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These resources cover six different learning areas: applying for jobs; job search strategy; knowing about jobs and employers; knowing what you want and can offer; networking and personal presentation; and gaining work experience.

Fact sheets give you an introduction to the six different Job Jumpstart learning areas.

Tip sheets give you a short list of reminders for job search and career planning activities.

Workbooks help you identify your priorities, make informed decisions and plan your next step.

Fact Sheet - Transition to Work - For Parents and Support People

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Fact Sheet - For Parents and Support People.

Transition to Work - Brooke's Good News Story

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Find out more - check out the Transition to Work good news stories.

Transition to Work - Trysten's Good News Story

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Find out more - check out the Transition to Work good news stories.

Stories from people who said YAS!

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Hear what young people have to say about their experience with Youth Advisory Sessions.

Jobs Board List

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This document provides a selection of Australian jobs boards to support job seekers to find job opportunities.

Retail Webinars: Acing that retail interview

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Tips on acing an interview to win that retail job.

Retail Webinars: Tailor your résumé for a job in retail

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Tips on tailoring your résumé to win that retail job.

Retail Webinars: Online job applications

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View this webinar presentation for tips on applying for retail jobs online, including tips on video applications.

Checklist - Tailoring your retail résumé

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Use this checklist to tailor your résumé to be retail specific.

Job Application Tips & Useful Links

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This tool can be used to guide job seekers through the process of developing a quality job application. Additional resources listed in this tool are hyperlinked making it easy for job seekers to find relevant content.

JOBS FAIRS: Talking with employers

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A jobs fair gives you the chance to talk with employers about the jobs they have available. Presenting yourself well (even if ‘meeting’ them online) to show that you are work-ready and enthusiastic is important. This resource has tips to help you make a good first impression!

Finding work in the Australian jobs market

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The Australian jobs market is changing rapidly as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to develop. However, there are still things you can do to improve your chances of finding a job.

Checklist - Video Interviews

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Use this checklist to help you prepare for a video (virtual) interview.

Checklist - Phone Interviews

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Use this checklist to help you prepare for a phone interview.