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Electrical Engineering Cadetships: Country Energy
Career Choice: Posted 1-7-09 Deadline - 31-7-09
Country Energy is offering 2 cadetships where you enrol in uni to do a Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) and do full time work experience with CE in your semester breaks. Ideally you have done Physics and possibly Ext 1 Maths. CE pays your uni fees and textbooks plus you can continue working with them when you graduate. Applications for 2010 are open now until 31 July. 1800 255 777 or visit website.
For more information, visit www.countryenergy.com.au/careers

CIB Accountants Cadetships
Career Choice: Posted 26-6-09 Deadline - No Deadline
I received this email: Cadetships are offered to students who have recently, or are about to, complete their HSC & gives an opportunity to attend a combination of full-time or part-time university whilst obtaining on-the-job training. Whilst we have up to 4 positions available, the majority of these will based in our head office at Parramatta.

For more information, visit www.cibaccountants.com.au/employment

Live Train & Work in Tamworth Expo
Career Choice: Posted 24-6-09 Deadline - No Deadline
Tuesday 30th June 5.30-7.30 at the Town Hall. They have talks including one by Centrelink on Youth Allowance during the evening at the UNE building next to the town hall. If you will be looking for a job in Tamworth next year (office, hospo, banking, council, childcare, real estate, trade etc) this is a great chance to go along, see what is available and introduce yourself. Ask when they advertise or will be looking for workers.

Live Train & Work in Tamworth Expo
Career Choice: Posted 24-6-09 Deadline - No Deadline
Tuesday 30th June 5.30-7.30 at the Town Hall. They have talks including one by Centrelink on Youth Allowance during the evening at the UNE building next to the town hall. Brochures will be given out in Home Room on Thursday 25th June.

BlueScope Steel Cadet Program - great chance
Career Choice: Posted 23-6-09 Deadline - No Deadline
BlueScope Steel offers cadetships to students with superior academic results from their Higher School Certificate who are just about to begin, or who have just started, their undergraduate studies.The cadetships are mostly offered on a part time basis with the degree studies undertaken at the University of Wollongong or the University of New South Wales. On-line applications for 2010 cadetships will be activated from 1 July 2009.If you are interested in applying for a BlueScope Steel cadetship or finding out more information please email steeladl.recruiting.au@capgemini.com

For more information, visit careers.bluescopesteel.com/index.cfm?objectid=621106E3-0901-D8B5-4D4F99E7EEDB1E43

Au Pair in the USA
Career Choice: Posted 16-6-09 Deadline - No Deadline
See website for details or the flyer that was sent to me.
For more information, visit www.aupairamerica.com.au

Australian Ballet School National Audition Tou
Career Choice: Posted 16-6-09 Deadline - No Deadline
The National Audition Tour is conducted during June – August each year, visiting major cities around Australia. Students can choose to audition for the Full Time Programme, After School Programme, or the Interstate/International Training Programme (to commence the following January). The audition consists of a modified class and a physical assessment. The class is specially structured to assess a range of criteria including coordination, musicality and physical suitability for the demands of The Australian Ballet School's Training Programme. No special preparation is required. Fee $90. The National Audition Tour 2009 will visit the following cities:
Cairns Sydney Brisbane Perth Adelaide Melbourne
15 & 16 June 21 – 24 June 25 – 26 June 1 & 2 July 3 & 4 July 27 – 31 July National DVD Auditions (for Australian and New Zealand students) are accepted anytime throughout the year, however possible vacancies for the following January intake cannot be guaranteed for DVD Auditions received after 30 June.

For more information, visit www.australianballetschool.com.au/index.asp?section=How-To-Apply

Camp Counselors USA Working Holidays or Volunteer
Career Choice: Posted 16-6-09 Deadline - No Deadline
CCUSA offer programs in USA, UK, and around the world. Working Holiday USA program deadline 15 Sept 2009.
Employer Job Fair, SYDNEY Confirmed upon booking your appointment Saturday, August 22, 2009 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM Want to meet your future employer face to face? Want to have the perfect job solidified before you travel to the states? Then the Job Fair Option is for you! Call your local CCUSA office for more details and to book your interview.

For more information, visit www.ccusa.com

A career as a social worker
Career Choice: Posted 16-6-09 Deadline - No Deadline
AN information pack has arrived. See me if you are interested.

ADFA Booklets 2010/2011 - 5 copies
Career Choice: Posted 16-6-09 Deadline - No Deadline
Booklet outlines courses & current UAIs, admission process, link to UNSW, career options, training, FAQ etc.

Chartered Accountant Cadetship Guide
Career Choice: Posted 16-6-09 Deadline - No Deadline
The booklet has arrived and lists the major accounting firms involved. A great way to work, earn and study.

The Diploma of Resort Management (Dive)
Career Choice: Posted 10-6-09 Deadline - No Deadline
THis is from the William Angliss Institute involves a mix of theoretical and practical training, including scuba diving. It's designed to multi-skill students in hospitality, tourism management, marine studies, boat handling and scuba diving to instructor level, making our graduates highly employable for many positions including dive instructors and operations managers. This is a great way to get your dream job. Starting Early February Each year so plan your future now and call us on 02 95839662 or email rachael@abyss.com.au Why not come to an information day and if you wished you can also try scuba diving on the day. Information day dates: 25 July, 23 August, 19 September, 27 September, 14 November & 15 November. Price: $22,000.00 Abyss Scuba Diving, 278 Rocky Point Rd, Ramsgate NSW, 2217

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

KPMG Accounting Cadetships
Career Choice: Posted 5-6-09 Deadline - No Deadline
KPMG are having a Sydney information session on 11 June 2009, 5pm to 6.30pm, Level 15, 10 Shelley St, Sydney.
RSVP essential to: NSWgradrecruit@kpmg.com.au or T. 1800 50 20 60

Acting free INTRODUCTORY workshops (Age 18+)
Career Choice: Posted 5-6-09 Deadline - No Deadline
Monday, 29th June from 7-9pm OR Saturday 4th July from 2-4pm OR Wednesday 8th July from 7-9pm ACA's PoP INTRO WORKSHOPS occur only twice a year and are a fantastic opportunity to work with ACA's Creative Director and Founder, Dean Carey, as well as meeting the PoP teaching team. The Power of Performance is ACA's premier part-time acting program which offers all participants a personalised, dynamic, creative, flexible-delivery course in all areas of the acting process. Acting skills are LIFE skills are BUSINESS skills...Find out why over 250 people walk away from these FREE introductory workshops each year, truly inspired by what's possible when the sky's the limit. Open to all (18yrs +) but spaces are limited. We encourage you to book early as these workshops are very popular - please call (02) 9310 4077. Don't miss out - BOOK NOW!!!

For more information, visit www.actorscentre.com.au/page/free_workshops.html

EA Ski & Snowboard Training Team
Career Choice: Posted 3-6-09 Deadline - No Deadline
I received this information: EA Ski & Snowboard Instructor Internship Opportunity - Limited Places Left. I wanted to let you know that EA Ski & Snowboard now only have limited places left on an Instructor Internship Program commencing at the end of this year. This is a great opportunity for school leavers because it offers paid employment as a ski or snowboard Instructor at a top resort (Whistler, Lake Tahoe, Banff, Revelstoke) as well as an internationally recognised instructing qualification and (if they do well, as they no doubt will!) a glowing reference from an employer to show good work ethics! (so mum and dad are happy too!). Interested candidates should - Check out our video to see and hear what its all about at the following link to get a feel for the program. At that same link they will also be able to register their interest to receive one of our famous instructor starter kits which is full of insider tips, planners and goodies that provide a head-start no matter when or where they head to the snow. But make sure they don’t miss out because we only have limited places left. Yes, due to demand these program places are going fast. I have more information sent to me if you want to follow this up.

For more information, visit ski-snowboard-training.educatingadventures.com/ea-ski-snowboard.html

The Hotel School Sydney - careers & courses
Career Choice: Posted 2-6-09 Deadline - No Deadline
This is a unique partnership between Southern Cross University and Mulpha Australia’s hotel portfolio - Hayman, InterContinental Sydney, Hyatt RegencySanctuary Cove and Hilton Melbourne Airport - plus Sanctuary Cove and Bimbadgen Estate Wines. Paid work opportunities are an attractive feature of the program, as is its proximity to the five star InterContinental Sydney (adjacent). The school is positioned in the heart of the CBD, with the Harbour, Sydney Opera House and Botanical Gardens on its doorstep. At inception in 1989, The Hotel School Sydney first operated as an integral part of InterContinental Sydney, but now, due to growth and demand, has close working relationships with many leading tourism organisations in Australia and around the world. The program is focused on hotel operational skills, management practice in the tourism and hospitality industry and the skills needed for continued learning in a changing global business environment. We develop dedicated professionals with university qualifications that are recognised and highly regarded internationally. The growth of tourism and our association with major hotel companies are all leading to exciting career opportunities in hotel, tourism and services management. This is demonstrated by the continued success of our graduates.

For more information, visit hotelschool.scu.edu.au

Pilot Aptitude Training Systems
Career Choice: Posted 2-6-09 Deadline - No Deadline
PATS is a Blue Ocean company based in Melbourne Australia. The core focus of PATS is to train individuals to a level of performance where they score in the top 5% of applicants in competitive aptitude based recruitment processes. PATS specializes in preparing people to increase their scores in aptitude tests commonly used in corporate, graduate, airline and military selection processes.NEW ONLINE SERVICE:We have just released a new online test prep service that allows people to thoroughly prepare for their aptitude tests online.

For more information, visit www.pilotaptitude.com/

Defence Force Gap year program 2010
Career Choice: Posted 1-6-09 Deadline - No Deadline
Defence Force Recruiting has sent me a one page information sheet on what you need to do if you want to apply. It gives details of who is eligible, what you need to do, deadlines etc. See me for a copy.

Accounting cadetships - work, earn & study
Career Choice: Posted 1-6-09 Deadline - No Deadline
Find out which accounting firms are offering these in 2010. They are fantastic opportunities for anyone thinking of a career in business. A booklet from ICAA arrived today with the details.

Cultural Care Au Pair
Career Choice: Posted 22-5-09 Deadline - No Deadline
More brochures have arrived.
For more information, visit www.culturalcare.com.au

Careers in hospitality
Career Choice: Posted 22-5-09 Deadline - No Deadline
This is a great new website with details of places to work in this industry (hotels, restaurants, catering, clubs, pubs), possible career paths. qualifications needed etc
For more information, visit www.discoverhospitality.com/public_panel/index.php

Health Careers Kit 2009
Career Choice: Posted 22-5-09 Deadline - No Deadline
If you are thinking of studying any health or medical career you MUST look at this for the latest information on courses, scholarships etc.

ADF Gap Year Update - Important Changes
Career Choice: Posted 20-5-09 Deadline - No Deadline
Due to the enormous popularity of the Australian Defence Force (ADF) Gap Year, the application process has changed and improved from previous years. The process is designed to provide a fairer selection by considering a complete pool of applicants and the abilities they can bring to the experience. Key Points: Apply online for the ADF Gap Year. Applications open 1st May till 3rd September, 2009. A fairer application process has been developed.

For more information, visit www.defencejobs.gov.au

Careers in Sport +Event Management in Sport
Career Choice: Posted 14-5-09 Deadline - No Deadline
Careers in Sport & Event Management Workshops at Sydney Olympic Park Careers Days Suitable for any student interested in sport from Yrs 9-12, this interactive day will start by looking at the range of sporting careers available. Guest speakers from a variety of sports will then add their ‘real life’ examples of working in sport. Students will leave with a wider insight into the range of careers in the sports world. His workshop links specifically with the module : ‘Opportunities and pathways in physical activity and sport’. Following the module ‘ Event Management ‘ and suitable for students studying the PASS and SLR courses, this interactive workshop will get the students to examine the skills needed to run a sports event using practical examples from around the Olympic site. Using working professionals, students will be able to help out with the design of real events such as the Medibank International Tennis Tournament and concerts at ACER Arena. Depending on availability we will be able to go behind the scenes at some of the venues. Program for each day 10.30am – 12.30pm: Speakers and interactive workshops 12.30 – 1pm Lunch (at own cost) 1pm – 2pm Tour of facilities at Sydney Olympic Park (venues depending on availability) 2pm – 3pm Swimming or Golf recreational activity. $20 per student Dates for Careers Days : 10 June, 11 June, 20 August, 16 September Dates for Event Management workshops : 18 June, 26 June, 18 August, 10 November For more information and to book, visit www.sportnsw.com.au and click ‘Education’.

USB Business Cadetships
Career Choice: Posted 14-5-09 Deadline - No Deadline
The 2009 Business Cadetships Program was cancelled due to the global economic downturn. However, UBS Investment Bank has asked Professional Cadetships Australia to run a cadetship program for the company. The UBS Cadetships Program is open to current Year 12 students Applications for UBS Cadetships open on 11 May and close on 10 June. Information on UBS Cadetships and the application process can be found at the website.

For more information, visit www.businesscadetships.com.au/UBScadetships

$2 for Careers Expo at TRECC Wed 29th April
Career Choice: Posted 28-4-09 Deadline - No Deadline
Year 12 must be at the bus bay at 9.50 with $2. Year 11 must be at the bus by by 11.00 with their money.

Career Shack in Tamworth
Career Choice: Posted 28-4-09 Deadline - No Deadline
For your information, The Careers Shack at West Tamworth Primary School run by Careers Network Inc. will be open on Thursday afternoons between 3 and 6pm during Term 2. Term 2 will also see the commencement of Employer and Industry talks between 5.15pm and 6.15pm held every 2nd Thursday. We will be sending through to all schools a notification to be put in school newsletters advertising the talks as they come up. They will also be advertised in the NDL and Tamworth City Times regularly.

Want to be a surveyor or know what they do?
Career Choice: Posted 28-4-09 Deadline - No Deadline
The Surveyors website went live last week and now provides a great place for Students to find out more about the Surveying profession. The homepage displays a dynamic video which takes you right into the life of a Surveyor; it’s as if you are experiencing it first hand! The site also includes information about job locations for Surveyors such as Antarctica or the Great Barrier Reef and more practical information such as where to study and frequently asked questions.
For more information, visit www.alifewithoutlimits.com.au

Maritime Careers Forum
Career Choice: Posted 28-4-09 Deadline - No Deadline
Where: Australian National Maritime Museum, Darling Harbour, Sydney When: Wednesday 17 June 2009, 9:00am – 3:30pm Cost: $10 / student Through trade stalls, interactive lectures, practical demonstrations and tours, students will be exposed to the diversity of careers in a maritime environment. This is ideal forum for senior students to meet professionals from a range maritime industries, businesses and training institutions from diverse fields such as marine biology and conservation, working on boats (designing, building, restoring and managing them), tourism and defence. Students can find out about the realities of working in these fields and the qualifications/courses that are needed to successfully develop a careers in these industries. The admission price includes student notes and an optional cruise on Sydney Harbour. Bookings essential: Phone: (02) 9298 3655 Email bookings@anmm.gov.au

Gap year 2010 closing date with Lattitude
Career Choice: Posted 7-4-09 Deadline - No Deadline
Make sure you don't miss out! The 2010 volunteers will be able to experience two fantastic new countries, Mexico and Malawi, as well as a wide range of placements in our other 13 programs. We have a placement for almost anyone including;Outdoor Education camps in Canada Teaching English in Vietnam Community based projects in Fiji Please note: due to recent problems in Brazil, we have decided not to place Australian volunteers there in 2010. Important closing date information: We are aiming to process applicants for the UK and match them to their placements before the UK school summer holidays this year. We have an earlier closing date for the UK and priority will be given to all UK applications received by this date. UK Closing date: Thursday 30 April 2009 Applications close: Wednesday 20 May 2009
For more information, visit www.lattitude.org.au/images/pages/2485/2010%20App%20Form.pdf

Careers Expo first Wednesday of next term
Career Choice: Posted 7-4-09 Deadline - No Deadline
Remember to bring $2 for the bus to the TRECC on Wed 29th April. Try to do some research and thinking before you go as to which institutions or employers you want to talk to and have questions ready. Visit the McCarthy Careers webpage to start researching careers and courses if you haven't done so yet or have not yet had your interview with me.
For more information, visit www.mccarthy.nsw.edu.au/careers

Careers in Medical Research seminar
Career Choice: Posted 7-4-09 Deadline - No Deadline
This will be held at the Powerhouse Museum in Sydney on Thursday 4th June with a range of speakers from various Sydney universities talking about career paths into biomedical research. Limited spaces are available. See me if you are interested.

Only 2 more lunchtimes this term for Careers
Career Choice: Posted 1-4-09 Deadline - No Deadline
I will be in the Careers Room at lunchtime on Friday this week and on Tuesday of next week if you want to see me before the holidays and before the Careers Expo at the start of next term. Alternatively you can see me to make a time for an interview.

The Sydney Morning Herald HSC and Careers Expo
Career Choice: Posted 1-4-09 Deadline - No Deadline
The inaugural Sydney Morning Herald HSC and Careers Expo features over 100 exhibitors, including Australia's major universities, with HSC resources, tertiary course and career information. The Expo will also feature a seminar program with over 70 presentations on HSC subjects, course, career and study advice. Admission of $10.00 is valid for all 3 days of The Expo, includes seminars and a copy of The Sydney Morning Herald.. Attached is the school group booking form which needs to be faxed to us by Monday 4 May. If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact 1300 190 290.

Police force: study options at CSU
Career Choice: Posted 31-3-09 Deadline - No Deadline
An information pack from Charles Sturt Uni has arrived. Anyone thinking of joining the police force should read it. I will have copies in the Careers Room.

Another Gap Year Option
Career Choice: Posted 31-3-09 Deadline - 17-4-09
AN organisation called Tutors Worldside organises gap year options as tutor in prep or secondary schools. You get board, lodging and some financial renumeration. Locations are Britain and New Zealand. Find out more at their website. Applications must be POSTED and arrive in New Zealand by 17th APril.
For more information, visit www.tutorsworldwide.org

Career Fact Sheets
Career Choice: Posted 19-3-09 Deadline - No Deadline
Check out this website for careers in arts, entertainment, media, music, graphic arts etc
For more information, visit www.ibsa.org.au/content/careers/index.html

Fast track option for biomedical research
Career Choice: Posted 19-3-09 Deadline - No Deadline
High achieving students interested in trying their hand at biomedical research are being offered a unique opportunity at Griffith University from 2010. The new, accelerated Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Honours) program offers the chance to effectively fit four years of study into three years by embedding a research project and one-on-one mentoring with an active medical researcher. Employment options for four-year trained scientists are good, so graduates can then choose to take up a job in industry – already equipped with hundreds of hours of hands-on, laboratory experience. They also still have the option of staying at university and studying medicine or a higher research degree. Visit our Biomedical and medical science website.
For more information, visit www.griffith.edu.au/health/biomedical-medical-science

Experience the life of a researcher at Griffith Un
Career Choice: Posted 19-3-09 Deadline - No Deadline
Have you ever thought about a career in research? Ever wanted to know how great minds come together to solve problems? And how they push the boundaries of human knowledge that change the world forever? Our researchers are finding cures for deadly diseases; preventing worsening community crimes; holding onto the world’s musical diversity, which is depleting at an alarming rate, and much more. We invite you to participate in our Virtual Research Week where you can:· chat with our renowned researchers · hear the stories of our research students · learn about Griffith’s world-leading research strengths and · explore the University’s excellent research facilities through a virtual lens When: 5 - 8 May 2009 How to attend: Register online to secure your place
For more information, visit www119.griffith.edu.au/

Gap year - Lattitude applications and booklets
Career Choice: Posted 19-3-09 Deadline - No Deadline
The organisation that used to be known as Gap Australia has sent about 20 booklets and application forms if you want to work overseas next year in a school, outdoor ed, teaching English etc. Applications close 30 April (Early Bird ones for the UK) and final date is 20 May. Collect one from me in the Careers Room on Friday or Tuesday at lunchtime.
For more information, visit www.lattitude.org.au

Are you an entrepreneur/ Want to own a business?
Career Choice: Posted 17-3-09 Deadline - No Deadline
Check and subscribe to Ignite to get some ideas.
For more information, visit www.frankteam.com.au/downloads/ignite_53_2009.pdf

African Conservation Experience - Gap year option
Career Choice: Posted 17-3-09 Deadline - No Deadline
TAfrican Conservation Experience, which started 10 years ago, and is an organisation for voluntary wildlife conservation placements in Southern Africa. Placements can be from 2 weeks to 12 weeks in length and projects include wildlife veterinary work, animal behaviour research, animal rehabilitation, game reserve management and community work. Students cover their own costs of flights, food, transport and accommodation, plus an amount that goes to fund the project. The whole placement for participants is organised and participants are given advice on fundraising and getting sponsorship.

For more information, visit www.ConservationAfrica.net

Design Competition for students
Career Choice: Posted 10-3-09 Deadline - No Deadline
See info at the website.
For more information, visit www.dgdesignnetwork.com.au/aderg/dg-student-design-competition-2009-call-for-entries/

Business Cadetships Program cancelled for 2010
Career Choice: Posted 10-3-09 Deadline - No Deadline
have been asked to print the following by the Business Cadetships Program: 'Due to further deterioration in the global economy, two of the Program Companies are now unable to definitely place cadets under the 2009 Business Cadetships Program. This means that this year’s Program has been cancelled and the Program Launch on 27 March will not occur.

Last call to go to the Health Careers Expo
Career Choice: Posted 10-3-09 Deadline - No Deadline
This is at the hospital on 25th March 1.30 to 3.00. I need to fax numbers attending on Thursday so see me asap please if you and/or your parents wish to attend.

Careers in Social Work
Career Choice: Posted 6-3-09 Deadline - No Deadline
Each year Westmead Hospital arranges 2 careers days in May for high school students to attend if they are interested in pursuing a career in social work. This year the dates are 11 and 19 May, 9 - 3 pm, and the event will be held in the Special Functions Room in the Level 1 Education Block at Westmead Hospital. Cost will be $10 per student. Students wishing to attend should phone 98456699 to rsvp prior to 8 April. Numbers are limited to 40 each day, and preference will be given to students who reside in the local area. Numbers are limited to a maximum of two students per school.

For Aspiring Medical Students
Career Choice: Posted 6-3-09 Deadline - No Deadline
In 2008, AMA (NSW) hosted a Medical Careers Exhibition for medical students and junior doctors with exhibitors from most of the major learned Colleges and corporate sponsors. The event was very well received by all attendees including the 300 medical students and doctors who came along on the day. AMA (NSW) has decided to hold another Exhibition in 2009. This year, they have again opened the exhibition up to Year 12 High School Students, as they have a number of the major University Medical Faculties exhibiting on the day. This is an ideal opportunity for Year 12 high school students who are considering medicine as a career to have all their questions answered by Universities and Colleges all under the one roof. The exhibition is FREE. The event will be held on Saturday 4 April 2009 in the Shannon Room in the AJC Convention Centre at Randwick Racecourse. Students interested in attending the expo should visit the website, and complete the online registration form.
For more information, visit www.medcareerexpo.com.au

Automotive apprenticeships - Year 12
Career Choice: Posted 6-3-09 Deadline - No Deadline
If anyone is looking at starting a career in the automotive industry, plese see me regarding pathways through the MTA.

Health Careers Expo March 25th
Career Choice: Posted 6-3-09 Deadline - No Deadline
Find out information on:Up to date information on Careers in the Health Industry, new training pathways offered in health related careers in Tamworth & North West NSW Health professionals will be available to advise on local training pathways in: Occupational Therapy, Radiography, Nutrition & Dietetics, Physiotherapy, Medicine, Nuclear Medicine and Nursing. Postgraduate Studies: Pharmacy. We will attending the session from 1.30-3.00. If you are interested in any of these areas and wish to attend, you need to give your name to me in person by Thursday 12th March or email me. Only students who have done this will be able to attend. Your parents are also invited to attend. Please let me know if they will be there. Thank you.

The Careers Shack in Denne St
Career Choice: Posted 6-3-09 Deadline - No Deadline
This is a free service open to students and parents. They offer assistance in a range of career-related areas and are open on Mondays and Thursdays in Term1 from 3pm to 6pm. Drop in or ring 6765 9334 for information.

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