SEARCHING FOR JOBS
Select Jobs and Search MyFuture Jobs from left hand menu. The homepage for the jobs section contains (see figure 1):
- Because you viewed (looks at the last job you viewed and recommends jobs based on this),
- People on your course are interested in (looks at jobs that other students on your course have viewed / applied to)
- Latest jobs (most recently posted jobs)
- Trending jobs (jobs that have the most views at this moment)
Figure1: MyFuture Job Postings Homepage
To search for a job, you can enter a keyword and select search or select "Filter All Jobs" and filter by position type, industry, job function and/or more filters - course, posted date, apply by.
You can also set up a Job Alert for a specific filter. This will send a regular (e.g. weekly) email of the filtered list to your Queen's email. Once a job alert has been created, you can click into the alert list to see how often you would like the job alert emailed to your Queen's email account. You can also delete existing job alerts.
Save a favourite job by clicking on the star- or dislike by clicking on the thumbs down.
Follow and favourite employers - select Follow within the select job advert. Live jobs from this employer will now show on your student homepage and are added to Favourite employers list.
APPLYING FOR A JOB
To apply for a job, select “Apply”. If this cannot be selected, this either means that you are not eligible for this position, or that you have not uploaded a CV. (See figure 2)
Figure 2: Applying for a Job
It will then show you how to apply. This could be via an external website, by submitting your CV / Cover Letter, or completing and returning an attached application form.
Please ensure that you attach the correct CV and cover letter before applying. (If you have multiple cover letters – it is best to name each for each company).
If the application method is by application form, please download the application form from the job posting, upload to your documents (see here) and click apply, selecting the application form you have
VIEWING JOB APPLICATIONS
Select Jobs from the left hand menu and then My Job Applications. This will show you any jobs that you have applied to.
You can view your application and withdraw. (See figure 3)
Figure 3: View Applications and With Draw Applications