Finding graduate jobs in the UK

The Careers Centre has a variety of resources to help you search for graduate jobs in the UK, some of which are exclusive to St Andrews students:

  • CareerConnect - search for vacancies across the UK (and worldwide)
  • GoinGlobal - sign-in to this specialist website to search for vacancies in a wide variety of corporate, public and private organizations
  • Careers A-Z - job-related links for 50+ popular career areas
  • Graduate case studies - written by St Andrews alumni, these case studies provide real life accounts of graduate employment with a wide variety of organisations.
  • Working in UK regions - links to employment sites, job boards and business directories in regions of- the UK, as well as accommodation in London
  • Job hunting on the internet - online jobs sites and information about recruitment agencies
  • SAFERjobs - advice to help protect job seekers
  • Diversity and equality

Other resources

Graduate Talent Pool Graduate Talent Pool is designed to help new and recent graduates gain real work experience and makes the process of finding, applying for and starting an internship as easy as possible. The internships offered on Graduate Talent Pool are based primarily in England, although there are some UK-wide opportunities available.
ScotGrad (formerly Talent Scotland) Enhances graduate employability prospects by providing recent graduates with paid, project-based work experience lasting up to a year. Opportunities available throughout Scotland.
Adopt an Intern Provides graduates with the hands-on experience required to enter the graduate job market through facilitating paid internships. Opportunities in Scotland. Read a number of case studies written by graduates (including St Andrews grads).

Graduate Recruitment Bureau

A leading graduate recruitment agency which specialises in placing students and graduates into part-time jobs, internships and graduate jobs and schemes across the UK and Europe.

The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO)

Provides paid internships to young unemployed graduates who have studied a subject related to the Creative Industries.
Bright Green Placements Bright Green Placements offers recent graduates a wide range of paid industry work placements throughout Scotland.
Inspiring Interns Specialises in providing graduate internships, jobs and work placements. Many are based in London, but some available UK-wide.
Prospects As well as the facility to search for graduate jobs, Prospects provides a range of advice and services to help graduates make informed choices about their career options.
Inside Careers Provides a wide range of graduate jobs and specialist careers advice for graduates.
TARGETjobs Advertises hundreds of graduate job vacancies from a wide variety of employers. It also offers careers advice and independent employer information on how to get hired.
The Times Top 100 graduate employers Guide to the UK's leading graduate employers.
Milkround.com Milkround advertises graduate jobs on behalf of major graduate recruiters, from top accounting firms to the public sector.
LinkedIn UK job search find out more about a sector/employer/role, find jobs or be found, have an online CV/business card, network with employers and alumni.
JobOnline Search The Careers Group University of London JobOnline database for graduate jobs.
The Job Crowd The JobCrowd helps graduates understand what different careers, roles and companies are really like by providing careers advice written (anonymously) by employees who actually do the job. You can also search for the latest graduate jobs available in a wide variety of sectors.
Glass Door Jobs and careers community which allows you to search companies for up-to date salaries, vacancies, reviews and actual interview questions.
magnet.me an online network that enables students and graduate employers to connect with each other in an easy, direct and personal way.
Save the Graduate This site is powered by recent graduates and offers hundreds of guides, careers resources and a job search engine to help streamline your career search.
STEM

Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths recruitment specialists

GradCracker Careers website for science, engineering and technology graduates.  Find the latest opportunities relevant to your degree discipline and search for graduate programmes and graduate vacancies.
Scotjobsnet

An independent Glasgow based Scottish job board which offers a comprehensive list of Scottish jobs within both the public and private job sectors

myGWork the leading online recruitment and networking hub for LGBT+ graduates and professionals
The Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC)  Allows you to search for agencies which deal with employers by sector and location.