How UCC Career Services can Help
Our team is mindful of the importance of your professional development at this time and we are here to support you to the maximum extent possible while we operate remotely. On this web page you will find details of how we can support you in your career devlopment:
Remote Advisory Consultations
Our Careers Advisors are currently facilitating remote consultations with Google Meet and we would be delighted for you to avail of this one to one service. Use our Careers Connect service to book an appointment with one of our advisors – use your UCC student IT credentials to log in (or if you are a recent graduate please register to access the system)
Connect with your Career
All current students and recent graduates (within one year of graduation) can access our Careers Connect system.
The platform allows you to:
- Build your own graduate profile and sign up for job alerts
- View employer profiles
- Register for employer events along with career and skills development workshops
- Search for internships, graduate programmes or your first graduate job
Both national and international employers’ use the system to advertise entry level roles. If you are a current student, login with your UCC IT credentials. If you are a recent graduate, please register to access the system.
Support for Springboard students
Springboard students have access to a dedicated Careers Advisor, Sylvia Curran, to provide career coaching and guidance and employability skills development. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to organise an appointment. Visit our Springboard webpage for more information on the supports available to you.
Access our resources
With our range of online resources you can learn how to develop your employability skills and explore career opportunities:
- Planning your career
- Writing your CV and Cover Letter
- Prepare for an Interview
- Application forms and online applications
- Online Assessments and Assessment Centres
Resources and important information on developing your career during this time and in the aftermath of the Covid 19 pandemic can be found throughout this Final Year and Recent Graduate Careers Hub. You will find additonal resources and downloadable content on our Panopto Presentation Library and Careers Sharepoint Library:
Connect with us
Our team is here to support you to the maximum extent possible while we operate remotely. View our team’s contact details to get in touch and stay connect with us on our social media platforms. Follow us for all of the latest careers news, vacancies and virtual event details.