What do you need to know?

These workshops have been designed for individuals seeking employment. It would also suit individuals wanting to understand the labour market and how knowledge of the labour market can help you with your marketing campaign.

Topics covered:

  • Understanding the labour market
  • Recognise the skills employers are looking for
  • Identifying gaps in your skills and how to address these
  • Managing your employment campaign successfully
  • The hidden job market
  • How to network successfully


Workshop Location Date Time
Workshop 1 Northland April 11, 2018 11:00am-1:00pm
Workshop 2 Greensborough April 18, 2018 11:00am-1:00pm
Workshop 3 Plenty Valley September 12, 2018 11:00am-1:00pm
Workshop 4 Greensborough September 19, 2018 11:00am-1:00pm

 Participants will understand the current and future changes occurring in the labour market and the skills employers are looking for. You will be able to identify your skills gaps and how to address these. Be able to manage your employment campaign successfully, tap into the hidden job market and create and utilise effective networks. 



Northland Shopping Centre: Plenty of parking available (Near Kmart)

Westfield Plenty Valley: Plenty of available parking  (McDonalds Rd Parking)

Greensborough Melbourne Polytechnic: Enter Parking area from Civic Drive. See attached map. Visitor parking permits are valid for 1 day only, and are available from Information Centres, security office and campus libraries. If you require visitor parking for a longer period of time a representative from the department you are visiting will need to contact Buildings and Properties for a long stay permit. https://www.melbournepolytechnic.edu.au/wp-content/themes/melbourne-poly/downloads/melbpoly-greensborough.pdf