Careers News

Apprenticeships and Traineeships- available

The Australian Training Company has a large number of Apprenticeships and Traineeships available for students who have completed school or those who are contemplating leaving. These positions are targeted to different levels of school leavers eg some require completion of Year 12 and other positions do not.

The link to these positions is.

https://www.austrg.com.au/job-seekers/job-vacancies/

 

TAFE NSW –Fee-free Apprenticeships

Becoming an apprentice just got 100,000 times easier.

That’s the number of new apprentices that will have their qualification fees funded by the NSW Government.

View TAFE NSW apprenticeships and traineeships information.

How Fee-free* Apprenticeships work

The NSW Department of Industry will pay the student fee on behalf of any apprentice who commences their apprenticeship training. The fee will be paid directly to TAFE NSW.

View TAFE NSW apprenticeships and traineeships information.

https://www.tafensw.edu.au/fee-free-apprenticeships

 

Let’s Chat Video Playlist on Nearly Every Topic for Uni

 Let’s Chat is a series of short videos about applying to uni through UAC: from the application basics to the ins and outs of early offers, changing course preferences and what students can do if they’ve been disadvantaged during their final years of school. Watch and subscribe on YouTube.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1s0OQdLq16Ee3mwajbhfhA/videos

 

Reminder – Western Sydney University HSC True Reward early offer

Students can apply by 28 November 2021

The program provides students an early offer based on their HSC results instead of a scaled ATAR. The next HSC True Reward offer round based on Year 11 results with offers released on 9 December. Visit: https://www.westernsydney.edu.au/future/study/application-pathways/hsc-true-reward?cid=em:EGMT-CAA-news-hsctr22-page_Nov21

 

Want to do a STEM Degree at Uni? Here are 8 things you need to know

Here are 8 things you should know. Making the leap from school to uni is exciting but can be a steep learning curve. To help you get into the swing of things, we’ve put together this handy guide.

https://careerswithstem.com.au/guide-to-university/

 

 

 

 

 

 

UNSW Elite Athletes, Performers and Leaders Program

2022 application is open.

The Elite Athletes, Performers and Leaders (EAPL) Program supports students with a flexible entry process that considers both academic and elite achievements and recognises these by awarding adjustment factors.

Students can be considered for EAPL points for undergraduate study at UNSW. The EAPL Program awards up to five points to high school leavers who have excelled in areas of sport, academia, leadership, and/or music at an elite level. Activities and/or commitments must have been undertaken in years 11 and/or 12. 

Students must submit an application and provide supporting documentation by 10 December 2021 to be considered for adjustment factors.

Check here for more.

 

UNSW Careers in Business

13 and 14 December 2021

Are you interested commerce, economics, information systems or actuarial studies?
UNSW will be holding four info sessions next month, where students can hear from industry representatives, current students and lecturers, and ask questions about studying and working in the world of business

Register here.

 

Year 12 UTS Engineering and IT – on campus tours

14 December 2021. 9am to 7pm

The UTS Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology will be offering on-campus tours of the Engineering and Information Technology facilities for Year 12 Students on Tuesday 14 December.

Check out the state-of-the-art UTS Engineering and IT building

https://www.uts.edu.au/about/faculty-engineering-and-information-technology/events/year-12-uts-engineering-and-it-campus-tours

 

ACU Change of Preference Online Event 

Join ACU for change of preference advice on 21 January 2022

Chat online with staff about study options, courses available at the Blacktown, Canberra, North Sydney and Strathfield campuses and available pathways at ACU. Register now: 

https://www.acu.edu.au/about-acu/events/2022/january/change-of-preference-advice-nsw-and-act   

 

 

Why choose a Double Degrees?

If you’re looking at courses, you’ve probably heard of double degrees and know (roughly) what they involve. But why would you choose one?  Find out three of the most common reasons.

Some universities offer their own combinations; others may allow you to choose a combination of your choice. Keep in mind, too, that double degrees are not just the domain of undergraduate study.

https://www.gooduniversitiesguide.com.au/education-blogs/tertiary-study/why-choose-a-double-degree

 

JMC Academy Early Entry Program

Now open

Students can secure their conditional entry for February 2022 before they sit for their exams and there is no ATAR requirements for JMC courses.  For more information go to: 

https://www.jmcacademy.edu.au/how-to-apply/domestic-students/early-entry/

 

Do you want an exclusive VIP tour of a 5-star luxury hotel?

Saturday, 22 January 2022. 9:30 am – 1:30 pm 

Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour. 12 Darling Drive Sydney, NSW 2000

Experience one of Sydney’s luxury 5-star hotels through the eyes of a hospitality professional. Find out what it is like to work in this dynamic environment by immersing yourself in the behind the scenes operations of a luxury hotel. Insights Sydney 2022 Registration: 

https://bit.ly/3bC4vfs

 

Stephen Donlan 

Careers Advisor