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Rochelle found a fresh way of applying to jobs
"Thanks to the Debut app, I found a fresh, unique way of applying to jobs. I downloaded the app, and soon found myself fast-tracked to an assessment centre at FDM Group. No long hours spent on CVs, no cover letters necessary. And you know what? I got the job! I'm now working as a Graduate Recruiter there. (Amazing.)"Read the full success story
Thomas got a Summer Internship at Deutsche Bank
"Debut helped me in the process by making me aware of the opportunities to apply for the ‘Hackathon’. Without that I wouldn’t have been able to develop and highlight the skills Deutsche Bank looks for in its’ graduates!"Read the full success story
Victoria Product Support Analyst
“Without Debut, I would never have even discovered this company and the opportunities it has. Since being Talent Spotted, I have applied for their Asia Pacific programme so I’m hoping to relocate abroad.”Read the full success story
Tanaka is a student at the University of Edinburgh
“Before Debut, I felt like I was a bit of a lost child, just going through the motions of university...Debut showed me that there were opportunities out there just for me.”Read the full success story
Oli found a role as a Technology Consultant
“It's not often an app has the ability to change the course of a person's life, but it certainly did for me. I definitely wouldn't have this job without it.”Read the full success story
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Thanks to Debut I’ve been able to secure my dream job in a very competitive market. I would definitely recommend the app to any undergraduates/graduates looking for suitable roles. More...
Millie Harvet: Found the perfect graduate job
Managed to get the perfect graduate job before I had even finished my degree. Easy to use and good selection. More...
Teddy Speller: Great for reluctant job-seekers
The app is perfect for those reluctant or unconfident job-seekers who have a degree under their belt. More...
Stuart Wright “talent spotted” a few times
So far so good, been "talent spotted" a few times so far, which is good as these roles I hadn't considered previously. It's got the potential to be an incredible. More...
Lots of different tools, amazing interface and not to mention the concept of Talent spots! More...
Billy Azad: Ingredients of a real game changer
This app is very promising. Signed up today and already have been directed towards 2 roles. This has definitely got all the ingredients of a real game changer. More...
Albert Cofie: Great app for anxious Graduates
This app is great for Graduates especially those you are anxious about getting onto grad schemes and don't know where to start. This app gives you options and e. More...
Edwin Kadavy: Download this app NOW
you need a Graduate job? download this NOW. that is what I did to get a good graduate position. More...
Just the break I needed!
This app is the best thing that’s ever happened to me. I came across it purely by accident, I’d been applying for jobs back to back and no calls for interviews. More...
Vasiliki Gkara: A huge recruiter selected me
woow after I implemented my account within few hours a huge recruiter selected me to apply in a competitive graduate scheme.I am so amazed with debut. More...
Laylee: App is really easy to use
Secured a placement year through this app - really easy to use and the process is so simple! The talent spot feature is extremely helpful as well as you get not. More...
Joesphine T: Connects individuals with industry
Love it for connecting individuals with industry opportunities that one could have missed. More...
Nottingham at a glance
Nottingham! The home of Robin Hood and the heart of the East Midlands. This city has a rich history; from Nottingham castle to the (allegedly) oldest pub in England, there’s plenty to see. But it’s also not short on shopping, restaurants and a rising music industry. The two universities in the city are infamous for their rivalry, and their hilarious interactions on Twitter.
Believe it or not, there’s several company headquarters based in the city of Notts, and therefore jobs aplenty. So if you’re wanting a smaller city – and don’t want to move too far north or south – then come and find out more about this gem of a location.
Area guide to Nottingham
The city centre is where everything is going on, with Rock City and a plethora of theatres and eateries. Hockley is the creative quarter of Nottingham, packed full of independent shops and cafés, and home to the Hockley Hustle music festival. It’ll come as no surprise that this is a popular area for many students out there.
Another notable area is the Lace Market, where the majority of the heritage sites of Nottingham lie. Nearby the city you also have the sprawling hills of Colwick Country Park, the beautiful Newstead Abbey and not forgetting the tranquil woods of Sherwood Forest. Getting out into nature is pretty easy if you live in Nottingham.
Universities in Nottingham
Nottingham is made up of two major universities:
Employers in Nottingham
There are several companies that have extremely big operations in Nottingham: Rolls Royce, Vodafone, Experian, Boots, B&Q and Sports Direct to name just a few. There are also opportunities to work in the travel sector at the nearby Centre Parcs in Sherwood forest. Keep checking back with Debut to see what’s available in Nottingham for you!
Nottingham by Sector
Nottingham offers the whole cycle of engineering, from R&D and assembly, to logistics and technical consultancy. There’s also a wide range of industries to choose from, including aerospace, electronics, transport and food and drink. If you’re a budding engineer, you should seriously consider Robin Hood’s hood (we couldn’t resist) as an option.
Financial & business services
With over 126,000 people employed in this sector in Nottingham alone, there’s a wealth of options to choose from. The financial sector specialises in the data and analytical areas of the industry, whilst the city also holds the badge of being the ‘administrative centre of the East Midlands’. If you’re looking to use that degree in an office-based role, then this could be the place for you.
Due to its handy location in the midlands, Nottingham serves as the heart for many logistics companies. 77% of the UK population is within a four hour drive, and the city is connected by a plethora of rail companies and airports.
Cost of Nottingham
Here’s some good news: you don’t need a humongous bank account to enjoy a good standard of living in Nottingham. In terms of rent, you’ll be looking at between £200-£270 per month for a single room. The average price of a pint is £3.65, and a bog-standard lunch in the middle of the city centre will set you back £8.
For getting round the city, Nottingham has great bus links. For an adult monthly bus pass, you’re looking at £58, whilst students get a nice discounted rate at £49.30 per month. All in all, if you’re looking to start saving your pennies, Nottingham is a good place to settle.
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