Careers

Careers Advisory Service

A Careers Advisory Service is a free service provided by the NSW Department of Education.

Go online or call for free advice: www.cas.det.nsw.edu.au and 1300 300 687.

Please see the attachment below for further information.

 

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MHSCareers website Calendar for more calendar events 

Please select the relevant state – NSW, to refine your search.

Go to:  http://www.calendarwiz.com/calendars/

 

List of all Open Days and Key dates for 2015–16 admissions:

http://www.uac.edu.au/media-hub/newsletters.shtml

Go to UAC News July 2015 p. 4

http://www.uac.edu.au/documents/publications/news/2015/july.pdf

 

Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) News September 2015

http://www.uac.edu.au/media-hub/newsletters.shtml

Go to UAC News September 2015

http://www.uac.edu.au/documents/publications/news/2015/september.pdf

Please read: The September UAC news includes information about the Schools Recommendation Scheme (SRS), Equity Scholarships and Educational Access Scheme (EAS) – page 1. It also includes scholarship information as well as Institution News and Updates which includes new courses for 2016 (pages 2-4) and Key dates for 2015–16 admissions (page 4).

It also includes information on Requirements for teaching courses in 2016 (page 2) as below.

 

Requirements for teaching courses in 2016

There are specific admission requirements for entry into teacher education courses next year. The requirements vary between institutions so students applying for teaching courses need to check the relevant requirements at each institution. As a useful starting point, a page is now available on UAC’s website at www.uac.edu.au/undergraduate/admission/teaching-requirements.shtml with a list of links to each institution’s information about their specifi c entry requirements.

 

University of Western Sydney – Name and identity change for UWS

The University of Western Sydney (UWS) has a brand new identity. As of

30 August the University became Western Sydney University.

 

University of Technology Sydney (UTS) ACE the HSC Seminars

Date : 1st Nov 2015 Time : 10am-2pm Venue : UTS Broadway Campus
Cost : $10 Contact : Shane Hardcastle : info@hscintheholidays.com.au (1300 677 336)
Our popular “ACE the HSC” seminars are designed for both students and parents who are beginning their HSC Year (and those in Year 11 next year). Each session will provides an insight into the most important aspects of HSC success. These include how to maintain a “Stress Free HSC”, secrets to HSC success, HSC English (Standard and Advanced) and Mathematics (General and 2 unit). All of our presenters are experts in their respective fields. The cost is just a $10 donation going directly to Father Chris Riley’s Youth off the Streets charity. To read more and to register, go to https://hscintheholidays.com.au or call 1300 677 336

The University of Notre Dame – Getting to Know Nursing

Date : 2nd Nov 2015 Time : 6.00pm Venue : 160 Oxford St, Darlinghurst NSW 2010
Cost : FREE Contact : Anne-Maree McCarthy : sydney@nd.edu.au / 02 8204 4404
Thinking of a career in Nursing? Join us at ‘Getting to Know Nursing’ and find out what it’s really like!
Students attending this session will learn about nursing as a profession and the many and varied areas in which nurses are able to practice.

Bradfield Senior College Open Day

Date : 4th Nov 2015 Time : 4:30pm – 07:00pm Venue : 213 Pacific Highway, St Leonards NSW Cost : FREE Contact : Joanne Daly : joanne.daly1@det.nsw.edu.au
Bradfield Senior College, part of the Northern Sydney Institute, is holding Open Days on Wednesday 4 and Wednesday 25 November from 4.30 – 7pm. Students interested in the performing and creative arts are encouraged to attend. For more information contact the College on 9942 0399 or joanne.daly1@det.nsw.edu.au.

Careers in Sound Production Open Day 

Date : 7th Nov 2015 Time : 10pm Venue : The Grove Studios. 286 Mangrove Road, Somersby Cost : FREE Contact : Peter Horscroft : learnings@me.com
The Grove Studios and RMI will hold an Open Day on Saturday, November 7th from 10am-2pm for prospective 2016 students wanting a career in Sound Production.
Interested students are asked to: Visit http://thegrovestudios.com 
Register their interest for the Open Day at http://rmi.edu.au/

Western Sydney Institute (WSI)  Entertainment Open Day

Date : 7th Nov 2015 Time : 10am
Venue : Nirimba College Nirimba Education Precinct Eastern Road Quakers Hill NSW 2763 Cost : FREE Contact : Sandra Blue : sandra.blue@tafensw.edu.au
A great career in entertainment for a Greater Western Sydney.
WSI Entertainment Open Day. 7 November 2015, 10am to 2pm
Certificate to Advanced Diploma courses in Music, Live sound and Lighting, Dramatic Arts, Music Theatre, Sound Production and Recording. 
We will have live band, performing arts and solo performances, studio recording demonstrations, Music Technology demonstrations, tours of the facilities, and Q&A.
Please forward all enquiries to 131870 or (02)9208 7438. http://entertainment.wsi.tafensw.edu.au/future-students/

Macquarie University ACE the HSC Seminars

Date : 8th Nov 2015 Time : 10am-2pm Venue : Macquarie University
Cost : $10 Contact : Shane Hardcastle : info@hscintheholidays.com.au ph – 1300 677 336
Our popular “ACE the HSC” seminars are designed for both students and parents who are beginning their HSC Year (and those in Year 11 next year). Each session will provides an insight into the most important aspects of HSC success. These include how to maintain a “Stress Free HSC”, secrets to HSC success, HSC English (Standard and Advanced) and Mathematics (General and 2 unit). All of our presenters are experts in their respective fields. A $10 donation will go directly to Father Chris Riley’s Youth off the Streets. To read more and to register, go to https://hscintheholidays.com.au or call 1300 677 336

Free Automotive Pre Apprenticeship Course – Gymea

Date : 9th Nov 2015 Time : 9:00am Venue : Box Road, Taren Point Cost : FREE Event                                                                                                                                Free Automotive Pre Apprenticeship Course – Parramatta
Date : 9th Nov 2015 Time : 9:00am          Cost : FREE                                                                                      Venue : Level 2, 8-10 Palmer Street, Parramatta NSW 2150
Contact : Michael Wentworth : mwentworth@mtaplus.com.au
MTA Apprenticeships Plus is part of the Motor Traders Association of NSW and ACT. We place over 300 school leavers into apprenticeships in the automotive industry each year.
This is a 3 week Automotive Pre Apprenticeship Course for school leavers looking to secure an apprenticeship in the automotive industry. At the completion of the 3 weeks training each student will be placed on work experience with an employer seeking an apprentice with a view to the student gaining the apprenticeship they are looking for. 
Each student on completion of the course will receive a Statement of Attainment in Automotive and will have completed 7 Units of Competence from the Automotive Training Package.

School of Humanities and Communication Arts at Western Sydney University.
Bachelor of Communication or a Bachelor of Screen Media (Arts & Production)

Prospective students are invited to the university’s Werrington South campus on Tuesday 10 November. On the day, you will take part in a professional writing workshop and a studio shoot in the on-campus TV studio. You’re also encouraged to bring along a portfolio of work to showcase and to take part in an interview, which may lead to an early offer being made.

 More information and registration can be found at westernsydney.edu.au/commscareerday

Or alternatively you can email Dr Rachel Morley on R.Morley@westernsydney.edu.au

 

Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP) Information Evening 

Date : 11th Nov 2015 Time : 6pm Cost : FREE
Venue : Level 5, 11 York St Sydney, NSW 2000 (above Wynyard Station)
Contact : Carolyn Chandler : carolyn.chandler@navitas.com
Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP) Information Evening – Wednesday 11 November at 6:00pm. Come along to ACAP’s Information night and find out more about our VET, Bachelor, Honours, Graduate Diploma and Masters programs. Meet our academic team and take a tour of the campus; ACAP staff will be on hand to answer your questions. Level 5, 11 York St Sydney, NSW 2000 (above Wynyard Station). RSVP at http://www.acap.edu.au/future-students/info-sessions/. Email info.acap@navitas.com or call 1800 061 199 for more information.

2016 HSC & TPC Course Information Evening – TAFE NSW – Northern Sydney Institute

Date : 11th Nov 2015 Time : 6.00pm to 7.30pm
Venue : TAFE NSW – Northern Sydney Institute – St Leonards Campus – J Block
Cost : FREE Contact : Colin Frederick : colin.frederick@tafensw.edu.au
The Prevocational Studies Section will once again be offering students the opportunity of studying units in the Certificate IV in Tertiary Preparation (TPC) and the Higher School Certificate (HSC) in 2016. 

VALE Metro Screen

Date : 11th Nov 2015 Time : 6pm – 8pm Venue : Chauvel Cinema
Cost : FREE Contact : Metro Screen : metro@metroscreen.org.au
VALE Metro Screen
Metro Screen will share the research we have completed about the emerging film sector and facilitate a community discussion on future possibilities for the emerging sector.
When: Wednesday 11 November, 6pm
Where: Chauvel Cinema, Paddington Town Hall, Paddington
For more information visit: http://metroscreen.org.au/event/vale-metro-screen/

Bedford College Glebe Campus Information Evening

Date : 12th Nov 2015 Time : 5pm-8pm Venue : 54 Parramatta Road, Glebe NSW 2037
Cost : FREE Contact : Georgia Oehme : 1300 174 174 or georgia@bedford.edu.au 
Come along to our Glebe Campus Information Evening to find out how students can complete a Diploma of Business or a Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care in just one year. Campus tours and information seminars will be run throughout the evening, meet current and past students, speak to teachers about the courses and check out our facilities. 

St Patrick’s Institute of Education Information Session

Date : 15th Nov 2015 Time : 11.00 am Venue : Level 1, 65 York Street Sydney
Cost : FREEContact : Anne Fairhall : anne.fairhall@spie.edu.au 0407 278 164
Our vocational Diploma courses in Business, Business Administration and Management provide school-leavers with an ideal pathway towards a successful career and continuing tertiary education. No ATAR is required for admission and VET FEE-HELP is available.
St Patrick’s has enjoyed many instances of mentoring Year 10, Year 11 and Year 12 school-leavers through the often difficult transition from school to career and university – and we are justifiably proud of our record of achievement. 
http://www.spie.edu.au OR anne.fairhall@spie.edu.au OR 0407 278 164

UNSW Art & Design Portfolio Entry Workshops

Date : 16th Nov 2015 Time : 10:00am-12:00pm
Venue : Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre, 1 Powerhouse Rd, Casula (Entry via Shepherd St Liverpool) Cost : FREE Contact : Damien Nedeljkovic : d.nedeljkovic@unsw.edu.au
Visit our website for more information and registration https://www.artdesign.unsw.edu.au/whats-on/events/portfolio-entry-workshops-0

 UNSW Art & Design Portfolio Entry Workshop

Date : 18th Nov 2015 Time : 10:00am-12:00pm
Venue : UNSW Art & Design, Cnr Greens Rd & Oxford Sts Paddington
Cost : FREE Contact : Damien Nedeljkovic : d.nedeljkovic@unsw.edu.au
Get confident about your portfolio.
Join a free portfolio entry workshop in November to learn about how to prepare and develop your portfolio.
https://www.artdesign.unsw.edu.au/whats-on/events/portfolio-entry-workshops-0

Macquarie University Campus Tour

Date : 19th Nov 2015 Time : 5.30pm – 7.30pm Venue : Macquarie University
Cost : FREE Contact : Helena Cantrall : futurestudents@mq.edu.au
This campus tour is open to everyone who would like to hear more about Macquarie. Visit our wonderful campus, meet our Student Advisers and have your questions answered.

 Academy of Interactive Entertainment (AIE) Open Day 

Date : 21st Nov 2015 Time : 10am – 3pm Venue : All AIE Campuses
Cost : FREE Contact : Simon Freeman : simonf@aie.edu.au
Discover the courses designed to get you started in game development, 3D animation and visual effects at an AIE Open Day. Sydney, Melbourne Canberra and Adelaide campuses will be opening their doors to visitors eager to find out about full-time and part-time courses.
For more information head to http://www.aie.edu.au/openday

Bradfield Senior College Open Day

Date : 25th Nov 2015 Time : 4:30pm – 07:00pm Venue : 213 Pacific Highway, St Leonards NSW Cost : FREE
Contact : Joanne Daly : joanne.daly1@det.nsw.edu.au.
Bradfield Senior College, part of the Northern Sydney Institute, is holding Open Days on Wednesday 4 and Wednesday 25 November from 4.30 – 7pm. Students interested in the performing and creative arts are encouraged to attend. For more information contact the College on 9942 0399

The University of Notre Dame – There’s Still Time – Twilight Tours & Information Evening

Date : 24th Nov 2015 Time : 5:00pm – 7:00pm
Venue : 104 Broadway, Chippendale NSW 2008 Cost : FREE
Contact : Anne-Maree McCarthy : sydney@nd.edu.au / 02 8204 4404
Date : 25th Nov 2015 Time : 5:00pm – 7:00pm Venue : 104 Broadway, Chippendale NSW 2008 Cost : FREE Contact : Anne-Maree McCarthy : sydney@nd.edu.au / 02 8204 4404
Date : 26th Nov 2015 Time : 5:00pm – 7:00pm Venue : 104 Broadway, Chippendale NSW 2008 Cost : FREE Contact : Anne-Maree McCarthy : sydney@nd.edu.au / 02 8204 4404

 

 

 

Ms Viviene Gereige

Vocational Learning Coordinator