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Careers and Employability

It's our job to help you get ready for your future – we provide a wealth of support, advice and guidance to help your career take off in the right direction


The Careers team run a series of workshops and employer events every semester.

We really value the expertise of our alumni and professionals in industry, if you are interested in contributing to any of our events, please contact Alison Zorraquin on to discuss possible workshops or initiatives.

Careers and enterprise events – autumn 2021

This year the Careers and Employability team have arranged an exciting selection of events with industry speakers and alumni. For more information and to book your place, register on the AUB Advantage Hub.

Date Event Time

20 October

Southern Universities virtual graduate recruitment fair


20 October

Meet Dorset Growth Hub, start-up experts at AUBSU market day


21 October

Part-time jobs and volunteering day with AUB Careers and AUBSU

Check Hub for timings

26 October

How to sell your work through markets and online


27 October

Creating a stand out CV and cover letter


1, 8, 15 November

Small group coaching


2 November

Routes into teaching in further and higher education

13.00– 14.30

3 November

Postgraduate study – is it for you?


4 November

Routes into teaching in schools, Which way suits you best?

13.00– 14.30

4 November

Stories from the classroom


10 November

Funding applications. You can do it!


11 November

AUB community night market and creative start-up panel


17 November

Dorset Growth Hub start-up experts – creative business planning


18 November

Creative futures – how to plan your career and set realistic goals


24 November

Connecting with industry


1 December

LinkedIn for creatives


7 December

Being a confident presenter


To keep up-to-date with Careers and Employability make sure to follow us on Instagram @aubcareers or Facebook @careersAUB.

Past events

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AUB Creative Futures Fest

The Creative Futures Fest is a week of events with themed days that aim to inform and inspire students about a range of career opportunities

Employability and Enterprise Week

Employability and Enterprise Skills

Our Careers and Employability team are excited to welcome a host of guests and alumni on campus for employability and enterprise week

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AUB Advantage

We've developed skills sessions for students for their future careers, setting up their own businesses or becoming freelancers

Explore more

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We are providing a wealth of support, advice and guidance to help your career take off in the right direction
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Meet the team

We've organised a series of events online to support you in developing your career
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Employers and Partners

We’re keen to work with businesses to share best practice and provide relevant and current advice and guidance for our students