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1 Job Presentation

2 Our offices

3 A strong and dynamic job market A booming economy Low unemployment Skill shortages Benefits of the working holiday visa Minimum wages Internships Sponsorships

4 Members Area To access the Members Area: USER NAME = address PASSWORD = Membership number

5 The Resume The purpose of the resume Use the resume builder on our website (www.worknholiday.com)www.worknholiday.com The photo Let us correct/improve your resume Let us be your referee (character reference)

6 The Cover Letter Why do I need a cover letter? How and when do I use it? Find a template in the members area

7 How to find Jobs ? Job search websites (E.g. Seek, My Career, Career one) Local newspaper Using key words Job listing Notice boards Post a free ad online Spontaneous & speculative applications Find leads and employer contact lists on the internet Word of mouth

8 How to apply for jobs ? Read the job description very carefully Adapt your resume; tailor your application Identify the selection criteria Follow-up – When? – What do I say? – Keep track of what you’ve done

9 Interview Be prepared Career minded not travel minded Job Assistance Manual Interview simulation The interview may lead to a trial Unpaid trials are illegal

10 Fruit Picking / Farm Work Harvest Jobs o Harvest Guide: o o Working hostels o o o (German)

11 Fruit Picking in Australia

12 WWOOF Volunteer program 4-6 hours/day for free board and accommodation 1 year membership for $65 Pump up your CV Save your precious money Permanent plan B Get new skills 2 nd year visa Bulleting board/ forum See the real Australia Improve your English

13 Hospitality Practical courses you may need: RSA RCG Barista

14 Retail Shop Assistant Stock Control Shelving

15 Manufacturing Assembly & Process Work Pickers & Packers Warehousing, Storage & Distribution

16 Construction White Card Steel capped boots High visibility vest

17 Child Care Au Pair Nanny (Live-in or Live-out) Child Care Assistant

18 Office Jobs Administrative Assistant Receptionist Office support staff Call centre staff PA & Secretarial Staff

19 Tax Rates (Source: Generally, you are an Australian resident for tax purposes if any of the following applies: you have been in Australia continuously for six months or more, and for most of the time you have been: in the same job, and living in the same place you have been in Australia for more than half of the financial year, unless your usual home is overseas, and you do not intend to live in Australia.” Foreign residents Resident for tax purposes Taxable incomeTax on this income 0 - $18,200Nil $18,201 - $37,00019c for each $1 over $18,200 $37,001 - $80,000 $3,572 plus 32.5c for each $1 over $37,000 $80,001 - $180,000 $17,547 plus 37c for each $1 over $80,000 $180,001 and over$54,547 plus 45c for each $1 over $180,000 Taxable incomeTax on this income 0 - $37, c for each dollar of earnings $ $80,000$10,730 plus 30c for each $1 over $37000 $80,001 - $180,000 $23,630 plus 37c for each $1 over $80,000 $180,001 and over$60,630 plus 45c for each $1 over $180,000 CPA - Certified Practising Accountant

20 Conclusion Personalise/ adapt your applications Prepare your interviews thoroughly Follow-up on every application you’ve sent Build a rapport with prospective employers Be patient/ persistent/ positive

21 Good Luck & All the best!


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