HOW TO SET UP YOUR LIFE IN AUSTRALIA
Embarking on a gap year is an exciting life opportunity. But it can also be daunting. If you’re not sure where to begin, this guide will help you get started on what is sure to be the greatest adventure of your life.
By Allie Metz
Congratulations on your choice to take a gap year in Australia. It’s a decision that will leave you with incredible memories as well as skills and work experience that will put you ahead of your peers.
Prospective employers look for certain qualities in candidates, many of which can be shown by having done a gap year – courage, curiosity, maturity, open-mindedness and independence, just to name a few.
If you’re not yet sure what career path you should take, a gap year is an excellent chance to try your hand at different jobs. If you’re totally sure where your career is headed, this could be an ideal opportunity to get real-world experience in your field. Whether it’s paid or volunteer, it will enhance your CV and provide you with valuable contacts in the industry.
At the very least, you’ll experience an incredible part of the world, make lasting friendships and leave with cherished memories.