Heriot-Watt Careers Advisory Service

Welcome to the Heriot-Watt Vacancy Service.

Graduate Job, Internship and Part-Time Job listings provided to you through the Careers Service.

ProspectsNet is our online vacancy system for employers and providers wishing to advertise vacancies and opportunities to students and graduates.

Use of the service is free and allows you to advertise:

  • graduate jobs and traineeships for final year students and recent graduates to Heriot-Watt students only or to students across the Scottish Shared Vacancies Service
  • work experience opportunities including; internships, vacation jobs, gap or year out jobs
  • part-time or casual work opportunitie
  • volunteering opportunities

Once you register you will receive an email from ProspectNet confirming your login and password. You can then use the "Change Password" facility under "My Details" to choose your own password. Please take the time to complete all fields to give your vacancy full search criteria to reach your target audience. When you submit your vacancy it will be reviewed by a member of Careers Service staff before being published. We reserve the right to refuse to advertise a vacancy without giving a reason, and may edit your information to ensure that it has maximum impact.

Scottish Shared Vacancies Service

As of 29 January 2018, the following are the current vacancy posting arrangements for Scottish universities.

The universities named below are members of the PNet Shared Vacancy System which enables employers either to display their vacancies solely at the University at which they are posting (via the linked pages below) or to post to all the Scottish Universities in this grouping of universities, FOR FREE.  

Glasgow Caledonian
Heriot Watt
Highlands and Islands
Queen Margaret

The universities named below enable employers either to display their vacancy solely at the University to which they are posting (via the linked pages below) or to post to all the Scottish Universities in this grouping of TargetConnectLink universities, FOR FREE.

Robert Gordon
St Andrews
West of Scotland

The following University Careers Services are not involved in either of these vacancy sharing groups; however, the links below will take you directly to their arrangements for advertising graduate, internship and placement opportunities FOR FREE:

Edinburgh Napier


Register with our Prospects employer portal today for the following benefits:

  • Post your advert to an audience of over one million graduates on prospects.ac.uk
  • Advertise on a large selection of careers service job boards.
  • Create your own advert in simple steps.
  • Prices start from as low as £300. Pay by credit card.
  • A simple and quick way to access a national and local audience.

Sign up


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