CAREERS EXPO 2018 – Come along and be inspired!

We have an exciting line up of career professionals, tertiary education and gap providers at Loreto Normanhurst on Wednesday evening to answer all your career questions.

when: Wednesday 9 may

time: 7:00PM – 8:30PM

Where: Gonzaga Barry Centre & Deidre Rofe Centre | Loreto Normanhurst

Who should come to the Careers Expo:

  • Students wondering what subjects to study in senior years.
  • Students who want to find out where they can study a certain course.
  • Students who have a career in mind and would like to learn more.
  • Students interested to find out about possible options and pathways when they finish school.
  • Students thinking about a Gap year.
  • Students who have no idea what they want to do when they finish school.

Our career line up includes professionals from:

Psychology Physiotherapy Speech Pathology Law Architecture
Nursing Medicine Property and Real Estate Federal Policing Town Planning
Midwifery Sonography Surveying Early Childhood Education Animation
Podiatry Occupational Therapy Engineering Vet Science Graphic Design
Actuary Trades and apprenticeships Defence forces Equine Nutritionist Communications
Insurance ICT Marketing


Post School Education Providers onsite will include:

ACU Newcastle Uni University of NSW Wollongong Bedford College
ANU Notre Dame UTS Canberra Uni ICMS
Macquarie Sydney Uni Western Sydney Avondale College TAFE
Whitehouse Macleay College Navitas ACAP The Hotel School


Any enquiries please email the Careers Team or telephone 9473 7424.


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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 


Mrs Carmel Donnan & Ms Katrina Smith

Careers Advisors


Current opportunities for Year 12 Students

The University of Notre Dame’s Early Offer Program Is NOW OPEN

The Early Offer Program recognises students who’ve excelled in one or both of the following categories: Academic Achievement and Extra-Curricular Achievement and Leadership. Successful applicants will secure a place at university before undertaking their final exams and be eligible for Notre Dame’s Leadership Program.

Applications close Tuesday 31 July 2018. Early Offer applicants must be in Year 12.

More information is available here.

The Australian Catholic Universities Community Achiever Program (CAP) Is Now Open

A successful CAP application means you could receive an offer as early as August to study at ACU. Being part of this CAP group also offers unique opportunities to enhance your leadership and volunteering skills.

Applications close midnight Tuesday 31 July 2018.

Read about the program and application criteria

UNSW Co-Op Scholarship Is Now Open

Co-op scholars are selected not only on the basis of their academic ability (minimum academic requirement is an ATAR of 96), but also their communication skills, motivation and leadership potential as well as passion and understanding of the industry they are applying for. You will also need to demonstrate responsibility, commitment and resilience.

Read about the program and application criteria

Laing+Simmons Real Estate Scholarship Is Now Open

For students interested in pursuing a career in the real estate industry. The successful applicant will receive a full time position along with training and study options within the Laing+Simmons group.

Applications close 30 July 2018.

If you would like further information, please speak to a Careers Advisor.


What’s On

UNSW Year 10 Subject Selection and Info Evening

Wednesday 9 May

This evening is the best place for you to start if you are thinking about coming to uni in two years’ time and are currently a Year 10 student (or you are the parent or teacher of a Year 10 student).

Register here.

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

Tuesday 8 May | 6:00 – 8:00pm
Thursday 17 May |  6:00 – 8:00pm

Register now

James Ruse Agricultural High School – Carlingford, Sydney

Thursday 10 May 6:00 – 8:00pm

Register now

Queenwood School for Girls – Mosman, Sydney

Tuesday 15 May 6:00 – 8:00pm

Register now

Top tips for Year 10 choosing subjects

Click here to download the flyer  (Source: UAC – University Admission Centre)


Open Day – Save the Date

Saturday 16 June

Find out more

Applications for 2019 Bachelor & Diploma Courses are open from 2 July to 30 September.

Apply here from July 

The Hotel School Open Day

Saturday 18 August

The Hotel School will once again open its doors to students interested in knowing more about the Tourism and Hospitality industry. This will be the perfect opportunity for students to speak to Academic staff, current students and alumni and get all the facts they need to know about the fastest growing industry in Australia and globally. Students will also get a chance to experience our campus, conveniently located in the heart of the Sydney CBD.

Find out more 

The Hotel School/Intercontinental Insights Event

Saturday 18 August

The Hotel School provides students with an exclusive opportunity to go behind-the-scenes at The Hotel InterContinental, a prestigious 5-star hotel located in Sydney’s Central Business District. Throughout the day, students participate in four different workshops that provide a taste of what it’s like to work for a top hotel. Students also have the opportunity to meet hotel professionals from areas such as Sales & Marketing, Finance, Commercial Cookery, Operations and Human Resources.

Spaces are limited so we encourage you to get your students to save the date.

Contact: Anne McCrory or 02 8249 3219

The Hotel School Info Evening – Sydney

Wednesday 30 May

During the Hotel School Info Evening event prospective students have the unique opportunity to experience ‘The Hotel School Advantage’, meet academics and other key support staff and find out about studying at The Hotel School.

Find out more 


Discover Nursing @ UTS

Thursday 21  June  | 5:30 pm

Wednesday 18 July  | 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.

Find out more 

Law Undergraduate Info Evening

Tuesday 19 June
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This event is open to Years 11 and 12 students and their parents. Careers advisers and teachers are also welcome to attend.

Register now

Find out more 

 US College Fair

Students and parents are invited to attend a US College Fair, hosted by Redlands

Monday 7 May
5:30 – 7:30pm

Redlands Hall 272 Military Road, Cremorne

Register Now

For more information, contact