Careers

 How can a Careers Advisor help you?

The Careers Office is open Wednesday – Friday and can offer all students assistance with: 

  • Subject selection and/or changes
  • Post school options including courses available at university, college and TAFE
  • Work experience
  • Resume writing
  • Job interviewing skills
  • Gap Year options and applications
  • Finding part time work
  • Scholarships and cadetships

 

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 contact via email    or the Careers Team

 

Ms Katrina Smith

Careers Advisor

 


What’s on?

UTS – Discover Nursing

November 14 | UTS Building 10, Ultimo

Open to students and parents are more than welcome to attend.

Find out more.


UTS – Info Day

Saturday 15 December | UTS

UTS Info Day is your last chance to visit the campus before UAC preferences close the following day. Attend an info session or chat with staff and students. Ask those last-minute questions before you lock in your uni choice. 

Find out more 

There is more than one way to get into UTS. UTS Insearch will be hosting Pathway Information Sessions at UTS’s Info Day, Saturday 15 December. Our team will be on hand to answer questions about ATAR results, entry requirements, pathway options, applications, fees, etc. before UAC preferences close the following day. Students are encouraged to visit the UTS Insearch Info Station, which will be located on level 5 of the UTS Tower Building.


University of Sydney Info Day – Save the Date

Saturday 15 December | 9.30am—3pm

Camperdown/Darlington Campus, University of Sydney

Info Day allows you to get answers to all your questions before finalising your main round preferences.

Find out more


PwC Breakfast Networking Event

PwC is hosting a breakfast networking event on their Higher Apprenticeship program.  

Friday 23 November 
Sydney

The aim of the breakfast event is to highlight and increase awareness of PwC Higher Apprenticeships among:

Year 11 students (open to Year 12) who are interested in IT and may be considering non-university pathways .

PwC will be providing an insight into a Professional Service firm from the lenses of their very own apprentices alongside an overview of their planned Higher Apprenticeship Program (Recruitment to commence in 2019).


The Top 5 careers in Tourism, Hospitality and Events – from TAFE NSW

If your students have a passion for tourism, hospitality and events, then they are going to enter an exciting and dynamic career that shows huge growth over the next three years.

Check out the top five career areas that represent the largest employment opportunities in this industry: 

  • Chef – 65% of advertised positions went unfilled in 2017
  • Waiter
  • Bar Attendant
  • Cafe / Restaurant Manager
  • Conference and Event Organiser

Take a further look at the Tourism, Hospitality and Events Career Snapshot to discover how many jobs were posted, the average salary and the TAFE NSW pathways for these and more career opportunities.


UCAT Medical School Test Prep – Free Question Bank

Receive access to Kaplan’s UKCAT Question Bank for free! It provides 3 full-length practice tests and over 2500 test-like practice questions. Use this resource to explore UCAT questions and provide your students with a head start in preparation for this test.

Access it here


UNSW Women in Engineering Camp – Applications close soon!

Applications for UNSW’s Women in Engineering 2019 Camp close Wednesday 31st October! The program is open to female students who will be in Year 11 or 12 in 2019. The 3-day residential program will run from 7th-9th January 2019. Participants will take part in site visits, workshops, networking events and more.

For more info and to apply   or contact via email