Transition to Employment in Aged Care
Your upfront cost: $0
- 20 Sep 2021
The University of South Australia, UniSA, is ranked in the top 10 universities nationally and amongst the very best young universities in the world. They offer over 200 world-class degrees that are informed by industry and delivered with a highly practical approach to teaching and learning. In fact, they are South Australia’s number one university for graduate careers. They are a valuable partner with Open Universities Australia.
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By the end of this 10-week course, you’ll be able to:
- Develop personal goals and actions in preparation for employment.
- Prepare a resume to support job application in Aged Care.
- Evidence effective skills in developing a professional portfolio.
- Managing the transition
- Setting career goals
- Building a resume
- Developing a professional portfolio
- Knowing about being employed in the Aged Care sector
- Researching the labour market
- Recruitment strategies and interviews
No eligibility requirements
No special requirements
Gain professional skills to boost your chances of employment in the aged care sector. This course covers workplace practices, standards and expectations, supervisory practices, and professional development and networks. Learn how to develop personal goals and actions in preparation for employment, as well as how to prepare a CV and cover letter that will help you stand out from the crowd. You’ll leave this course with the skills to develop a professional portfolio that you can use in your next interview.
UniSA Online’s 10-week short courses give you the flexibility to upskill in a certain area, stay current with developments in your field, diversify your knowledge, or even explore a new direction in your career – without having to commit to the time and cost of a full university degree.
Delivered 100% online, you’ll be able to study where and when it suits you. Access online academic and student support seven days a week, fit study around work and life commitments, view learning resources 24/7, and log in to the interactive online environment anywhere, any time and on any device.
This is a first-year course from UniSA Online’s Aged Care degree. Please note: you are responsible for completing any relevant prerequisite courses before enrolling in this course.
- Portfolio (70%)
- Assignment (30%)
Current study term: 19 Sep 21 to 26 Nov 21
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