Meet the team 2018-11-29T13:10:23+00:00

Project Description

Meet the Graduate Recruitment Services Team

Gavin Walker
Manager, Graduate Recruitment Services

I joined the DeakinTALENT team after 20 years of senior managerial and directorial positions within the commercial recruitment sector, working with multinationals through to SME clients. I am passionate about equipping and educating students for careers after university, and working with employers to help them establish talent pipelines to support their workforce planning needs.

SarahSenior Graduate Recruitment Consultant
I work with Deakin’s employer partners to assist with graduate and entry level recruitment via the variety of services we offer. I also assist employers to raise their profile with our students via our digital and academic channels.
EmilySenior Graduate Recruitment Consultant
With 8 years of industry recruitment experience, my role is to build relationships with a wide range of employers to assist with their workforce needs and to ascertain key labour market information, enabling us to support, shape and develop the workforce of the future.
PatriciaSenior Graduate Recruitment Consultant
As a Senior Graduate Recruitment Consultant, I identify, develop and manage strong and productive client and business relationships as well as connecting Deakin students and graduates with employers.
JustineSenior Graduate Recruitment Consultant
I engage with employers both across Victoria, and interstate, to assist with their graduate-level resourcing needs through the promotion of their brand on campus, and designing strategic attraction campaigns. An essential part of my role is to understand the needs of our employers to ensure our Deakin graduates are best placed for employment.
LaurenSenior Graduate Recruitment Consultant
My role is to help employers to identify, connect with and recruit Deakin University students into their intern and graduate level roles. I provide employers and students with insights and knowledge gained from 11 years working within graduate recruitment in the professional services sector.
MattGraduate Recruitment Resourcer
I provide first level applicant shortlisting for employers for graduate positions advertised by the team. I also provide high level advice to Deakin students about their application status and general information on how to enhance future applications.
StefaniGraduate Recruitment Resourcer
As a Graduate Recruitment Resourcer, I advertise and promote employment opportunities to our students and graduates. I assist organisations by shortlisting applicants to their vacancies. While providing students and graduates detailed feedback on their application material, application outcomes and guidance on how to enhance future applications.
BelindaGraduate Recruitment Operations Coordinator
I provide operational support to the DeakinTALENT Graduate Recruitment team. I enjoy working in the Graduate Recruitment team and seeing in action our employer partners connecting with our students and graduates.

Employ Deakin Talent

Advertise on the Jobs and Internships Board for casual, part-time, internships, full-time and graduate roles. Hire a tutor for yourself or your family! Deakin students make sensational tutors.


Host an Intern

Develop an internship, work placement or get involved in our FreelancingHub.


Graduate Recruitment

Let us manage your recruitment process. Use our no-cost full recruitment service including advertising to targeted cohorts, application review and interviewing.


Your Brand

DeakinTALENT Connect, our social business platform,
Large-scale Expos,
Niche events,
Target marketing.