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Make your CV stand out! Our resources help you create an attention-grabbing document, highlighting your knowledge, key skills, and experiences to impress employers.

Our resources help you market yourself effectively, highlight key skills, and secure interviews by showcasing achievements in limited space. Also prepare for interviews with our top tips and advice.

Explore online resources for work placements, job searches (both in the UK and abroad), and employer research. Find guidance on visas and obtaining a national insurance number.

Ask us anything about your career! Our 'Ask a Question' service provides online support for CVs, cover letters, job seeking, postgraduate study, career options, work experience, and more.

You can book a careers appointment with any of our Career Consultants, however we advise that, if available, try to book with the Career Consultant specific to your faculty or subject area.

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David McCarthy

Faculty of Business and Creative Industries

Career Consultant for: Art, Animation, Games & Visual Effects, Design, Drama & Performance, Fashion, Marketing & Advertising, Film & Media, Journalism, Music & Sound and Photography.

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Rhiannon Pugh

Faculty of Business and Creative Industries

Career Consultant for: Business, Marketing, Finance and Accounting, Law, Public Services, Sociology, English, History and Religious Studies.

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Alison Hoban

Faculty of Computing Engineering & Science

Career Consultant for: Computing & Mathematics, Engineering (all specialisms), Built Environment and Science (all specialisms).

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Rhian Holland

Faculty of Life Sciences & Education

Career Consultant for: Health, Sport, Criminology and Policing/Security, Education, Early Years, Families, Youth and Community, Psychology, Counselling and Therapeutic Studies.

Important Appointment Information:

  • Include relevant information when booking to assist the Career Consultants, for example a copy of your CV, job description etc.
  • Ensure you are logged into Teams for virtual appointments. Students: Expect a call via Microsoft Teams at your appointment time. Graduates: Look out for an invite to join a Microsoft Teams meeting.
  • No recording of sessions is permitted.
  • The Career Consultants reserves the right to end the session if they feel it's necessary.
  • Please cancel your appointment if it is no longer required.
  • Appointments are offered via Teams (video), telephone, and face-to-face when possible.

Students and graduates from the University of South Wales and partner colleges are eligible to access all our services.