Careers

Loreto Normanhurst Careers Expo 2017

7:00pm – 8:30pm Tuesday 14 March 

This event is for all students (with their parents) who are wondering what they might like to do, study and be when they finish school.

 

Career Discovery on the Night

Come Careers Shopping in the Career Discovery Hall

Chat to career representatives from a range of professions and find out what it’s like to work in that industry on a day-to-day basis. Find out what study is involved and have all your questions answered.

Career Showcase includes:

Policing – State & Federal  Defence Medicine
Engineering Law Childcare
Physiotherapy Design Veterinarian
Social work Dietitian Animation
Business Sonography  Psychology
Marketing Accounting & Finance Nursing & Midwifery
Occupational Therapy Environmental Science Architecture 
and much more!    

 

Head to the study hall to discover and compare study options – what course and where?

Find out about your course options, prerequisites, early entry and accommodation.  What is a day in the life of a university student like?  Many university, college and TAFE representatives will be exhibiting  with their latest course information.

Thinking about a Gap Year?

Discover your Gap options from a range of Gap providers onsite.

Careers Expo 2017

7:00pm–8:30pm Tuesday 14 March

Be inspired and discover your possibilities

Would you like to make an appointment with a careers advisor?

We welcome all students from all  year groups.

Anyone can make an appointment with a careers advisor.   We are usually in the office – located in the LRC – before and after school and at recess and lunch. Students  are most welcome to drop in but at times we can be busy, so the best thing to do is to send an email indicating your availability or drop in with your diary to schedule a time.

Please note the new email address:  careers@loretonh.nsw.edu.au

 

Mrs Carmel Donnan & Ms Katrina Smith

Careers Advisors

 

             Event

             Date

Event Description/Resource

Registration Details/Venue

Loreto Normanhurst Careers Expo 2017

Tuesday 14 March from 7:00pm for all students

Real learning from the real world – a showcase of careers from people working in the field PLUS

Exhibitors from Universities, Colleges, TAFE and other providers.

Careers and career providers all under the one roof!

Enquires please call 9473 7424

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