Do any of the following sound familiar to you?

  • I want a job but don't know where to start looking
  • I don't know how to find out about the jobs that aren't advertised
  • I'm thinking about using a recruitment agency

What online and other resources are there?

Vacancy information is available via

This section looks at paper and web-based resources.  Follow the link to People resources to find out about the informal networks that you can establish.

Remember that you can also access vacancies at recruitment fairs and graduate careers fairs.  A list of higher education careers fairs and other events can be found on the Gradireland website.  

  • To find out  the most appropriate sources of information for particular types of jobs, go to Prospects web which lists information sources for specific occupations
  • If you need help with the recruitment process (CVs, application forms, covering letters, interviews, assessment centres etc), go to the section I need help with applications and the recruitment process