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Julie Blant

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BA, PGDip, MA
Manager, Postgraduate Careers Team

E-mail: Julie.Blant@nottingham.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0) 115 8466478
Location: A72c (North Building, Jubilee Campus)

As Postgraduate Careers Manager within the Business School, I oversee careers support for students studying at postgraduate level, employer relations activities, employment data collection for rankings and accreditation plus a range of other activities.

The team's focus is delivering a tailored service for MBA, MSc and PhD students offering:

Individual Careers Consultations

Careers and Professional Development sessions

Specialist Careers Information

Careers networking events

Psychometric Assessments (ability tests and personality assessment tools)

Access to work experience, project and employment opportunities


I am a qualified Careers Adviser and have extensive experience of working in Higher Education careers services, specialising in working with business school postgraduate students since 2004. In addition to my management role I lead on the careers provision for MBA students and am qualified in delivering psychometric assessments e.g. ability tests, MBTI Step 1 and 2, OPQ32. Within the Business School I am a member of various committees relating to rankings, accreditation, teaching and learning. Nationally I am an active member of AGCAS, the UK's professional body for careers staff in Higher Education, delivering training, advising on policy issues, speaking at conferences and chairing a UK-wide committee with a focus on postgraduate careers.

I am a member of:

MBA Careers Service and Employer Alliance (MBA CSEA)

Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services (AGCAS) and currently Chair of the AGCAS

Postgraduate Students Task Group and Vice Chair of the Community Committee

British Psychological Society (BPS)

International Centre for Guidance Studies (Associate).

 

 

Nottingham University Business School

Jubilee Campus
Nottingham
NG8 1BB

telephone: +44 (0) 115 846 6602
fax: +44 (0) 115 846 6667
email: business-enquiries@nottingham.ac.uk