Careers

Everyone’s career journey is different. Let’s Find Yours.

Would You Like to Receive Careers News Directly?

Loreto Normanhurst has subscribed to TWO career based web-resources:

 Study Work Grow (formerly known as MHSCareers)

This is free for all parents and students to access.

To activate your membership, simply follow these steps:

Step 1 – go to – studyworkgrow.com.au/become-a-member/

Step 2 – enter your details – your information is securely stored and only used for this purpose

Step 3 – enter your school code – LRNH19

Step 4 – complete your sign up and start exploring

 

Job Jump

Students simply go to the following website: https://www.jobjump.com.au/ click on the “I’m New” purple button. Enter your school based email and the school’s password is: lnh


School Holiday Activities – Autumn 2019

 

Ms Katrina Smith & Ms Alexi Kayes

Career Advisors

 

Open Days | Information Sessions

 Tocal College | Open Day

Friday 12 July | 10.00am – 3.00pm | Tocal College

Friday 19 July | 10.00am – 3.00pm | Tocal College

Friday 4 October | 10.00am – 3.00pm | Tocal College

Friday 11 October | 10.00am – 3.00pm | Tocal College

Prospective students and their families are invited to visit the College during the school holidays. Open days provide an ideal forum to visit the College and get a feel for what life as a student is really like. During open days’ students get the opportunity to chat to teaching staff, receive an overview of courses, and take a tour of the College and its commercial farms.

Find out more


SAE Institute Information Nights

Thursday 9 May | 4.00pm – 7.00pm | SAE Institute Byron Bay

Thursday 9 May | 6.00pm – 8.00pm | SAE Institute Sydney

Find your true calling with the leading global specialist in creative media education. If you’re considering studying creative media come along to SAE’s Info Night to speak to our experienced team and learn how you can pursue your passion in this dynamic and expanding industry. Talk to current students and learn about life at SAE and discover the types of career opportunities that await you after graduation. SAE Byron Bay is a purpose-built campus with cutting-edge facilities, set against a background of lush sub-tropical gardens just 5 mins from town. We offer Bachelor, Diploma and Certificate courses in Animation, Audio, Design, Film or Games, in a relaxed and friendly learning environment. You can begin your creative career now!


Australian College of Applied Psychology | Information Session Sydney

Wednesday 1 May | 6.00pm | ACAP Sydney Campus

Interested in studying psychology, counselling, social work, criminology, coaching, or case management?

Learn how ACAP can help you to change lives and make a difference!

Meet ACAP staff, academics and current students.

See our campuses.

Discover the courses we offer, flexible learning options and the benefits of studying at ACAP.

Find out more and register


Sydney Design School | Information Session

Wednesday 17 April | 1.00pm – 2.00pm | Sydney Design School

If you’re passionate about becoming an Interior Designer or Interior Decorator then we invite you to join us for a free information session to learn more. While you’re here, have a look around and view our graduate’s exciting work.

A presentation from our Director, Amanda Grace will give you a clear idea about what it’s like to study at the School and provide you with information about career opportunities in the interior design and decoration industries after you graduate.

Find out more and register


Basair Aviation College | Sydney Career Information Seminar

Learn more about a career in aviation and the benefits Basair can provide for your training as a commercial pilot at one of our free information seminars.

Find out more and register here


UTS Bachelor of Accounting Co-op Scholarship – Info Evening

Tuesday 14 May | 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm AEST

Come along to our Information Evening and meet current students, graduates, sponsors, and staff of this elite program.

Closing date for Round 1 applications: Friday 7 June 2019.

See the UTS site for more information about the program and important dates.

Register here 


Academy of Interactive Entertainment | Industry Experience Day Sydney

Wednesday 17 April, Friday 12 July & Wednesday 2 October | 10.00am – 2.30pm

Academy of Interactive Entertainment, Sydney Campus

AIE’s Industry Experience Days are a great opportunity for students in Years 10, 11 and 12 to learn about the local and international game development, 3D animation and visual effects industries. Students will get the opportunity to learn about the different pathways to get into the industry, what should be in a portfolio and will be able to get creative in practical workshops using industry-standard 3D animation and game development tools. The sessions are run by industry professionals who have worked on some blockbuster games and films. Everything is provided for you to participate in the hands-on workshops and you will be using the same software that is used in the industry. If you are thinking about a career in the games or film industry, then we highly recommend registering for the free event.

Find out more and register


Work Experience/Student Opportunities

Excelsia College’s Drama Work Experience

Applications for Excelsia College’s Drama Work Experience program are now open. See below for more information on the program and details on how to apply:

Excelsia College’s Dramatic Arts Work Experience Program is a diverse and varied week which offers high school students a unique insight into the entertainment industry. Students get the chance to perform alongside our current students, create original sets and collaborate with crew on a theatre production staged during the week of the program. 

This Work Experience Program is invaluable for students considering a career within the performing arts. Whether you dream of being an actor, costume designer, director or crew member you will get hands on experience in all areas.

Dates available:

3rd – 7th June

28th October – 1st November

4th – 8th November

How to apply:

Send an email  answering the following questions:

  • Name
  • Age (year at school)
  • Preferred date (see above options)
  • What career do you want to pursue when you finish school?
  • Why do you want to do work experience with Excelsia College’s School of Drama?

 

NSW Scholarships

Check out the scholarships available through the University’s in NSW.

Australian Catholic University (ACU)

Campion College

Central Queensland University (CQU)

 Charles Sturt University (CSU)

Macquarie University

Southern Cross University (SCU)

University of New England

University of New South Wales (UNSW)

University of Newcastle

University of Notre Dame

University of Sydney (UOS)

University of Technology (UTS)

University of Wollongong (UOW)

Western Sydney University (WSU)


Careers

Health Careers Pathway Infographics

Thinking about a career in the health services? Anything from a Healthcare Worker or Dentist, to a Midwife or Podiatrist. This website has provided some great infographics to show what you’ll need to do and how long it will take.

Click on this  page, select Discover Health Careers, then choose Pathway Infographics and select the option you’re interested in from the drop down menu.