Careers Counselling

It’s never too soon to start thinking about your career and pathways.

Our team of qualified careers counsellors are committed to supporting Chisholm transition into employment and/or further study. Our Careers Counsellors can also continue to provide you with support for up to 6 months after you complete your studies.

A support staff assisting a student in careers counselling.

Our Careers Counsellors can give you targeted careers advice and help including:

  • career exploration (including basic assessment)
  • information about current job market and career opportunities, and what your employer might expect from you
  • support recommitting to your course, or exploring alternative pathways or course options
  • pathways planning and goal setting
  • volunteering and work experience opportunities
  • practical support with job applications, and preparing for interviews
  • job seeking strategies
  • help preparing VTAC (Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre) applications
  • work readiness
  • pre- and post-placement support
  • referral to other support services like Personal Counselling, Disability Support or Student Success and Wellbeing.

Want to make an appointment?

To make a one-on-one appointment, contact Student Support on 1300 244 746 (option 4) or email

Your appointment can take place face-to-face at one of our support hubs, over the phone or via Zoom.

If you’d like more information about how we can support you, email the team directly at

Thinking about studying at Chisholm, but not sure what the best pathway is to meet your goals?

Our Careers Counsellor offer virtual appointments (by phone or Zoom) for prospective students to talk through your career pathways and course options.

To book a prospective appointment, contact Student Support on 1300 244 746 (option 4) or email

Looking for careers support outside of Chisholm?

Contact the Chisholm Skills and Jobs Centre for ongoing help and support around your job search.