Our Recruitment Team knows that apprentices across a variety of industries are currently in high demand Australia wide. However, the number one question our team is asked by jobseekers before applying for the job, “is how much do apprentices get paid”. Before we start – who is an apprentice? An apprentice is an individual that […]
Apprenticeship Or University
As your life at high school is drawing to a close, the next big decision that you need to make is whether you continue onto university or complete an apprenticeship. It is important to consider all the options available to you and to also consider your learning strengths and challenges when making your decision. This […]
Most Common Apprenticeship Interview Questions
So you’ve landed an interview, now what? Congratulations on securing an interview for your apprenticeship. We want to ensure that you get the job of your dreams, so we have developed a guide on the Most Common Apprenticeship Interview Questions, including how to prepare your responses. By working through this guide you will be prepared […]
5 myths about apprenticeships, that aren’t true!
Myth #1 – I’ll spend all day making people coffee/tea or doing other peoples dirty work. FALSE: Throughout your apprenticeship, you’ll have a lot to learn and companies who offer apprenticeships have strict guidelines to adhere to, so you won’t spend your day making coffee/tea or doing other peoples ‘dirty work’. Most requests will just […]
It’s time to change your beliefs about apprenticeships!
It is a common misconception that apprenticeships are seen as a ‘lesser’ education pathway than a university degree. However, apprenticeships are for anyone who wants to earn a salary and work towards a nationally recognised qualification while gaining valuable on the job training in their chosen field. Less of an emphasis has been placed on […]
How to nail your Video Interview!
What are Video Interviews? Video job interviews are an increasingly common part of the hiring process. Video interviews provide a way for employers to assess job candidates on their qualifications, soft skills, and more during the hiring process. What are the benefits of Video Interviews for You? Video interviews offer many benefits to jobseekers! They […]
Five Reasons why you should choose an Apprenticeship
Apprenticeships are available in a range of industries and occupations, and are an excellent way to start your career in a company or a sector you want to work in. Here’s Five Reasons why you should choose an Apprenticeship 1. Earn While You Learn One of the most exciting aspects of an apprenticeship is how you get […]
Are you Resume Ready?
Having a well written and presentable resume is a crucial part of the employment process. Employers will often short list applicants based on their resumes alone so therefore it is important to make your resume stand out. Resumes should not be longer than two pages so keep your resume concise and only include details that […]
How to write a winning cover letter
A cover letter is similar to a brief introduction and should be submitted when applying for a job along with your resume. It’s important that you take the time and effort to write a cover letter for each position you are applying for – it shows that you are genuinely interested in the job. When […]
Free Checklist for Out of Trade Apprentices
If you have recently lost your apprenticeship and are needing some direction on finding a new role, this checklist is for you! We know that it can be a little daunting looking for work, so we’ve put together our best advice in this simple checklist. The checklist includes 5 simple steps to assist apprentices back […]