The University of Law

Careers Consultant

London (Central), London (Greater)
Up to £42,000
06 Dec 2018
11 Jan 2019
Practice area
Full time
Contract type

Careers Consultant

The University of Law is one of the UK’s leading providers of legal education and training, working right at the heart of the legal profession. We bring together teaching of the highest quality, a focus on practical skills and innovative learning styles to deliver perfect preparation for life in legal practice and ongoing professional development.

The University places huge focus on the employability of our students. We ensure that each student can access both the support and resources they need to maximise their employability and we currently have the following vacancy within our Employability team;

You will be responsible for providing face to face careers advice and guidance to students at both our London Moorgate and London Bloomsbury campus.  You will be working closely with employers and external partners to ensure students have access to the largest possible number of suitable opportunities.

For this role we expect you to have experience in at least one of the following three areas:

  • Legal practice
  • Careers counselling/guidance
  • Professional recruitment

We are particularly interested in hearing from Solicitors or Barristers who have experience of current or recent practice and are considering a change of career direction.  Working at both our London campuses our large and experienced team is well placed to offer support and guidance to someone coming directly from practice who is keen to develop the skills and knowledge required for careers guidance. 

We offer an excellent range of competitive benefits including a generous annual leave allowance, private medical scheme, contributory pension scheme, life assurance, training and qualifications, and travel loans.

Please visit our website for a full job description, person specification and application form. Please email your completed application form to

Please note, CVs will not be considered and only application forms are accepted for this role.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact, please email Sharon Elliott, Employability Manager –

No agencies please.

Some posts within the University are subject to a DBS check - you will be notified of this during the application process.

The University of Law is committed to the equality of opportunity.

  • Type – Permanent, Full time
  • Location – London Multi-site
  • Salary – Up to £42,000 per annum plus benefits

Closing date – 16 December 2018