GRADUATE GATEWAY

In the competitive job market we are currently experiencing, it is vital to be a strategic job seeker that can stand out from the crowd. Curtin University’s Graduate Gateway is a free intensive program designed specifically for newly graduating students to provide you with strategies and techniques that you can implement to help you find your first professional role.  Workshops will be held over Tuesday June 28th (Room 105.107) and Wednesday June 29th (Room 204.119) between 9am-6:15pm at the Curtin University Bentley campus.

Students that are finishing their studies this year, as well as those that have completed their studies within the last 18 months, are eligible to attend.

Graduate Gateway consists of a total of five different topics each day.  Attend them all, or pick and choose the ones that suit you! You just need to book into each different workshop using the registration links in the schedule below. Alternatively if you would like to attend an entire day’s program, you can RSVP to careers@curtin.edu.au. Simply state your name, student ID and preferred day and we can book you in.


SCHEDULE


Tuesday June 28th

Time Workshop Topic
9.00am

Resume and Cover Letter Writing Workshop
11.00am

How to Write Competitive Selection Criteria Responses
1.15pm

Techniques for Interview Success
3.00pm

Stop Googling and Start Networking
4.45pm

Making the Most of LinkedIn

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Wednesday June 29th

9.00am

Stop Googling and Start Networking

10.45am

Techniques for Interview Success
1.00pm

Resume and Cover Letter Writing Workshop
3.00pm

Making the Most of LinkedIn
4.45pm How to Write Competitive Selection Criteria Responses


Additional Information for upcoming graduates

As a recent Curtin graduate, you can continue to access all of the services you did as a Curtin student, including one to one appointments, and a wealth of online and hardcopy resources.

We can assist you to:

  • Discover where your degree can take you
  • Map out your career pathway after graduation
  • Consider roadblocks and set goals to achieve your career objectives
  • Explore options for further study

The Centre is open throughout the semester break.  

To organise an appointment, contact the Centre on 9266 7802 or drop-in (http://life.curtin.edu.au/careers/hotline-drop-in-services.htm) and see us to discuss your needs.