What can a Careers Advisor do for you?

Help + Advise + Challenge + Assist

The role of a Careers Advisor is multifaceted, in a nutshell our ultimate aim is to ensure that girls leave Loreto Normanhurst having discovered, discussed and explored the possibilities available with an insight into their world of work.

  • Resumes
  • Subject Selection
  • Post School Pathways
  • Work Experience
  • Gap Year
  • Job Interview Skills
  • Scholarship Applications
  • University Applications
  • Options & alternatives


It’s Never Too Early to Start the Conversation

We welcome all students in all years.

Term 4 is a great opportunity to come and meet one of the Careers advisors.   Our office is open every day and all students are welcome and encouraged to drop in with their diaries or send an email to book a time.  Appointments can be made before school, during lunch or after school, senior students can book during a study period.  Please email




Event Description

Registration Details / Venue

University of Notre Dame

Information Evenings


Notre Dame is open late on Thursday nights from 5pm – 7pm for drop in enquiries and application submission. Over the coming weeks they are running a series of events that allow students to talk one-on-one with our experts across different interest areas e.g. nursing at our Broadway campus. 

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Western U Day Reminder

Tues 26 Oct 2016

Wed 27 Oct 2016

U Days provide prospective students with the opportunity to experience life on campus, tours, information on scholarships, speak to current staff and students and engage with interactive workshops.

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Western Sydney University


This year, Western Sydney University has launched an exciting new initiative for entry into university in 2017. Guaranteed Entry (GE) will provide participating students the opportunity to receive an offer into a Western Sydney University undergraduate degree or The College program on the day of ATAR release: 16 December, 2016.

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ANU Sydney Advisory Day

19 December 2016
10am –  2pm

Advisory day provides prospective students with the opportunity to speak with an advisor one-on-one as well as the opportunity to ask questions about academics and colleges.

Australian National Maritime Museum, 2 Murray St, Sydney

To register follow the link 

UTS School of Built Environment

End of Year Show

Wednesday 26 October
6pm – 8pm

Senior students and their parents interested in Construction Project Management or Property Economics are invited to our ‘End of Year Show’ to view university students’ projects and chat to lecturers.

UTS – Room 4.40 and courtyard, 702 Harris Street, Broadway.


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UTS: Fashion 2016

Tues 25 October 2016

Cost: $33

An annual showcase of work from graduating fashion and textiles design students. The two catwalk shows will reveal bold and experimental collections from a new generation of young design talent.

UTS Great Hall

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Whitehouse 2-day Spring Workshop in Portfolio Development

10 – 11 Nov 2016

At the Sydney campus at 2 Short Street, Surry Hills.

For Bookings: Phone 1300551433 or Email

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Bateman Battersby Lawyers Law Bursary

Applications Close:
Fri 28  Oct 5pm

Bateman Battersby Lawyers provide a $10,000 bursary to a student who, upon completion of their Higher School Certificate intend to apply for admission to a full-time University law course in Sydney, Wollongong, Newcastle or the ACT. The bursary is awarded to the applicant who receives the highest ATAR or IB equivalent.

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UOW: Learning Labs

16 – 17 Jan 2017
9am – 3:30pm

An enrichment program for students in Years 7 – 10 with curriculum being pitched at a flexible Year 11 and Year 12 level. Workshops will be innovative, challenging and aim to stimulate the interests of high achieving students.

University of Wollongong Campus

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Webinar: Pathways to Endeavour College, ACPE or Martin College

Wed 9 Nov 2016

Find out about the pathway options into bachelor degrees at Endeavour College of Natural Health, ACPE or Martin College.

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Australian Academy of Beauty Therapy Open Day

Bella Vista – Wed Oct 26, 7pm

Strathfield – Wed Oct 26, 7pm

Chatswood – Tues Oct 25, 7pm

Learn more about the courses available by speaking to staff.

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The Careers Team

Carmel Donnan, Jo Hallinan and Leanne Valencia