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Prepare yourself for a global future.

International students careers week
26 September – 1 October

Calling on all international students – are you looking to develop your skills to boost your global career prospects?

If so, then don’t miss what’s on during International Students Careers Week. The week’s events will help you build your career networks, strengthen your employability skills, get advice about job markets and connect with potential employers from a range of industries.

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The new RMIT International Student Careers Portal has hundreds of opportunities from employers in the Asia-Pacific region. Use this site to search for job opportunities that match your citizenship and work rights in countries such as China, Vietnam, Singapore, Thailand, UAE, Malaysia and Indonesia.

Job seeking strategies, internships and how to place yourself in a job of the future

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How can you make sure that your Resume impresses an employer? If you’re applying for jobs in Australia, an excellent Resume is critical to your success. This seminar gives advice on putting together an effective Resume and formatting a powerful cover letter for the competitive Australian market. We will give you an insight into what Australian employers are looking for, and point out common Resume writing mistakes.

Learning outcomes.

  • Develop an awareness of the structure and content of typical Australian Resumes, cover letters and personal statements.
  • Understand how to translate skills, experience and personal qualities gained through academic and other experiences to a recruiter.
  • Explore techniques used in Australian application processes, including reading job advertisements, analysing resumes and tailor resumes to specific recruiters.
  • Articulate positively and convincingly your reasons for applying for specific jobs based in Australia.

Date: Monday 26 September
Time: 10.30–11.30 am
Location: City campus – check CareerHub for location

Registration: Internships and job seeking strategies for international students

Ai Group. current graduate career opportunities across business, engineering and IT

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​The Australian Industry Group (Ai Group) is Australia's peak industry association. Come along to hear directly from their Manager of Graduate Employment about graduate opportunities available across a large number of their clients.

Date: Monday 26 September
Time: 12.30–1.30 pm
Location: City campus – check CareerHub for location

Registration: Ai Group. current graduate career opportunities across business, engineering and IT

Writing competitive resumes and cover letters. specifically for international students

Learn how to make your own impressive and competitive Resume and Cover letter. This interactive one hour workshop teaches you how to write a professional resume and application letter that is tailored to your industry and emphasises your strengths, skills and experience. Resume formats change from year to year and country to country so it is crucial to keep up to date with current content and formatting trends. This workshop is suitable for students who are preparing an application for. part-time work, work-experience and graduate work and will be adapted to the needs of the participants in the group.

Date: Tuesday 27 September
Time: 10 am–12.00 pm
Location: City campus – check CareerHub for location

Registration: Writing competitive resumes and cover letters

Australia Magic Education - Career Opportunities for International Students

Australia Magic Education is Australia’s premier English and IELTS coaching organisation, having provided the most professional services to our students by developing differentiated teaching activities, using effective classroom teaching strategies and unique learning methodology in learning English, especially in IELTS.

Our roles develop broad technical and professional skills in a variety of professional services such as Teaching, Marketing, Course Consulting, IT, Graduate Accountant (accounting discipline only), Data Analysts (Engineering discipline only) by working in an energetic and positive team environment.

Through these opportunities and access to senior management you will develop your leadership and interpersonal skills. As our work is varied and our roles span a range of capabilities, we encourage graduates from all disciplines to apply.

Date: Tuesday 27 September
Time: 1.30–2.30 pm
Location: City campus – check CareerHub for location

Registration: Australia Magic Education - Career Opportunities for International Students

Starting your career in Australia, two hour workshop and internship opportunity

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Join this interactive two hour workshop designed exclusively for international students to gain a career-start position in Australia. You will also be offered the opportunity to be a part of an internship program in collaboration with Rotary Clubs.

Date: Tuesday 27 September
Time: 2.30–4.30 pm
Location: City campus – check CareerHub for location

Registration: Starting your career in Australia

Aboriginal cultural awareness – student opportunities

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Future Edge and Ngarara Willim are proud to present a series of Aboriginal cultural awareness workshops and walks in Melbourne City and Bundoora. This is a fantastic opportunity for RMIT students to gain an awareness and understanding of Australian indigenous culture.

Register for all events in CareerHub.

The Aboriginal Yarra River Walk ~ ‘Walkin Country, Walkin Birrarung’ (login required)
Date: Tuesday 27 September

Aboriginal Walk ~ Keelbundoora Scarred Tree and Heritage Trail (login required)
Date: Wednesday 28 September

Indigenous Cultural Awareness Workshop (login required)
Date: Thursday 29 September

Aboriginal Walk ~ Keelbundoora Scarred Tree and Heritage Trail (login required)
Date: Thursday 6 October

Further enquiries: future.edge@rmit.edu.au.

From Stress to Success, Master the Job Interview (for international students)

Learn how to master the art of job interviews. This workshop takes you through the Australian interview process from beginning to end. It covers interview preparation, responding to interview questions, understanding what interviewers are really looking for and follow-up steps after the interview. You will have an opportunity to practice asking and answering interview questions within a supportive, learning environment and receive guided feedback from the presenter.

Date: Wednesday 28 September
Time: 11am–12 pm
Location: City campus – check CareerHub for location

Registration: From Stress to Success. Master the Job Interview (for international students)

Country Insights Malaysia

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Join us and learn how CPA Australia and our partners can support you in Malaysia, along with our top essential skills to stand out in the workplace.

Date: Wednesday 28 September
Time: 11.30 am–2.30 pm
Location: City campus – check CareerHub for location

Registration: Country Insights Malaysia

Global Mobility Information Session - Global Summer Programs

The Global Summer Programs offer RMIT students the opportunity to participate in a short-term study program, combining an overseas travel and cultural experience with academic studies, internships or volunteer experiences.

Date: Wednesday 28 September
Time: 12–1 pm
Location: City campus – check CareerHub for location

Registration: Global Mobility Information Session - Global Summer Programs

Preparing for a career in Australia, mental resilience and a mindset for success

To be successful in the business world you need to promote yourself, your brand and your work. Your clients, customers or commissions will want to know about you and what you can offer them. This panel discussion explores networking and promotion techniques and how you can employ these essential skills to succeed in business

Date: Wednesday 28 September
Time: 1.30–2.30 pm
Location: City campus – check CareerHub for location

Registration: Preparing for a career in Australia. Mental Resilience and a Mindset for Success

Start your career in Singapore - information session

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Come and listen to this information session by Contact Singapore to learn about career opportunities in Singapore and why you should start your career in Singapore.

Date: Wednesday 28 September
Time: 3–4 pm
Location: City campus – check CareerHub for location

Registration: Start your Career in Singapore - Information Session

The stairs to success - your future (for international students)

The Stairs to Success presents an opportunity for current RMIT International students to attend a panel discussion aimed at addressing current employment trends, obstacles and personal success stories for those securing work in Australia.

Date: Wednesday 28 September
Time: 5.30–7.30 pm
Location: City campus – check CareerHub for location

Registration: The stairs to success - your future (for international students)

The part-time job market for international students

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This seminar assists international students to find paid part-time work in Victoria. It is particularly useful for students who wish to build their skills and experience to give them a head start for their careers in Australia after graduation.

Date: Thursday 29 September
Time: 10.30–11.30 am
Location: City campus – check CareerHub for location

Registration: The part-time job market for international students

Careers with Intel (Co-op and Graduate opportunities)

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Intel Malaysia Finance is looking for students who have a strong curiosity for their business and technology and strong technical and analytical skills to join their team.

They are now open for their Internship recruitment and will be sharing what's involved and how you can complete your internship or co-op year with them.

They will also be conducting on-the-spot interviews for students keen to get ahead!

Date: Thursday 29 September
Time: 12–1 pm
Location: City campus – check CareerHub for location

Registration: Careers with Intel (Co-op and Graduate opportunities)

No dramas - understanding Australian workplace culture and expectations

We'll be demystifying the Australian workplace culture and giving all candidates - international and local - valuable tips for understanding the Australian workplace culture and expectations. You'll learn what is expected of new graduate hires during the first three-months of company on-boarding.

Date: Thursday 29 September
Time: 2–3.30 pm
Location: City campus – check CareerHub for location

Registration: No dramas - understanding Australian workplace culture and expectations

Keysight Technologies - Career Opportunities for International Students

Keysight technologies logoThe session will start with a Career Talk where you will hear about Keysight Technology's profile, what overseas career opportunities are on offer and what it's like to work for Keysight.

The second half of the session will be networking – you should bring your resume to submit and ask questions about job openings and working at the organisation.

Date: Thursday 29 September
Time: 3– 4.30 pm
Location: City campus – check CareerHub for location

Registration: Keysight Technologies - Career Opportunities for International Students

GRADUAN-MASCA Australia Careers Fair 2016

GRADUAN-MASCA logoFor the 12th year, talents from all over Australia get an opportunity to secure a career back home in Malaysia! GRADUAN®, in collaboration with MASCA, is bringing to you leading employers with a desire to recruit Malaysians in Australia. GRADUAN® is the number one and most trusted career resource for Malaysian talents, guiding them to become part of the energetic workforce.

Date: Saturday 1 October
Time: 10am–5 pm
Location: Crown conference Centre, Crown Promenade Hotel

Registration: Register on the Graduan webite

Calling all Malaysian students! Axiata Engagement Session 2016

Join us to find out more about Axiata Group of Companies and the exciting opportunities we have on offer for talented undergraduates and graduated students like you!

Date: Sunday 2 October
Time: 3–5 pm
Location: City campus – check CareerHub for location

Registration: Calling all Malaysian students!

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