The many perks of festival volunteering

It can’t be denied that volunteering experience is an essential and worthy addition to anyone’s CV, especially for graduates. A recent Timebank survey stated that 73% of employers would recruit a candidate how has volunteered, over one without, while a staggering 94% also believe that volunteering can improve your current skill set. Of all the …

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Teaching Jobs Abroad – Where Can I Teach?

TeacherPort is a free online resource for new university graduates and qualified  teachers to find suitable teaching jobs abroad. Teaching overseas has becoming a popular career choice not only for qualified teachers interested in gaining international experience, but also for new university graduates with an itch to see the world while also gaining valuable work …

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Thinking of doing a PhD…?

10 good reasons to choose Reading for your PhD 1.  World-class research 2.  Professional and personal skills training to help you with your PhD and to equip you for the future 3.  A wide range of funding opportunities 4.  A proven track-record in supporting doctoral candidates through to completion 5.  Membership of the Graduate School …

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PE Recruitment – Job finding advice and help for PE Graduates

Article supplied by Fiona McKenzie, PE Recruitment Are you a PE graduate looking for a teaching job for September? Yes? Then we’d like to help. PE Recruitment are recruiting newly qualified PE Teachers right now for schools throughout the UK. Competition for jobs has rarely been this tough, and graduate unemployment rates so high, but …

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Getting a teaching job

Introduction First teaching appointment procedures Applications Supporting Statement/Letter of Application What should go on my CV? Vacancies Interviews Portfolio Introduction Before you read on… you are advised to consult the Prospects page on Getting a Teaching Job, which contains detailed information on local authority recruitment procedures, sample CVs and covering letters and guidance on application …

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