There are a range of career paths for education graduates, including higher education/tertiary, schools, vocational education and training (VET) colleges, private and industry-based education and training organisations, and Adult Community Education (ACE). Online learning is also a growth area.
Knowing yourself and your careers goals
Understand yourself, investigate your career ideas and consider possible pathways towards achieving your goals.
Exploring options and gaining experiences
Inform your career choices through exposure to people, careers and workplaces of interest – career research, interviews, volunteer and work experience.
- Explore your options
- Internships, work experience and mentoring
- Internship subjects
- Professional associations and industry bodies
Preparing your next steps
Consider your next steps, whether employment or graduate study. Develop your network, engage with the world of work and articulate your value to employers.
- Developing my skills
- Jobs and opportunities
- Applying for work: cover letters, resumes, selection criteria, applications, referees, psychometric testing
- Preparing for interviews
Episode 1: Preparing for work as a teacher
Episode 2: Sourcing teaching opportunities
Episode 3: Cover letters and resumes
Episode 4: Selection criteria
Episode 5: Interviews
Teaching in remote locations and overseas
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