Job offer in Ireland Careers Consultant at Queen’s University Belfast

Queen’s University Belfast is a member of the Russell Group of UK research-intensive universities, combining excellence in research and education with a student-centred ethos.  Queen’s is committed to being a university for all. We are first amongst the UK’s universities for widening access with 32% of first-degree entrants from lower socio-economic groups.

This role will involve working within a team of consultants to lead, develop and implement the full range of Careers Education, Information, Advice and Guidance services within specified schools and for contributing to the full programme of services provided by Careers, Employability and Skills.

You will be responsible for managing a specific caseload within the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. Experience of subjects in this Faculty is desirable and ability to support both the vocational and non-vocational perspectives is essential.

You will benefit from the flexible and supportive teamwork culture we have created. 

Career Consultants work collaboratively with the Employer Engagement officers supported by a diverse Operational team.

We deliver careers and employability activity both centrally and school bespoke, aided by partnerships with students, academics, employers and external parties.

You will be student focussed and empathetic and have excellent interpersonal and organisational skills. You will be an excellent communicator who will establish and maintain effective working relationships with colleagues and partners.

If you are looking for a varied role as part of a dynamic team supporting Arts, Humanities and Social Science students to develop their employability and to manage their career development successfully, please apply or contact us.

For full job details and essential/desirable criteria please refer to the candidate information link by clicking apply. You must clearly demonstrate how you meet the criteria on your application form

Further information about the Directorate can be found at

For informal enquiries, please contact Roisin Copeland, CES Student Development Manager: 02890 971391,

Anticipated interview date: Friday 19 July 2019

Salary scale: £33,199 – £39,610 per annum (potential to progress to £43,266 per annum through sustained exceptional contribution)

Closing date: Monday 8 July 2019

For full job details and essential/desirable criteria please refer to the candidate information link on our website by clicking apply. For further information or assistance contact The Resourcing Team, People and Culture, Queen’s University Belfast, BT7 1NN. Telephone (028) 9097 3044 or email on

The University is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit. It therefore welcomes applications from all sections of society and particularly welcomes applications from people with a disability


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