No degree? No drama, according to the latest research by Seek Australia, which shows there are nine in-demand jobs that you can apply for right now without qualifications.
The impact of COVID-19 has seen massive changes in both industries and people’s mindset about what work should look like. Fortunately, change often spells opportunity and career-wise, it’s a great time to rethink your priorities and life goals. Do you want more time with your family? Are you in a career rut? Are you looking to turn a passion into a paying profession? It’s all possible, and you don’t need to spend a fortune on education to make it a reality.
So, let’s take a look at SEEK’s most in-demand jobs that you can apply for right now without qualifications!
Do you have an eye for design? Would you like to style in-store displays and plan exhibitions? If so, visual merchandising is the ideal career for you.
Seek says – Job ads are up 257% for this role!
Jump the job applicant queue with our Certificate of Visual Merchandising!
Retail Sales Assistant
Are you a people person? If you enjoy working with others and meeting new people, have a natural sales ability and thrive in a customer service environment, you should consider an exciting career in retail.
The Retail industry is one of Australia’s largest employers and provides an excellent opportunity for those entering or re-entering the workforce, as jobs are plentiful. This industry is also one of few that offers flexibility in working hours with part-time, weekend and night work.
Seek says – Job ads are up 266%!
If you’d like to improve your chances of landing a role, why not enrol in a short professional development course like our Certificate of Retail?
Dental assistants (or dental nurses) prepare patients for dental examinations and assist dentists with instruments, treatments and X-rays.
Seek says there’s something to smile about—job ads for Dental Assistants are up 255%!
Increase your job prospects with a professional development course like our Certificate of Dental Reception and Office Administration!
Retail Store Manager
If you work in retail and want to launch your career in a leadership or managerial role, we’ve got good news for you!
Seek says job ads up 211% for retail store managers.
Bump your application to the top of the pile with our Certificate of Retail Management!
Whether you sell products or services, salespeople with ambition can earn enviable salaries. You can work in various environments, from retail to real estate, automotive or telecommunications, depending on your interests.
The good news – training is often on the job, and Seek says job ads are up 200%!
Give yourself the edge with our Overcoming Objections to Nail the Sale.
If you love to drive and prefer to work solo, a job as a delivery driver could be the perfect job for you.
Are you going somewhere? You are if you want to work as a delivery driver because Seek says job ads up 175%.
You’ll need a driver’s licence and a positive attitude – but why not lift your skillset with our Road Transport Driver Program?
You’re fit as a fiddle and want to stay that way with an active job. It sounds like you’d make an ideal warehouse storeperson.
Seeks says job ads up 160%!
A forklift licence is highly valued, but you can double your chances of success with an online professional development course like our Certificate of Warehouse Operations and Recordkeeping.
Would you like to feel empowered to work in a home or community care setting to provide the utmost care to those most vulnerable in society? If caring for others is your superpower, you’d make an outstanding personal carer.
Care for a change of career? You’re in luck because job ads are up 156%!
If you want to boost your success as an applicant, you might care to take a professional development course like our Certificate of Home and Community Care.
If helping people gain meaningful employment and achieve career goals appeals to you, you’d make a great Employment Consultant.
Considering so many people are rethinking their careers right now, it’s little wonder jobs are up 120%.
You don’t need formal qualifications as an Employment Consultant, but strong communication and interpersonal skills in a customer-service role are important. Why not up your odds of getting this job with our Certificate of Employment Services?
So, if you’re interested in one of these in-demand jobs, now’s the perfect time to pursue an opportunity. Consider one of the related courses on offer and make sure your resume is top-of-mind when employers look to fill a role. You’ll also be investing in yourself – what better way to positively move towards the new normal?