Careers News

EXPOS & FORUMS
International College of Management Sydney will be hosting the Northern Beaches Careers expo for the first time this year on the 26th of May. Students from St Paul’s in years 10, 11 and 12 will be attending during the day.


Free ACAP Social Work Seminar at HSC and Careers Expo, Friday June 2 The Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP) will present “Becoming a Social Worker” at the HSC and Careers Expo at Moore Park, Sydney. The session by a Social Work lecturer from the college will provide HSC students with an overview of courses, pathways, units, electives and career prospects. The presentation starts at 10.15am in Seminar Room 4. Visit ACAP during the expo at Stand 35.

3rd Annual Future of Youth Employment Forum, Sydney, 18-20 July 2017 This year's Future of Youth Employment Forum provides proven strategies and real-life examples on how to halt the growth of youth unemployment and drive sustainable pathways for young people into meaningful work. CAA Members can receive a $100 discount off current rates. Contact Akolade on 02 9247 6000 or registration@akolade.com.au and quote VIP code EFXC2 to receive your exclusive discount.

COURSE & INSTITUTION INFORMATION SESSIONS FOR STUDENTS & PARENTS

Macquarie University’s Undergraduate Information Evening University study can start your career, shift your thinking, engage you with the world…and even help you change the future. We like enquiring minds. At our information evening, you can speak with our staff, enjoy presentations, and discover why Macquarie is a leader in undergraduate study. When: Wednesday 17 May, 5pm – 8pm Where: Macquarie University Register at http://www.cvent.com/d/d5qn2l

COURSES & WORKSHOPS FOR STUDENTS

Complimentary workshops at William Angliss Institute Sydney in school holidays William Angliss Institute Sydney is running a series of fun and complimentary workshops in July school holiday. Students are going to get hands on experience in cookery, patisserie and coffee. The two-hour workshop is a great opportunity for students to explore their interests and talents in these fields. To book or more information, please contact Anna annakl@angliss.edu.au or call 9125 5111.

OPEN DAYS

Whitehouse Institute of Design, Australia, Open House 2017 at the Sydney campus at 2 Short Street, Surry Hills, will be held on Saturday 5 August 2017. For bookings phone 1300551433 or email enquiry@whitehouse-design.edu.au

AIE Open Day | Saturday 20th May Discover the courses designed to get you started in game development, 3D animation and visual effects at the AIE Open Day on Saturday 20th May 2017. Sydney, Melbourne Canberra and Adelaide campuses will be opening their doors to visitors eager to find out about full-time and part-time courses starting in 2017 and 2018. http://www.aie.edu.au/openday

AFTT May Open Day - Mark your calendars! Saturday 13th May 2017 9.30am If you’re searching for information about a career in Film, Acting or Stage Management then come along to our open day! You’ll be able to soak up the culture, learn about the best way to finance your studies, meet our tutors and speak to current students about their experiences & more. For more info and to register please visit http://bit.ly/2dcaP24

Australian Film Television and Radio School Open Day 2017 Find out how to start and progress your career in the screen and broadcast industries with the Australian Film Television and Radio School at our Open Day on Saturday 12 August 2017. See our state-of-the-art facilities, meet our tutors and get tips on putting together your application which is merit selected (no ATAR required). More information: http://www.aftrs.edu.au/events/aftrs-open-days

TAFE NSW Open Week 19 - 24 June 2017 TAFE NSW Open Week presents a wonderful opportunity for senior High School students to explore our modern facilities, course offerings, and the innovative technology. Our campuses will offer extended hours for student enquiries and course specific information sessions. Students can join us online to view one of our Facebook Live signature events! Visit courses.tafensw.edu.au/open-week

OPEN DAY - World Food Festival - Kenvale College Travel the world with your taste buds as our students take you on a journey through local delights to exotic cuisines! Whether you’re interested in the food stalls, campus tours or meeting our students, there'll be something for everyone! Sat 2 June | 11:30am-1:30pm | Kenvale College - 38 High St Randwick NSW 2031 More info: Claudia Lee: enquiries@kenvale.edu.au, 93146213
EXPOS & FORUMS

Free ACAP Social Work Seminar at HSC and Careers Expo, Friday June 2 The Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP) will present “Becoming a Social Worker” at the HSC and Careers Expo at Moore Park, Sydney. The session by a Social Work lecturer from the college will provide HSC students with an overview of courses, pathways, units, electives and career prospects. The presentation starts at 10.15am in Seminar Room 4. Visit ACAP during the expo at Stand 35.

3rd Annual Future of Youth Employment Forum, Sydney, 18-20 July 2017 This year's Future of Youth Employment Forum provides proven strategies and real-life examples on how to halt the growth of youth unemployment and drive sustainable pathways for young people into meaningful work. CAA Members can receive a $100 discount off current rates. Contact Akolade on 02 9247 6000 or registration@akolade.com.au and quote VIP code EFXC2 to receive your exclusive discount.
CADETSHIPS, APPRENTICESHIPS, TRAINEESHIPS

Business Cadetship applications close 10 May A reminder that applications for Business Cadetships at UBS close on Wednesday 10 May. By this date, both the student Application Form and online School Assessment are due. Applications for Technology Cadetships at Westpac and Macquarie Group opened on 26 April and close on Friday 16 June.
SCHOLARSHIPS

Whitehouse Institute of Design, Australia is proud to announce our partnership with The Woolmark Co in sponsoring the major prize in the TWC’s Wool4School student design competition for 2017. The Winner will be offered a scholarship (full tuition fees) to the Bachelor of Design at Whitehouse Institute of Design commencing 2018. For more information on Wool4School go to: http://www.wool4school.com/about

AIQS Scholarship Applications Now Open The Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors offers a number of scholarships each year for Year 12 students who qualify for entry into a Quantity Surveying, Construction Economics, Construction Management (Economics) or other appropriate course at an AIQS accredited university in Australia. The scholarship is to the total value of AU$3,000. Visit Careers & Education at http://www.aiqs.com.au

Kenvale College - HIGH FLYER PROGRAM - Hospitality, Cookery & Events Scholarship Program If you have a real passion for Hospitality, Cookery or Event Management then our High Flyer Program is for you. This is a partial scholarship program for Year 12 students in 2017. Entries close Wed 21 June 2017. For more info contact Marianne Fidel: study@kenvale.edu.au or 9314 6213. http://kenvale.edu.au/apply/scholarships/high-flyer-program/
EARLY ENTRY

ACU's Early Achievers' Program applications now open Applications are now open for the Early Achievers’ Program at Australian Catholic University. Your positive community impact could help you get into ACU, and if successful, you’ll receive an offer to study at ACU as early as August, and benefit from opportunities to enhance your leadership and volunteering skills. Full details and how to apply at http://www.acu.edu.au/early-achievers


OVERSEAS OPPORTUNITIES

Study in the US - SAT and ACT Testing Summary and Dates Internationally Educated has published an articled on US standardised tests for admission purposes, the SAT and ACT. The article outlines the differences between the standardised tests and provides updated 2017 test dates. http://www.internationallyeducated.com.au/single-post/2017/04/27/The-SAT-and-ACT-Standardised-Tests---Updated For more information on studying in the US: 02 8006 9737.
WORK EXPERIENCE

Land Surveying work experience opportunities Are your students interested in Mathematics, Geography, IT and the outdoors? Land Surveying could be ideal. Students can register their interest on our website and we’ll make enquiries on their behalf. 25 placements are available across NSW - depending on local availability. Most students will need a white-card. http://www.alifewithoutlimits.com.au/student-work-experience/secondary-students/

JOBS & CAREER OPPORTUNITIES FOR STUDENTS

EY Cadet Program. As a Cadet, you’ll combine full-time work with part-time university studies and get the best of both worlds. You’ll work on client projects, gain help with your studies and enjoy a great social life too. Transform your energy into opportunity and by the time you graduate. To find out more, visit https://ey.com/au/careers/cadet

Meet the Business Leader 2017- Sydney Are your students considering a career in business? Meet the Business Leader 2017 is an exciting opportunity for current Year 10-12 students to secure a cadetship. The event, hosted by Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand, is on Wednesday 17 May, 4:30 – 7:30pm at Luna Park. This is a free event however you will need to register http://bit.ly/MTBLNSW17 Careers Advisers are also welcome.

Traineeships Available! School's back! And we're looking forward to seeing you all at the upcoming careers expos. ARC are attending 8 expo's this month including the Airds HS & Eaglevale HS Apprenticeships & Traineeships Expo, Parramatta Cluster Careers Expo & the Post-School Options Seminar. Looking for further information on Traineeships or have any questions? Call us on 02 8833 3933 or email recruit@arcgroup.com.au

Automotive Apprenticeships - School Holiday Program We are now taking expression of interests from students that are interested in participating in Automotive Pre-Apprenticeship Courses, this prepares a fantastic pathway for end of year Apprenticeship opportunities and teaches students hands-on about the industry and the duties involved. Contact our office today to reserve your students place in the course. alow@apprus.com.au or 02 98916900.
SUMMER COURSES

NYSF 2018 Applications close 30 May Applications close 30 May for yr 11 students applying for National Youth Science Forum 2018 January program.Teachers can direct students interested in tertiary STEM study & careers to the NYSF website for information on how to apply. NYSF runs for 12 days and offers info, lab visits, site tours and beginning of professional networks for participants from across Australia. www.nysf.edu.au


Mr Dale Casburn

Careers Adviser