Job success video clips
Looking for work? Watch this suite of short videos for practical tips on finding jobs, successful applications and how to perform at interview and assessment centres. Also, find out how a mentor can help you, how to network effectively and how to get the best out of a recruitment agency.
Our Employability and Careers Centre (E&CC) helps you make the most
of your Essex experience.
You don't need to have your future all planned out before you see us. We
offer friendly, professional support and one-to-one advice to students and Essex
graduates. We aim to help in enhancing your employability, directing you to
exciting opportunities to develop your skills, improve your CV and gain valuable
Gain skills and experience
- Develop job hunting skills and meet employers at our careers events
- Undertake a frontrunners placement or an off-campus paid internship
- Study or work abroad as part of your course
- Showcase all your extra-curricular achievements with the Big essex Award
Internships are an excellent way to earn money and develop a stand-out CV. Register with us for
information on paid internship opportunities with local, national and even international employers.
Win a Samsung Tab
Enter our exclusive Facebook competition for a chance to
win a Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 to help you with your job hunting. We are offering it to a lucky student on 25 December 2013.
Our Undergraduate Research Opportunities Programme gives you a unique opportunity to work alongside
an academic on a research project. You will learn new skills which will enhance your CV and you will be paid a bursary.