Individual Coaching

Meet with a UNSW Career Coach to plan and enhance your employability

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Individual Coaching 

Every UNSW student or recent graduate has the opportunity to meet individually with a UNSW Career Coach to plan their career journey and enhance their employability. These 20-minute sessions accommodate a variety of topics including career planning, building a resume, interview preparation and job search advice.

Coaching sessions can be made up to 14 days in advance, with session times generally between 9am-5pm Monday to Friday available online (via Microsoft Teams) or in person (John Goodsell Building, Ground Floor, Reception Area, Map Ref: F20). There is a limit of one booking per week, to ensure that the Career Coaching service is accessible to as many students as possible.

How to prepare

To make the most of your career coaching session have your documents ready (resume, cover letter, job ad etc.). These documents can be shared with your Career Coach during your session.

Career Coaches are often booked back-to-back with appointments, please be available for your session at the booked time. If you have not been contacted for your session after 5 -10 minutes of your allocated start time, please contact

  • We offer 30 minute appointments coaching sessions for PhD students.

  • We offer 30-minute equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI) coaching sessions for students, with the possibility of engaging with the same coach. Students are supported in their career journeys and questions about equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI) in recruitment or the workplace are addressed. There is the option of referral to the GradWISE graduate disability employment service for penultimate and final year students.

  • Sessions can be booked by students at every stage of their undergraduate or postgraduate degree. 

    *Please note individual coaching sessions are not suitable for students enrolled in MBA programs. Please contact Career Accelerator @ AGSM for career development support/career coaching support.

Accessing our sessions

In person 

Located at John Goodsell Building, Ground Floor, Reception Area (Map Ref: F20) 


Just follow the steps below: 

Prior to your appointment

Download Microsoft Teams, install, and log in.

Test out your video and audio before your session time. You may also like to change your background to avoid distractions and unexpected disruptions during your appointment.