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Welcome to the Career Resources section of the Careers in Aerospace website. In this area we aim to provide you with advice and additional resources to help you in your job search and during the application process to help you secure your dream job in aerospace or aviation.

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Visit the Careers Service pages to find out more about the Royal Aeronautical Society’s FREE and impartial 1-2-1 appointment service and on-campus Careers & CV Workshops to provide you with expert advice from our dedicated careers team. The Self Assessment Portal provides you with FREE aptitude tests – graduate engineer, apprentice, pilot and flight analyst roles to help you prepare for employers’ selection processes. Visit How to Write a Good CV for our top tips on CV writing with advice for both early career and more experienced professionals. We also provide covering letters advice in Writing Compelling Covering Letters. Our Interview page contains lots of advice on preparing for interviews and your can download ourĀ FREE Interview Question Matrix with examples of soft skills and competency questions.

Whether you are looking to become a pilot, aeronautical engineer, airline executive or aviation journalist, employers value your soft skills as highly as the specific technical knowledge you need for your chosen profession and will test these throughout the recruitment process. Our Soft Skills pages aim to help you better understand these skills and what employers are looking for in candidates.

And over the coming weeks look out for more advice on Networking, an essential part of your job hunting and career development, Assessment Centres and more useful materials and links in Downloads and Listings.

We hope these resources will help you find and secure your dream job in aerospace or aviation and don’t forget you can contact us for more help and advice or follow us on Twitter: @RAeSCareers.

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