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Alumni Mentors

"I felt I had something to offer and was keen to assist. I recalled how valuable I may have found such a program during my time at UTAS"
Richard - Mentor

If you are a graduate of the University of Tasmania or the Australian Maritime College, and have had at least 2 years' experience in the workplace you are welcome to become a mentor.

Apply now to be a Mentor


  • personal satisfaction from making a difference to the career development of a university student
  • enhancing your interpersonal and leadership skills
  • gaining fresh perspectives on your discipline and changes in the university environment
  • increasing your own professional networks through contact with other mentors
  • raising your profile and your organisation's profile within the University of Tasmania

Your responsibilities

  • supporting and encouraging the mentees in developing skills to assist the transition from university to the workplace
  • being available for a schedule of contact over the duration of the program, including at least 4 face-to-face meetings OR Skype/email communications
  • participating in a program launch/induction and end of year evaluation
  • ensuring that the mentor-mentee relationship is progressing effectively
  • providing a brief mid-program progress report to the Coordinator

Frequently Asked Questions

For more information contact

Career Mentor Program Coordinator
phone:+61 3 6226 7264