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TALK on joining the Police Force
Career Choice: Posted 22-5-18 Deadline - No Deadline
Are you thinking of joining the Police Force? Find out about:- the new recruitment process- changed education requirements- see photos taken at the Goulburn Police Academy by Mrs Barrett last term. Come along: 11.05 -11.20 on Monday in the AV Room. Bring your morning tea with you. Lucky door prizes!

Wed 16th May - Careers EXPO - Bring $2
Career Choice: Posted 15-5-18 Deadline - No Deadline
All Year 10,11 and 12 students will be bussed to the TRECC.

Four pages of career info and opportunities
Career Choice: Posted 11-4-18 Deadline - No Deadline
With everything from being an actuary to nursing to apprenticeships to job interviews, nursing, forensic science, apprenticeships and being a youth worker, here are 4 pages of information and opportunities.
11 April 2018 Master.docx

Tuesday talk: cybersecurity, anti-terrorism etc
Career Choice: Posted 8-4-18 Deadline - 10-4-18
Are you interested in policy? Do you want to work with a government department or organisation? Treasury? DFAT? Australian Federal Police? Asio? Come to the talk at lunchtime on Tuesday 1.35 in the AV Room. Lucky door prizes from the new Dept of Home Affairs and LEIDOS. These are some of the career options open to uni graduates: IT Engineers, Systems Engineers, Software Engineers, Business Development, Corporate HR, Officer Roles, Policing, Cyber Systems Development, Intelligence Analysts, Strategy Analysts, IT Service, Software; Network Development, Finance; Accounting, Marketing; Communications, Forensics.

Scholarships, uni, apprenticeships - 8 pages!!
Career Choice: Posted 8-4-18 Deadline - No Deadline
Please open the attachment for 8 pages of information eg events in the April holidays, open day, uni courses, apprenticeships, scholarships and how to become an astronaut!!!
MCC Careers_180409.docx

Army Reserves - information session TONIGHT
Career Choice: Posted 3-4-18 Deadline - 3-3-18
Army Reserve - information session TONIGHT Tuesday April 3rd 7:30pm at Beersheba Barracks, Marius Street, Tamworth. RSVP for students and parents here: http://events.defencejobs.gov.au/event/A33RYP/
For more information, visit events.defencejobs.gov.au/event/A33RYP/

AIE School Holiday Courses in Animation and Games
Career Choice: Posted 29-3-18 Deadline - No Deadline
16 to 19 April- Introduction to 3D Animation and Introduction to Game Programming
http://www.aie.edu.au/courses/holiday_courses/school-holiday-courses

For more information, visit www.aie.edu.au/courses/holiday_courses/school-holiday-courses

How to Choose a Degree When You’re Unsure
Career Choice: Posted 29-3-18 Deadline - No Deadline
There’s so much pressure to choose your career straight out of high school – how do you know if you’ve gotten it right? We’ve compiled some essential tips on how to choose an undergraduate degree when you’re just not sure, that should ease even the most worried mind. Read more:
https://careerswithstem.com/undergraduate-degree-advice/

For more information, visit https://careerswithstem.com/undergraduate-degree-advice/

Animal science? Vet? Communications? Creative ?
Career Choice: Posted 29-3-18 Deadline - No Deadline
CSU My Day Sessions: Animal and Veterinary Sciences Wagga Campus - 16 and 17 April. Communication and Creative Industries Bathurst Campus - 20 April

For more information, visit news.csu.edu.au/events

Pharmacy
Career Choice: Posted 20-3-18 Deadline - No Deadline
Bachelor of Advanced Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences: New tothe Advanced Science program, the Pharmaceutical Sciences major will prepare graduates for exciting careers in drug discovery, development and application. This major also has a special entry pathway to the UTS Master of Pharmacy (conditions apply).
For more information, visit https://www.uts.edu.au/future-students/science/science-courses/new-courses

Sport science??
Career Choice: Posted 20-3-18 Deadline - No Deadline
Gaining employment in sports science, strength & conditioning My Health Career has partnered with Bond University to release a post about gaining employment in sports science, strength and conditioning:
For more information, visit https://www.myhealthcareer.com.au/sports-science/master-of-sports-science-bond-uni

Hot jobs in 2018
Career Choice: Posted 20-3-18 Deadline - No Deadline
There are several key industries that will require more than just a few extra hands on deck to meet demand.
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For more information, visit blog.au.indeed.com/2018/02/27/hot-jobs-in-2018-which-sectors-are-on-the-rise/

Surveying Work Experience
Career Choice: Posted 20-3-18 Deadline - No Deadline
Interested in geography, maths, it and the outdoors? If this sounds like you, why not try surveying on for size? Register your details and we’ll make enquiries on your behalf. You could also ring surveying firms in your local area and ask if they have any placements available. Please note that depending on projects undertaken by the host firm, students may be required to hold a general construction induction “white card”, allowing access to building and construction sites. Register here -
For more information, visit https://www.alifewithoutlimits.com.au/secondary-students/

Defence Jobs Info Sessions
Career Choice: Posted 8-3-18 Deadline - No Deadline
If you wish to join any type of defence career, you will find the right event option for you by going to this site:


For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/pg/DefenceJobsAustralia/events/

NSW Police Force – Now Recruiting
Career Choice: Posted 8-3-18 Deadline - No Deadline
There have been many changes over the years in regard to the NSWPF recruitment process. As such, we have a new web-site and a new Facebook page that would be a great source of information to those students wanting to join.



For more information, visit www.police.nsw.gov.au/recruitment

UMAT 2018 Test Centres
Career Choice: Posted 8-3-18 Deadline - No Deadline
Register by 1 June. UMAT Test Centres for 2018 In 2018 test centres will only be offered in the following cities and towns: Canberra Armidale, Coffs Harbour, Dubbo, Newcastle, Sydney.


For more information, visit https://umat.acer.edu.au/register/test-centres

Business Cadetships $$$$
Career Choice: Posted 8-3-18 Deadline - No Deadline
Applications open: 5 March. Applications close: 16 May. Open to Year 12 students who wish to pursue a business career. Cadets combine university study with paid work at UBS, a top-ranking global bank.
Contact: Alister Wilkinson at: director@professionalcadets.com.au


For more information, visit www.professionalcadets.com.au

Guest Speaker on Friday: Sarah from The Footnotes
Career Choice: Posted 8-3-18 Deadline - No Deadline
Friday 9th March: guest speaker at recess in the PAC. There will be a presentation by Sarah from The Footnotes to help undecided students with career advice, where to find information from people who have done courses/careers you may be interested in doing and a lot more. Students in Year 10, 11 and 12 are invited to attend and to complete this survey BEFORE attending:
For more information, visit www.thefootnotes.com.au/tour

The Footnotes - guest speaker Friday 9th March
Career Choice: Posted 2-3-18 Deadline - No Deadline
On Friday this week at Recess there will be presentation by Sarah from The Footnotes to help undecided students with career advice and where to find information from people who have done courses students may be interested in doing and a lot more. Students in Year 10, 11 and 12 are invited to attend (open the attachment) and to complete this survey BEFORE attending: www.thefootnotes.com.au/tour

For more information, visit www.thefootnotes.com.au/tour
The Footnotes visit_2018.pdf

Careers Chats and Cookies on Mondays
Career Choice: Posted 2-3-18 Deadline - No Deadline
Starts recess on Monday 5th Feb. See attachment.
Career Chats and Cookies (2).jpg

Year 12 Health Careers Forum - notes due Monday
Career Choice: Posted 2-3-18 Deadline - No Deadline
Students wishing to attend the Health Careers Forum from 12.30-2.30 on Tuesday 6th March, must return permission notes by 3pm on Monday. This is for Year 12 students only.

Interested in working with animals in a zoo?
Career Choice: Posted 21-2-18 Deadline - No Deadline
Meet a Keeper is a one-day program for students 14 years and over who have expressed an interest in a career at the Zoo. The day includes a seminar presented by a range of Zoo staff to learn aspects of working in a zoo environment, including qualifications, career opportunities, core responsibilities, careers structures and wages.
For more information, visit https://taronga.org.au/education/sydney/meet-keeper

Attention Year 12 2017 - Destination Survey
Career Choice: Posted 20-2-18 Deadline - No Deadline
McCarthy does a Destination Survey each year so we can get an idea of where our students head and in what directions. This will only take a few minutes and will help us in our planning for future students. You can also help by passing this on to your friends and classmates. Please copy and past this link: https://jobjump.com.au/destination#?school_id=299&school_token=4e31e50be8bc2796c9f747e070b0a95f7e1ce81d6fea5c3b01cb476c2ae12d16 Thank you for your help and cooperation. We wish you in the best in life after school. Mrs Barrett and all at McCarthy.
For more information, visit https://jobjump.com.au/destination#?school_id=299&school_token=4e31e50be8bc2796c9f747e070b0a95f7e1c

Defence Force visit - 11.05 Tuesday A1
Career Choice: Posted 12-2-18 Deadline - No Deadline
Find out about joining the ADF - army, navy, airforce. Lots of info.

ADF Gap Year Applications Open
Career Choice: Posted 12-2-18 Deadline - No Deadline
A Gap Year in the Australian Defence Force is more than just a great way to try out a career in the Navy, Army or Air Force. It’s a fulfilling year of adventure, experiences, mateship, learning, leadership and travel.
Find out more - https://www.defencejobs.gov.au/students-and-education/gap-year/?faqCategory=1454724d-6b5c-4a69-b6fd-7ce4341b9fa4&faqTag=recruitment-process

For more information, visit https://www.defencejobs.gov.au/students-and-education/gap-year/?faqCategory=1454724d-6b5c-4a69-b6fd

UTAS Marine Discovery Scholarship - Marine Biology
Career Choice: Posted 12-2-18 Deadline - No Deadline
The Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies is offering a scholarship to four Tasmanian and five interstate students to live the life of a marine biologist on Maria Island for five days. The program is open to Year 11 and 12 students and will run 18 – 23 April. Completion of the program will also count towards one unit of study at the University of Tasmania. Applications close Tuesday 27 February. Application forms can be received here –
For more information, visit https://secure.utas.edu.au/imas/study/undergraduate/marinediscoverycompetition

Meet the Keeper at Taronga Zoo
Career Choice: Posted 8-2-18 Deadline - No Deadline
15 March 11 April 26 October 8 November. Meet a Keeper is a one-day program for students 14 years and over who have expressed an interest in a career at the Zoo. The day includes a seminar presented by a range of Zoo staff to learn aspects of working in a zoo environment, including qualifications, career opportunities, core responsibilities, careers structures and wages. RSVP


For more information, visit https://taronga.org.au/education/sydney/meet-keeper

UMAT - medical & dental students
Career Choice: Posted 8-2-18 Deadline - No Deadline
Prospective medical & dental students need to sit UMAT. Test date 25 July
The Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER), who is again administering the Undergraduate Medicine and Health Sciences Admission Test (UMAT) has opened registrations for UMAT. Senior students are likely to need to sit this exam if they would like to apply for dentistry or medicine in 2019.
For more information, visit https://www.myhealthcareer.com.au/medicine/umat-2018-registrations-open

Visit by the Defence Forces has been booked
Career Choice: Posted 5-2-18 Deadline - No Deadline
If you are interested in the army, navy and airforce, defence force gap year, defence university scholarships, getting a trade, general entry, officer entry then make sure you listen to the morning notices for the reminder of the date and time. Put Tuesday 13th Feb at lunchtime in your planner.
For more information, visit https://www.defencejobs.gov.au/

Rural Career Guide if you want to work in Ag?
Career Choice: Posted 5-2-18 Deadline - No Deadline
Find out about the different careers you can pursue in a variety of rural industries and places.



For more information, visit www.ruralcareers.net.au/

Not sure what to do???
Career Choice: Posted 5-2-18 Deadline - No Deadline
My Big Tomorrow is a careers website that helps you find your dream career, learn about what people in different jobs actually do all day, and see which courses you can do to get to where you want to go.
Check it out here – http://www.mybigtomorrow.com.au/

For more information, visit www.mybigtomorrow.com.au/

Climate and weather
Career Choice: Posted 5-2-18 Deadline - No Deadline
Bureau of Meteorology AVAILABLE IN MELBOURNE. As Australia's national weather, climate, ocean and water agency, we offer students the opportunity to gain first-hand experience in our core weather and science services.


For more information, visit www.bom.gov.au/careers/work-experience/

Game design, animation and visual effects
Career Choice: Posted 5-2-18 Deadline - No Deadline
AIE Work Experience - Students in Years 10–12 can request work experience at the Academy of Interactive Entertainment. If you’re interested in game design, animation or visual effects, you should think about applying for work experience at AIE. Find out more – http://www.aie.edu.au/StudentInformation/workexp

For more information, visit www.aie.edu.au/StudentInformation/workexp

Work experience with CSIRO
Career Choice: Posted 5-2-18 Deadline - No Deadline
We offer high school science students the chance to gain first-hand experience of our core research in a scientific environment. Official applications for 2018 will open in March and successful participants will be notified by the end of May.


For more information, visit https://www.csiro.au/en/Careers/Student-and-graduate-opportunities/Work-experience

Thinking of being a forensic scientist?
Career Choice: Posted 5-2-18 Deadline - No Deadline
There are a lot of myths about this. Find out the real info here
For more information, visit https://careerswithstem.com/mythbusting-jobs-forensic-scientist/

ADF Work Experience
Career Choice: Posted 5-2-18 Deadline - No Deadline
The Defence Work Experience Program provides young Australians interested in Defence as a future career, the opportunity to sample life in Defence and learn more about the Australian Defence Force (ADF) and the Australian Public Service (APS). There are lots of different opportunities, so check out the work experience placements that are on offer. Contact: Defence.WorkExperienceProgram@defence.gov.au


For more information, visit www.defence.gov.au/workexperience/

3 week short course in construction at TAFE
Career Choice: Posted 4-12-17 Deadline - No Deadline
3 week short course in construction.This program is aimed at school leavers or any young people seeking skills in the carpentry trade. Start date: 4 Dec but you can still get in. End date: 21 Dec. Days: M/T/W/T. Times: 8:30am - 4:00pm. Cost: Nil. How to register: Contact TAFE Customer Support Officer on 6768 2207. Course requirements: Safety boots (steel cap not mandatory), pen/pencil, notepad. More info: Contact Grant Bowden on 6768 2253 or 0428 523 461.

Want to help and care for people?
Career Choice: Posted 28-11-17 Deadline - No Deadline
If you’re interested in working in the care sector but don’t know what you want to do, take this quiz to narrow down your options.

For more information, visit https://www.carecareers.com.au/page/career-quiz?

Jobs of the future!
Career Choice: Posted 28-11-17 Deadline - No Deadline
https://www.topuniversities.com/student-info/careers-advice/5-fast-growing-industries-amazing-job-prospects
For more information, visit https://www.topuniversities.com/student-info/careers-advice/

Jobs in demand
Career Choice: Posted 23-11-17 Deadline - No Deadline
Find out which occupations have skills shortages
See a comprehensive listing of careers facing skill shortages here:


For more information, visit https://www.employment.gov.au/occupational-skill-shortages-information

Commercial Pilot
Career Choice: Posted 23-11-17 Deadline - No Deadline
A career among the clouds? 19 February- Sydney Flight College has now opened expressions of interest for its flagship AVI50215 Diploma of Aviation (Commercial Pilot Licence - Aeroplane) course. Open to school leavers 18+. Tel: Matt Piers on 02 9709 8488.
For more information, visit www.sfcaero.com.au/training-packages/avi50215

ACU Business/Commerce/IT at Strathfield from 2018
Career Choice: Posted 16-11-17 Deadline - No Deadline
Whether you travel the world for international business, enter the finance field or launch a marketing agency – a career in business means opportunities. It’s up to you which one you chase, but no matter your goal, we can help you reach it. And with us, you’ll get more than your usual business degree. You’ll learn how to act in business to create positive and sustainable change.

For more information, visit www.acu.edu.au/courses/undergraduate/business

Interested in studying law?? Guest speakers on Fri
Career Choice: Posted 16-11-17 Deadline - No Deadline
Business/Law or Science/Law or Arts/Law or Music/Law??? Come and listen to three young lawyers to hear what they have to say. They have worked in Sydney and Tamworth. Find out: -What you can study, where and why-Where a law degree can take you in terms of jobs.-what advice they want to share. AV Room at 12.45-1.15 tomorrow. This is open to all McCarthy students including those who have just finished the HSC and have applied to law courses at university.


Step into the Shoes of a Chartered Accountant
Career Choice: Posted 16-11-17 Deadline - No Deadline
Chartered Accountants display exceptional thinking and a superior grasp of business that truly marks them as unique in the marketplace. They work at some of the highest levels in business as chief financial officers, CEO’s, senior managers and partners of some of the world’s largest organisations.


For more information, visit https://studentedge.org/career-life/find-a-career/chartered-accountant

See What a Young Fashion Designer Does
Career Choice: Posted 16-11-17 Deadline - No Deadline
Steph owns her own label and shares how she got into fashion design, explains what a typical day looks like and provides advice for someone who is looking at entering the fashion industry .

For more information, visit https://studentedge.org/career-life/find-a-career/fashion-designer

Find out about mechatronic engineering
Career Choice: Posted 26-10-17 Deadline - No Deadline
Forty-four per cent of jobs are under threat from automation, according to CSIRO. And it’s not just manufacturing, even jobs like accounting and law are at risk. But the news is not all bad. Just as fast as robots are replacing jobs, new careers are being created and many of them are in robotics.


For more information, visit https://careerswithstem.com/mechatronic-engineering/

Becoming a commercial pilot
Career Choice: Posted 26-10-17 Deadline - No Deadline
Year 12 Open Day with Free Air Experience Flights at Sydney Flight College
19 November Bankstown Airport. Becoming a commercial pilot is easier than you think, and at Sydney Flight College our Passion for Flying can get your students in the air. We are proud to offer free air experience flights to the first ten Y12 students to register for our open day. To register for a free flight visit or call us on 9709 8488:

For more information, visit bit.ly/2xI2Weo

Cookery, Patisserie or Hospitality
Career Choice: Posted 26-10-17 Deadline - No Deadline
Trial a Trade training for new Cookery, Patisserie or Hospitality Students. 12 December 2017 or 16 January 2018. 10.00am to 12.00 noon. William Angliss Institute Sydney are hosting free 2 hour sessions. For anyone interested in commercial cookery, patisserie, events & hospitality or Barista coffee training. This hands on training is fun and informative Please book your spot by clicking on the following link


For more information, visit https://www.angliss.edu.au/register-for-trial-a-trade

Explore Backstage Careers at NIDA
Career Choice: Posted 26-10-17 Deadline - No Deadline
Closes 29 October. There’s still time to apply to NIDA in non-acting courses which open pathways to employment in events, theatres and concerts. HSC school leavers are encouraged to apply for Bachelor of Fine Art courses in Costume, Design for Performance, Properties and Objects, Technical Theatre and Stage Management.

For more information, visit https://apply.nida.edu.au/

New Year 12 students interested in engineering
Career Choice: Posted 26-10-17 Deadline - No Deadline
Honeywell Summer School 10 - 15 December in Sydney. Honeywell Engineering Summer School (HESS) aims to give NSW and ACT high school students a better understanding of what engineering is and how it works in everyday life. Successful applicants will spend six days living at Dunmore Lang College. Over the week, students will attend lectures & demonstrations at five prestigious NSW universities. They will also have the opportunity to meet and interact with professional engineers employed by government, private companies, researchers and academics in a wide range of engineering disciplines.


For more information, visit https://www.engineersaustralia.org.au/portal/event/honeywell-engineering-summer-school

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