Graduate Advancement Placement

Are you looking for work or to gain graduate level work experience? The University of Bedfordshire Careers and Employability Service offers recent graduates the opportunity to undertake paid work experience and development opportunities via a Graduate Advancement Placement.

A Graduate Advancement Placement offers graduates the opportunity to undertake a 6 month paid placement, working 22.5 hours a week whilst receiving dedicated careers advice and mentoring. The Graduate Advancement Placement has successfully supported many graduates into professional employment and further study, why not join them?

On this webpage you will be able to find out more about undertaking a Graduate Advancement Placement, explore current placement vacancies and find out what previous graduates who have completed a Graduate Advancement Placement have gone on to achieve.

About the Graduate Advancement Placement

  • Earn £11.51 per hour in a paid graduate placement opportunity
  • Work 22.5 hours per week across a 6 month placement 
  • Attend fortnightly employability workshops to support your career development
  • Access personal career mentoring from a dedicated Careers Mentor
  • Access skills development and training opportunities 
  • Celebrate your success by attending the end of placement celebration event 


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