The Careers Group, University of London

The Careers Group, University of London is recognised as an international centre of excellence and is the largest higher education careers service in the UK. Our mission is to provide products and services designed to help individuals achieve and maintain job satisfaction throughout their working lives.

Our key customers are academic institutions wanting to deliver careers services to their students, staff and graduates; organisations looking for help with career development activities; careers service providers seeking support; graduate recruiters wishing to meet students and graduates at any stage in their working lives; and individual job seekers or career changers.

The Careers Group consists of careers advisers and commercial, information and infrastructure staff who are employed by both the University of London and its trading company Senate House Services. Additional careers advisers are employed at the Colleges under The Careers Group College Careers Services. These staff deliver a full careers service to undergraduates, postgraduates, contract researchers and the institution's staff.

Central Services support the work of the careers staff based in institutions including:

  • The Events team creating and delivering the largest most prestigious graduate recruitment and information events in the UK
  • Staff training and development
  • Information and Research responsible for the updating and maintenance of occupational careers information, the selection and acquisition of publications and managing content on The Careers Group websites.
  • Graduate recruitment services including the UK’s leading graduate job board, an internship, temp and permanent recruitment agencies
  • The Graduate Research team is responsible for the collection and collation of research data on the destinations of graduates.
  • Professional training and one-to-one career development courses are delivered by the Consultancy team.

The Careers Group work with a range of companies through a number of their different products. Clients include British Medical Association, Health Education England, London Development Agency, HSBC, Metropolitan Police, City of London Corporation, Science Museum, Shell, Chartered Institute of Marketing, Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals, Guys and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust and the European University Institute.

Careers Group: Departmental contact details
Address:  Senate House, Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HU

The Careers Group

University of London
Senate House, Malet Street
London, WC1E 7HU