Student views

Have you used the careers service?

We're always looking to gather positive comments and stories from students and graduates who have used the careers service - help us help you - it's important we continuously improve our service so your feedback is very important to us.

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Paul Kelly

Paul Kelly MSc Network and Communications

'The careers service helped me prepare for my interview at Quorn Foods, providing me with practice interviews and useful tips and information.

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Ben Hitchinson

Ben Hitchinson BSc (Hons) Biological Sciences

'I had an appointment with a University careers adviser, who helped with writing my CV and cover letters. I can honestly say that the help I received was outstanding.'

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Alex Brock

BA (Hons) Web and Multimedia Design

'During my sessions with the careers adviser, I gained confidence in myself in regards to what I have to offer employers, as well as how to approach different job roles. Additionally, my sessions ensured my CV was of the highest quality possible and I was able to target the most important criteria of job specifications through the use of a well targeted covering letter'.

Julie Macbean

Julie Macbean BA (Hons) Fine Art and MA Fine Art

'I got help with CV writing. The careers service helps to keep you up to date with recent trends in job application specs, and also helps you to quantify your university achievements into marketable material for the current job market'.

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Tom Robinson

BA Hons Computer Games Art

'I currently teach at a school called Chengzhong Road Primary School in the Jiading district of Shanghai. In my role at the school I teach English to Grades 1 and 2, 5 days a week.'

'The careers service were exceptionally helpful and I have them to thank for where I am right now.'

Nasreen Azari

BA (Hons) Marketing and Retail Management, MSc Marketing Management

'I don’t feel I would have got any of the jobs I’ve had without my undergraduate degree. And my master’s has helped me get even further. My first job was a graduate placement – Teesside’s careers department helped a lot.'

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