16 October 2017

Careers Information

Year 12 Information

2016 WACE Examination Timetables

WACE practical and written examination timetables are available on the School Curriculum & Standards Authority website. http://www.scsa.wa.edu.au.

All Year 12 students will be issued with personal timetables in the near future. Please keep these in a safe place as they have to be taken to each examination as proof of identity. As winter uniform need to be worn to exams, the blazer pocket is an ideal safe place and this ensures that the timetable is taken to each examination.

Academic Task Force

Academic Task Force are offering Year 12 ATAR Exam Boost Seminars. For more information and registration details see here.

University Information

UWA Design Studio

The Faculty of Architecture, Landscape & Visual Arts Design Studio is over four days in the January school holidays, 16 - 19 January, for students entering Years 10, 11, or 12 at UWA Nedlands Campus.

http://www.alva.uwa.edu.au/community/studio/

UWA Uway Alternative Entry

You can apply for alternative entry to an undergraduate degree course through UWay if your academic achievements have been adversely affected by certain disadvantages.

http://www.studyat.uwa.edu.au/undergraduate/entry-pathways/uway

Notre Dame University

Admissions Information & Expo Evening including alternative entry - Tuesday 6 September

5.30pm Expo | 6.15pm Presentation

The evening starts with a full courses expo at 5.30pm where prospective students can meet academic staff and gather the most up-to-date course information. The presentation will commence at 6:15pm and will outline the Notre Dame application process, alternative entry pathways and feature a Notre Dame student panel which will provide first hand insight into what it is like to study and be part of the Notre Dame community.

Register here: notredame.edu.au

Venue: The University of Notre Dame Australia, Foley Hall (ND1), 19 Mouat Street, Fremantle

For further information: 08 9433 0533 or email future@nd.edu.au.

Applications due Friday 30 September.

Apprenticeship Information

CET Open Day

11.00am - 2.00pm, 3 September at the Joondalup and Jandakot campuses.

Find out more about studying an electrical apprenticeship at CET. Electrical Group Training (EGT), the largest employer of electrical apprentices in the country, will be in attendance to speak with students about potential employment opportunities, as well as representatives from The Apprenticeship Community and Milwaukee Tools. https://www.cet.asn.au/openday

What it's really like to do an apprenticeship?

Find out exactly what is involved from real people who've recently completed apprenticeships. From cabinet making to business administration, approximately 50 videos featuring Australian apprenticeship ambassadors feature on YouTube.

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL7B_uQpPnIti_Xmugg-8kMLaoX5Z_4tqb

https://wacareercentre.wordpress.com/

Pre-Apprenticeships Course Finder

The pre-apprenticeships course finder helps you to search for courses which can teach you skills that can lead to an apprenticeship or traineeship. You can search by where you live, the industry you are interested in and whether the course offers work experience.

http://www.aapathways.com.au/Search/Preapprenticeships/Course-Finder.aspx

Career Information

Careers in Sport

This website is for anyone interested in a career in sport and fitness. There is information about recommended qualifications and pathways, along with a list of available positions and courses.

http://www.sportspeople.com.au/

Become a Psychologist Pathway

The Australian Psychological Society has outlined the pathways to become a registered Psychologist. In short it takes a minimum of six years in education and training broken into undergraduate study, postgraduate study, internship and a registrar programme.

http://www.psychology.org.au/studentHQ/studying/study-pathways/

Careers in Nuclear Medicine

Nuclear Medicine is an exciting branch of medical radiations that uses radioactive materials in the form of radiopharmaceuticals to generate images that are used to diagnose diseases and in the form of radioisotopes to treat disease or relieve pain.

http://www.nuclearmedicine.org.au/

Gap Year Opportunities

EA Ski and Snowboard Training

Now recruiting for instructor internship positions starting in November 2016 and 2017 including positions at our newest resort in Japan - Rusutsu.

http://courses.easkiandsnowboard.com/skiing-instructor-courses/

Mr Peter Frusher

Careers Adviser