Hello new students, and welcome to UEA! We hope you’ve had a wonderful fresher’s week and are feeling a bit more settled in. Hopefully you’ve had some time to explore campus, have a look around the wonderful city that is Norwich, and spot some of the famous UEA bunnies.
We’d also like to give you a warm welcome to CareerCentral, your go-to place for all things careers. If you’re starting university for the first time, it may seem early to be thinking about this – but CareerCentral covers a lot more than you might think! Whether you want to get a part-time job while you study, are interested in going abroad, want to get involved in volunteering, or try your hand at creating your own start-up, we’re here to help.
CareerCentral offers one to one advice to help you along the way from building your CV to landing a graduate job, as well as plenty of events where you can meet industry professionals and attend workshops. We also have brilliant online resources, where you can get advice on applications and search for all sorts of jobs and internships. Whatever you need, we’re bound to have something for you – if you’re not sure where to begin, just drop by our building on campus and ask!
We also have active Facebook and Twitter pages where we post even more opportunities – it’s a convenient way to stay up to date and get in touch with us. Or if you want to have discussions with fellow students, alumni, and potential employers, check out our LinkedIn group.
Once again, welcome to UEA, to CareerCentral and have a great first semester!