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Head Start Pro

Being able to demonstrate your ability to apply theory in the workplace is highly valued by employers - but how do you get that first opportunity?
Joblinx Head Start Pro places you into professional work experience programs with a host employer that will fast track your career and enhance your employability.
Upon completion of Head Start Pro, students will have proven skills and work experience, making them well rounded graduates.
They will have been equipped with modern theoretical knowledge, demonstrated professional experience and a validated log book recognising highly developed employability skills.

The Program Includes

Professional Work Placement

In accounting, hospitality management, information  technology, administration, Human Resources.

Jobseeker Workshops

~ Creating professional resumes and cover letters

~ Essential Interviewing Skills

~ Understanding Australian workplace culture

~ Fundamental Office Procedures

International Work Certificate

The International Work Certificate (IWC) program is aimed at enhancing a student's employability skills.

These skills have been globally recognised as highly desirable in graduates, and a clear indicator of leadership ability which provides for career advancement.

The Australian Government has identified these skills as essential for all Australian employees

The IWC has been developed in line with the eight key soft/employability skills:

~  Communication

~  Teamwork

~  Problem solving

~  Self Management

~  Planning and organisation

~  Initiative and enterprise

~  Technology aptitude

· Lifelong learning

Requirements

~  Strong written and verbal English communication skills

~  Excellent work ethic and a demonstrated commitment to professional development

Head Start and Head Start Pro allows flexibility with

~  Start dates

~  Hours worked,

~  No GPA (Grade Point Average) is required to be eligible to enter the program.

Comparable programs  are valued at $A1,600 but for all JCU Brisbane Students … its Free!

Interested in enrolling in a work experience program or want more information?

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