PREPARING FOR AN INTERVIEW: See the documents below for some useful tips on preparing for interviews, both online & in person.
Preparing for an online interview
Preparing to answer questions in an interview
YOUR CV: Use the CV builder on UNIFROG and get advice on how to ace your CV in the know how library
TO FIND INFORMATION ON HOW CAREERS WORK FOLLOW THE LINK HERE icould gives you the inside story of how careers work. The icould storytellers relate, in their own words, their real life career journeys. There are over a thousand easy to search, varied and unique career videos as well as hundreds of written articles. From telecoms engineers to police officers, from landscape gardeners to web designers, from engine drivers to zookeepers; they talk about what they do, what it’s like, how they came to be where they are and their hopes for the future.
TO FIND CAREERS THAT WILL SUIT YOU CLICK HERE or HERE or HERE You can also log into UNIFROG and filter careers by the subjects you enjoy. Don’t forget to save your favourites.
NOT GOING TO UNIVERSITY FOLLOW THE LINK HERE Don’t know what to do? Want help with careers? Then visit this website to find information about alternatives to university, including jobs, training and apprenticeships. NEED FURTHER ADVICE? CLICK HERE
CAREEROMETER (LMI For All)
The LMI for All project provides a tool can be used to explore and compare key information about occupations to support the process of identifying potential careers. This tool helps you to compare national average wages and working hours for up to three occupations. Try typing in a job that you’d like to investigate and then select a match from the list to see the data You can then include a second and third choice to view the comparison if required Be aware that this is national average data, but you can use it to help you get a bigger picture of the potential opportunities on offer when used in conjunction with our own Industry, Sector, Job Role and Organisation profiles here on icanbea… The Careerometer widget provides access to a selection of headline data relating to pay, weekly hours of work and future employment prospects. The data are organised by occupation: simply type in the title of the job you are interested in and the widget provides a series of options from which you can select the most relevant to you.