Careers and Employability

Careers and employability

We’re here to help you get a head start – whether it’s exploring your career goals, getting work experience or applying for graduate opportunities.

MyCareer is our online portal for booking events, accessing appointments and e-guidance, and searching for jobs and placements. You can sign in using your Bath Spa details.

Need to get in touch? Email us at, call +44 (0)1225 875525 or pop into Steward’s Lodge at Newton Park (opposite the Library bus stop)

Workshops and events


WorkFest – helping you to accelerate your career 

WorkFest is a series of events designed to connect students with industry, raise aspirations, improve employability skills, and showcase employers. This is an ideal opportunity for you to meet employers, find out what they offer, start networking or just browse with an open mind.  

If you're a first-year investigating ideas or thinking ahead to an exciting placement opportunity for your second year, or a finalist looking for inspiration, we have something for you.

WorkFest takes place from Monday 21 October to Friday 25 October at our Newton Park campus. We'll also make a visit in our Business Bus at Locksbrook campus the following week.

To view the programme and book events, visit MyCareer.

Activities will include:

  • How to find a placement workshop 
  • Help with your CV and cover letter
  • How to find a part-time job 
  • Industry panel events 
  • The Art Bus
  • Charity and public sector fair 
  • Interview skills and assessments workshops 
  • Business fair  

Book your place now!

Come and see us

If you've got a question for us, or you needhelp finding part-time jobs, placements or resources, you can drop in and see us in Steward's Lodge at Newton Park (opposite the library bus stop).

Pop in at any point during our opening hours – no booking necessary!

  • Monday: 10AM - 4PM
  • Tuesday: 10AM - 4PM
  • Wednesday: 11AM - 4PM
  • Thursday: 10AM - 4PM
  • Friday: 11AM - 3PM

Advice and support

"Follow your dreams and do whatever you want to do, but get as much experience as you can en-route … You've got to work at it and take every opportunity that comes your way."

– Mary Berry, Bath Spa University Alumni President

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