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The Ponds High School 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 HSC, search for job vacancies and much more. Feel free to drop into the Careers Office if you have any questions.

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Patrick Careers Academy Information Session

13 June. 4.30pm -7.00pm

Level 7, 451 Pitt St Haymarket

Patrick Careers Academy (formerly St Patrick's Business College) Information session for students and parents for both July 2019 and January 2020 Intakes for Diploma of Business Administration, Diploma of Hospitality Management and Diploma of Social Media Marketing. Go to www.pca.edu.au. or call us on 02 8252 9951 to book.
 

Space Squad -?8 to 12 July

191 Dryandra Street Canberra

The YMCA Canberra Space Squad is Australia’s only live-in camp program for students in Years 6-9 who love space!

It is an action-packed school holiday space experience that you won’t want to miss.

For five days, we learn all about space, meeting scientists, engineers, physicists, astronomers and astrophysicists.

You’ll visit and experience the Advanced Instrument and Technology Centre (AITC) and touch satellites, look at dwarf galaxies orbiting around Centaurs A, hear about how stars collide as well as visiting NASA deep space communications complex and Questacon and launching rockets and flying drones.

 

Western Sydney Local Health District - Health Expo

Western Sydney Health Expo at Westmead Hospital June 28th.
Any Year 10 students interested in this event please apply at the Careers Office.

Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies? Year 11 & 12 Information Evening.

Your students are invited to join us at the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies’ Year 11 & 12 Information Evening.
When: Wednesday 5 June
Where: Eastern Avenue Auditorium, Camperdown Campus, University of Sydney
Time: 6pm (for a 6:15pm start) – 8pm
Register https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/engineering-and-information…

UNSW Exploring STEM Careers Holiday Program

Registrations now open

Join Science 50:50 and UNSW Women in Engineering for a one-day holiday program exploring careers in STEM. We will visit various organisations, meet professional scientists and engineers, discover where they work and what they do. The program runs Mon 8th or Tues 9th July for female Year 10 students with an interest in STEM. Apply at: https://events.unsw.edu.au/event/exploring-stem-careers

UNSW Girls in Engineering Club Launch

UNSW’s Women in Engineering program is holding a special event to launch the Girls in Engineering Club, for students in years 7-12! Teachers, careers advisers and parents most welcome. For more information and to register please head to:

https://girlsinengineeringclub.eventbrite.com.au or contact WIE Manager Sarah Coull: s.coull@unsw.edu.au
 

Reminder Agriculture and Vet Science Experience?? University of Sydney Camden Open Day -

7 June

To give year 9-10 students a taste of agriculture and veterinary science. Activities include opportunities to explore aquaculture, cattle husbandry, a working wildlife hospital and soil science. $15/student covers morning tea, BBQ lunch and workshop materials.

https://sydney.edu.au/content/dam/corporate/documents/faculty-of-science/industry-and-community-engagement/community-engagement/camden-open-day-2019.pdf

Guide to Apprenticeships and Traineeships

Apprenticeships and traineeships combine practical work with a course of structured training. This allows apprentices and trainees to acquire theoretical knowledge and gain a nationally recognised VET qualification, while working part-time in the industry.

https://www.gooduniversitiesguide.com.au/education-blogs/tertiary-study/pathways-your-guide-to-apprenticeships-and-traineeships

- Business, Management, Community Services, Children Services

Bedford College Open Days - Business, Management, Community Services, Children Services

Glebe Campus - Saturday 14 September 2019 from 9.30am - 2.30pm

Norwest Campus - Saturday, 21 September 2019 from 9.30am - 2.30pm

At Bedford, we are extremely proud of our College and the standard of service that we provide; visitors commonly tell us that they can feel that 'special something' as soon as they come through the front door. The friendly, caring, atmosphere that abounds makes everyone feel special.

https://www.bedford.edu.au/about/opendays

Torrens University ? Day in the Life Business

1 October. 9.30am to 1.30pm

1 - 5 Hickson Road, The Rocks Campus

Years 10, 11, 12. If you’re interested in learning more about a particular marketing, event, public relations entrepreneurship or sport career, our business workshop is just the place. You’ll see what it’s like to spend a day in the life of an industry professional in a collaborative, supporting, like-minded environment – and it’s free!

https://www.torrens.edu.au/about/events-and-workshops/day-in-the-life-business-workshop-syd-october

My Future

Year 9 students may wish to explore the My Future Website to explore their Careers. This webpage requires you to enter your school email to subscribe.https://www.myfuture.edu.au/

 
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