Toolbox

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.

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!

Shelf fillers - fact sheet

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Ever wondered what employers look for when hiring shelf fillers?

Waiter / Waitress - fact sheet

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Ever wondered what employers look for when hiring waiters & waitresses? Here's what they told us.

Know your workplace rights and responsibilities

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Tips on understanding your workplace rights and responsibilities.

Making the most of your job

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Use your current job to build your skills for your future career.

Career tasters

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Use this tip sheet to learn more about industries and occupations for which you may be suited.

Get job and career ideas

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Use this workbook to get job and career ideas and to find the qualification and skills needed for your dream job.

Career road test

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This workbook will help you research your chosen industry or occupation to figure out if it's right for you.

Know about jobs and employers

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Learning about different job roles can help you figure out what jobs could suit you.

Figure out your workplace skills so you can tailor your résumé

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Use this workbook to match your communication and workplace skills to the job you want.

Employer profiling

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Take the time to figure out what employers want before applying for the job or attending an interview.