Want to take on an apprentice or trainee?

At Swinburne, we’ve been delivering market-leading vocational courses for more than 100 years. Find out more about why our successful apprenticeship and traineeship courses as well as our partnerships within the industry.

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If your organisation is looking to fill a casual, part-time or full-time role, consider employing a student or graduate through Swinburne. 

Advertise with us

To advertise a vacancy, head to our online employment brand board SwinEmploy. 

Register as a new employer on SwinEmploy or login.

We accept advertisements for:

  • full-time, part-time or casual positions
  • paid internships or vacation work
  • entry level, apprentice, trainee or graduate positions
  • student tutors
  • household help opportunities.

SwinEmploy also offers a range of services to support your recruitment process, including academic advisors. 

Mohammad, an IT postgraduate student.

Attend career events

Our Careers and Employability team host regular events to connect organisations with future-ready students and recent graduates. 

Highlights include Graduate Employability Week and the Student Employability Conference. At these you can be part of industry panels, deliver workshops and promote your employer brand. 

Keep up to date with all upcoming career events here.

Host an information session

At Swinburne, we also offer opportunities for you to give an overview of your business to students and to present information sessions about your recruitment processes. These can be down either on campus or via a webinar. These sessions our social media channels and via SwinEmploy.

We recommend holding sessions within the first four weeks of semester between 11.30am and 2.00pm.

With changes to the government rules for visas and employment, you can now diversify your workforce by hiring international students. They can bring cultural diversity, fresh perspectives and insights from overseas markets. 

Options include:  

  • providing short-term internships
  • offering a part-time or casual position under the work conditions for student visa holders
  • employing a recent graduate through the Temporary Graduate visa (subclass 485).


Access the following resources to learn about the rules for visas and employing international students.

Employ a student

Utilise SwinEmploy to advertise a role, get recruitment advice, book information sessions and increase your brand awareness amongst our current students and recent graduates. For more information, talk to our team on +61 3 9214 4577 or click the link below to get started.

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