Teesside’s Student Services achieved Matrix accreditation - the Government-backed national quality standard for student welfare, careers information, advice and guidance.
The careers service was 'Highly Commended' at the inaugural Matrix Excellence Awards - the only modern university service to receive an award.
Explore your future! Come in and browse our magazines and reference books, and use the computers in our IT area. Ask staff at the information desk if you need help locating any material.
Use the computers in our IT area to complete applications or search the internet for jobs. You don't need to book in advance, however, you can book an hourly session at the information desk.
The careers service offers an impartial service to help you choose your future career, search for a job or voluntary opportunity, give you advice on your applications and tackling interviews.
Our careers information area has a whole host of resources and we provide advice by email and drop-in sessions as well as confidential guidance interviews.
Our full services are available to:
- current full-time undergraduate and postgraduate students of the University including those based at one of the five HEBP further education colleges
- part-time students of the University on courses leading to named awards
- former students of the University who graduated or withdrew in the last two years.
We offer limited services, at the discretion of careers service staff, to:
- other part-time students of the University
- students and graduates of other UK HE institutions
- former students who left more than two years ago
- Teesside University staff
- adults interested in higher education careers related matters.
Note - graduates from other universities may apply to the Graduates for Business scheme.
Services to employers and voluntary organisations
- we advertise vacancies and general information free of charge
- organisations can hold presentations and interviews on campus
- organisations can exhibit at the annual careers information fair for a £100 fee.
- voluntary organisations can promote their opportunities to university students and graduates
- we help employers recruit graduates through the Graduates for Business scheme
Best practice in graduate recruitment (pdf - 135kb)