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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
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
- Free events and workshops around Sydney
- Find a workshop or course with the National Institute of Dramatic Art
- Holiday programs with the PCYC in NSW
- Camp Australia School Holiday Programs
- Wombat Corner Camp School Holiday Programs
- Weekend Notes – Sydney Teenagers. Movie screenings, family workshops, fairs, rides and more.
- Easter Events in NSW Nundle Go for Gold Chinese Easter Festival, Griffith Easter Party, Corowa Easter Golf Tournament, Burrawang markets, Deni Fest, McDonalds Australian Billy Cart Championships are just a few of the things happening around NSW this Easter.
- Things to do in Sydney with Teenagers Virtual Reality Escape Room, indoor rock climbing, monster skate park, wet’n’wild water slides. There’s a huge list of attractions on this link. See if any appeal to you, then see if you can get your family or a few mates to go along with you.
- Find a Library. See what events are happening in a library near you.
- Australian Museum school holiday programs including Scientist for a Day: Marine Biologist, Claymation film workshops and the Search & Discover Centre.
- Check out the artist-led workshops at the Art Gallery of NSW
- Sydney Living Museum Events and Exhibitions
- Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences– see the STAR WARS Identities and Fantastical Worlds Exhibitions and more.
- Regional Arts NSW exhibitions, festivals, and other events.
- Agricultural Shows around NSW
- Explore what’s on with the National Trust NSW
- Wollongong events, including holiday ceramics workshops, Thirroul seaside and arts festival, markets, cooking classes, and concerts.
- Visit Newcastle, find out what events are happening in the holidays.
Ms Katrina Smith & Ms Alexi Kayes
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
3rd – 7th June
28th October – 1st November
4th – 8th November
How to apply:
Send an email answering the following questions:
- 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?
Check out the scholarships available through the University’s in NSW.
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.