Careers Service

Staff Profile

Claire Byron

Information Adviser



Claire has worked at the Careers Service in the Information Team since 2004. She previously worked in human resources and in libraries and resource centres in the public and higher education sectors.

Roles and Responsibilities

Her role involves offering 1- 1 information and advice to students and recent graduates, and researching, writing and developing web resources. She also has responsibilty for information specific to the needs of clients with disabilities and is a member of the Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services (AGCAS) Disability Task Group.

MA Sociology – Leeds University
BSc (Hons) Social Sciences (Sociology and Social Psychology) – Bradford University
City and Guilds Library and Information Management – Newcastle College


Associate member of the Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services (AGCAS)