Careers advice

All of our students and graduates can access careers advice, even if you you are not on campus.

Careers in The Base

  • Careers staff are available Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 17:00.
  • Staff can help answer general enquiries regarding TARGETconnect, the Lancaster Award, careers resources etc.

College drop-in service

  • Availability is posted in your college area, distributed to your administrator, and the full schedule is available in Careers at The Base and on TARGETconnect.
  • No need to book in advance – just drop-in!
  • Term-time only

Careers interviews

  • Available Monday to Friday – see the full schedule in TARGETconnect.
  • These 30 minute interviews must be booked in advance through TARGETconnect or via Careers staff in the Base.
  • These longer sessions will help with applications, personal statements, exploring careers options etc.
  • You may need to undertake some preparatory work to get most benefit from these sessions.

Mock interviews

  • Availability is shown in TARGETconnect.
  • These may be restricted to final year students, depending on time of the year.

e-Guidance - My Queries

  • Good option if you are not on campus or cannot see an adviser.
  • Available through TARGETconnect 24/7 using the ‘My Queries’ option.
  • Option to attach files in support of your query, eg. CVs, letters of application etc.
  • Careers staff will respond to you within five working days.