Jo has more than 15 years of experience working within the recruitment, training and development sectors across a broad range of industries including healthcare. Jo joined UQ in 2018, initially as an Employability Specialist within the Faculty of Business Economics and Law. With a passion for helping students realise their professional aspirations, Jo works closely with students and industry to provide placements, networking opportunities and events aimed to build employability. Jo also uses her recruitment knowledge to help students improve their employability through resume and interview coaching.

Areas of responsibility

  • Engaging with employers across the health sector, connecting them with students for placements, networking and graduate opportunities.
  • Supporting students throughout their Work Integrated Learning placements.
  • Developing resources and events relevant to Bachelor of Pharmacy students.
  • Providing students with employability skills through resume advice, interview coaching and knowledge of the recruitment process.
  • Consulting with Bachelor of Pharmacy students to discuss career planning and development.

Jo holds a Graduate Certificate in Career Development from CEAV and a Bachelor of Hospitality Management from the Auckland University of Technology.

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