CAREERS EXPO 2018 – an invitation to all students and parents
BE INSPIRED & DISCOVER YOUR POSSIBILITIES
Wednesday 9 May 7pm – 8.30pm
As we move through the senior years of school there is increasing pressure on young people to make a decision about what they will do when they finish school. Decision making becomes ‘easier’ when young people know something of themselves, have learnt about work and have explored different career types.
The Annual Loreto Normanhurst Careers Expo is a wonderful opportunity for students to explore work, careers and people’s career journeys. Throughout the evening students, with their parents, are able to explore different careers of interest by speaking one-on-one to experienced people working in their fields.
This is a very informal, casual and relaxed evening with career representatives available for students and parents to approach for discussion. A number of universities, private colleges and Gap Year organisations will also be onsite to answer any questions.
By the end of the evening students are informed, and often inspired, armed with knowledge about subjects, courses, prerequisites and they walk away knowing a little more about the options and pathways available.
We hope you are able to join us on Wednesday 9 May. If you have any questions about the event please don’t hesitate to email the Careers Team or contact us on 9473 7424.
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Would you like to make an appointment with a careers advisor?
WE WELCOME ALL STUDENTS IN ALL YEARS
The Careers team at Loreto Normanhurst can help in many ways including: subject selection, work experience, writing resumes, gap year options, part time work and post school pathways.
The Careers Office is open to all students. We are available in the office, located in the LRC, before and after school, and at recess and lunch. Girls are most welcome to drop in but at times we can be busy with students, 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 email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mrs Carmel Donnan & Ms Katrina Smith
What’s coming up?
UNSW Year 10 Subject Selection and Info Evening
When: WEDNESDAY 9 May
This evening is the best place for you to start if you are thinking about university in two years’ time and are currently a Year 10 student.
University of Sydney Year 10 Info Evenings
You will hear from a range of speakers including university staff and students on choosing subjects in Year 10.
Camperdown/Darlington Campus – University of Sydney
dates: Thursday 5 April, Tuesday 8 May, Thursday 17 May
Time: 6 – 8pm
Queenwood School for Girls – Mosman, Sydney
When: Tuesday 15 May
Time: 6 – 8pm
James Ruse Agricultural High School year 10 info evening – Carlingford, Sydney
When: Thursday 10 May
Time: 6 – 8pm
Discover Nursing @ UTS
When: Thursday 21 June
Time: 5:30 pm
When: Wednesday 18 July
Time: 5:30 pm
There’s more to modern nursing than meets the eye. Whether you’re in high school, TAFE, working as an AIN or EN or looking to embark on a change in career, this session is for you. Hear from nursing academics and current students before touring our world-class clinical laboratories and taking part in a hands-on workshop.
Law Undergraduate Info Evening
When: Tuesday 19 June
Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
This event is open to Year 11 and 12 students and their parents. Careers advisers and teachers are also welcome to attend.
Uni of Wollongong Early Entry
Early Admission is UOW’s early offer program for Year 12 students. It recognises the personal qualities and skills that define who you are.
We get to know you, look at the results you’ve got so far and can reward you with a place at UOW before you even sit your final exams.
Macquarie in a Day
When: Tuesday 17 and Wednesday 18 April
Time: 8.30am – 3.15pm
Macquarie University is opening its doors to Year 11 and 12 students on Tuesday 17 April and Wednesday 18 April (attend one day only). Students will have the chance to experience what a day in the life of a Macquarie student is really like.
Lunch and some freebies are provided.
RSVP – Friday 13 April 2018 (register early as spaces are limited)
ADF Gap Year 2019 applications now open
ADF Gap Year applications for 2019 have opened. It’s a unique opportunity for students to try out a career in Navy, Army or Air Force and get a feel for a military life without committing for a longer period.
University of Notre Dame Personal 30 Minute Advice Sessions
One of the best ways to learn about Notre Dame is to visit us in person. Our free personal advice sessions allow students to get their questions answered by expert course advisors at a convenient time. Sessions are currently available until the end of May and will be added progressively throughout the year.
Available each half hour between 8:30am – 4:30pm Monday to Friday.
charles sturt university – My Day Sessions
My day sessions is a great opportunity to check out facilities and have your questions answered about what it’s really like to study at CSU.
There will also be plenty of opportunities to meet academics, current students and support staff to get all the information you need about studying at CSU.
MyDay – Animal and Veterinary Sciences Wagga
17th Apr 2018 9:30am
MyDay – Orange
19th Apr 2018 9:30am
MyDay – Communication and Creative Industries Bathurst
20th Apr 2018 9:30am
MyDay – Port Macquarie
19th Jun 2018 9:30am
MyDay – Albury-Wodonga
27th Jun 2018 9:30am
MyDay – Dubbo
5th Jul 2018 9:30am
MyDay – Wagga Wagga
6th Jul 2018 9:30am
UTS Engineering Information Evening
Hear from industry professionals about future tech careers and the skills you need to get there. Follow with key course information for engineering and IT at UTS.
Macleay Career Taster Days and Info Sessions
The Career Taster Day will give an experiential snapshot of the career you are considering pursuing, whether that be as a content creator, digital designer, sports publicist, digital journalist or an entrepreneur.
It’s a free event and lunch is provided; however, places are limited so secure your spot today.
Info Session – Thursday 26th April 4.30pm
US College Fair
Students and parents are invited to attend a US College Fair, hosted by Redlands on Monday 7 May from 5.30-7.30pm. Registration is essential.
Redlands Hall 272 Military Road, Cremorne
For more information, contact email@example.com
EY Cadetships – APPLY IN YEAR 12
Serious about your career and keen to get ahead? Ambitious and hungry for real work experience now? Become a cadet and combine your degree with real work experience to make a serious start to your career.
By becoming a cadet, you will be extending the length of your overall degree by at least one year to accommodate working full-time and studying part-time. However, this will vary depending on single degree, double degree (Brisbane only) and when you start your Cadet Program.
The Cadet Program is currently offered in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane.
Webinar: Everything You Need to Know About US/UK Universities
There are profound benefits of gaining admission to top universities across the US and UK. So, how do you get in? What’s the application process like? Which university would be the right fit?
Join us on April 14 for an online webinar to have all your questions answered by overseas education experts, Crimson Education.