Career development

career developmentWhether you're a recent graduate, or a long-time member of the La Trobe alumni community, these career resources are for you.

Career resources

If you completed your studies within the last 12 months, you can access a range of career resources, events and facilities through La Trobe's Career Development Centre. This includes CV checking, interview preparation and workshops.

Job opportunities

Unitemps La Trobe offers students and graduates paid work opportunities across our campuses and within industry. This new service enables alumni to access flexible employment, develop career ready skills, and gain real-world experience.

Professional development and education

Continue your education by participating in a range of lectures and online courses, or enroll to continue your studies at La Trobe.

  • In an increasingly competitive job market, postgraduate study can help you drive your career in the right direction and keep you on track to achieve your career goals
  • As a La Trobe graduate, you're eligible for a 10 per cent discount when you apply for a full-fee postgraduate coursework program. Learn more about Alumni Advantage.
  • Attend a careers event


As a leading research university, La Trobe offers outstanding graduate research opportunities.

You might also choose to

  • Mentor a student. Use your professional experience to help a La Trobe student shape their career while developing your own coaching and mentoring skills.
  • Advertise a job. Connect with La Trobe to promote your opportunities to our population of over 35,000 students.

We will continue to contribute to your career development with invites to professional events and networking opportunities. Make sure you update your contact details so we can keep in touch with you.