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!

Writing a one page pitch

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A one page pitch can be the perfect way to introduce yourself to employers you want to work for.

Networking and personal presentation

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Tips to help you network and present you best self to employers.

Manage your digital identity

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Tips and advice on managing your online profile and how to use it to benefit your job search.

Employer profiling

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

Contacting employers directly

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Quick tips to help you develop a plan for connecting with employers.