Locations:

Room 119, Albert Coates Complex, Building U, for Ballarat’s Mount Helen campus

Room C28 Student Support Office, Building C, for Wimmera Campuses

Student Connect Office, Building 3N, for Gippsland Campus

Student Connect Office, Building 901, for Berwick Campus

Postal Address: PO Box 663 Ballarat VIC 3353
Telephone: +61 3 5327 9910
Facsimile: +61 3 5327 9704
Homepage: www.federation.edu.au/studentcareerhub
Email: studentcareerhub@federation.edu.au
University Switchboard: +61 3 5327 9000
University Homepage: www.federation.edu.au

Federation University Australia (FedUni) is one of the nation’s leading regional universities. With a reputation for relevance and excellence, FedUni has a strong tradition of education and training delivery spanning more than 145 years. We were the nation’s first regional, multi-sector university and are the third oldest site of higher learning in Australia.

We offer access to higher education, TAFE, secondary schooling and research opportunities. With campuses in Ballarat, Gippsland and the Wimmera, our programs are also delivered online and via a range of partner institutes across Australia and around the globe.

Services and Programs
■ Target emails ■ On-campus interviews ■ Information sessions ■ Online “CareerHub” system to manage vacancies and event bookings ■ Industry Placement Program and Industry based projects and work experience opportunities ■ Faculty liaison.

Facilities 
A wide selection of audio-visual equipment including : ■ Videoconferencing ■ Catering ■ Interview rooms ■ Lecture theatres with presentation equipment ■ Free parking ■ Beautiful bush setting.

Equity Groups
The University supports all graduate recruitment for students in equity groups and is happy to liaise with employers to facilitate their needs in this area.

Fields of Education
Accounting, Business Computing, Biomedical Science, Bio-Technology,  Business Administration, E-commerce, Economics, Education, Engineering (Civil, Environmental, Mechanical, Mechatronics, Mining), Commerce, Criminal Justice, Environmental Science, Exercise and Sports Science, Fine Arts, Food and Nutritional Science, Geology, Graphic Design & Multimedia, Health Science, Human Movement, Human Resource Management, Humanities, Information Technology, Management, Marketing, Metallurgy, Midwifery, Nursing, Occupational Health & Safety, Para-medicine, Performing Arts, Psychology, Science, Sport Management, Teaching, Tourism, Veterinary Bio-Science, Welfare.

Number of Graduating Students (approximate)
Accounting 200+; Applied Science / Bio-medical 100+; Arts/Humanities 60+; Business/Commerce 500+; Education 300+; Engineering 100+ (inc. Mining 50+); Human Movement 50+; IT/Computer Science/ Mathematics 750+, Nursing 150+; OH&S areas 50+; Para-medicine 20+; Performing Arts 30+; Psychology 70+; Visual Arts (including Graphic Design) 50+.

Staff

Manager Career Development and Employment:
Deborah Cutts
T: +61 3 5327 9920
E: d.cutts@federation.edu.au

Student Careers and Employment Coordinator:

Liana Brennan

T: +61 3 51228346

E: liana.brennan@federation.edu.au

 

Student Careers and Employment Officers:

Mary Drendel

T: +61 3 5327 9131

E: m.drendel@federation.edu.au

Jenny Van Oirschot

T: +61 3 5327 8167

E: j.vanoirschot@federation.edu.au

Co-ordinator, Industry Placement Program:

Joanne Matthews

T: +61 3 5122 6303

E: joanne.matthews@federation.edu.au

Industry Placement Program Support Officers

Bernadette Buykx

T: +61 3 5122 6170

E: bernadette.buykx@federation.edu.au

Angela Harris

T: +61 3 5327 6353

E: angela.harris@federation.edu.au

2018 Dates

Term 1: 26/2/2018 – 25/6/2018
Term 2:  30/7/2017 – 23/11/2017
Vacations:      Easter – 30/3/2018 to 16/4/17

Winter – 27/6/17 – 30/7/2017

Spring – 21/9/2018 – 8/10/2018

Employer Visits
Employers are encouraged to contact staff to arrange visits to the campus.

Careers Fairs

Numerous events are planned for 2018 at the faculty level and in collaboration with student clubs and societies.  Please contact the team to discuss your interests in engaging with our students in more detail.

Other events:  Nursing expo (Mount Helen) 31st May, Education Forum 24th May (Churchill) 31st May (Mount Helen), Volunteer Opportunities and Undergraduate Opportunities events for 2018 at Ballarat, Berwick and Gippsland campuses.