As the country emerges from covid restrictions and lockdowns, many young people are grappling with the idea of how to secure a job.
Hello job seekers,
As the 2021 Fresh Jobs campaign draws to an end and we close in on Christmas, we wanted to say a big thanks to everyone who got involved with the Ask the Job Doctors page this year.
We can all agree that the pandemic hasn’t been the most encouraging of times for career productiveness.
An uncertain shift from our ordinary environment to working from home, as well as employment loss has got everyone seeking a way to increase enthusiasm within their profession or on their quest to find new work.
Ever wonder what it's like to work in the budgeting and finance sector? It is probably different than you think.
The construction industry is stronger than ever at the moment with contractors screaming out for skilled workers to keep up with project demands. There has never been a better time to join the industry, so what are you waiting for?
Hello job seekers,
We hope you’re all well during the challenging times of Lockdown. Again a big thanks to everyone who’s submitted a question for the Job Doctors to tackle. We’ve enjoyed getting involved to help and support the whole Fresh Jobs community find a way through some of those tricky job-hunting challenges.
Listening to music can not only be entertaining but also might even make you healthier. Music can come as a source of pleasure and contentment, while also providing many other psychologic benefits.
Making the leap from school into work or a vocation can be overwhelming, especially for students with disabilities who’ve spent years with a familiar schedule, environment, and support network.
To properly learn and apply new information at work, it might help to understand which of the three common learning styles you relate to most. Not only will this help increase your ability to gain new knowledge and skills, but it can also help you identify the right opportunities when searching for your future career.
Family connections, a desire to contribute to medical research and earning an income are attracting more South Australians to participate in clinical trials, according to Adelaide-based, CMAX Clinical Research.
The construction industry including demolition is a growing industry with a large workforce and is a great career choice for all ages.
If your career has been impacted by COVID then stop monitoring the job market and start monitoring medi-hotels as a Protective Security Officer (PSO) with SA Police.
For Protective Security Officer (PSO) Chris, patrolling the confines of Adelaide’s medi-hotels is a fair way from the idyllic surrounds of Hamilton Island where he managed a golf course for the past 13 years.
There is a wealth of knowledge out there on job seeking and we don't pretend to know absolutely everything. So here are some content creators you can find on social media that can help have a consistent feed of advice always popping up for you.
Domestic and family violence can impact organisational culture and employees’ sense of wellbeing and 94% of employees agree employers should take a leadership role in educating their workforce about respectful relationships between men and women.
You've put the hard yards in at Med School and come out the other side looking at all of your options. They seem endless right? Why not take the 'Clin-Path?'
Are you looking to return to the workforce on a casual basis and have no prior industry experience?
Step into a feel-good career where you support older people to live good lives and maintain independence.
Do you want to work in a profession that offers job security but is rewarding at the same time? If you’re the kind of person who wants to make a difference in people’s lives then the social care sector is for you.
As the temperature drops, the days get shorter, icy weather interrupts our outdoor activities, and COVID-19 lockdowns come and go, it’s not uncommon to feel lethargic and less motivated, which never helps when it comes to job seeking.
Hello job seekers.
The Job Doctors are back with the latest round of questions and answers, exclusively for Freshjobs.
Thanks again to everyone who’s written in with questions over the past few weeks, helping to support the whole Freshjobs community find a way through some of those tricky job-hunting challenges.
Have you ever imagined what it would be like to not have access to clean drinking water or a working toilet? Well, most of us don’t have to and that’s because we have plumbers to do it for us!
Signing up for and participating in a clinical trial is a great way to not only help advance innovative global medicines, but to also earn some additional money while looking for work or while studying. Luckily, Adelaide provides a unique opportunity for healthy adults to get involved.
For many young South Aussies, Having a drivers license can be key for getting a job. As you already most likely know, the method to obtaining one can be lengthy and at times, annoying.
You would've heard all the stories about big companies asking complex interview questions or seen them on clickbait titles like "ALL AMAZON INTERVIEWEE'S GOT ASKED THIS QUESTION, HOW WOULD YOU DO?" But, at the end of the day, most companies are going to ask you a very similar set of more reasonable questions. Here are some to expect and how to deal with them:
Looking for a job that gives you variety, flexibility and security, as well as the opportunity to make a profound difference in someone’s life?
A career in disability support could be perfect for you.
No one loves the job hunt. Searching through online job listings, jazzing up your résumé, prepping for gruelling interviews — none of it is fun. For many, the most challenging part of the process is writing an effective cover letter. There’s so much conflicting advice out there, it’s hard to know where to start. Do you even need one, especially if you’re applying through an online system?
Looking for a career you’ll love? What about landing a job at the same time! Through an apprenticeship or traineeship, you can find a job you love, start working right away and get qualified all at the same time.
Every fortnight – exclusively for Fresh Jobs - Dr Paul Pers and Dr Clive Hume from Jobedge will be answering Adelaide’s most asked jobs related questions, submitted right here, by you, the Jobs Gateway users.
If you feel like you’ve reached a dead end with advice on Google, and real-life, Adelaide-based experts are hard to find, then you don’t want to miss this opportunity.
How do you stay motivated in your job search when it feels like nothing is working?
How can you make sure your CV stands out from the crowd?
What can you do to stop nerves getting the better of you in job interviews?