VU Employ

VU Employ offers a range of employability services, resources and programs designed to ensure you have the skills, experience, and knowledge needed to be job and career ready.

Think of us as your 'career success partner'.

Drop in to see us at Footscray Park Campus, near VUHQ in building M. We have Peer Career Advisors on hand to answer your questions and to help you access the wide range of services at VU Employ.

As well as the services outlined below, we will be offering career workshops, festivals and networking sessions.

Come along to VU Employ for a one-to-one career conversation. 

You'll receive personalised information and career guidance – and build your career confidence.

In a rush?

Our Peer Career Advisors can review your resume on the spot. You'll get useful tips on how to refine your resume to suit the job you're applying for.

If you want to make sure you’re on track for your future career, take our employability health check.

You'll leave with a customised plan tailored to your career goals.

We can give you advice on finding on-demand and part-time work.

Once you know what to look for, you can search for work using our online job-search services:

VU Employ can help you access the University's excellent mentoring programs.

You can increase your industry networks and get valuable workplace insights through our professional mentoring.

Find out more about our alumni and industry mentoring programs:

Did you know that having a profile photo on LinkedIn results in up to 21 times the profile views?

Make the right first impression with a professional pic from our LinkedIn photo booth.

From sample resumes to interview advice, we have a range of resources for you to choose from.

Come and pick up a leaflet to help you in your career development or job-search process.

Tailoring your application is an important stage in the job search – especially in a competitive job market.

If you are applying for a job soon, come and find out how to include the right information for the role and employer.

Our Peer Career Advisors can help you book in to a VU career workshop.

Find the right workshop to boost your job-search knowledge and employability skills.

Learning Hubs

Learning Hubs are welcoming spaces where you can get advice on your university work and guidance on your career.

Workshops, drop-in sessions and online advice are available to all students – from first year to postgraduate study.

Workshops

Attend a career development workshop for support with:

  • job applications
  • interview skills
  • planning co-curricular activities
  • developing career resilience.

Ensure your place by booking ahead through the Learning Hub website.

Careers drop-ins

For face-to-face career information and advice, visit a Learning Advisor at a drop-in session at one of our campuses. Session times are listed on the Learning Hub website.

Jobs board

Learning Hub hosts an online jobs board, where you can search for part-time and casual jobs (for current students) and full-time positions (for graduates).

Login to Learning Hub