Where to find work
There are many ways to look for casual or part-time work in Perth, with jobs available to suit your study schedule and lifestyle.
When applying for a job, it is best to prepare a neatly presented resume which details your past work experience, volunteering and any relevant skills that will make you ideal for employment.
Need help writing a resume? The Western Australia Department of Training and Workforce Development can help you put together all your information to build a resume. Click here to start your resume.
There are a number of resources you can use to find the perfect casual or part-time job while you study. Most businesses now advertise for positions online, visit one of the below job-search sites to choose specific search criteria that best suits you.
Another great way to find out about current jobs is to network within your study and social groups. Attend events, join sporting and cultural groups, and don’t be shy to ask about employment. You may be surprised by the opportunities that present themselves.
Many universities and colleges have job-search programs that can help you find work. Get in touch with the student administration staff at your university or college and ask for advice. You can also visit The 10 Step Job Search Plan for more information.