Careers Outreach Service
A member benefit
Study Gold Coast member institutions can access our Careers Outreach service via engaging 1 hour presentations delivered directly to students. This service aims to complement your institution’s career support services and educators in assisting students to access high-quality career support right on your campus or remotely via webinars. Each presentation is adapted to the student audience such as High School, Vocational Higher Education or English Language students.
The presentation content is designed to provide students with a range of practical Career & Employment skills and resources that are based on current career information. These presentations can be tailored and delivered to small groups or to larger groups as per member requirements. To check availability and to book this service click below.
Availability: Monday to Friday
Timings: 9am – 4:30pm
Institutions: Study Gold Coast member institutions only
1. Career Insights & Options Post Study
2. Career Planning & Digital Footprint
3. Job Search Strategies & Applications
4. Networking with LinkedIn
5. Interview Preparation
6. Mock Group Interviews
7. Job Ready Skills
8. Fostering an Entrepreneurial Mindset
9. Navigating the Australian Workplace
10. Career Exploration & GC Student Jobs
11. Educators Career Presentation
12. Webinar Career Presentations
Mobile Hub Visits
The Mobile Gold Coast Student Hub is an innovative vehicle that features an interactive zone with Virtual Reality headsets showcasing 3D work experiences, an extendable screen for use with career presentations, plus a Nintendo Switch gaming console that can bring a fun and engaging approach at your next career event. Students can speak with the Careers Outreach team and discuss career options, where to find work experience opportunities, volunteering and part-time employment using the Gold Coast Student Jobs site. This service is available for on-campus events, that support Career Education, Employability or the member’s services. Please note: each Study Gold Coast member organisation has access to the below number of Mobile hub visits, per calendar year:
Core Members: 4
STUDENT Support Appointments
Students can book individual job seeking appointments with our independent student counselling service, via the Gold Coast Student Hub. These appointments are available to help your students respond to any situation, from immediate health and wellbeing issues to assisting them with access or referrals to social, community services and job search support.
Careers Alliance Network
Each member organisation is invited to nominate staff who are responsible or involved in supporting their students with Career Education or Employment related pathways, such as Heads of Departments, Guidance Officers and/or Industry Liaison Officers.
Meet the Study Gold Coast Careers Team
Dahna Woods is our new Employability Program Manager and in her previous roles as Head of Junior Secondary School (Years 7 to 9) and Head of Student Wellbeing and Leadership at Merrimac State High School she successfully established a number of programs focused on career development and student wellbeing. Dahna is an enthusiastic and motivated educator and is really looking forward to the opportunity of leading Study Gold Coast's employability pillar.
Sherrie is passionate about supporting students to become more self-aware in relation to their strengths, skills and values when identifying personal and career goals. With her experience extending across a broad range of industries particularly in Human Resources, allows her to understand the varying needs and requirements an individual requires to navigate the employment space.