Careers Service

Finding Jobs

Finding Jobs

Finding the right job takes time, research and planning - our sessions can help you get started.

On this page, you can find Careers Service events and sessions on finding jobs. We also work closely with top graduate employers who offer events specifically for Newcastle University students.

See details of upcoming live events below. You can also find recordings from careers sessions and webinars.

External events

We also advertise events offered by external organisations.

Upcoming Careers Service events

Events will be listed by date below. 

  • Top tips to secure your graduate job

    Open to all students & graduates. Join 'Europe Language Jobs' to hear about the company, and their tips towards getting a graduate role.

    Date/Time: 22 March 2021, 12:15-12:45

    Venue: Online

  • *Fast Track to interview for FDM's Graduate Programme* - Virtual Interview Workshop and Fast Track Opportunity

    Attend to get the chance to be fast tracked to interview for FDM's Graduate Programme! Open to finalists from any discipline, FDM will help you successfully prepare for video, virtual and strengths based interviews.

    Date/Time: 24 March 2021, 15:00 -16:00

    Venue: Online

  • Recorded events and webinars

    Access our recorded careers sessions and webinars, for you to watch in your own time. 

    The job search: getting started 

    Looking for graduate roles and work experience can seem a daunting prospect if you’re not sure where to start. This 10 minute presentation on getting started with your job search will explore:

    • where to focus your job search
    • job-hunting strategies to improve your search
    • how to remain resilient during the job search
    Screenshot from the title page of our Online Masterclass - The Job Search: Getting Started

    Graduate training schemes

    Our 17 minute presentation on Graduate training schemes covers:

    • what is a graduate training scheme [1:11]
    • who offers graduate schemes or training [3:18]
    • how to find a graduate scheme[7:04]
    • getting onto a scheme [11:37]
    Screenshot of title page from our Graduate Training Schemes presentation

    How to find a part-time job in the UK (for international students)

    Working while you study is a good way to improve your skills and find out what it is like to work in the UK. Previous international students have found part-time jobs to help them improve on their English language skills, gain work experience, make friends outside of university and earn some money!

    Watch this 21 minute presentation to find out about:

    • current part-time work regulations and entitlement
    • where to look for jobs you can do while you study
    • schemes we run to help you find part-time jobs
    Screen shot from title slide of part-time job presentation