Careers Service

Jobs in the Careers Service

Jobs in the Careers Service

Develop your skills and gain useful contacts while working in the Careers Service.

We offer a range of opportunities from helping students with their CVs to organising enterprise events.

For further information on any of our opportunities, drop in to speak to us.

CV Advisers

We recruit around six CV advisers each year to provide one-to-one feedback on CVs, covering letters and LinkedIn profiles to students and graduates as part of a drop-in service in the Careers Service.

The positions are open to all students at Newcastle University.

CV Advisers are paid an hourly rate and work around their studies, particularly during the months of October, November and February.

By joining our team you'll gain the opportunity to:

  • develop valuable work experience in a people-focused role
  • receive high quality training including advice skills
  • earn money

How to apply

Applications are now closed for this academic year. Positions are normally advertised on My Career around March/April each year.

CV adviser with a student at the Careers Service

START UP interns

We recruit up to four paid, part-time internships each academic year.

START UP recruits up to three paid, part-time interns each academic year. Interns help to promote and deliver our enterprise and entrepreneurship activities on campus, including organising events.

 Applications for the 2019/20 roles are now closed and will reopen in Semester 2 for the 2020/21 academic year. For further information, drop in to the Careers Service and speak to Steve Bowden

Marketing and Events Interns

Each year, we recruit undergraduate and postgraduate students as Careers Service Marketing and Events Interns. The team helps to promote and raise the profile of the Careers Service and its events on campus.

Careers Service Marketing and Events Interns usually work approximately 10 hours per week during term time. They help us to identify ways to reach students on campus and execute this through creating integrated marketing campaigns.  

By joining our team you'll gain the opportunity to:

  • enhance your CV with marketing and publicity experience
  • put your skills into practice – from creativity, to working in a team
  • contribute to social media planning and implementation
  • get exposure to recruiters on campus and a chance to network

How to apply

Applications are now closed for this academic year. Positions are normally advertised on the Newcastle University Vacancies website around March/April each year.

Postgraduate assessors

We recruit up to 6 Postgraduate students to support student assessment for the Career Development Module and ncl+ Award.

This opportunity is available to all Newcastle University postgraduate students who are eligible to work in the UK.

Postgraduate assessors are paid an hourly rate and will work both as part of a team and independently. Postgraduate assessors will normally need to be available to work between April and May and there is flexibility around working hours.

By joining our team, you'll have the opportunity to:

  •  gain valuable experience of assessing others within a Higher Education Institution
  •  receive high quality training and support to enable you to be successful in this role
  •  earn as you learn!

How to apply

Positions are advertised on My Career in January/February for that academic year.