Maximise your employability with the IES

CV clinic

Send your CV to the IES Project Office to receive expert advice on targeting your CV to environmental employers, as well as input about layout and presentation.

Mentoring scheme

We establish a partnership between you and an experienced member working in your chosen field. They will help you hunt for jobs or placements. Learn more on our careers page.

Employability workshops

We run workshops aimed at graduates to help develop your CV and interview skills and enhance employability.  Our next national workshop will be in Spring 2020.

Mentoring scheme

What is mentoring

Mentoring can be an effective way of helping professionals enter into employment and progress in their careers. The IES Mentoring Scheme is for IES members on the ‘Back to Work’ and ‘Into Work’ Schemes, establishing partnerships between graduates and professionals seeking work and experienced members currently working in their chosen field.

Environmental Employability Workshops

Our Environmental Employability Workshops have helped graduates from around the country develop their employability skills, you could be next!

These workshops tackle key employability challenges such as how to write a CV, professional conduct, networking advice and understanding job descriptions, all from an environmental science perspective.

Come along, gain valuable advice on how to separate yourself from others and ensure you stand out when applying for internships, placements or your dream graduate job.

Other career resources

Environmental Science Careers
Visit our Youtube Channel to see 15 careers videos of people working in a diversity of jobs in the environmental sciences.

Download the EAUC Sustainability Careers Guide

Career progression

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Mentoring documents

Pack for members wanting to have a mentor

To register as a mentee

Pack for members thinking of becoming a mentor

To register as a mentor

Featured jobs

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