The following services and resources are available to Liberal Arts students and Liberal Arts graduates of Mary Immaculate College:
Careers Resource Area (Located in Placement Office, G04)
This area contains a range of careers information leaflets and booklets, postgraduate study directories, information on postgraduate grants and scholarships as well as information on graduate recruiters.
Weekly Career Seminars
Weekly career seminars are offered to final year Liberal Arts students in order to facilitate a successful transition to the workplace or postgraduate study. Seminars will be offered on the following topics:
- Self-Assessment / Career Planning
- Careers for Arts Graduates / Job Search Techniques
- Postgraduate Teacher Education
- Applying for Teacher Education
- Planning Postgraduate Study
- Effective Applications
- CV Clinics (personal advice on draft CV)
- Interview Skills
- Creative Job Search Strategies
- Presentation Skills
Details of careers events, current job vacancies and opportunities for postgraduate study are posted on the Careers noticeboard and on the College Intranet facility.
In addition to the Careers service provided by Mary Immaculate College, students and graduates are also welcome to consult the extensive careers information and advisory service provided by the University of Limerick. Final year students and graduates are also welcome to attend career fairs and seminars at the University of Limerick.
Other Useful Websites
Other useful websites for final year students include Gradireland which features a vacancy board with live information on graduate jobs in Ireland and provides guidance on how to develop a job search strategy, make effective applications and be successful at interview.
Prospects is the leading UK source of information on all aspects of career choice, job opportunities, postgraduate study and employer information.
Online recruitment services such as www.monster.ie, www.recruitireland.com, www.irishjobs.ie and www.nijobs.com offer extensive job databases and advice on all aspects of job-hunting.
Employers who are interested in recruiting graduates from Mary Immaculate College are invited to advertise vacancies via the Careers Office. Each year, students graduate from the following undergraduate programmes of study:
Students also graduate from a range of Graduate Diploma, Masters and Doctorate programmes.
Vacancies will be advertised to students via e-mail, the College Intranet facility and the Careers noticeboard. Company literature and application forms may be forwarded via e-mail (Maeve.Sullivan@mic.ul.ie) or by post to: Careers Service, Mary Immaculate College, South Circular Road, Limerick. Employer presentations to students and graduates may also be arranged and publicised through the Careers Service.
Contact Mary Immaculate College Careers Service
Placement Office Manager
Tel: +00 353 (0)61 20 43 07
Fax: +00 353 (0)61 20 45 06