For Students

Part-time and Vacation Jobs

Still studying but looking for part-time work?

Every University in Yorkshire has a JobShop where you'll find lots of part-time jobs with local employers in your area, as well as placements and holiday work.

Check out the JobShops website below where you can find out more about the services on offer, how to get in touch with your University JobShop and links through to vacancies in your area.

As well as earning a bit of extra cash, it's also a great way to gain some valuable work experience to enhance your CV and boost your future employability.

You may also be interested in these pages in our Application Advice section:

Work experience 
It's never too soon to think about your CV 
Making the Most of Careers Fairs

Help and Advice from your University Careers Service

Not sure where you're headed after University? Want to know a bit more about what career choices are open to you? Or maybe you know exactly what you want to do but don't know how to get there?

Your University's Careers Service has experts on hand to give you all the information and advice you need to find that perfect job.

Not only do they offer one-to-one advice, they also have a room full of handy resources and careers information to help you find out more about different career choices, work experience and postgraduate study.

They'll also be able to give you advice on applications, CVs and Covering letters - and if you're nervous about an upcoming interview they'll put you through your paces so you're well prepared for the main event.

So whether you know exactly what your ideal job would be but are unsure of how to get there, or haven't got a clue where your life is headed, contact your local University Careers Service.