The University of Newcastle, Australia

Careers

Whatever your ambition, the University’s Careers Service is here to support you.

Whether you have defined career goals, aren’t sure what you want to do, or are looking for a part-time job to pay the bills while you study, we are here to help you succeed in your working life – both now and in the future.

Our career services are available to current students and recent graduates of the University.

CareerHub

CareerHub delivers careers services online, where you can submit your careers search questions and job applications for advice from a Careers Consultant, register to attend workshops and events, find job listings and other useful tip sheets and career search resources.

Looking for a job?

The Careers Service can help you build a meaningful and rewarding career by providing best practice advice on career planning, job hunting and job applications.

Our service specialises in helping you understand the skills that are specific to your industry’s needs and providing you with the tools that are needed to move into the workforce.

Check out CareerHub for our most recent job listings or send us your job seeking questions through Ask A Question.

For more information, contact the Careers Service on 4921 5588 or email careers.

Jobs on campus

Interested in a student job on campus? Jobs On Campus recruits for a range of campus roles including, the Enquiry Centre, Library, Student Ambassadors and the PASS program.  To get a competitive edge in landing a campus role, attend a Jobs On Campus FastTrack workshop to find out all you need to know about working at UON. You can register for the workshop here.

For more information, contact the Careers Service on 4921 5588 or email careers.

UON Volunteers

UON Volunteers are students that are interested in building community, meeting new people and learning new skills. UON Volunteering is a great way to get connected and make lifelong friends.

You can hear about the UON Volunteers program from participants, or sign up to become a UON Volunteer.

If you are interested in having UON Volunteers participate in your project or at your event, please read the UON Volunteers Guidelines (PDF 106 KB), complete the Request Form and a member of the Student Life Team will respond to your query.

Careers Expo

The Careers and Student Development service coordinates a calendar of industry events on campus each year.

Our annual Career Expos bring graduate recruiters on campus to discuss graduate programs, vacation work and other employment opportunities. Employers share information about successful applications, recruitment timetables and organisation identity.  Expos are designed to help you explore your career options and successfully transition to the professional world of work.

For more information on upcoming Careers events please visit the Careers and Student Development team’s website.

For Employers

For more information on becoming an exhibitor at our Careers Expos, or if you have other employment opportunities, please call us on 4921 5588 or email us.