UNSW School of Social Sciences and the Social Work Student Association will host a Social Work Careers Symposium as part of Social Sciences Week @UNSW.
The symposium will provide an opportunity for current Bachelor of Social Work (Honours) students to meet with social work graduates working in government, the community sector, and non-traditional employment. Presenters will discuss employment trends, share how they foster opportunities and build networks in human services, and offer their unique insight on how to enhance graduate employability.
Topics to be covered on the day include:
- Oh! The places you’ll go!
- What is unique about a social work degree, how to leverage the skills developed, advice on further study
- Representing your skill set with assurance
- Job application, CV, social media, job interviews
- International and regional mobility
- Indigenous Employment Yarn