Promoting your vacancies online
As you would know, the internet is now the first place many people start looking for work. Below are some basic examples of how to promote your job vacancies through the internet.
Employment websites can be a convenient way to reach job applicants who live beyond your immediate geographic area. Some of the better known employment websites include:
There are also some employment websites that target certain industries. These include:
- APSJobs – federal government jobs
- State government and local government
- Healthcare Australia—jobs for nurses, aged care staff and medical specialists
- Sports people—hot jobs
The Australian Government also provides websites to support the career development of all Australians. These include:
Your organisation’s website and social media
Many people looking for work will be concentrating on a certain industry or even your particular organisation. If your website has a ‘Careers’ section, this is an obvious place to post your job vacancies. Your social media such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and others can also be used to promote vacancies and direct internet users to more information on how to apply.