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Bradford Graduate Talent

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What can Bradford Graduate Talent offer you? 

  • Access to GradSkills – Jumpstart Your Career for West Yorkshire graduates. Access bespoke career learning for graduates, individual coaching, as well as invites to exclusive recruitment and networking events. Sign up here.
  • Personalised support – all graduates from undergraduate courses that sign up for Bradford Graduate Talent receive regular personalised contact by phone and email and support accessing our appointments, jobs and events.
  • Exclusive access to the Bradford Graduate Internships which start from October 2024.

Future Forward

Are you ready to take the leap into your professional journey with confidence and clarity? Look no further than Future Forward – a dynamic 3-day event designed exclusively for anyone completing an undergraduate degree and graduating this July. The event will take place 6th to 8th August.

What is Future Forward? Future Forward is not just an event – it's your ultimate guide to navigating the transition from student life to the professional world. Over three exciting days, you'll gain invaluable insights, practical advice, and expert guidance to kickstart your career journey on the right foot.

What to Expect:

  1. Employability Enhancement: Learn the essential skills and strategies to stand out in today's competitive job market. From crafting the perfect resume to mastering interview techniques, we've got you covered.
  2. Financial Fitness: Understand the basics of personal finance, from budgeting to saving, and set yourself up for a secure financial future.
  3. Wellbeing Wellness: Prioritize your mental and physical health as you embark on this new chapter. Discover strategies to manage stress, maintain work-life balance, and thrive in your professional and personal life.

Why Attend?

  • Network with industry professionals, mentors, and fellow graduates.
  • Gain insider tips and tricks from experts across various fields.
  • Access exclusive resources and opportunities to jumpstart your career.
  • Empower yourself with the knowledge and confidence to tackle any challenge that comes your way.

Don't miss out on this transformative experience! Join us at Future Forward and unlock your potential for success. Secure your spot today!

Jumpstart your career with Skills Connect

So, you're thinking of signing up - what are the benefits for you?

  • Coaching after first three completed modules to help you formulate future plans.
  • In-person networking events where you can meet real-life employers.
  • Improving your job prospects through the module content, using research skills, and learning about local employment opportunities.
  • It's all online and self-directed, so you can complete anywhere at any time.
  • There is an optional in-person module too.

For more information and to enrol on the course, please visit the GradSkills website

Register your interest today.

Fast-tracking Healthcare Management Programme

Entirely free for anyone who graduated in the last five years and currently lives in West Yorkshire...

Preparing you for your next career step in health and social care management; providing you with the essential knowledge, skills and confidence to get a job in health & social care sector.

Led by Professor Liz Breen, School of Pharmacy & Medical Sciences; the programme will consist of three phases:

Phase 1 - eight days of face-to-face sessions at the University of Bradford , starting on Monday 22nd April

Phase 2 - remote/online sessions to support your career development plus some career sessions in Phase 1

Phase 3 - follow up drop-in sessions.

Register your interest today (applications close on Monday 15th April 2024)

Personalised support

All graduates from undergraduate programmes that sign up for Bradford Graduate Talent will receive regular personalised support by phone or email to ensure you progress in your chosen field.

If you are based in Bradford, you can also work with our adviser from Skillshouse and tap into their advertised roles and network of resources across the city. This can be booked on Handshake under ‘Skillshouse Adviser Coaching’.

Please get in touch with us at to find out more, and remember that we offer all our services and ongoing support to graduates for FIVE YEARS after your studies.

Get the most out of Handshake as a graduate

Your access to Handshake continues for five years after you finish your degree. Compete your profile by uploading your most recent CV and employers will reach out to you with opportunities! As well as networking with employers, also use Handshake to search for jobs and book appointments and events.

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