Thinking of applying for a job but have no idea what to include in a cover letter?

In this interactive workshop, learn the basics of responding to selection criteria and developing a cover letter that will give you the professional edge.

Attend this session and learn to: 

  • Describe three features to include and three features not to include in a cover letter/selection criteria
  • Describe the general layout of a cover letter and selection criteria
  • Analyse two exemplar cover letters/selection criteria documents and job descriptions
  • Identify where example has used keywords from job description and list three improvements that could be made. 

Spaces are limited, so be sure to book into this session while spots are still available.

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About Employability Week

Employability Week Update

Due to the recent weather event, and campus closures, Employability Week is moving online. A number of sessions have been cancelled but where possible sessions have been moved online to ensure that Employability Week can be delivered successfully.

Throughout Employability Week, you will learn about career opportunities, engage meaningfully with employers, alumni and other industry partners through presentations and networking sessions, as well as participate in a wide suite of interactive workshops and talks that will empower you to take control of your career direction and unlock your future potential.

You can expect to take part in panel discussions, workshops, networking events and other pop-up activations that will all help give you skills that transcend your course work and build your lifelong employability.

Learn more about Employability Week

COVID Safe Events

All events and spaces are operating in line with current guidelines. We ask that you please practice social distancing at all times.

You may attend an event or activity at a UQ location providing:

  • Have not been in close contact with an active COVID-19 case and are required to quarantine
  • You are feeling well and have not had a fever, cough, sore throat, headache, distorted sense of taste, shortness of breath, chills, vomiting or any cold/flu like symptoms within the last 24 hours.

Venue

Online via Zoom