At Careers we understand that postgraduate students' needs, concerns, and time pressures differ from undergraduate students. So, we are here to support you throughout your studies to achieve your career goals. Offering Drop-in, Career Consultations, CareerHub and ways to connect with fellow students.
Postgraduate Career Support
Our student job seeker interface, CareerHub, is available to all current students and recent graduates, within two years of their course completion date, free of charge. Utilise CareerHub for job search, events, resources and appointment bookings.
Drop-in provides UTS students with accessible, timely and tailored advice for all stages other their career journey. Visit us for a 15-minute Drop-in with a Recruitment Advisor. We can provide advice on a range of career-related issues, including career direction, job search and application writing.
If you are around campus we encourage you to visit us at Drop-in.
To accommodate your availability, a 45-minute appointment can be conducted in person, by phone or by Skype - so whether you're based in Sydney, interstate or overseas, you can still receive support. Book a Career Consultation now.
Our Postgraduate Career Coach can help you with a variety of topics, including:
- Career direction and career options
- Job search strategies
- Resume and cover letter review, including academic applications
- Interview preparation
- LinkedIn profile review
Connect with your community
A great way to make new connections, share information with your peers and to stay up-to-date, is to join your relevant postgraduate student club or society.
Meet your Career Coach
Candy Jenkins is your dedicated Postgraduate Career Coach. Specialising in talent and leadership development, Candy has over 15 years' experience in the telecommunications and banking industry and more recently the higher education sector.
Candy collaborates with faculty to create workshops on career development and employability. She also offers one-on-one career consultations and is passionate about helping postgraduate students to understand their unique value proposition, land their dream job, and achieve their career goals.
Questions with Candy
Candy discusses some commonly asked questions for Coursework students and general information for HDR students. Candy opens up the questions by introducing herself:
Q: How can UTS Careers help postgraduate students?
Q: How do you break into a new industry?
Q: Where will your PG course take you?
Q: How do you build your profile as a HDR student?
Q: What are your career options as a HDR student?
Q: How can you grow your network?
To book an appointment with Candy please visit our Career Consultation page.