The links below are relevant to Criminology and Criminal Justice and will list careers information, employers in your field and job/work experience opportunities.
You may want to look at other areas closely aligned to your subject area. Also bear in mind that there are a range of careers open to you which may not directly relate to the subject you have studied. Take a look at Things you can do with your degree to discover more careers options.
To access a comprehensive listing of occupations visit Prospects Explore Types of Jobs
Prospects – Graduate Careers Website with information covering all career areas.
- Explore types of jobs , Use the A-Z to search for career profiles or look at the following job categories, Law Enforcement & Public Protection, Legal Services, Education, Teaching & Lecturing, Counselling, Social and Guidance Services and Administration
- Options with your subject Discover how best to use your degree.
Independent Police Complaints Commission – find out about trainee investigator roles with the IPCC.
Search Criminology and Criminal Justice job on Unilife Connect – Access graduate job vacancies, work experience, part-time jobs, careers events and set up job alerts from your chosen sector.
Graduate Prospects – For job vacancies directly related to your subject, select Law Enforcement & Public Protection, Legal Services, Education, Teaching & Lecturing, Counselling, Social and Guidance Services and Administration
Blue Line Careers – Police and Criminal Justice Careers
Community Care – All areas of the social care profession.
Could You Police? – Police Force Recruitment (Civilian & Officer posts).
CPS – Crown Prosecution Service.
Criminal Justice Jobs – Criminal Justice Recruitment.
GCHQ – Government Communications HQ.
Home Office Careers – Civil Service and Home Office Careers.
HM Courts – County & Magistrates Courts.
LG Jobs – Local Government Jobs.
JobsGoPublic – Employment opportunities in the public and not for profit sectors.
Jobs in the Justice System – Includes job vacancies in the National Offender Management Service, HM Prison Service, HM Courts and Probationary Service.
MI5 Careers – MI5, UK Security Service.
MI6 – UK Secret Intelligence Service.
National Crime Agency – Careers – The National Crime Agency leads UK law enforcement’s fight against serious and organised crime. Find out about careers and job opportunities available.
National Graduate Development Programme – Local government graduate training scheme.
Public jobs Careers – Public sector careers – Jobs in the public sector.
SOCA – Serious Organised Crime Agency.
Third Sector – Jobs in the Charity Sector.
WCVA – Wales Council for Voluntary Action.
Wales Probation Trust – Job vacancies within South Wales Probation service .
Working for an MP – For jobs and internships with politicians, political parties and lobbying and campaigning organisations.
YJB – Youth Justice Board.
Youth Justice Teams contact regional YOTs to find out about voluntary opportunities throughout England and Wales.
Youth Work Now – Jobs in Youth work.
Charity Job – Fundraising and charity jobs.
Goodmoves – Charity and voluntary sector recruitment.
Victim Support – Victim Support website.
Catch 22 – charity helping young people who find themselves in difficult situations.
NACRO – Nacro, the crime reduction charity.
Charity People – Charity recruitment organisation.
Fairbridge, – Supporting inner city youth.
SOVA – SOVA is a national volunteer mentoring organisation working with those socially and economically disadvantaged in England and Wales.
Volunteering opportunities Professional Bodies and Organisations – Volunteering opportunities across Wales.
British Society of Criminology -British Society of Criminology.
Skills for Justice – Skills for Justice Sector Skills Council.
Stand out and be counted – A guide to maximising your prospects for students studying social sciences and humanities subjects.
AGCAS Industry Insight – Social care – Includes information on roles, entry and progression, typical employers and trends.
AGCAS Industry Insight – Charity and development work – Includes information on roles, entry and progression, typical employers and trends.
Guardian Careers Talk Podcast – Working in the Charity Sector.
The content of these sites is subject to change and not subject to the editorial control of the Careers Service and Unilife. If you come across a link which takes you to a poor quality or dysfunctional site, please contact the Careers Service and let us know, so the link can be removed.
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