Careers Advice - Get a Great Job

Securing a top graduate job is very competitive we have produced some informative resources to help you succeed.

Are you wondering where to get careers advice?

If you are in your final year of study at university and preparing to start your new career. Or you are a graduate looking to take the next step, we are here to ensure you get the careers advice you need to ensure you have the very best chance of securing a great job.

If you want to continue with your studies there are many postgraduate study options for you to consider. When you are ready to enter the workplace there is a lot you can do to stand out in a competitive job market.

We have produced some great resources you can access by clicking on the icons below.  For a free consultation to discuss how we can help you with your job application process please do contact us now.

Careers advice to make the right choice

Many of our clients have very clear career goals on completion of their studies but just as many do not. In the 21st century job market a more flexible, creative and skills-based career is increasingly commonplace. The priority for you is understanding and presenting your unique skills and interests and making the right first career choices to set you off on a rewarding and successful career path.

Our expert careers team can support you on this journey. If you need help in deciding what to do next or know where you want to go but are not sure what the next steps are, we can discuss the wide range of options open to you. We can then help you navigate the range of job search sites, internship opportunities and graduate schemes. Or if you are looking to boost your CV and have a unique experience prior to entering full time work you could help out on a volunteering project or undertake a tailored study experience.

where to get careers advice

You can find out more by clicking on the icons below. Or for a free consultation to discuss your options get in touch.

Getting a great job

Then comes the all-important next step, getting that great job. We will work with you to make sure your CV, application form and covering letter, detail your unique skills and experiences and are presented in a professional format. Once you get through to the next stage we will help you to develop your interview skills and confidence. Where you will have other tasks such as psychometric tests or group exercises we can help you stand out.

Securing that all important first step in your career can seem a daunting process. We are here to help:

You can find out more by clicking on the icons below. Or for a free consultation to discuss your options get in touch.

Gain new skills and experiences

Many students may decide to take a short break during the summer or a longer break. To gain a new experience and stand out from the crowd after graduation. Uni Direct works with a range of organisations around the world that offer everything from two week placements to short courses and study abroad years. We can help you consider options to help you gain new skills and have exciting opportunities. We can help with:

We have some further resources below. Or why not speak to us and we can discuss your options.


Sophie Mitchell

Marketing and Communications

We helped Sophie to consider her next steps and through her CV, to articulate the skills and expertise she had gained throughout her studies, extracurricular activities and work experience.

Uni Direct was great!

All Sophie’s hard work paid off and she has now secured a great job in marketing.

More case studies here.

Looking for where to get careers advice?

Please contact us and speak to one of our expert advisors to find out more.