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Top Tips for Getting a Job

Before you start looking for a job there are a few basic pieces of advice that are good to take into consideration:


1. Check your jobs website

The jobs website constantly has different opportunities from Bar Work to Tutoring. There are opportunities to suit everyone!
www.guildofstudents.com/jobs

2. Attend a skills workshop

Our termly workshops hosted by careers network will help you to build your confidence and skills in areas such as, CV writing, interviews and job applications

3. Attend Job Fairs

We hold big fairs and also some smaller events throughout the year, it is a great way to network with employers and bag yourself a part time job!

4. Sign up to the PSA

The University’s Personal Skills Award recognises undergraduate students undertaking work experience whilst at University and supports you in gaining the skills that employers are looking for.

5. Keep applying

We advertise a wide variety of vacancies, however sometimes there could be over 80 people applying for one job at once, and therefore your chances of employment can be minimal, but this is not the case for all jobs and eventually you will land yourself the perfect part time job for you.

 

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Jobs - 0121 415 8960

Volunteering - 0121 415 8985

jobs@guild.bham.ac.uk

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