Skillmax – Jobseekers is for skilled migrants seeking employment in their chosen profession. It focuses on successful jobseeking strategies.
It provides you with an awareness of the Australian employment market and workplace culture, so you can understand how things are different here. Skillmax – Jobseekers will then teach you how to overcome those differences with strategies including how to promote yourself in person, in writing and on the phone and how to tailor your applications for each job.
Entry is at IELTS 6.5 or equivalent English level.
Course topics include:
- workplace culture
- trends in the Australian labour market
- finding your fit in your field of expertise
- developing a career portfolio
- writing your résumé and cover letter
- identifying employment opportunities
- preparing for a job interview
- career management skills
- marketing yourself effectively
Additionally, human resource specialists and employers will provide presentations and interactive workshops on the current expectations of finding work and career advice.
Download the flyer with more information about SkillMax here: Skillmax 26 May 2014.
Contact the Northern Sydney Institute of TAFE for further information on SkillMax and other skilled migrant employment programmes.
SkillMax is being delivered at Meadowbank TAFE from 26 May – 27 June 2014.
To enrol contact Paris Mante firstname.lastname@example.org or 9941 5206.
SkillMax and English for Employment are funded by the NSW Government in partnership with the NSW Adult Migrant English Service (NSW AMES) and TAFE NSW.