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How to Use MyFuture

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MyFuture is an online careers management tool available to all Queen’s students. You can use it to search and apply for jobs, book onto careers-enhancing programmes, register for events and to access one-to-one careers support.

Read: Five cool feature of MyFuture

Download the MyFuture app

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Search for jobs

Search for graduate jobs, placements, internships, summer work, part-time jobs and jobs on campus.

  • Log in using your Queen’s email and normal Queen’s password 
  • Select ‘Jobs’ and ‘Search MyFuture Jobs’ from left hand menu.

From your home page of the jobs section, you can view:

  • Recommended jobs based on your previous views
  • Jobs people on your course are looking at
  • The latest job listings and trending jobs.

You can filter your job search by industry, job function, course, date posted or closing date. Set up a job alert for a saved search and get daily or weekly results sent directly to your Queen’s email.  You can also favourite jobs or follow employers you are interested in so their new posting appear on your home screen.

Check your CV

Have your CV reviewed and receive feedback within 15 seconds using VMock CV Checker.

Sign in directly to Queen’s VMock CV checker or via the quick link in MyFuture. Click on Upload CV and select a PDF version of your CV. You’ll get feedback in seconds.

Upload your CV

Upload your CV, application, cover letter, unofficial transcripts or other documents, such as IELTS by selecting ‘My Documents’ from the left hand menu.

Add new and label the document, select document type and ‘Choose File’, then submit.

You can then view, edit and delete your default CV, add a career portfolio or view as a PDF.

Apply for jobs

Select ‘Apply’ to view application details of your selected position.  This could be via an external website, by submitting your CV / Cover Letter, or completing and returning an application form.

Make sure you attach the correct CV and cover letter.

Top Tip: Name a different cover letter for each company.

For application forms, download the attached application form, upload to your documents and click apply. You can view the status of your applications in the ‘My Job Applications’ tab on left hand menu.

Record a video interview

Select ‘Video interviews’ to record mock interviews. Select questions to tailor your mock interview under ‘My Video Interviews’ or click ‘recommended interview’ for questions created by the Careers team.

This tool may also be used as part of the application process for certain development programmes such as the Global Leadership Programme.

You can create your own interview by clicking ‘Create New Interview’ or copy questions from an existing interview. Change the questions, duration and even the interviewer.

To begin, click ‘Start Your Mock Interview’.

Book an appointment

On the main menu of your MyFuture account pick the 'book an appointment' tab from the left hand side of the screen to book appointments for a CV Check, Careers Consultation or with The Graduate School or Learning Development Service.

Click ‘Request New Appointment’ select appointment type and check availability over the next 15 days.

Choose from the available appointments relevant to your course and study level by clicking the red text to confirm your request.

Browse and book events

Browse and book events and fairs via the ‘Events’ tab and filter your search by key word and date. For Careers Fairs, click on the day/event to view more information, including employers attending and jobs they are recruiting for.

We are currently running a digital programme of events and details of our autumn programme can also be found at the link below.

Careers autumn programme

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