Make the most of your career discovery platform, CareerConnect
16 November 2023
If you are looking for a job, exploring your career options, or in need of more information about the organisations that are currently recruiting, make sure to make full use of the Oxford University Careers Service career discovery platform, CareerConnect.
Use CareerConnect for careers advice and exploration
You can use CareerConnect to book appointments with our expert careers advisers, and explore the career events run by the Careers Service and a wide variety of external organisations and recruiters.
Our careers advisers offer one-to-one careers guidance based on your individual needs. To book an appointment, login to CareerConnect with your SSO and click on ‘Appointments’, then ‘Book Appointment’. You can then choose a careers adviser (according to special interest or sector), appointment type, and time.
Career and employability events
CareerConnect hosts a wide variety of career events run by the University and recruiting organisations. Click on “Events”, and choose to browse events happening on a week-by-week basis, or filter a list of events by type or sector. Clicking on any event will bring up further details, including instructions on how to book.
Use CareerConnect in your job search
CareerConnect lists hundreds of opportunities advertised by employers who are looking to recruit University of Oxford students or graduates for:
Work experience and internships
To search for vacancies, click on “Opportunities” on the top bar, and then select “Search Opportunities”. You will then be able to browse through the full list of opportunities, search by keyword for specific jobs, or filter by sector, location, opportunity type, and more.
You can also opt in to receive weekly email alerts with the latest job opportunities added to our vacancies board.
Access employers' sustainability credentials
All recruiters that what to post a vacancy on the Oxford University’s CareerConnect system are prompted to answer questions on approaches to sustainability. You can see what individual recruiters have responded to the questions above by visiting the organisation profile on CareerConnect.