Search for jobs via Horizons

Log into our careers portal, Horizons, and use the Job Search Engine here to find local and national vacancies, including graduate schemes, part-time work and volunteering.

The first time you use the Job Search Engine you will be asked to set up preferences for jobs that most interest you. Whenever you re-visit the web page, you can switch the preference off in order to view featured jobs on Horizons and do organic search.

Guidance about unpaid work experience

Some of the opportunities promoted on this page are unpaid. We will only promote unpaid work that meets certain criteria. Please read our guidelines about unpaid work experience and internships here.

Featured opportunities

Local and national organisations contact us from time to time to promote their vacancies to University of Buckingham students. Details will be posted on this page. Check back regularly to see the latest opportunities.


Workfinder match outstanding young people with high-impact real work projects. These are short-term remote work experience oppurtunities. Some vacancies are listed below or click here to view them all.

Media Journalist and Literary Journalist

  • Apply as soon as possible for the roles via Horizons for a chance to write for the De Montfort Media. Details and job description for the Media Journalist post here, and for the Literary Journalist here

Remember you can contact to book a meeting to chat about your plans and have your CV and cover letter reviewed before you submit your applications.


Useful links

Target Jobs 

Library of publications on major job sectors highlighting main employers, and how to enter given professional field. It includes a search function for both graduate roles and internships. 

Bucks Skills Hub Hub of useful information, career case studies and job opportunities in Buckinghamshire.


Specialising in advertising jobs in STEM.

Inside careers 

Specialising in information and advertising opportunities in niche sectors such as actuarial, pension and insurance. 


Jobs board for placement and graduate opportunities. 


Jobs board for placement and graduate opportunities. 


Job site featuring vacancies posted directly from employers and recruitment agencies across most sectors. 

Give a grad a go

UK graduate recruitment agency covering a number of business areas.

Sanctuary Graduates 

Recruitment agency for graduate and internship role.


Website allowing you to search for opportunities and get insider intel on companies and their recruitment processes from people who have worked there and/or have experienced their recruitment process.


Virtual internships for major sectors such as business and technology. 

Proud Employers 

LGBT-inclusive jobs website dedicated specifically to promote roles from Diversity Champions. 

Jobs in the UK Higher Education sector and information about PhD programmes. 


Job search website for roles in the third sector. 

Source of volunteering opportunities in various sectors/areas of need. 

Recruitment agencies

When using a recruitment agency, typically you should not be asked to pay for the services of a recruiter as they generate income based on their work with their clients – the employers. More information about working with a recruitment agency consultant here.  

Professional bodies

An excellent source of information about specific professional areas are professional bodies, such as British Psychological Society (BPS) or The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD). Simply search for them online.