What’s happening in Employability

No matter what year of study you are in, you should always be thinking about improving your employability skills. That’s why we’ve planned a heap of events in February and March, so you can get ahead and start honing those skills early!

Lock in your employability skills by checking out these great events!

March

EventWhere and when?Register
GradConnection Meet the Employers – Government5 March
2 – 5.30 pm
Online
GradConnection Meet the Employers – GOVERNMENT (careerhub.com.au)
GradConnection Meet the Employers – International Students6 March
2 – 5.30 pm
GradConnection Meet the Employers – INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS (careerhub.com.au)
Semester 1 Industry Mentoring | Mentee Briefing Session6 March
2 – 2.45 pm
Online
Semester 1 Industry Mentoring | Mentee Briefing Session (careerhub.com.au)
Work rights for international students12 March
12 pm – 1.30 pm
Online
Work rights for International Students- Semester 1, 2024 (careerhub.com.au)
How to plan for placements or volunteering roles in your degree for international students14 March
11 am – 12 pm
Online
How to plan for placements or volunteering roles in your degree for International students (careerhub.com.au)
Stand out from the crowd at the Big Meet (Australia’s biggest careers fair)!14 March
1 – 2 pm
Online
Webinar – Stand out from the crowd at the Big Meet (Australia’s biggest Career’s Fair). (careerhub.com.au)
Graduate Preparation Workshop 1: Getting ready for the graduate recruitment season – everything you need to know18 March
11 am – 12 pm
Online
Grad Prep Workshop 1: Getting ready for the graduate recruitment season – everything U need to know! (careerhub.com.au)
Graduate Preparation Workshop 2: Things you can do if you don’t have enough experience on your resume18 March
1 – 2 pm
Online
Grad Prep Workshop 2 – Things you can do if you don’t have enough experience on your resume. (careerhub.com.au)
Graduate Preparation Workshop Series 3: Thinking outside the box with your degree19 March
11 am – 12 pm
Online
Grad Prep Workshop 3 – Thinking outside the box with your degree (with SEEK)! (careerhub.com.au)
Graduate Preparation Workshop 4: Targeted resumes and cover letters – stand out from your competition!19 March
1 – 2 pm
Online
Grad Prep Workshop 4: Targeted resumes and cover letters > stand out from your competition! (careerhub.com.au)
The art of networking – preparing for face-to-face interactions.19 March
2.30pm – 3.30pm
Register now via CareerHub
The Big Meet – Australia’s biggest careers fair!20 March
12 – 3 pm
Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre
The Big Meet – Australia’s Biggest Careers Fair (careerhub.com.au)
LinkedIn Photoshoot20 March
12 – 2 pm
Bendigo Campus, LSU Floor
LinkedIn Photoshoot – Bendigo Campus – Wed 20th March (careerhub.com.au)
Graduate Preparation Workshop 5: Job search strategy success21 March
11 am – 12 pm
Online
Grad Prep Workshop 5: Job search strategy success (careerhub.com.au)
Graduate Preparation Workshop 6: Interviewing & Networking21 March
1 – 2 pm
Online
Grad Prep Workshop 6: Interviewing and Networking, a SEEK Webinar (careerhub.com.au)
Graduate Preparation Workshop 7: Leverage using generative AI as a tool to improve your job applications22 March
11 am – 12 pm
Online
Grad Prep Workshop 7: Leverage using generative AI as a tool to improve your job applications (careerhub.com.au)
Bendigo Employability Expo26 March
12 pm – 2 pm
Bendigo Campus, Library Gallery Space
Bendigo Employability Expo (careerhub.com.au)

For all the latest updates, check out Career Hub news.

Free employability resources

Finding an internship and then landing a job can be challenging. If you’re struggling to get an internship or graduate job, or you’re not sure where to even start looking for one, help is available to you.

All La Trobe students have access to free employability services to help you find an internship or job while studying and after graduating. Check out this MyLaTrobe article to view the free employability resources and services available to you.

Career Hub Jobs Board

Did you know there are over 430 jobs currently advertised on Career Hub? These include graduate roles and programs for 2024, vacation programs, internships, casual and part time jobs.

Check out the Jobs Board for current opportunities.

Ultimate Guide to the STAR Interview Technique

Are you a student or recent graduate preparing for job interviews?

Prosple has an incredible resource that will equip you with the skills to ace your next interview using the STAR technique.

Highlight your skills, experience, and accomplishments with confidence by implementing the STAR technique. Learn how to identify relevant scenarios, craft impactful responses, and showcase your suitability for the job you desire.

Career Ready Ambassador service

Need help finding your way around Career Hub? Talk to a Career Ready Ambassador. Career Ready Ambassadors are available online.

See when they’re available next! Bookings not required.