Upcoming events

To check for upcoming events held by the Careers and Employer Liaison Centre (CELC) and to confirm your attendance please visit / register via the Events Calendar.

CELC also regularly sources events, information sessions, student challenges and opportunities held on campus and externally, please find details below of those coming soon:

Careers Fairs - Our 2014 Careers Fairs are scheduled as follows

  • Arts Careers Fairs - Wednesday 5th March (6.15pm - 7.30pm), Monday 31st March (5.00pm - 7.00pm) & Tuesday 1st April (5.00pm - 7.00pm).
  • Visit Careers Fairs for more information including the organisations that attended in 2013 and the disciplines they recruit from.


Information Sessions


Other Events



Volunteering Information Display:  Explore and Get Involved!

Located in the Central Library Foyer
Flinders University
Monday 4  to Sunday 10 August 2014

We will provide various resources on volunteering opportunities so ... explore the opportunities that are available, see the benefits that volunteering can provided and …get involved!

The display will be staffed between 12noon and 2pm each weekday so you also have the opportunity to have a chat with a Careers and Employer Liaison Centre staff member.

For further details view the event page, email workready@flinders.edu.au or call 08 8201 2832.

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Great Jobs Don’t Just Happen – Hear from people who got one.

Are you in your 2nd to last or final year of one of the following disciplines?

  • Sciences (including Environmental Science)
  • Engineering
  • Computer Science and Information Technology

 Come to our Career Ready Forum and hear how you can make it happen too.
When:  Wed 13th August 2014
Where: Science Innovation Learning Centre (SILC Building) Flinders University
Time:   5.30pm for registration – Forum from 6.00pm – 8.00pm
**Drinks and nibbles provided.
Get the inside info from recent graduates who are working in their chosen fields and professionals who recruit graduates from your disciplines of study.
Through conversation based ‘Q & A’ sessions our panellists will offer you their advice, experience and knowledge covering topics including:

  • How to effectively prepare for your career as a graduate while completing your studies
  • Hints and tips when applying for graduate / undergraduate employment opportunities
  • Effective interview techniques
  • How to network professionally
  • Useful information from graduates about their journeys since graduating

Our forum will also provide you with the opportunity to network with our panel members.
To find out more about the forum, our panellists, the preparation session and to register to attend download a copy of the Career Ready Forum Program .

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‘In Conversation’ is an opportunity for students in Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences to meet people working within your future professional field. Ask questions, gain advice, find out how they got to where they are and build your networks.  

Held fortnightly in the Noel Stockdale Room, Central Library the first ‘In Conversation’ session is Tuesday 25th March, from 4:00pm to 5:00pm. Refreshments provided.

If you have any questions please contact melissa.connor@flinders.edu.au

  • Tuesday 10th June meet Kate Rush, Community Action Leader and Kevin Rathjen, Coordinator Exceptional Needs Accomodation from Anglicare SA
  • Tuesday 24th June meet Anita McDonald, Cultural Heritage Officer, City of Marion
  • Tuesday 29th July meet Abbey Threadgold, Manager Marketing, Arts, Tourism and Engagement, Onkaparinga City

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Are you ready?
CPA Career Ready Workshop 2014

Need advice regarding your Résumé, Cover Letter, Interview or Networking tips?

Meet senior CPAs, receive real advice from accounting professionals and Get Ready for a successful career in Accounting*

Where: CPA Australia - 10/420 King William St, Adelaide 5000
When:  30 July 2014
Time:    5.30 – 7.00 pm

To register, contact Darien Canepa by 28 July

*This is a complementary event

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YWCA of Adelaide's third annual SHE Leads Conference will be held on Friday 22 August 2014 at the National Wine Centre attracting more than 200 young women who see themselves as future leaders.

South Australia’s only young women’s leadership conference, SHE Leads is the beneficiary of generous corporate sponsorship from Flinders University, SA Power Networks, InBusiness Magazine and the National Wine Centre.

The Conference provides a safe space for young women to enrich their confidence, identify strengths and expand networks. In 2014 the explicit aims of the SHE Leads Conference are to:

  • Inspire young women to develop their leadership potential, and
  • Foster dialogue and debate around women and leadership.

To this end, the theme this year is: “What is Women’s Leadership?”.

Tickets are on sale now. Are you a young woman who would like to attend? If you are employed, will your employer support your participation? Are you an employer with some great female talent in your workforce? Why not choose the YWCA's SHE Leads Conference as one professional development opportunity for your staff.

$110 YWCA Members Tickets
$150 Early Bird Tickets (until 16 June)
$195 General Tickets (from 17 June) plus booking fees.

This is one of the most sought after events in Adelaide so be sure to book quickly.

For all SHE Leads Conference enquiries contact Caralyn on caralyn.lammas@ywca.com.au

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Are you a student with an interest in pursuing a career in Professional Services?

Our 2014 Deloitte Development Program is a one day interactive program offering you professional development, an insight into life at Deloitte and the opportunity to secure a summer vacation position.

The Deloitte Development Program will provide you with the opportunity to:

  • Learn about Deloitte and our career opportunities
  • Sharpen your business etiquette and networking skills
  • Receive coaching on applications and interview skills
  • Network with people from our business.

To be eligible to apply for the Deloitte Development Program you must meet the below criteria:

  • Have two years of your degree remaining;
  • Are studying one or more of the following degrees: Accounting, Business, Commerce, Finance, Computer Science, Software Engineering, Networking, Programming, Information Systems, Information Technology or Law;
  • Are an Australian Citizen or, Permanent Resident of Australia or, an International Student who meets our requirements (click here for international student requirements).

The Deloitte Development Program will be held in our Fullarton Road office on Thursday 25 September 2014. Please only apply if you are able to attend on this day.

Applications will close at midnight on Thursday 18 September 2014, unless positions are filled sooner.

Please note as we are working towards a close date you may not receive a response on your application until after this close date.

Apply online at our website  

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  GradConnection Calendar

Graduate Program opening and closing dates for applications for 2014 graduate programs.

Don’t miss out on your future graduate role. 

Keep up to date with the opening and closing dates for a variety of graduate programs by visiting and bookmarking the GradConnection Student Employment Calendar at https://au.gradconnection.com/calendar/

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