General informationCareers & Employability Service

About the Service

We help students and graduates embark on their professional futures in the creative and cultural industries utilising the many transferable skills developed at AUB.

Based in the Student Services building, we offer the following to our students and graduates:

one to one appointments

Any AUB student or graduate can book a one-to-one appointment with the AUB Employability Officer to discuss their plans, or simply to gain information and advice on a wide range of topics including:

  • Looking for graduate or professional roles and part-time work
  • Applying for jobs and internships
  • Writing a professional CV, cover letter or application
  • Applying for further professional or post-graduate study
  • Self-employment and freelancing
  • Volunteering
  • Preparing for interview
  • Self-promotion and networking.

For more information or to make an appointment please contact: careers@aub.ac.uk  call +44 1202 363355 or call in to Student Services on the AUB campus open 8.30am – 5pm Monday to Thursday and 8.30am to 4.30pm on a Friday.

lectures and events

We offer workshops and input to courses on a range of employability related topics including career planning, job hunting, networking, self-promotion, creative CVs and interview preparation.

Our employability events also involve professional experts from business and the creative industries to offer guidance and advice to students on topics ranging from setting up in business to an insiders’ view on industry and how to create opportunities.

Job vacancies and recruiters

We advertise vacancies, opportunities and competitions which will be of interest to our graduates and students, particularly those in the creative and cultural industries or closely allied sectors.

Opportunities are advertised on our Creative Jobs and Opportunities Board and via our Facebook page.

resources

We publish a range of employability information and resources on the MyAUB Intranet Enterprise, Employability and Further Study section. The AUB Library has a broad collection of books and other material relating to career development and employability.