Careers development and support

We have dedicated careers advice available for our doctoral students and our research staff through our Careers and Employment Service.

Whether your desired career is here at the University of Derby or elsewhere, in your current field or something different, we are committed to giving you impartial and independent career development and employability support, advice and guidance.

Supporting you in your career

You can book an employability advice appointment (30 minutes) for CV/application checks, job searching advice, labour-market information and advice on interviews. Alternatively, you can gain in-depth careers advice and guidance, including career planning, talking through options, and end of contract concerns by booking an appointment with a Careers Consultant (45 minutes).

Appointments can be booked with either a Careers Consultant or an Employability Adviser at our Careers and Employment Service (login required).

Our dedicated Careers team can help you to:

We offer a range of services and resources for our researchers and doctoral students: