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Careers and Employability Service

Good advice gets you on the right path.

The College’s Careers and Employability Service offers support to help you to make important decisions about your education, your training and your career development. You may want help to identify the course that is right for you, to develop your career ideas or to progress to a job or a higher course of study. Whatever your goal, we offer a professional, impartial and confidential careers education, information, advice and guidance service to help you to make effective career decisions to take your next step.

We provide guidance to help you to:

• Understand and realistically assess your career options
• Make effective career decisions
• Understand the job/course search process
• Prepare for selection processes
• Succeed in reaching your goals

We offer an annual programme of careers related events(e.g. Higher Education Fair, Part-time Jobs Fair). In view of current College provision of remote learning we will promote details of the 20/21 programme at the end of August 2020 on the College website, internally on Canvas to our Students and on Facebook as Belfast Met Careers Service and Twitter @careersbmet

We can help you to get:

Access to opportunities for skills development, work experience and employment through:
• Links to employers
• Help in accessing placement and/or work experience opportunities
• Volunteering opportunities

Access to careers information and resources on:

• Employers
• Courses in further and higher education
• Job opportunities

Remember - a career is about more than just getting a job, although getting a job is an important part in your career development. A career is made up of a number of different stages in your working life and is described better as a pathway or a series of steps e.g. education, training, employment, further qualifications, job changes through promotion or other personal changes in your life. Careers guidance is professional help that you can access to develop your career pathway.

Contact Us

At this time the Team are reachable via email only.

Email: careers[AT]belfastmet[DOT]ac[DOT]uk

Connect With Us

on Facebook Belfast Met Careers Service and Twitter @careersbmet for the latest news, events and opportunities.

Moving to Higher Education

The Careers and Employability Service welcomes all feedback (comments, compliments and complaints) and will aim to respond quickly. In the first instance email any feedback to careers[AT]belfastmet[DOT]ac[DOT]uk

All personal information provided to the service is stored in accordance with UK data protection legislation. The College Careers and Employability Service holds Matrix Accreditation.