Queensland University of Technology

QUT Careers and Employment:

Gardens Point Campus

Location: Level 5, Y Block, 2 George Street, Brisbane QLD 4000
Postal Address: GPO Box 2434, Brisbane, QLD 4001
Telephone: +61 7 3138 2649
Facsimile: +61 7 3138 2368
Homepage: www.careers.qut.edu.au
Email: [email protected]
University Switchboard: +61 7 3138 2000
University Homepage: www.qut.edu.au

Kelvin Grove Campus
Location: Level 4, C Block, Victoria Park Road, Kelvin Grove, QLD 4059
Postal Address: GPO Box 2434, Brisbane, QLD 4001
Telephone: +61 7 3138 3488
Facsimile: +61 7 3138 3349
Email: [email protected]

Caboolture Campus
Location: Student Centre J Block, Corner of Manley and Tallon Streets, Caboolture, QLD 4510
Postal Address: GPO Box 1376, Caboolture, QLD 4510
Telephone: +61 7 5316 7400
Facsimile: +61 7 5316 7421
Email: [email protected]

Every year QUT is one of Australia’s largest providers of bachelor degree graduates into full-time employment. QUT’s real world approach to education is consistently supported by a range of curriculum based and extra-curricular programs, aimed to produce students with the ability to not only thrive in the fast paced workplace of today but also adapt for the future. QUT Careers & Employment believe in creating opportunities for connection between employers/industry partners and QUT students through ongoing and varied engagement strategies. Our team is constantly working to provide creative and streamlined solutions to engaging with students, assisting employers to attract the right talent for their organisation. Our online resource www.careers.qut.edu.au enables students and employers fast and easy access to a wide range of program and services including our free online jobs board Career Hub. QUT CareerHub is a web-based administration system that provides an electronic communication hub between students, employers and the Careers and Employment Service staff.

Services and Programs
■ Careers Fairs (Graduate and Industry specific) ■ Real World Placement Program ■ Career Mentor Scheme ■Realise Program ■ International Work Placement Scheme ■ Direct email/mail service ■ On-campus presentations, stands and workshop involvement ■ Interviews on-campus ■ Online job and event listings (QUT CareerHub) ■ Promoted Facebook posts ■ Guest lecturing or case organisation participation ■ Work Integrated Learning (WIL) ■ Graduate destinations information ■ Links to QUT student ePortfolio ■ Career development programs (online) ■ Careers assistance (inc. International, postgraduate and prospective).

We are always excited to work with employers and industry to connect with QUT students and graduates. Please feel free to contact us if you have any innovative ideas for reaching out to our students – we would love to help wherever we can.

Facilities 
■ Lecture Theatres ■ Conference/Interview/Meeting rooms ■ Collaborative spaces (group computers) ■ Audiovisual equipment ■ Videoconferencing ■ Catering ■ Parking.

Equity Groups
We are able to assist you with recruitment of candidates from various equity groups, or put you in touch with our equity section or our Oodgeroo Unit (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander center).

Fields of Education
■ Business ■ Creative Industries ■ Education ■ Science & Engineering (inc.IT) ■ Health ■ Law and Justice.

Number of Graduating Students (approximate)

Accounting 800+; Architecture & Design 400+; Business & Commerce 1200+; Combined/Double Degrees 400+; Creative Industries 800+; Education 1000+; Engineering 600+; Health & Biomedical Sciences 900+; International/Study Abroad 200+; IT & Computer Science 600+; Law & Justice 800+; Nursing 900+; Psychology & Counselling 600+; Science & Mathematics 500+.

Staff

Head of Careers Service: 
Alan McAlpine 
T: +61 7 3138 2572 
E: [email protected]

Graduate Recruitment Contact: 
Sarah Henderson
T: +61 7 3138 2571 
E: [email protected]

2015 Dates

Semester 1: 16 Feb – 29 May
Exam period 1: 6 – 23 Jun
Semester 2: 13 Jul – 23 Oct
Exam period 2: 31 Oct – 14 Nov
Vacations: 3 – 12 Apr; 24 Jun – 12 Jul; 26 Sep – 4 Oct; 15 Nov – 22 Feb 2015.
Summer program: 16 Nov – 12 Feb 2015
Summer exam period: 8 Feb – 19 Jan 2015

Employer Visits
Bookings are available all year round. Please contact Sarah Henderson P: +61 7 3138 2571.

Careers Fairs
Graduate Careers Fair: 23 March 2015
Business Careers Fair: 27th July 2015
Science & Engineering Careers Fairs: 29th July 2015
Skilled Volunteering Expo: 28th July 2015
Education “Stepping Out Conference”: TBC