Career Ready Workshop series — August-October

Looking at career options after your degree? At this series of panel workshops, you’ll be able to hear about career paths and opportunities within specific industries from a panel of employers, recruiters and graduates. Find out what employers are looking for, hear about their journey and where your degree could take you. Why not explore…

Looking for graduate jobs or internships?

Are you looking for vacation programs/internships/work experience? Are you in your final year of studies or have just completed your degree? Are you a current student who wants to gain an edge in the graduate employment market? Come along to this half-day careers event to gain the edge and be clearer about how you can…

Free Employment Law Service for international students

The Study Melbourne Student Centre (SMSC) announced a new initiative – the Employment Law Service. It is a partnership between JobWatch (an independent community service); Inner Melbourne Community Legal; and SMSC. As part of the service, a JobWatch lawyer will be based at the Study Melbourne Student Centre each Thursday from 9am until 5pm to…

Apply now for temporary, part-time Census jobs

Make a difference in your community and join Australia’s largest logistical peacetime operation – the 2016 Census of Population and Housing. Census night is 9 August, and the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) is looking for dedicated and enthusiastic self-starters to fill up to 6 900 temporary Field Officer positions across Victoria. If you are…

Are you completing your studies?

Is this your last semester? As a student completing your course you are invited to join the free ‘Ready, Set, Go’ program organised by La Trobe International to help you prepare for life after completing your degree. You will receive useful information on careers and employment, becoming a La Trobe alumni, graduating and reflecting on…

New jobs website for international students

Employer Connect is a new jobs website available brought to you by La Trobe’s Careers & Employability team. Employer Connect advertises graduate jobs and internships with major international companies, with a focus on jobs throughout Asia and beyond. At present, employers include companies such as PayPal, Citi, Hang Seng Bank, OCBC Bank. Employer Connect works…

It pays to do an MBA in Australia

Australian MBA graduates are among the world’s best paid according to a QS Top MBA report. They have the highest salaries of the Asia-Pacific region, and the second highest salaries (AUD$115,600) in the world, just below Switzerland graduates. MBA graduates from La Trobe University earn the third highest salaries (AUD$110,000) in Australia. Metals and mining,…