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.

Applying for jobs

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Understand what employers to help tailor your application so you are more competitive for the job.

Comparing jobs boards

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Use this table to compare the features of popular online jobs boards.

Identify the skills you need for the job you want

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What skills and abilities do you need for the job? Use this workbook to assess your suitability for a role.

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.

Places I like to work

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Use this workbook to help you identify the types of workplaces you might like to work in.

Interactions I like

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Use this workbook to help you identify ways you like to interact with others.

Tailoring your job application

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Tips on tailoring your job application to meet the employer's requirements.

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.