Careers and Employability for Students

We recommend you start planning for your career from day one at JCU:

  • First year – Discover more about yourself and explore your options
  • Middle years – Review your career plan
  • Final year – It's time to implement your plans and prepare for employment

Our short video presentation can help you to get started.

Careers counselling, planning, development and resources: Career Planning for Success

Job search, networking, volunteering, applications, interviews, career databases: Job Search, Applications and Interviews

Annual careers fair, careers events, LinkedIn profiles, networking opportunities: Connecting with Professionals

Drop-in to our office or make an appointment with a career counselor: Appointments and Drop-In Service

Work experience can improve job prospects and help you stand out: Gain Course Relevant Experience

Employment support for students with a disability: University Specialist Employment Partnerships (USEP)

Strategies to maximise career prospects during and after postgraduate study: Postgraduate Students

Working while studying in Australia: International Students

Cover letters, example resumes, interview assistance and career information: Resources