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Looking for work no matter what field you are in, is challenging. Almost always you will find yourself struggling to stay motivated. You may feel like you need to give up or change your profession or just get something else going for you. All of these are decisions that will have a lasting impact on your career. These are some of the ways in which you can stay motivated while you are hunting for dietician vacancies after you have gained your qualifications.

Fight the Urge to Stop Gap

It is really normal that you feel like you want to start working at anything that you get while you wait for something for come along your way in the field that you have chosen. However, the minute that you say yes to another job that has nothing to do with your education and career path, you are taking a job that is basically a stop gap. As you get busy and more involved with the work that your new job brings in, you will begin to lose touch with your dietician work and you will also not be that motivated to apply for the right work as you are making money anyway. Avoid taking any employment that is not what you studied for. You may have really bad financial issues and if that is the case, it may very well be justified to take anything that comes your way and if you choose to do this, make sure you still apply for the right vacancies.

Keep Applying To Specific Positions

Don’t apply to every single position that you see. Choose the ones that you know you have a high chance or slightly possible chance of getting certain jobs over others (probably based on how much experience they require or factors like that) apply for those. You can also try your luck with searching for work in a specific area such as for example, dietitian jobs Victoria. This will narrow down the filtered search results and you may be able to spot vacancies that will work better for you. If you simply apply to everything you may get called to interviews where you may not be the best fit in which case you are spending time and money without results or you may also have a high rejection rate which will affect you personally. Be wise when you apply.

Try To Get Your Foot in the Door

You need to get into a proper health sector establishment or the likes before you can think about getting career progression. So if you see that there are positions that are available in your field at the right place, even though they may not really play into the likes of your dream job, apply for it. Once you get in there you can work hard and also apply for internal vacancies that come up. Sometimes if you have an opportunity that is relevant to your field, you should take it and make the most of it to climb up your career ladder.


 
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