Welcome to your Careers Service

Welcome (or welcome back!) to the University of Bristol. We are your Careers Service and we are here to support you in preparing for your next steps after you finish your studies – and it’s never too early to start!  

Whether it’s help in getting a part-time job, finding internships and graduate roles, writing CVs and applications, or deciding what you want to do after your degree, we’re here for you.    

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First things first, you are going to hear us talking about mycareer a lot this year. mycareer is your portal to vacancies, events, resources, appointments and more. You can set up a profile in there that will tailor content just for you!

Log in, complete your profile and off you go!

Here are 5 ways you can engage with us during your time at Bristol:  

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Explore your options 

What can you do with your course, and how can you research the opportunities available to you? We are here to support you in researching your options and testing out ideas.

Visit the Exploring your career options pages of our website or attend one of our ‘Get clear on your career’ workshops. 

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Come along to an event  

We run events throughout the year, from large-scale ones like the Employer Showcase to workshops that teach you to craft the perfect CV, ace interviews and find opportunities.  

Check out what’s coming up this term on mycareer.

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Find part-time work, internships and graduate roles 

We have a HUGE range of jobs, work experience and opportunities for you to explore. You can use filters to target your search on mycareer to find exactly what you want; whether it’s a part-time role to fit around your studies, volunteering, a summer internship, or immediate start graduate vacancies. We’ve got you covered! 

Start searching for vacancies on mycareer.

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Accept the challenge: sign up for the Bristol PLUS Award 

The Bristol PLUS Award rewards you for extracurricular activities you have completed at any point during your degree and provides a structure to reflect on the skills you have developed. The PLUS Award is open to all students at the university and can be completed during any year of your studies.  

Registrations are now open, find out more on the PLUS webpage.  

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Come in and see us or talk to us on Live Chat  

Our most important message… we are here for you! You can pop in to see us face to face at 5 Tyndall Avenue or talk to us online, between 10 and 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday in term-time. Whether your career questions are big or small, get in touch – we can’t wait to meet you!

Talk to us on Live Chat.

If you want to find out more about what we do and how we can support you, visit the Careers Service website.