You’ll be able to get careers and employment support at Staffordshire University as soon as you begin your time there. The careers support team will give you guidance across a range of employability-related areas to help improve your job prospects.
For example, you’ll be able to book one-to-one appointments to discuss things like your CV, career path and job applications. There’s also a job portal you can use to find vacancies and even a dedicated recruitment agency you can use.
Events are held throughout the year, such as careers fairs and other on-campus events that will give you a great opportunity to meet employers and learn more about different industries.
Also, every student at Staffordshire is guaranteed an offer of a work placement or internship, alongside or as part of their course. The uni has a huge network of professional connections within the public and private sectors, giving you access to loads of placement opportunities. These can be great for your job prospects as you’ll learn a lot, make professional connections and possibly secure employment for when you graduate.
The Get Ahead programme also allows you to get extra experience and skills, while the Start-up Incubation Centre gives specialist support to students who are looking to start their own business.