Four quick wins to improve your job options before graduating

Final year or final semester of study? Not sure where to start when it comes to the search for a graduate job? These four easy steps will set you in the right direction before entering the world of work.

  1. Get advice from our Career Ready team

    We have a dedicated careers team at La Trobe to help you develop all the skills you’ll need to find a job. The Career Ready team provide advice at every campus on everything from perfecting your resume, to discussing your career path, to landing a job interview. You can meet our careers advisers face-to-face on campus, speak to them over the phone or Zoom or submit a question via CareerHub. Find out more on the Career Ready website.

  2. Connect with an industry mentor

    As a La Trobe student you can also receive one-to-one guidance and career planning support from industry professionals and alumni mentors. Sign up today to get expert insight from one of our 135 alumni mentors.

  3. Access hundreds of jobs on Employer Connect

    Employer Connect allows you to search for hundreds of graduate jobs and internships in Australia and overseas. It includes a great calendar with all of the upcoming application closing dates that helps you plan ahead.

  4. Sharpen your interview skills

    Every La Trobe student has access to Big Interview, a specialist online resource that helps you perfect your interview skills. The site provides tips on the best interview practices, a mock interview tool and all the advice you’ll need to nail your interview.