Careers UC for Employers
Careers UC is able to help you connect with our talented students by promoting your vacancies, employment opportunities and recruitment needs with our current students and recent graduates.
The opportunities our students are typically looking for are:
|Graduate Programs||These are structured programs where students can learn under a mentor, or through a rotating schedule where graduates experience differing departments of an organisation.|
|Work-experience (Internships)||These are course related work placements either during semester or semester breaks where students can gain professional experience. These opportunities come under Work Integrated learning (WIL)|
|Entry- Level Roles||These are positions for new graduates or soon to be graduates entering the workforce.|
|Part-time, Casual Work|
These are positions which students can undertake during the course of their studies. These positions suit students as a supplement to their studies and or professional development. Generalist jobs are also welcomed in gaining basic skills for the workforce.
|Volunteering Opportunities||These are unpaid community placements, enabling students to develop themselves professionally through experience relevant to their degree.|
|Advertise your job vacancy||Promote your employment vacancies, graduate programs, volunteering opportunities on our online job portal, CareerHub. Additionally, we can help promote your employment opportunities, events and programs that are relevant to students on our Facebook page.|
|Register/ Login to CareerHub||This is where you will be able to promote and place your employment opportunities online. Current student and recent graduate (up to one year) will be able to view your jobs. Employers (not recruiters) can upload job advertisements free of charge within Careers UC's CareerHub page. More information can be found here.|
The Careers team are able to send targeted emails to specific student disciplines in order to effectively promote your opportunities/ events or programs. This comes with a cost of:
$1 per student targeted + $50 (flat rate) admin fee + GST.
We are happy to provide you a quote for these services based on the specific student demographics you require. For further information on this service, please contact the Careers Team.
|Careers Fairs||Employer Connect 2017 is your opportunity to gain access to UC’s fresh and energetic talent. Students are looking for valuable internship, volunteering and work opportunities that will help them dive into their chosen industries. |
|Tertiary to Work (TTW) Fair|
Tertiary to Work (TTW) is an annual Careers Fair held at the National Convention Centre that runs in partnership with ANU, ACU and UC. It is open, but not limited to;
Employers who are interested in participating and obtaining further information are encouraged to contact the Careers Team.
|Careers Workshops and seminars||Be a guest speaker at one of our organised careers workshops and seminars. Provide an insight into the recruitment and selection process, give tips on writing effective selection criteria, or how to dress to impress in an interview. Contact Careers UC to express an interest.|
|UC Market Days|
UC Market Days are run on campus every Wednesday from 10am - 3pm on the UC Concourse. Market Days are a great way to interact with students on campus at UC and promote your business. Employers interested in participating are encouraged to contact the UC Life! Team or click here for more information.
|UC Clubs & Societies||You might like to get in contact with UC's Clubs & Societies to connect with students.|
There are many ways in which professionals, businesses and community groups can benefit from Work Integrated Learning (WIL) programs. Some examples include: offering student placements, inviting students to work on authentic projects, or offering to share your expertise with students in the classroom. Visit the WIL website to find out more or contact Careers UC's key WIL contacts.
| Contact the Work Integrated Learning (WIL) and Employability Team |
(within Careers UC)
T: 02 6206 8807
|Host an Intern||Hosting an intern is a great way to source new talent, gain insights on a new project, and develop your professional leadership. Internships are usually unpaid, and require that a student completes a project under supervision. The placement is usually aligned alongside course requirements of the students' enrolled unit. Hours for placement will vary. Employers and Volunteering organisations who are interested to find out more information on this and other opportunities, please contact the WIL Team.|
|Community Volunteer Program (CVP)|
Community Volunteer Program (CVP) aims to enhance student's work readiness skills by providing unpaid Volunteering placements within the Canberra Community sector. The placements aim to assist students to develop employability skills and provide skilled and enthusiastic candidates to volunteering organisations. This is a reciprocal relationship between Careers UC and volunteering organisations. Volunteering Organisations that are interested, are directed to contact the WIL Team.