Careers for SSEES Students
A big welcome from UCL Careers!
SSEES students go on to build careers in many different sectors, in the UK and around the world. While you work towards your degree, the extensive services available via UCL Careers can help you to plan, develop your skills and finally to stand out from the competition in taking on your next challenge, whatever that might be. We have put together a handy guide of what you could be doing in each year of your studies in our Employability Plan.
UCL Careers provides resources, events and one to one support to guide you through each step of the process, teach you valuable employability skills and to introduce you to employers and potential career ideas. There are also specialist services for international students, masters students, researchers and recent graduates.
To read more about all the services available to you please visit our website.
Login into your account to book appointments, secure your place at events and book onto workshops.
To search and apply for jobs, visit Job Online, which is updated daily and advertises thousands of vacancies.
If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 3549 5900.
How to use the services at UCL Careers
Careers guidance and applications advice is available for SSEES students every weekday during term time and most days outside of term.
For more information and to book and appointment, please visit www.ucl.ac.uk/careers. These appointments are held at Student Central (4th Floor) which is five minutes walk from SSEES.
Along with one-to-one appointments, many events and employer led workshops are hosted at Student Central. There is also a library where you can access careers resources, including books and information to take away.
SSEES holds two career events annually in Term 1 and 2 for all SSEES students.
Vacancies & Internships
Phenomen are currently advertising for a number of new employees.
We are interested in hiring Russian-English translators and Russian speaking personal assistants to help with the larger post-production and launch projects. Knowledge of other languages such as French and German is desirable but not essential.
Ideally we are looking for the successful applicant to start in London as soon as possible.
Pay is dependent on experience.
Applicants should contact myself at email@example.com.
Various internships become available at Open Europe throughout the year. They are voluntary, can be tailored to suit your schedule, and typically last two months. If you are interested in making a prospective application to become an OE Intern please email firstname.lastname@example.org. OE cannot guarantee a reply in all cases.
J.P. Morgan: Multiple Opportunities
For more information please visit J P Morgan website
Russian Art and Culture
Would you like to work for a leading arts blog?
Russian Art and Culture is a popular website specialising in Russian art and culture and currently looking for bright, motivated and resourceful students or recent graduates who would like to gain some work experience working in the world of art and online publishing based in their London office. Go to the Russian Art and Culture website.
Are you relatively new to translation? Is wordnerdery© your vocation and calling? Do you love getting feedback on your work, because it's a chance to improve?
Eclectic Translations is looking for an enthusiastic wordsmith to become their next in-house star in St Petersburg.
Full description here.
Four Job Opportunities in Moscow – Primary School
Castles Education have 4 positions available for graduates to work within a friendly and supportive English speaking International school based in Moscow, Russia. The employment contract is concluded from 26 August 2017 – 30 June 2018.
These paid employment placements will provide graduates with an opportunity to gain experience of work and life abroad for a minimum of a year.
The school has its own program, with training and resources provided. If any of the candidates are seriously interested in studying or continuing Russian we can also consider it as a part of the contract.
We are looking for four undergraduates/postgraduates for the next school year. The school is preparing a new bilingual program and looking for curious, flexible and experienced graduates, to work with children of younger ages (3-4, 4-5, 6-7). Should candidates have some level of teaching experience, further opportunities are available.
For more information please contact:
Looking for part-time academic editors
Established in 1996, we are a journal paper editing company based in Hong Kong. The majority of our clients are in Asia, but through word of mouth we also work with academics in the UK, US, Europe and elsewhere.
We are currently looking for new editors to join our team.
- Edit and learn from research papers from their own discipline
- Work hours to fit around studies and holidays
- Work from home or indeed anywhere with a decent Internet connection
- Receive an attractive starting salary of US$25 per hour with the opportunity to progress as an editor for a more senior role and pay increase
- Receive continuous training
- Postgraduate degree with very strong native English skills
- Commitment to a minimum 10 hours of editing per week
- Responsible and reliable
Interested parties should email a CV/resume to email@example.com with “University Recruitment 2017” in the subject line to register for our online assessment, drawing attention in the cover email to any academic editing experience that they may have (though this is not necessary).
- UCL Careers Service Events
Global Citizenship Employability Programme
As part of the Global Citizenship Programme, UCL Careers offers students the opportunity to participate in the Global Citizenship Employability Programme. This innovative two week programme running between 30th May – 9th June 2017 is designed to give students a head start in today’s international, competitive job market.
By the end of the fortnight, participants will have a broader understanding of global citizenship and how these values can be incorporated into their chosen career, as well as the skills to be successful in the graduate job market. They’ll tackle all parts of the job search: from initial self-reflection right through to every aspect of a selection process. This programme is run in collaboration with a wide range of employers who have an interest in the values of Global Citizenship.
The two week programme involves a mix of workshops, talks, panel sessions, networking events, and personalised one-to-one coaching with employers and Careers Consultants, as well as priority access to the end of year jobs fair.
This event is open to second, penultimate and final year Undergraduates and taught Master's students only.
Sign up for events via your My UCL Careers account.
For general information on the Careers Service visit the website.
- UCL GradClub
Graduating soon? You will still find support with UCL GradClub for up to two years after you leave. Whether you are just starting your job search or need support in your first job, we will be here to advise you every step of the way. Details.
- UCL Talent Club
UCL Talent Bank is UCL Careers' exciting new shortlisting service. Designed to put students and graduates in touch with small to medium-sized organisations, including UCL alumni, we actively source temporary, part-time, full-time, internship and permanent opportunities for UCL students and present CVs to employers. Details
- UCL Economics & Finance Society