$3,500

Fast Track: Job school for university students and recent graduates

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Bowral, NSW 2576

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Wayfinder’s Fast Track Program is a 5 day residential program in the Southern Highlands, just outside Sydney.

The program is designed to quickly prepare students for the workplace. The intensive format allows small groups of 16 students to learn from experienced industry professionals. Fast Track provides practical, interactive job experience, enrolling all students in a top tier firm and guiding them through recruitment, the interview process and the first few days of work.

Day 1: One on one career coaching

  • 01 GOAL SETTING

    Take a career aptitude test to understand your strengths and weaknesses and identify goals for the future.

  • 02 COACHING

    Sit down with one of our industry leading experts one on one, to review your aptitude test, your resume and cover letter. Together we plan a career that works for you, and then tailor our course to suit your needs.

Day 2: Recruiting

  • 03 JOB SEARCH

    How well do you know the Australian employment market? Wayfinder’s industry experts will help identify the right employers in your ideal sector and plan your job hunt to maximise your success.

  • 04 APPLICATIONS

    Understand the timeline, process and requirements for applications to graduate intakes. Learn how to generate your own employment leads through networking and research.

Day 3: Interviews

  • 05 PSYCHOMETRIC TESTING

    For most major graduate employers, standardised testing is the first hurdle in the recruitment process. How does psychometric testing work, and how can you make it work for you?

  • 06 INTERVIEW SKILLS

    So you’ve made it through to interview! Lets role play various common interview types so you can hit the ground running when you come to the real thing.

Day 4: Ace your Internship

  • 07 PRESENT LIKE A PRO

    You’ve landed an internship! Now you need to make an impression by looking and presenting like a professional.

  • 08 DIGITAL & TECHNOLOGY SKILLS

    Mastering the common software and digital tools of the workplace gives you the edge on other applicants.

Day 5: Plan your career

  • 10 COACHING

    At the end of the Fast Track Program, your advisor sits down with you one-on-one to review progress and set a plan for your future recruitment season.

  • 12 CAREER REVIEW

  • We want you to succeed and to help you along the way, we catch up with you and your peers 3 months after the Program has finished to swap stories and advice.

Wayfinder's 5 day program sets you up with real life skills and a supportive group of peers so you can Fast Track your career.

FAQs

Who should attend Fast Track?

Fast Track is designed for students and recent graduates thinking about recruiting: mid-degree students applying for internships, penultimate and final year students applying for jobs and graduates seeking a career change.

Please let us know if you are an international student as we have a special module covering migration, culture, language and job skills for international students.

What accomodation is provided for Fast Track?

Fast Track is held at a resort hotel in the Southern Highlands, with the specific venue confirmed closer to the event. The event price includes the price of a private room, breakfast and lunch each day and a networking dinner on the Friday evening.

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

As this is a residential event and intended for penultimate or final year university students, we expect that all attendees are over 18.

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Bowral is serviced by regular public transport from Sydney and Canberra.

What can I bring into the event?

Please bring all the items you need for a 5 night stay, as well as a laptop computer, your CV and cover letter.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

You can contact Wayfinder at its office in UNSW or via phone, Monday - Friday 10am to 6pm. Please visit our website for contact details: www.wayfinderedu.com

What's the refund policy?

Refunds are available up to three weeks before the event for a 10% cancellation fee. Refunds less than 3 weeks before the event incur a 50% cancellation fee.

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