Careers

Opportunities – don’t miss out!

This term there are many opportunities open for Year 12 students to apply for such as  early entry, GLEP and scholarships to name a few.  Students are strongly encouraged to explore these opportunities and take the time to complete ‘strong’, worthy applications.  These applications usually take time and should not be rushed or done at the last minute. 

The table below highlights the early entry opportunities that are NOW OPEN.

If you require assistance, please visit the careers office to book a time to  discuss any issues in detail.

 

How can a careers advisor help you?

The Careers Office is open every day and offers all students assistance with: 

  • Subject selection and/or changes
  • Post-school options including courses available at University, Colleges and TAFE
  • Work experience
  • Resume writing
  • Job interviewing skills
  • Gap year options and applications
  • Finding part time work
  • Scholarships and cadetships

Students  are most welcome to drop in with their diaries to book a meeting or send an email indicating their availability.

We are open before and after school and during lunch time.

 

Mrs Carmel Donnan and Ms Katrina Smith

Careers Advisors

 

Event

Date

Event Description / Resource

Registration Details / Venue

Loreto Normanhurst

Invites Students in Years 11 & 12 to our Lunch Time Talks

Term 2 Dates

*Please see Event Description for details*

 

23 May – Charles Sturt University

25 May – ANU

6 June – WiEIT

8 June – University of Technology

13 June – University of New South Wales

15 June – Gap Student

19 June – Western Sydney University

Curran Theatre

 

For more information email or pop into the careers office.

careers@loretonh.nsw.edu.au

Knox and Ravenswood Careers Night

Mon 29 May 5.30pm – 8.30pm

Students and parents from all schools are welcome to attend. Free entry. Over 60 exhibitors

Knox Great Hall, Pacific Highway Wahroonga

No parking on site.

T: 02 9498 9898

Getting to Know Nursing

Years 10-12 

Tues 16 May
6:00pm–7.30pm

Find out more about nursing as a profession.

Get to know what it’s really like at Notre Dame’s Getting to Know Nursing event.

Attendees will have the opportunity to meet academic staff and hear from our guest speaker who will provide information on a current innovative nursing topic.

160 Oxford Street Darlinghurst ( map )

Places are limited. Please register below or contact us on 02 8204 4404 or  email    for further information.

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Law Admission Test

NOW OPEN

Closes: Fri 11 Aug

Test Date: Tues 26 Sept

The LAT is a requirement for domestic applicants who wish to study an Undergraduate Law Dual Degree program at UNSW.

Late registrations will be accepted from 5:00pm AEST on Friday 11 August 2017 until 5:00pm AEST on Wednesday 6 September 2017. A late registration fee will apply.

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Macquarie University

Global Leaders Entry Program (GLEP)

 

NOW OPEN

For Year 12 students who are driven, well-rounded, service orientated leaders and achieving good results at school, the Global Leadership Entry Program (GLEP) is the perfect entry pathway to Macquarie University and the GLP.

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ACU

Early Achievers Program

NOW OPEN

Closes: 17 July

ACU believes that students should be recognised for their contribution and leadership potential within the community and their school.  The Early Achievers Program allows successful applicants to receive an offer well ahead of the usual tertiary admissions announcements.

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University of New England

NOW OPEN

UNE Early Entry is open to all year 12 applicants and relies solely on your school’s assessment of your attributes and abilities to determine your suitability for entry. The assessment is based around your ability to work and learn independently, as well as your overall potential for academic success at UNE.

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UNSW Mining Engineering FREE Scholarships Information Dinners

Parramatta 15 May (Mantra Hotel 6.30-9pm)

Canberra 16 May (Crowne Plaza Hotel 6.30-9pm)

Newcastle 18 May (Noah’s on the Beach 6.30-9pm)

Year 10, 11 & 12 students can meet with our academics, current students, alumni and industry professionals to get the dirt on Mining Engineering.  Find out about entry options, campus life, study, career options and what it’s really like to work in the Mining and Minerals Industry. 

We are also pleased to announce that we will have up to 15 UNSW Minerals Industry Scholarships valued at $48,000 each, on offer again in 2018.

 

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Macquarie University’s Undergraduate Information Evening

Wed 17 May
5pm–8pm

University study can start your career, shift your thinking, engage you with the world…and even help you change the future. We like enquiring minds. At our information evening, you can speak with our staff, enjoy presentations, and discover why Macquarie is a leader in undergraduate study. When: Where: Macquarie University

Register at http://www.cvent.com/d/d5qn2l

Macquarie University Campus Tours

24 May

*Check times on the website

Campus tours are held regularly throughout the year for high school students and their parents.

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UTS Info Nights Nursing & Midwifery

 

Upcoming dates

Discover Nursing
Thursday 15 June, 5.30 pm | Register now

Wednesday 12 July, 5.30 pm | Register now

Discover Midwifery
Wednesday 3 May, 5.30 pm | Register now

 

 

UNSW

Scholarships Information Evening

Wed 7 June
6.15pm- 8pm

This evening is designed for Year 11 & 12 students interested in applying for a scholarship or the Co-op Program.

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UTS Bachelor of Accounting (BAcc) Co-op Scholarship – Information Evening

Tue 16 May
6.30–7.30pm 

Meet current students, graduates, sponsors, and staff of this elite program.

Closing date for Round 1 applications: Friday 2 June 2017

Closing date for Round 2 applications: Friday 20 October 2017

(Places for Round 2 applicants will be limited)

Aerial Function Centre, UTS Building 10 (level 7), 235 Jones Street, Ultimo

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Teacher Education Scholarships

Applications for the 2018 program will open late  May or early June 2017.

Get paid while you study to become a teacher and be guaranteed a permanent teaching position in a NSW public school when you graduate.

Sign up for an  ALERT ME on the website.

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Bond with Bond – Sydney

Mon 26 June

We invite prospective students and their family to attend our exclusive Bond with Bond event in Sydney, where students can find out more about studying at Bond and what makes us so unique.

Visit here for more information

University of Sydney Scholarships information evening

Tues 20 June
6-8pm

For Year 12 students

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ACU Open Days

Canberra 

26 Aug

North Sydney 

2 Sept

Strathfield 

9 Sept

 

Register to attend Open Day for a chance to WIN $5,000 for an ACU study trip to Rome when you enrol at ACU.

http://www.acu.edu.au/student_experience/student_life/experience_uni_before_you_start/open_day

Physics World Careers

 

Information about careers in physics. You can see what jobs graduates are doing and find out about employers who take on physics graduates.

http://blog.physicsworld.com/2017/02/07/your-future-with-physics/

Tocal College Open Days

Fri 7 & 14 July

Fri 29 Sept

Fri 6 Oct

Tocal courses are renowned Australia-wide for practical training, development of industry-relevant skills and experience in general agriculture, beef cattle, dairying, rural business management, sheep production, cropping and conservation and land management.

http://www.tocal.nsw.edu.au/future-students/college-open-days