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Highview College Careers


Our aim is to provide you with all the latest information that will help you make decisions about your future career and your life beyond school.

You can use this site to locate University, TAFE and any other type of course across Australia, get information about the VCE, search for job vacancies and much more. Feel free to drop into the Careers Office if you have any questions.

Welcome back!

Hi everyone,

Welcome back to a new school year! We hope you all had an enjoyable break. 

A few things have changed in the Careers department since last year. We welcome Mr Langley as a new member of the careers team!
Mr Langley (located in Mrs Howlett's old office will be working predominantly with the Year 11s and 12s and Mrs Howlett (located in Room 20) will work with the Years 9s and 10s before heading off on maternity leave at the end of term 1.

We really look forward to working with you all and welcome you to pop down and see us at any time :) 

Thanks,
Mrs Howlett and Mr Langley
 

Upcoming Events

Victoria University (VU)
Victoria University is running the following online information sessions for prospective students in March:
16 Early Childhood Education
17 Law, Criminology, Legal Services
18 Creative Arts, Screen Media, Animation
23 Building Design, Building Surveying, Construction Management, Engineering
24 Biomedical Science, Health Science
25 Primary and Secondary Teaching
30 Community Development, Social Work, Youth Work, Criminal Justice
31 Information Technology, Cyber Security
For information and to register for sessions, go to https://study.vu.edu.au/ug-webinar-series

Did you know that students at Victoria University study their subjects consecutively and not concurrently? This is called the VU Block Model – students basically study one subject at a time. To learn about this unique way of learning and teaching, visit http://bit.ly/39oxOj0

Endeavour College of Natural Health
The College is located at Melbourne and offers higher education courses in:
  • Naturopathy
  • Acupuncture
  • Nutritional and Dietetic Medicine
  • Myotherapy
  • Complimentary Medicine
  • Remedial Massage (Diploma)
The institute is running several online course information sessions for prospective students. For information and to RSVP, visit www.endeavour.edu.au

Charles Sturt University
Year 10 - 12 students are invited to participate in the Charles Sturt University Explore Day at the campus of their choice. Students will be able to explore two study areas through one-hour workshops.
There are a huge range of workshops exploring courses such as veterinary science, equine science, agriculture, allied health, teaching, medical sciences, humanities, business etc. Parents are also able to attend.
Wagga Wagga, Tuesday 23 March
Albury-Wodonga, Tuesday 30 March
Information and RSVP:
https://study.csu.edu.au/life/events/explore-day

Medicine Information Session
Charles Sturt University offers undergraduate medicine at the Orange, NSW campus in partnership with Western Sydney University. An online information session for prospective students will be held on Tuesday 4 May. Book via http://bit.ly/332bSrn

Australian Defence Force
You can find out more about careers in the ADF through participating in a free information session. For a list of upcoming events and to RSVP, visit www.defencejobs.gov.au/events

Interested in a Career with Vic Police?
To view upcoming recruitment information sessions, visit www.police.vic.gov.au/police-information-sessions

Careers in the maritime industry

Career Education Association of Victorian (CEAV) and Offshore and Specialist Ships Australia (OSSA) are hosting an exciting online information session about careers in the Maritime Industry.
Students will get to hear from OSSA staff and members currently employed in the industry and will learn about the huge variety of occupations, potential pathways, career stories and more!
Date: Thursday 25 March, 11.30am
Information & RSVP: please see your Career Adviser for the link to register your place.

Free study skills subjects
Charles Sturt University offers free online subjects for students who would like to brush up on their skills, prepare for university study, extend their learning and challenge themselves. Examples of subjects include:
  • Essay writing and academic writing
  • Maths (intermediate and advanced)
  • Preparation for teaching maths (for students interested in studying education)
  • Introductory subjects in Chemistry, Physics, Bioscience and Anatomy
For information and to enrol into a free online subject, go to https://bit.ly/2Psh7fe

ACN Nursing and Health Expo
The Australian College of Nursing (ACN) is hosting a virtual Nursing and Health Expo in April. You will be able to:
  • View a range of nursing and health organisations
  • Explore career pathways
  • Find out about educational opportunities
  • Hear from nurses working a range of organisations such as hospitals, defence and emergency services. 
When: Saturday 24 April, 8.30am – 2.30pm.
Where: Online
Register now at  www.acn.edu.au/events/nursing-health-expo

Virtual open days

Missed an open day?
No worries! Several universities have recorded the sessions so you can watch them from home.

Charles Sturt University, http://bit.ly/2vvvTdO
University of Melbourne, https://bit.ly/3lTOkOv
Deakin University, https://bit.ly/33icNpW
Monash University, http://bit.ly/386QjH8
La Trobe University, http://bit.ly/3chXyPA
Swinburne University , http://bit.ly/2ImxYvr
Victoria University, https://bit.ly/3jsX63U
Federation University, https://bit.ly/31bhBul



 
 
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