...  

Everything you need to know about jobs in Cardiff

You probably know Cardiff for rugby and great nightlife – but the Welsh capital has loads more going for it. It’s one of the key filming locations for Doctor Who, is home to some of the best...  

Graduate schemes: your questions answered

From psychometric tests to how to make your application stand out, in this guide we answer all your questions about graduate schemes. What is a graduate scheme? A graduate scheme is a work-based training...  

How to ask why you didn't get the job

It’s a phone call or email we all dread: “Sorry, your application for the position at our company was not successful at this time.” It’s never easy to hear that you didn’t...  

Everything you need to know about jobs in Newcastle

You might already know that Newcastle is the home of Greggs, Ant & Dec, and a cracking student nightlife. But maybe you didn’t know that the Northern city has one of the best universities in...  

Job fairs: What you need to know

If you’re off to uni in 2018 (or perhaps you’ve just arrived), be prepared to hear a lot about job fairs. A job fair is an opportunity for employers to sell themselves and their training programmes...  

Everything you need to know about jobs in Leicester

Leicester is one of the oldest cities in the UK. The city streets boasts lots of history, but with a young, diverse population, there’s also lots going on these days. There’s an exciting nightlife...  

Everything you need to know about jobs in Liverpool

Liverpool was voted one of the best cities in the UK for work-life balance. The north-west city is multi-cultural with friendly people and loads to see and do. So if you’re thinking about searching...  

Everything you need to know about jobs in Edinburgh

Did you know that Edinburgh is home to the world’s only knighted penguin? That’s right, Sir Olav lives at Edinburgh Zoo. As if that weren’t enough of a reason to follow your dream career...  

6 epic creative jobs you might not have heard of

Ever heard of a beamer? They are people who work in the fashion industry, loading reels of cloth onto weaving machines. Know what a boom operator is? They use a long microphone to record the action on...  

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