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macquarie Uni Open Day program 11th Sept
Universities: Posted 8-9-10 Deadline - No Deadline
These have arrived. See me or go online
For more information, visit www.openday.mq.edu.au

School Holiday CSI Workshops at UNSW
Career Choice: Posted 8-9-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Gives high school students aged 15 - 18 years, a real experience of crime scene investigation and laboratory activities.2 day Forensic investigation Workshops & Cyber Crime Investigation Workshops. Monday 27th, Tuesday 28th, and Wednesday 29th, Thursday 30th September.Enrol by ringing: 1800 727 640

For more information, visit www.nsg.unsw.edu.au/CSI.html

Billy Blue College of Design Open Day, 18th Septem
Scholarships: Posted 8-9-10 Deadline - No Deadline
18th Sept 11am – 2pm at 171 Pacific Highway, North Sydney
RSVP: http://www.billyblue.com.au/events/sydney-events/billy-blue-sydney-open-day Reminder: scholarship competition - "Picture Yourself at Billy Blue" closes on 15th October.

For more information, visit www.billyblue.com.au/BBCD_SCHOLARSHIP.pdf

APM College Open Day & Scholarships
Scholarships: Posted 8-9-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Careers: Journalist, Marketing Executive, Event Manager, PR Manager, Account Executive, Artist Manager, Media Buyer.
Saturday 25th September 2010 from 10am-1pm. Level 10, 171 Pacific Highway, Northpoint Building, North Sydney
RSVP http://www.apm.edu.au/events/sydney/apm-sydney-open-day-25th-september. 2011 Scholarships Deadline Friday 16th October

For more information, visit www.apm.edu.au/APM_1006_ScholarshipApplication-F.pdf

$7 Million for Teacher's Scholarships
Scholarships: Posted 8-9-10 Deadline - No Deadline
$7 Million for Teacher's Scholarships in Areas of Need
Applications are open for 300 NSW Government teacher scholarships.The Program for 2011 provides up to $23,000 each to students who agree to teach in hard to staff public schools for at least three years. Go online or call the scholarship information line on 1300 301 435.
For more information, visit www.teach.nsw.edu.au/scholarships

Charles Hawker Scholarships $60K
Scholarships: Posted 8-9-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Up to $60,000.00 over four years. Successful applicants must study at one of:* Australian National University - ACT* Flinders University of South Australia - SA* University of Adelaide (including Roseworthy Campus) - SA* Roseworthy Residential College* University of New England - NSW* University of South Australia - SA* Marcus Oldham College - VIC* University of Cambridge – UK. Applications open on 6th December and close Friday 7th January 2011.

For more information, visit www.hawkerscholarship.org

Bachelor of Public Health at Griffith
Universities: Posted 8-9-10 Deadline - No Deadline
High school students interested in food and nutrition and/or the general state of physical and mental health in the community at large will find rewarding career outcomes with a degree in a public health.In 2011, Griffith University’s Bachelor of Public Health will offer two exciting majors in Nutrition and Health Promotion at the Gold Coast campus. These majors double graduates' career opportunities and enable them to work as both a Nutritionist and a Health Promotion Officer.Nutritionists and Health Promotion Officers work mostly in government and community organisations to promote the health of children and teenagers, mothers and babies and different groups, including cultural groups in the community. Nutritionists generally focus on promoting health through promoting healthy food and nutrition. Health Promotion Officers work in promoting physical activity, harm minimisation relating to alcohol, tobacco and other drugs, and healthy, safe sex practices.

For more information, visit www.griffith.edu.au/health/public-health

Got an awesome Multimedia or IT idea?
Universities: Posted 8-9-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Competition. Enter the What’s Next Multimedia and IT Challenge and win an Apple iPad! We would love to hear your ideas on new ways of improving current technology or transforming the way people communicate with each other.
How to enter: Step 1 - Upload your idea Step 2 - Share your idea with friends on Facebook Step 3 - Entries will be shortlisted November 1, 2010Step 4 - Judges to review top three entries Step 5 - Winner announced, November 15, 2010
For details on how to submit your idea visit the website.
May the brightest idea win.
For more information, visit griffith.edu.au/create-whats-next

Career Choice: Posted 8-9-10 Deadline - No Deadline
The National Institute of Circus Arts (NICA) is seeking young people entering Year 11 or 12 next year to audition for the Certificate III in Circus Arts. This is an exciting opportunity for students who wish to pursue a career as a circus performer. The audition dates are as follows: Melbourne: Monday 27 September (NICA, Prahran) Adelaide: Friday 1 October (Cirkidz, Bowden) Brisbane: Monday 4 October (Flipside Circus, Alderley) Sydney: Tuesday 5 October (Aerialize, Marrickville) Applications close on Friday 10 September 2010. For application details, visit the site

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

Early entry and scholarship forms Deadline
Universities: Posted 6-9-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Please have these to me by 9am Tuesday. If there are extenuating circumstances why this is not possible, please see me ASAP!!!

Talk by Beth Gooch Friday 8.30 A1
General: Posted 2-9-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Find out about gap year cadetships, HSc advice etc before the walkathon. See you there.

Dept of Broadband gap year cadetships fpr 2011
Career Choice: Posted 2-9-10 Deadline - 19-9-10
The Dept of Broadband , Communications and the Digital Economy offers a Year 12 Graduate Program, which has been specifically designed to attract applicants who have just completed Year 12. The program which commences in February 2011 includes extensive learning and development opportunities for successful applicants to further their career in the Australian Public Service.The Year 12 Graduate Program is targeted towards students from ACT colleges and Regional NSW High Schools. All positions will be based in Forrest, ACT. For those people relocating we offer assistance.
We have included in this email further information such as:
The Job Information Pack. Applications will open Thursday 5 August 2010 and close on 19 September 2010, with positions being offered for the 2011 Program in December 2010. Further information on the 2011 Year 12 Graduate Program is available from the Department’s website or by contacting the Graduate hotline 02 6271 7020.

For more information, visit www.dbcde.gov.au/grads

Monday 6th Sept for all early entry & scholarships
Universities: Posted 2-9-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Please login to UAC, fill in the forms and have them to me by 3pm Monday. Make sure you use black pen for UNE and all of them (better to photocopy) and number (NOT TICK) the UNE preferences 1 - 3.

UWS Course Decision Day 3 January 2011
Universities: Posted 31-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
To help you decide what to do when you have your ATAR before final preferences are due.T 1300 897 669 or email study@uws.edu.au

For more information, visit virtualevents.uws.edu.au/coursedecisionday/Event-Information

ANU College - Associate Degree Program. Low ATAR?
Universities: Posted 31-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
An ANU College Associate Degree provides an alternative pathway to ANU. Students must have completed Year 12 (or equivalent) and be aged 21 years or older. Phone: 02 6125 5000 Email: info@anucollege.edu.au

For more information, visit www.anu.edu.au/sas/admission/associate/index.php

2011 Qantas Engineering Apprenticeship Program
Apprenticeships/Traineeships: Posted 31-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Register your interest at: http://careers.qantas.com.au/Apprentices/How-to-Apply-%281%29.aspx

For more information, visit careers.qantas.com.au/careers.aspx

Careers in the RTA - apprenticeships to uni
Career Choice: Posted 31-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Entry Level positions, commencing in January 2011, in Sydney and regional NSW.* Apprenticeships: Bridge Carpenters, Electricians, Traffic Signal Technicians, Painters, Plumbers and Plant Mechanics.* Traineeships: Business Administration, IT, Government and Civil Construction * Cadetships: Civil Engineering.* Paraprofessionals: Road Designers in Training and Traffic Engineering Officers in Training. Applications close 10 September 2010. Entry Level programs include positions that are identified for Aboriginal applicants.

For more information, visit www.rta.nsw.gov.au/careers/working_at_the_rta/index.html

Mining Engineering Dinner
Universities: Posted 31-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Are you interested in finding out more about mining engineering as a career? UNSW will be hosting an event in Tamworth on 22nd Sept. If you are interested in attending, please see me ASAP.

Changed your mind about what you want to do?
Career Choice: Posted 30-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
If you have changed your mind since our career interview in Terms 1 or 2, please let me know ASAP especially if you are applying for early entry which are due MOnday 6th Sept.

Need a resume?
General: Posted 30-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
See the Year 12 McCarthy Careers Book given out last week.

Missed on green Year 12 McCarthy Careers Book?
General: Posted 30-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
If you were away last Friday afternoon, please get a copy from me. It contains everything you need to know about job hunting, interviews, resumes, university, colleges, TAFE, apprenticeships and the other things you need to do after Year 12.

Careers in science
Career Choice: Posted 30-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Check out this site for options and ideas.
For more information, visit careersinscience.realviewtechnologies.com/default.aspx?xml=Career_Guide

Bachelor of Design (Interior Design) at Design Cen
TAFE: Posted 30-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
From 2011, Sydney Institute will introduce TAFE NSW's first degree program. For more information, please call 1300 360 601.

For more information, visit www.sit.nsw.edu.au/

CSU launches Rural Medical Plan to remedy doctor c
Career Choice: Posted 30-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
$90 million plan to establish Australia’s third medical school based in Orange.The clinical experience program will be centred at CSU in Bathurst.

For more information, visit news.csu.edu.au/director/latestnews.cfm?itemID=82DDA5F7DF0D78F45BB6A0B155A89F0B

Australian Film Television and Radio School Open P
Career Choice: Posted 30-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Head to AFTRS in the holidays or on weekends to try filmmaking, animation, TV presenting, special effects, screen acting, screen makeup and much, much more! The Entertainment Quarter, 130 Bent St Moore Park NSW 2021
T. 1300 13 14 61 or 02 9805 6611

For more information, visit www.openprogram.aftrs.edu.au

NEW Discover the Midwife in U@UTS Workshops
Universities: Posted 30-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
First workshop: Thursday October 7. For more information and to register your interest please visit the event section of the website.

For more information, visit www.nmh.uts.edu.au/midwifery/discover/index.html

UTS New Bachelor of Design in Interior and Spatial
Universities: Posted 30-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
See website for details
For more information, visit datasearch.uts.edu.au/dab/courses/details.cfm?spk_cd=C10271&spk_ver_no=1

Booklets for UNSW open day 4th Sept
Universities: Posted 30-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
These arrived today. Collect one from me.

UTS Business & Accounting Changes 2011
Universities: Posted 30-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
New structure for the Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Accounting programs.Further information on the subjects will be available soon. Visit the website below to download a guide on the new course structure.

For more information, visit business.uts.edu.au/bbus

Floristry courses
Career Choice: Posted 30-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Free Information Sessions at Pearson's School of Floristry
31 Aug, 08 Sep, 22 Sep or 06 Oct. 50 Oxford Street Darlinghurst, NSW, 2010 Phone: (02) 9550 7755, Email: school@pearsonsflorist.com.au

For more information, visit www.pearsonsschool.com.

NSW Police Career Day 2011
Career Choice: Posted 30-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
When: Sunday 20 February 2011, 9am-3pm Where: NSW Police College, McDermott Drive, Goulburn NSW
Phone 1800 222 122 or email recruiting@police.nsw.gov.au

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

Bond University Medicine Information Sessions
Universities: Posted 30-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
With a three-semester-per-year timetable and intensive clinical training periods, the 15-semester degree is completed in just 4 years and 8 months.MBBS Information Sessions:
When: Various dates between 22 August 2010 - 16 November 2010Where: Gold Coast, Sydney & Melbourne venues
Phone: (07) 5595 4432, Email: tlauret@bond.edu.au

For more information, visit www.bond.edu.au/faculties-colleges/faculty-of-health-sciences-and-medicine/events/BD3_010087

Want to be a medical receptionist??
Job vacancies: Posted 30-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Study a courses from home. See flyer on Senior Study wall
For more information, visit www.medtrain.com.au

Sydney Institute of TAFE – another path to univers
Universities: Posted 30-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Several degree programs in partnership with the University of Wollongong, Charles Sturt University and the University of Ballarat. TAFE NSW also has formal articulation arrangements both at a state and national level with 32 different universities.
Sydney Institute currently offers over 80 TAFE to university pathway courses. For more information please call 1300 360 601.

For more information, visit www.sit.nsw.edu.au/courses/?Media_Index_ID=185

Audit Office NSW School Leaver Recruitment Program
Job vacancies: Posted 30-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Great opportunity for accountants: Trainees are required to study an accounting degree part-time whilst working on a full-time basis.Applications open in early September. Should you wish to apply at that time, please forward a brief covering letter, resume, references and latest school results to the email address below. For further details or to apply please email SchoolLeavers@audit.nsw.gov.au

For more information, visit www.audit.nsw.gov.au/info/hr/career_opportunities/careeroport.htm#Leaver

Camp America 2011 Info Evenings
Job vacancies: Posted 30-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Parramatta - Tuesday 7th September 6.30pm - 7.30pm, Parramatta Library - Retro Room, 1a Civic Place. Darlinghurst - Monday 13th September 6.30pm - 7.30pm, Camp America head Office, 10-14 Oxford Square (next to Pearson Florist at 50 Oxford St.)

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

Centre for Digital Media& Design, Wollongong TAFE
TAFE: Posted 30-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Recently refurbished facilities include four state of the art Macintosh computer labs, a Blue Screen video studio and an animation studio.They teach the creative application of computer imaging in research and production covering a broad range of Digital Media and Graphic Design vocations.
TVET Entertainment Industry C2 is available for year 11 and 12 HSC students, which runs on one evening per week for two years. Applications close on Friday 29 October 2010.

For more information, visit www.cdmd.edu.au/

Sir Adrian Solomons Memorial Law Bursary
Scholarships: Posted 30-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Attached is a flyer outlining the details of the bursary and the application process from Everyingham SOlomons, a local law firm. It is open to any Year 12 students interested in studying law. They will also be holding a free information evening on Wednesday, 6 October 2010 for any interested students and their parents. This will give students an opportunity to learn more about the Bursary and meet with some of the solicitors. If you would like to attend, can you please let me know before 17 September as they have asked for numbers.

Attending uni open days????
Universities: Posted 30-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
I would be very interested in hearing your thoughts and impressions after visiting any of the universities during the open day season.

More UNE early entry/scholarship booklets are here
Universities: Posted 26-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Please collect the booklets with the applicaiton forms for early entry and for scholarships in them.

ICMS Early entry scheme
Private Colleges: Posted 25-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Want a career in business, hospitality, sport, tourism, porperty, retail or events? YOu can get into ICMS at Manly before you sit the HSC. This will give you a pathway to Macquarie University if you wish. Deadline is 30 August. Practical rather than theoretical courses, industry linked, work placements, great location overlooking Manly beach.See me for the entry form.
For more information, visit www.icms.edu.au

Women's College at USydney
Accommodation: Posted 25-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Visit them on the Open DaY at Sydney Uni. Scholarships are available and so are applications for 2011.
For more information, visit www.thewomenscollege.com.au

Bluescope Steel Cadetships for 2011
Scholarships: Posted 25-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
After a career in mechanical, electrical,comuter, mecha tronics, civil/structural, materails or chemical engineering? Start work, earn $28,000 pa and study of UOW as well. Applications close 31st August. See me for details of this great opportunities.
For more information, visit www.bluescopesteel.com/cadets

Plan B at Uni of Wollongong
Universities: Posted 25-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Wollongong College provides an alternative entry in case you don't get the ATAR you need for driect entry. Do a course thre for a year and get a guaranteed pathway into a degree at Wollongong. Brochures have arrived. Several other uni's haave similar colleges. See me for details.
For more information, visit www. wca.uow.edu.au

EAS Link
Universities: Posted 25-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
See below
For more information, visit www.uac.edu.au/undergraduate/eas/index.shtml

Link for Equity Scholarships
Universities: Posted 25-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
See below.
For more information, visit www.uac.edu.au/equity/

Important : PIN for QTAC
Universities: Posted 25-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Tour QTAC PIN is equal to the day and month of your birth (eg 0405 is the fourth of May). You can then change it. You use the same HSC studetn number.
For more information, visit www.qtac.edu.au/OnlineServices/TTTInstructions.html

Lunchtime talks on Tuesday and Wednesday
Universities: Posted 20-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
Don't forget. Find out about scaling and the ATAR, step by step applying to uni. Start at 12.50.

Career Choice: Posted 20-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline

ADFA open day
Career Choice: Posted 20-8-10 Deadline - No Deadline
A reminder that the Australian Defence Force Academy (ADFA) is holding its annual University Open Day on Saturday 28 August, 2010. This is a chance for students and parents to see a range of exciting military displays and learn everything they need to know about life at ADFA.Date:Saturday 28 August 2010 Time:9.00am to 4.00pm Where:Northcott Drive
Campbell, Canberra. Navy Midshipmen, Army and Air Force Officer Cadets will be available to discuss their life at ADFA and conduct personalised tours. They can give you a first hand account of their military and academic studies and experience. Call 13 19 01 or visit website to apply for ADFA.
For more information, visit www.defencejobs.gov.au/adfa

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