Support for alumni

We can support recent graduates and alumni

Graduation ceremony at the University of HertfordshireThe Careers, Employment and Enterprise Service is happy to help University of Hertfordshire graduates in their job search for up to 2 years after the course ends.

We offer one to one support to assist you with a job search strategy, develop an effective CV and covering letter, get help with application forms or practice interview skills – we can work with you to help you achieve your goal whatever you choose to do.

One to one support

There are a range of options available to you. Contact Careers, Employment and Enterprise to book yourself in:

  • Quick query - book a one to one appointment with a Careers Adviser either in person, by Skype or by phone.
  • CV/application review – you can book a one to one appointment to get your CV checked or you can send in your CV or application form to us: visit CareerHub for details. Please allow up to 3 working days for a response for the latter.
  • Practice interviews – book a 30 minute one to one appointment with a Careers Adviser for a practice interview either in person, by Skype or by phone.

Careers events and workshops

Our popular JobHub - weekly sessions throughout the summer - provides continuing support for graduates helping them find jobs, creating winning applications and prepare for interviews. Your are welcome to attend our Careers Fairs, employer presentations and seminars and workshops.

Access the programme and book yourself onto our events and workshops via CareerHub or by telephoning: +44 (0)1707 284791.

Vacancies

Access graduate job vacancies via CareerHub.

Some other useful graduate job hunting sites are:

If you are looking for an opportunity to gain some experience then there are several schemes that are especially for students who have already graduated:

Resources

Log into CareerHub to access our resources; recent graduates will still have access.

If you no longer have access to these, please ring us and we can speak to you about which resources we have that would match your needs and email them to you.

After 2 years

We are unable to arrange careers advice appointments for UH alumni who have graduated over two years ago. If you want to speak to a careers adviser, we recommend the following service:

  • C2 Careers - For over 10 years, C2 Careers has successfully helped individual clients to develop their careers and organisations to develop their people. (Please Note: This service carries a fee)

Phone us:

+44 (0)1707 284791

Email us:

careers@herts.ac.uk