Archive for July, 2020

GradWise and Telstra Event

Friday, July 31st, 2020

Join This Monash Careers Summit Event 5 August 2020!

Inclusivity and accessibility should be an important part of a workplace.

Join this presentation to learn about the GradWISE Program, designed to assist students living with a disability, and gain insight from one of Australia’s most well-known telecommunications organisations on how employer support can assist your career journey.

Event Details

  • In this one-hour webinar (plus an additional 15-min live Q&A), you will learn about the successful GradWISE program, showcasing its high level recruitment expertise coupled with ongoing support. GradWISE are with you ever step of the way, unlocking and optimising your brain/body system, building resilience through-out the application process and staying with you after you gain employment to navigate your first work year.
  • You will also hear from Telstra, a leading pro-disability confident employer giving a sneak peek, ‘all access pass’ into their application process. Lean about what reasonable adjustments are offered during the application process and the ongoing support upon commencing employment.
  • You will also hear from a recent Monash University graduate linked to GradWISE speaking of his journey to successfully being offered TWO 2021 graduate positions.

Topics Included

  • Graduate application process and available reasonable adjustments
  • Application and interview tips from Telstra
  • How to unlock high performance by optimising your brain and body system.
  • How to ensure you are competitive for graduate and entry level opportunities.

Time: 11:00am -12:00pm

Register now: Registration Link

Last Chance for UniSports Virtual Event

Wednesday, July 29th, 2020

Calling all Walkers, Runners and Wheelchair Users!

The UniSport Australia Distance Running event closes at midnight Sunday August 2nd. 

This is your excuse to get some fresh air, get some exercise and win great prizes, all whilst getting points for Monash University!

UniSport Virtual Distance Running Championships – virtual event

UniSport Australia has teamed up with the Gold Coast Marathon to launch the UniSport Virtual Distance Running Championships as part of the Village Roadshow Theme Parks Gold Coast Virtual Marathon!

Monash University is getting involved and we want you to join our team!

Give Respect Art Competition

Thursday, July 9th, 2020

Want to Make Art to Foster a Culture of Respect?

*You are all invited to contribute artwork to the Give Respect Art Competition which is a part of the wider Give Respect Initiative.
Prizes are as follows:
  • 3 x $1000 Coles Group & Myer Gift Cards for students
  • 4 x $500 Coles Group & Myer Gift Cards for students.
  • 1 x huge hamper of delicious goodies for staff
Have a look at the Give Respect Art Competition guidelines and see if any of the themes inspire you!
Alternatively, if you’ve got past artwork like a sketch, painting or photograph that suit the submission requirements – send it through before the 31st of August 2020.

NSW Government Graduate Program

Tuesday, July 7th, 2020

Applications for the 2021 NSW Government Graduate Program are Now Open!

The 18-month Program offers three unique rotations across government agencies, and allows Graduates to build their own career, no matter what degree they studied.

Talented and passionate Graduates from all disciplines and backgrounds looking to launch their career in NSW Government are welcome to apply.

There are exciting roles on offer in both Sydney metro AND regional NSW!

An Employer that Values Diversity

As a proud employer who values diversity, NSW Government is committed to reflecting the community they serve, and we would like to encourage people with disability to apply to the Program.

Increasing the representation and inclusion of people with disability in our workforce is a priority, and the Graduate Program is well-placed to provide a supportive work environment, with opportunities to shape your own skills and career.

Candidates can request a reasonable adjustment at any stage during the recruitment process.

What does the Graduate Program offer?

Those selected for the 2021 Graduate Program will gain:

  • 18 months’ experience working across three NSW Government agencies
  • Meaningful work that contributes to the future of NSW
  • A supportive environment with a personal mentor and executive sponsor
  • Exposure to the largest professional network of leaders, analysts, policymakers and educators in Australia
  • Ongoing role offer on successful completion of the Program

In 2021, the Program will employ Graduates in two streams: a Primary Stream, and a Legal Stream

  • The Primary Stream is open to Graduates from all disciplines and backgrounds who are interested in a career in NSW Government, and Graduates will complete a Diploma of Government during the program.
  • The Legal Stream is designed for Graduates looking to have a legal career within NSW Government, and will provide Graduates with experience in litigation, legal advice and policy development. Graduates must have a legal degree and be willing to commence and complete their Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice during the Program.
  • Visit the website for more information.


Vision Australia 2021 Bursary Applications Now Open

Sunday, July 5th, 2020

Further Education Bursaries for Students Who are Blind or have Low Vision

Each year, Vision Australia awards Further Education Bursaries to a select number of students who are blind or have low vision.

The bursaries provide adaptive technology to help students fully participate and succeed in their chosen studies. Assistive technology can eliminate barriers to education and enhance access to information. It enables students to read course material, conduct research and improve their student life.

For more information and details on how to apply, please visit:

  • Applications close strictly on 30 September 2020.

If you have any queries or would like to speak with our bursary coordinator, please feel free to make direct contact with:

UniSport Australia Esports Championships

Sunday, July 5th, 2020

Join in the 2020 UniSport Australia Esports Championships

Into Esports? Then join Team Monash and represent Monash University at the 2020 UniSport Australia Esports Championships (UAEC)!

The delivery of the 2020 UniSport Australia Esports Championships (UAEC) has been confirmed and will take place from 27 July – 10 September, 2020.

Competition Information

Four competitions will take place across the following titles:

• Rocket League – PC
• FIFA 20 – PS4
• Super Smash Bro’s. Ultimate. – Nintendo Switch
• Forza Motorsport 7 – PC *
*Please note the change in title due to licensing.

All major competition information will be updated on the competition website:

Participant registration

  • Registrations close on Wednesday 22 July 5:00pm.

Please see the relevant website for more information, including the registration form.

GradWISE Masterclass

Sunday, July 5th, 2020

Sign Up to Attend our GradWISE Masterclass Series

GradWISE will be holding an online Masterclass Series in July – see dates and times below:

  • Tuesday, 7th July – 10am – 12pm
  • Wednesday, 8th July – 10am – 12pm
  • Thursday, 9th July – 10am – 12pm
  • Friday, 10th July – 10am – 12pm

During this four day series a range of employer presenters will provide information and tips to help you put your best foot forward when looking and applying to jobs.

The presenters include:

  • Victorian Government
  • Melbourne Writers Festival
  • Accenture
  • Coles

*Please RSVP by filling in the form here.

Once you have completed the form GradWISE will send you the link information.

We look forward to seeing you all there!