Careers

Year 12 important dates and deadlines

YEAR 12 CHECKLIST

UAC have created a  checklist to guide Year 12 students through the process of applying through UAC. Students are encouraged to take this checklist home, so parents are also aware of key information about admissions. 

 

EDUCATIONAL ACCESS SCHEME (EAS)

Students requiring the school to complete the Educational Impact Statement (EIS) should hand in a copy of their statement to Ms Kieryn Bateman, Director of Learning, by Tuesday 11 September.

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SCHOOLS RECOMMENDATION SCHEME (SRS)

SRS is open to ALL students.   

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If you would like further information or assistance, please come to the Careers Office.  

 

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Book a meeting with a Careers Advisor

WE WELCOME STUDENTS IN ALL YEARS

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   the Careers Team.

 

Ms Katrina Smith

Careers Advisor

 

What’s On?

Scholarships at TAFE NSW

If your students enroll at TAFE NSW they may be eligible to apply for the many scholarships that are available.

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Early Entry Program to TAFE NSW Degree now OPEN

Did you know TAFE NSW are now accepting early entries into its Degree Programs? Your students can now apply for a Degree and receive a conditional offer before they get their HSC results! With some degrees fully online they will get an industry-recognised qualification that can change their future.

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Australia Apprenticeships Pathways

A first step into an industry or career pathway can start with apprenticeships or traineeships in industries like community services and health, travel and tourism, communication and information technology, financial services, agriculture and horticulture, and government.

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Defence Force Australia – Trade Careers Info Session

Thursday 20 September
 Parramatta

Want to learn a trade? Or maybe you’re already qualified? Either way, the Australian Defence Force provides great career opportunities for trades.

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Preparing your US or UK Uni Application Session

Thursday 20 September
5.30pm
Abbotsleigh School, Wahroonga

Come to this information evening where experts from Crimson Education will take you through what US or UK college admission officers are looking for and where you could make last minute improvements.
We’ll draw on our database of our 133 Ivy League and 38 Oxford / Cambridge admits to analyse college admission strategy, essays and more.

Register here 


Headspace – HSC Chat – NSW

Wednesday 26 September
Leichardt Library

To help reduce stress and ensure that you’re as organised as you can be, come and chat to learn more about planning, looking after yourself and about staying focused in order to be as ready for the exam as you can be.

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UTS – HSC Live Q & A’s

15 – 31 October
Webinar

We’re hosting four HSC Live Q&As to assist HSC students with their study. Students can get real-time help from senior HSC Markers for Advanced English, Mathematics, Business Studies and Biology.

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University of New South Wales – Scholarships

High School leaver Scholarships now OPEN.

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University of Sydney – HSC Preparation (Years 10-12)

We offer an extensive program of HSC Preparation courses across a range of subjects as well as complementary study skills courses for HSC students to help maximise their HSC results.

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HSC in The Holidays

We are an organisation comprising of the most qualified, experienced and passionate HSC teachers/markers whose mission is to help students achieve the best in their final years of schooling.

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Castle Hill Library – HSC Study on Sundays

October 7, 14, 21 & 28
Castle Hill Library

Opening exclusively for HSC students from 9.30 – 1 so they can get some serious study done.

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University of Newcastle: NEW in 2019 – Bachelor of Global Indigenous Studies

The new Bachelor of Global Indigenous Studies will provide students with the chance to learn about working effectively with local and global communities using Indigenous knowledge systems to respond to ecological, social and economic challenges.

Students will be supported by the Wollotuka Institute within the University of Newcastle who are committed to the advancement of Indigenous education at a local, national and international level. They could find themselves in a range of vocations that require social innovation and digital excellence, utilising critical Indigenous knowledge to address pressing global issues. This degree is designed to deliver culturally secure and innovative social advocates and is open to all students.

For more information on the program visit our website


New Biomedical Science Degree

Students in the Bachelor of Biomedical Science will now be able to tailor their degree towards a specialisation by completing a Sub Major in their final year. Options include Cellular Pathology, Microbiology and Host Responses or Biochemistry and Molecular Diagnostic.

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Applications Open for UNSW Women in Engineering Camp 2019

For any female student going into Year 11 or 12 in 2019 – applications for the 2019 UNSW Women in Engineering Camp are now open! The 3-day residential program will run from 7th-9th January 2019. Participants will take part in site visits, workshops, networking events and more.

Find out more 

Any questions please contact Sarah Coull, WIE Manager 


HSC True Reward at Western Sydney University

Applications for the HSC True Reward Early Offer Program are now open! Our unique program gives a student an early offer into a University degree based on corresponding HSC subject band outcomes, not the ATAR.

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Open Day/Tours

Saturday 8 September
Australian Catholic University Open Day
Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School Open Day
Macquarie University – Campus Tours
 
Monday 10 September
Western Sydney University Aboriginal & TSI Future Students Info Evening