The links below are relevant to your subject area 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.
To access a comprehensive listing of occupations visit Prospects Explore Types of Jobs
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.
Prospects – Graduate Careers Website – Find graduate jobs and postgraduate courses.
- Explore types of jobs – Information on career sectors, occupations and graduate programmes.
- Search job vacancies – Graduate jobs.
- Explore job sectors – Refer to ‘Creative Arts and Culture’.
Creative Skillset – Contains useful career information for working in different creative sectors, including a detailed section on Fashion and Textiles.
Graduate Fashion Week – Showcase event for fashion graduates including careers section, portfolios and jobsearch.
British Institute of Interior Design – includes careers advice and job postings
Jobs and Work Experience
Log in to Unilife Connect – Access graduate job vacancies, work experience, part-time jobs, careers events and set up job alerts from your chosen sector.
Prospects – Search job vacancies – Graduate jobs
24seveninc – Fashion, retail, beauty and entertainment recruitment.
Adrem – Design and Architecture Recruitment
Apparelsearch – Employment guide for the clothing and fashion Industry.
Arcadia Group – graduate opportunities at the retail chain.
Artsthread – Get your portfolio online for employers to see.
Boohoo.com – Careers site for an online fashion retailer.
British Fashion Council -Useful business support detailed under ‘Designer Factfile’.
Careers in Design – Interior, Product, Furniture, and Kitchen Design Jobs.
Coroflot – Positions within interior design and fashion (mostly US based) and free portfolio space to showcase your work.
Drapers online – Fashion news, jobs and trends and industry information.
Fashion personnel – Professional fashion recruitment website.
Fashion United – Jobs, Internships and Employer database.
Fashion Workie – Jobs, Placements and Internships across all areas of the Fashion Industry.
Freedomrecruit – Fashion and retail recruitment.
Inspiring Interns – Graduate opportunities and internship opportunities for all sectors, including Fashion.
Matches Fashion – A lot of vacancies available, including internships.
River Island Careers – With hundreds of stores operating in the UK, Republic of Ireland, Europe, the Middle East, the Far East and more, River Island offers fantastic career opportunities.
Talisman Fashion – Fashion retail and lifestyle recruitment.
Tesco careers – Careers in fashion at Tesco.
UK Fashion Jobs – Permanent and Fixed Term opportunities, Internships, Freelancing opportunities.
Wiki Festivals Volunteering – Festival Jobs and Volunteering opportunities.
For general volunteering opportunities visit the Volunteering section of the Careers Website.
Chartered Society of Designers – CSD – the professional organisation for designers with a searchable directory.
Design Directory – Allows you to search for Designers in your chosen discipline.
Design Week – News, advice, jobs, and a searchable directory.
Fashionunited – Fashion news, jobs and careers.
Fashion industry network – A fashion industries business network.
etsy.com – Your place to buy and sell things all hand made.
Related Media and Docs
Pitti Magazine – Fashion Trends, Italy.
Style.com – On line fashion Magazine.
Vogue – Fashion news.
AGCAS Industry Insight – Fashion and Design – Includes information on roles, entry and progression, typical employers and trends.
Guardian Q & A – Becoming a Fashion Designer
– Arts, creative arts and humanities – 'What do graduates do?’ presents information on the employment of recent graduates.