Find graduate jobs
What are the different types of graduate jobs available to me?
The most discussed and sought after graduate jobs are the graduate schemes (/grad scheme) which are typically hosted by larger companies and tend to attract around 80 applications per vacancy. They last from 18 to 36 months and follow a structured course which is designed to develop your skill set and steadily increase your exposure to the industry and responsibility.
BUT graduate schemes are not the only place to find graduate job opportunities available to students. SMEs account for 60% of all employment in the UK so they are not to be overlooked.
When should I start to look for a graduate job?
Finding graduate jobs is extremely competitive and as such you should start to prepare from the moment you start university in your very first year. To make sure you find the graduate job of your dream you should tailor your university experience to ensure that you tick all of the boxes once you get to the application stage in your third year.
Graduate jobs are the ideal environment to set out on one’s chosen career path and develop professional working skills. Graduate job starting salaries range between 18-40k and are a fine platform for recent graduates who aim to progress in the workplace.
Find a graduate job through We Connect Students!
If you are looking for a graduate job, then simply register with We Connect Students and complete your Professional Profile to be found by employers offering graduate jobs. As soon as you have created your free online profile you are part of the online database which can be used by thousands of employers.
Employers refine their search for graduates using specific criteria such as qualifications, skills and interests. Graduates who match the job requirements will then be contacted by employers to arrange interviews and fill their positions!