Graduate Placements and Recruitment

The University of Chester has students and graduates from a wide range of disciplines who leave us with both academic experience and a range of employability skills developed through the workplace.

Recruitment and Vacancies

If you are looking for talented, motivated and enthusiastic individuals to join your company or organisation, then why not...?

  • Advertise your graduate job and part-time work opportunities to thousands of students and graduates, at no cost through our free online vacancy service. You can use this service also to recruit students and graduates from other Universities in the North West region.
  • Use our on-campus interview and presentation facilities.

You can access the Careers and Employability Vacancy Advertising Policy here.

Contact a member of the Careers and Employability team to discuss your requirements:

Chester: 01244 513066 /

Warrington: 01925 534235 /


Recruitment Events and Conferences for Employers

Join in with a range of on-campus events, enabling you to recruit our students and graduates and promote your organisation within the University. Current events include:

  • Part-time Jobs Fair
  • Teacher Recruitment Event
  • Social Work Fair
  • Inside the Creative Industries Event
  • Biological and Clinical Sciences Conference
  • Creative Worlds Event
  • Sports and Exercise Science Conference

Please contact the Careers and Employability team for further information. We also welcome your ideas about possible new events.

Chester: 01244 513066 /

Warrington: 01925 534235 /


Match-funded internships

The Chester Internship Programme (CIP) provides opportunities for current undergraduate and postgraduate (Masters Level) students of the University to undertake a 2, 4 or 10 week paid internship within an SME. We have both fully* and match-funded internships available from Santander Universities (35 internships) and University funding (8 internships).

*To benefit from a fully funded 2 week internship, your company must meet the criteria AND be a charity, social enterprise or not-for-profit organisation.

To find out more information about providing an internship contact:

Jo Forsyth, Employer Engagement Co-ordinator, Careers & Employability, / 01244 513066 or visit