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.

MHSCareers website Calendar for more calendar events 

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

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

 

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

 

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

 

University of Technology Sydney (UTS): New Bachelor of Science Analytics

The new Bachelor of Science Analytics focuses on the analytical skills and technical knowledge that underpin the sophisticated data tools on which key aspects of business activity rely. Students study key areas of business activity and develop a broad range of mathematical, statistical, computational and data management skills.

http://www.uts.edu.au/future-students/find-a-course/courses/c10384

 

University of New South Wales UNSW: Australian School of Business Pulse Videos

ASB Pulse is the weekly video news segment that covers what life is like studying at the Australian School of Business. ASB Pulse gives students study tips, career tips from CEOs and industry leaders, business etiquette tips, even highlights and opportunities, clubs and societies, and networking opportunities.

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL46078A38E17C48C2

 

University of New South Wales (UNSW) Art & Design: Being a Student at UNSW Art & Design

UNSW Art & Design has created this one minute video that encompasses everything that goes into the creative intensity of student life at UNSW Art & design.

To view the video, visit:

https://www.artdesign.unsw.edu.au/whats-on/news/being-student-unsw-art-design

 

University of New South Wales (UNSW) Art & Design: Media at UNSW Careers and Industry Evening

Mon 14th December, 6.00pm – 8.00pm, John Niland Scientia Building, UNSW Kensington

Hear from a panel of teaching academic staff and industry-based alumni about the breadth of study options within media at UNSW.

https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/media-at-unsw-careers-and-industry-evening-tickets-19370990153?aff=es2

 

Australian Catholic University (ACU): Uni and You Guide 2016

A guide to help students in their transition from high school to university by looking at university life, terminology, student support and key differences.

http://www.acu.edu.au/study_at_acu/future_students/undergraduate/career_advisers/order_publications

 

Notre Dame gains the International Baccalaureate Certificate in teaching & learning

In a landmark move, The University of Notre Dame Australia will become the only university in NSW to award undergraduate students with the International Baccalaureate (IB) Certificate in Teaching and Learning from 2016.  The course will provide future Primary and Early Childhood graduates with improved employability nationally and internationally.  

For more info, email sydney@nd.edu.au or tel: 02 8204 4404

Visit www.nd.edu.au/news/media-releases/2015/135

 

The University of Newcastle: Law Insight Evening

Wed 18th November, 5.30pm – 7.00pm, Watt Space Gallery

Senior secondary students are invited to the law school to hear about the law degree and the university’s own legal centre.

http://www.newcastle.edu.au/events/faculty-of-business-and-law/law-insight-evening2

 

The University of Sydney: Sydney College of the Arts Portfolio Day

Sat 21st November, 10.00am – 3.00pm, Sydney College of the Arts, The University of Sydney, Park Drive, Lilyfield

An opportunity to meet academic staff and receive feedback on portfolio and visual arts practice. Attendees are also encouraged to explore the SCA campus and meet some students and recent graduates.

http://whatson.sydney.edu.au/events/planning/portfolio-day

 

The University of Sydney: Sydney College of the Arts Degree Show

Opening: Tue 17th November, 6.00pm – 8.00pm

Exhibition: Wed 18th November – Tue 24th November, 10.00am – 4.00pm

View work from students completing the Bachelor of Visual Arts and Bachelor of Visual Arts (Honours).

http://whatson.sydney.edu.au/events/published/2015-undergraduate-degree-show

 

Western Sydney University: New Bachelor Humanitarian and Development Studies Degree

The Bachelor of Humanitarian and Development Studies covers all aspects of disaster management, humanitarian assistance, and development practice to equip students with the required skills, knowledge, and practical experience to work with national and international government and non-government agencies.

http://www.uws.edu.au/school-of-social-sciences-and-psychology/ssap/events/degree_launch

 

Bradman Scholarship Applications close on Sun 28th February 2016

Each year the Bradman Foundation offers a $5,000 per annum scholarship to one Australian student commencing university. The scholarship is chosen based on a blend of academic, sporting (cricket), personal and social skills which best fulfil the purpose of the scholarship. Contact: (02) 4862 1247 or info@bradman.com.au http://www.bradman.com.au/bradman-scholarship/

 

Sydney Institute of Business and Technology

Drop-in information sessions are held weekly on Thursdays from 12.30-1.30pm and 5.30-6.30pm at 11 York Street, Sydney.

Sydney Institute of Business and Technology (SIBT) is a direct pathway to a Macquarie University degree.

The college aims to ease the transition from high school to university level studies, offering a variety of foundation and undergraduate courses.

https://www.sibt.nsw.edu.au/about-sibt

 

Changes to VET FEE-HELP

A number of changes have been introduced to the VET FEE-HELP program to ensure that the loan process is transparent as well as ensuring the capability of students before enrolling. You can read more about the changes at the links below:

https://ministers.education.gov.au/hartsuyker/vet-fee-help-bill-push-dodgy-providers-out-market

http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5535

 

Flying Fish Traineeships

Flying Fish Traineeships provide vocational qualifications and access to their worldwide recruitment service in yachting, watersports and winter sports.

Flying Fish has traineeship courses beginning in January and March in 2016.

http://www.flyingfishonline.com/

 

Macleay College: 2016 Scholarships

Applications for trimester 1 close: Fri 19th February

Macleay College is offering new and current domestic students the opportunity to apply for six scholarships over the course of 2016. Each trimester two scholarships will be offered – one to students enrolled in a Business program and one to students enrolled in an Advertising and Media program. Each scholarship is valued at $5,000.

https://macleay.edu.au/future-students/scholarships-financial-assistance

 

Coco Republic Design School: 2016 On-Campus Courses Coco Republic Design School has a number interior design courses available in 2016.

http://www.cocorepublic.com.au/design-school/start-learning/on-campus-courses/on-campus-courses

 

College of Complementary Medicine: Information Day

Sat 14th November, 10.00am – 3.30pm, Level 6, 124 – 136 Chalmers Street, Surry Hills

Learn about the natural therapies courses and career paths available.

http://www.complementary.com.au/home#overlay=ccmcalendar/event/inspiration-day-surry-hills-campus-1

 

 

Southern Sydney Business Education Network

Tue 3rd November – Sat 21st November, 10.00am, Sutherland Public School, (Cnr President & Eton St), H Block, Sutherland

Intensive and customized career confidence training programs held in the Sutherland Shire to help students become work ready.

Contact: 02 9521 0500 or info@ssben.com.au https://register.eventarc.com/31305/career-confidence-essential-skills-workshop

 

Survey of Employers’ Recruitment Experiences

New findings from the Department of Employment’s Survey of Employers’ Recruitment Experiences are now available online. The survey findings provide a useful source of insights about what employers are looking for in new employees and highlight ways job seekers can find new employment opportunities.

Access it online: http://lmip.gov.au/default.aspx?LMIP/RecruitmentAnalysis

 

New myfuture Website

The myfuture website has been relaunched with new features and an easier-to-use design. The content is more readily personalized to provide you with the information you need.

Check it out: http://myfuture.edu.au/

 

My Health Career: What’s the difference between a psychologist and a psychiatrist?

https://www.myhealthcareer.com.au/psychology/what-is-the-difference-between-a-+psychologist-and-a-psychiatrist

 

Youth Central Top Ten Study Tips

Ten tips for students on the best study practices and habits.

http://www.youthcentral.vic.gov.au/studying-training/studying-tips-resources/top-10-study-tips

 

Youth Central Career Profiles

A comprehensive list of careers that allows students to gain insight into a job or industry by hearing from those already working in that job. Students are able to search through over 250 jobs to learn more about possible careers.

http://www.youthcentral.vic.gov.au/search/site/Jobs%20Careers%20Career%20profiles%20A%20Z%20list

 

Ms Viviene Gereige

Vocational Learning Coordinator