Career Ready Mentoring Program

Career Ready Mentoring Program

The UNSW Arts & Social Sciences Career Ready Mentoring Program connects students in their penultimate or final year of study with established alumni industry professionals, providing students with practical support, and a significant opportunity to focus on career development during the transition from study to work.

Responsibilities

Through industry exposure, professional guidance and self-directed participation, each student will develop career-ready skills, providing a tangible link between study, employment and industry.

How to get involved

Submit your application online here. 

Positions

Participant

Training

In partnership with UNSW Careers and Employment, UNSW Arts and Social Sciences will deliver pre-program training which will assist in the development of confidence and preparation for the program.

Duration

The Program will run between Tuesday 28 March and Thursday 1 June and includes 21 hours commitment in total. This is via 5 face-to-face meetings (5 hours), reflective journals (3 hours), events (4 hours), workshops (4 hours), and preparation (5 hours).


Accreditation

Availability of activity

Semester - weekdays, Semester break - weekdays

Type of activity

Development programs, Peer tutoring & mentoring

Provider of activity

UNSW Arts & Social Sciences

Interest area

Tutoring & mentoring

Skills required and/or developed

Critical & analytical thinking, Interpersonal & communication, Organisational & time management, Team work & networking


Contacts and more information

Provider

UNSW Arts and Social Sciences

Contact

Melinda Holcombe

Email

m.holcombe@unsw.edu.au

For more information about co-curricular activities see UNSW Advantage.