The benefits don’t end when you finish your studies!
We can help get your career off to the right start. UTS Careers provides a variety of services for students and recent graduates, within two years of completing study at UTS.
Get a head start in your chosen career and make an appointment today!
The UTS Alumni Career Service provides the following services for students and recent graduates.
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. More information can be found here.
Occasionally, we may make changes to our opening hours, sometimes at short notice. Please check the UTS Careers Facebook page for the most up to date opening hours.
Grad Career Week
If you are a graduate within 2 years of course completion, Grad Career Week is designed to help your employment prospects by developing your confidence in applying for jobs and navigating the recruitment process. Bringing you exciting events, intimate workshops with career professionals, and loads of opportunities to connect with industry and get career-ready. Workshops include topics such as Resumes & Cover Letters, Interview Techniques, LinkedIn and Salary Negotiation. This program is free for eligible participants – additional details are available on the program’s website.
Applying for a job can be daunting. Our Alumni Career Coach can help recent graduates through the recruitment process. We can provide 45 minute appointments that 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.
Our Alumni Career Coach can help you with a variety of topics, including:
- Job search strategies
- Resume or cover letter review
- Interview preparation
- LinkedIn profile review
- General recruitment related queries
To make an appointment with the Alumni Career Coach contact the Career Services Office to schedule an appointment.
Our jobseeker interface, CareerHub, is available to all current students and recent graduates, within two years of course completion date, free of charge.
Through CareerHub you can:
- Search the job board to view and apply for current vacancies
- Register for a place at upcoming alumni careers events
- Access additional career related resources
- View your appointments and event bookings
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Professional Mentoring Program
This program is an online flash mentoring platform designed to connect students and recent graduates with industry professionals. UTS alumni, staff and external industry professionals are eligible to join as a mentor volunteer flash. UTS students and recent graduates across all faculties and levels of study are eligible to join as a mentee. To learn more or join the community – visit the program’s website.
We are always looking for opportunities for our students and graduates to enter the workforce. If you’re responsible for recruitment or hiring in your role, you may wish to advertise opportunities through our CareerHub.
Advertising is free, whether you’re promoting an internship, part-time, full-time, casual, paid or unpaid position. Contact our Recruitment Administrator for further details and assistance with getting started as an employer on CareerHub.
Other alumni career services
Our career service team are focused on serving students and new graduates looking for entry level career positions. Alumni beyond 2 years of course completion date needing career support such as testing, assessment, coaching, or multi-session advising should seek a local career adviser through the directory of advisers recommended by the Career Development Association of Australia. They also have some free resources that you may find useful, which can be found here.
Click here for a full list of resources offered by UTS Careers.
Never stop learning
Our world changes fast. Keep your skills and knowledge up to date and open up new career opportunities with the UTS Short Courses program. Visit the UTS Short Courses website for a comprehensive list of available subjects or to find out how UTS can customise or develop a short course to meet your business needs.
Keep in Touch
We want to ensure our alumni have the opportunity to attend events that can engage in professional development. Make sure that your contact details are up to date to receive the latest news and details of upcoming events.