Employment

Look for job opportunities and apply for vacancies using various strategies, tools and resources.

Find helpful information and resources to support you in your search for employment.

You can also learn more about your strengths, abilities, values, interests and ambitions in the Plan My Career section.

 

Preparing for Work

So you know a little more about yourself and are ready to start researching which job will be the best for you and where the jobs are.

  • Identify your interests
  • Research jobs
  • Find out what jobs are available
  • Learn about employer expectations
 

Ready to Work

Create all the documents you need to apply for a job and prepare for interviews.

TOPICS COVERED:
  • Prepare a resume
  • Prepare a cover letter
  • Respond to key selection criteria
  • Prepare for an interview
 

How to Search for Work

Some tips to make searching for work easier. Use a variety of strategies to increase your job opportunities.

TOPICS COVERED:
  • Where to search online
  • Create an online profile
  • How to network
  • Take a direct approach
  • Traineeships, apprenticeships and self-employment
 

Want to know more?

Consider your next step – Learn Locals are here to help with planning your career and training options.

Click here to contact a Learn Local organisation near you.

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