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-About UNSW
Universities: Posted 25-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
UNSW’s Youtube channel, hosts a range of videos providing information on disciplines, courses, scholarships, student experiences and advice from current and graduated students.

For more information, visit https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCthjY71kw6kubDED3pNn9Yg

University of Sydney Equity Scholarships
Scholarships: Posted 25-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
The University of Sydney offers Equity Scholarships for students commencing in 2017. These are applied for via UAC’s website. Scholarships include University of Sydney Bridging Course Scholarships, Burton Educational Trust Scholarship, Rural Sustainability Scholarships, Environmental Sustainability Scholarships, The William John and Lizzie May Sinclair Scholarship, Roy Frederick Turner AM Scholarship, Graham Daniels Scholarship in Engineering and Information Technologies, Peter Giles Memorial Scholarship in Pharmacy, Commonwealth Indigenous Scholarships, and University of Sydney Accommodation Scholarship.

For more information, visit sydney.edu.au/scholarships/prospective/equity.shtml

UNSW On-campus Accommodation: Online Videos and We
Accommodation: Posted 25-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Hear from alumni and students firsthand how living on campus is a home away from home.
Applications for 2017 are now open.

For more information, visit rc.unsw.edu.au/

2017 C.A.S. Hawker Scholarships $60,000
Scholarships: Posted 25-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
The 2017 C.A.S. Hawker Scholarships open on Monday 5th December and close on Friday 6th January 2017. C.A.S. Hawker Scholarships are one of the most generous privately funded scholarships available to undergraduate students in Australia. Each residential scholarship is valued at up to $60,000 over three years. Information about the C.A.S. Hawker Scholarship and an application form are available at www.hawkerscholarship.org or by contacting the secretary to the Trustees on 08 8127 1654.

The Charles Hawker Scholarship perpetuates the memory of scholar, soldier and pastoralist Charles Allan Seymour Hawker and commemorates the achievements of one of Australia’s most respected statesmen. The scholarships are available to all Australian students. The majority have been awarded to students entering their first year of university study. Selection is largely based on personal qualities and demonstrated leadership as well as academic ability. Undergraduate Hawker Scholars are able to attend a range of Australian educational institutions
For more information, visit www.hawkerscholarship.org

RSA and RCG -certificates have arrived
Short courses: Posted 23-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Please collect these from Mrs Wade in the Front Office. Thank you and please tell your classmates who did the courses.

Job hunting after the HSC
Job vacancies: Posted 21-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
See the website please.
For more information, visit www.artofsmart.com.au/how-to-get-a-job-now-that-the-hsc-is-over-5-step-plan/

1300 Apprentice: Interview Preparation and Researc
Apprenticeships/Traineeships: Posted 21-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
This blog helps to explain the interview preparation and research stage of finding an apprenticeship/traineeship.

For more information, visit 1300apprentice.com.au/chads-blog-interview-preparation-research/

Hour of Code
Career Choice: Posted 21-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
The Hour of Code is a one-hour introduction to computer science designed to demystify code and show that anyone can learn the basics. The hour of code can be completed at any time during the week and may be split up into multiple sessions.

For more information, visit https://hourofcode.com/au

University of Canberra Career Finder App
Career Choice: Posted 21-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
The UC Career Finder App for iPhone and Android helps students find a career aligned with their interests and shows them how to get there. The application includes quizzes to find out about careers and courses at University of Canberra, a social network based around University of Canberra, and the ability to book a tour of the campus at any time.

For more information, visit www.canberra.edu.au/future-students/career-finder-app

The Horizon Scholarship $5000 - agriculture
Scholarships: Posted 21-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Applications open soon for the Horizon Scholarship. It is designed to support the next generation of agricultural leaders, the Horizon Scholarship is for young people who are passionate about agriculture, have an interest in the future of the industry, and are entering their first year of university studying an agriculture-related degree. Scholarship recipients will be selected based on their commitment to a career in agriculture, as well as their leadership potential and high school academic record.
The scholarship offers a $5,000 per year bursary, mentoring partnerships, professional development workshops, annual industry work placements, and opportunities to network and gain further knowledge at industry events. To register to receive information about when applications open email social@rirdc.gov.au

For more information, visit www.rirdc.gov.au/research-programs/rural-people-issues/horizon-scholarship

Macquarie University: Pre-Law Pathway
Universities: Posted 21-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Applications close 14th February 2017. New students who achieve an ATAR of at least 93 and have been admitted to a non-law degree at Macquarie University to begin in 2017, can apply for admission to the pre-law pathway prior to their first semester of studies. The program will allow students to undertake introductory law classes, and upon satisfactory completion of these units, allow students to transfer into either the Bachelor of Laws or a Double Degree with Bachelor of Laws.

For more information, visit www.mq.edu.au/study/high-school-students/getting-into-university/entry-schemes-and-pathways/p

Defence recruiting info session in Newcastle
Career Choice: Posted 21-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Please see the flyer for December dates.
Info Session Flyer - December 2016_Newcastle.pub

TAFE- Uni pathways
TAFE: Posted 21-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
The details of approximately 2000 arrangements between TAFE NSW across the state and Universities can be found online. This is for students who don't initially want to attend university or for those who don't get into university. Make sure you do the RIGHT TAFE course to get credit for it and spend less time at university.
For more information, visit https://credittransfer.tafensw.edu.au/

Accommodation in Sydney, Canberra and Brisbane
Accommodation: Posted 21-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Check out UniLodge in each of these locations.
For more information, visit www.unilodge.com.au

Gap year job in 2017
Gap year: Posted 21-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Gap year job in 2017 - 12 month position for an administration assistant with a local accounting firm. Applications are being accepted now. Please email Mrs Barrett for a job description. Tell your friends.

Teaching if you don't get the Band 5s
Career Choice: Posted 16-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Please check this out if you want to do primary or secondary teaching - these are your options at UNE
For more information, visit teaching.une.edu.au/solutionfinder

Young Leaders Program – AFL Traineeship
Career Choice: Posted 13-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Applications close 30th November 2016, The program offers a traineeship for those interested in a career in sports administration or sports development. Trainees work full-time throughout the year and obtain a Certificate III in Business. Places are available at Moore Park, Western Sydney and in the Illawarra.

For more information, visit www.aflsportsready.com.au/jobs-board/nsw/6185-young-leaders-program-3

Which career in commerce suits you?
Universities: Posted 13-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
This quiz is for people who are planning to study commerce at university but aren’t quite sure which area they want to specialise or work in.

For more information, visit this.deakin.edu.au/study/quiz-which-career-in-commerce-suits-you

University Admissions Centre
UAC: Posted 13-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Participating Institutions Information: This site includes institution-specific information about all institutions that you can apply for through UAC. This information includes admission requirements, special requirements, bridging courses, charges and fees, student services, and facilities.

For more information, visit www.uac.edu.au/undergraduate/institutions/

-Accommodation Applications Now Open
Accommodation: Posted 13-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
ANU accommodation applications for 2017 are now open. This process is separate to the UAC process so if a student wants to apply for accommodation they must do so before 6 January 2017. One application covers all residences, there is no cost to apply and it is obligation free.

For more information, visit www.anu.edu.au/study/accommodation

Graduate outcomes – is going to uni worth it?
Universities: Posted 13-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Graduate outcomes – is going to uni worth it?

For more information, visit www.gooduniversitiesguide.com.au/Latest-news/Getting-into-university/Is-uni-worth-it#.VkqliXY

Good Universities Guide
Universities: Posted 13-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Industry update – engineering, health and science:http://www.gooduniversitiesguide.com.au/Latest-news/Education-news/Industry-update-engineering-health-and-science

For more information, visit www.gooduniversitiesguide.com.au/Latest-news/Education-news/Industry-update-engineering-healt

Western Sydney University Guaranteed Entry Program
Early Entry schemes: Posted 13-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
To be eligible for guaranteed entry interested students must have an eligible course as one of their preferences and register on the portal by the 9th December.

For more information, visit https://www.westernsydney.edu.au/informationabout/bonuspoints/guaranteed_entry

Direct pathway: Cert IV Fitness into B Ex Science
Career Choice: Posted 13-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Direct pathway: Cert IV Fitness into Bachelor of Exercise Science or Bachelor of Nutrition Science UOW College now has direct articulation from the Certificate IV in Fitness to the Bachelor of Exercise Science or Bachelor of Nutrition Science at UOW. This is a great opportunity and pathway for students who wish to seek alternative entry into these UOW degrees. Student will also be granted two units of credit towards their degree. For more information please contact futurestudents@uow.edu.au

For more information, visit futurestudents@uow.edu.au

Sydney Film Schoo
Private Colleges: Posted 13-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Sydney Film School sent this : SFS has a new home In what is an exciting development for creative screen arts education, International Screen Academy (ISA) and Sydney Film School (SFS) have come together to form a new alliance. The partnership will see Sydney Film School relocate to ISA's Studios in Young Street, Waterloo to create a new hub of acting and filmmaking excellence. Sydney Film School Application Closing Dates Interested in studying screen and media? We would love to show you around Sydney Film School. It's a chance to watch our students in action and meet our teaching staff. Tours of our new home at ISA, Young Street, Waterloo can be arranged. Call on 02-9698 2244 or email admissions@sydneyfilmschool.com Diploma applications close 27th November Advanced Diploma applications close 20th November
For more information, visit www.sydneyfilmschool.com

Scholarship at Sydney University?
Universities: Posted 11-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Is USyd your first preference? Email me ASAP please. Mrs Barrett

Stay in Tamworth & study with a $5000 scholarship
Scholarships: Posted 11-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Would you like to gain any of these qualifications: Certificates in Retail Operations, Business Administration, Retail Management or Small Business Management; Diploma in Business or Diploma in HR Management? You get to study online, have the course paid and still keep a full or part time job. This will suit anyone who is not looking at going to university. Please contact me ASAP. Mrs Barrett

Careers bulletin - Uni, TAFE and colleges
General: Posted 11-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Please open the attachment for lots of opportunities.
Job Jump bulletin.docx

Traineeship: security technician
Job vacancies: Posted 11-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Please see the attachment for details.
Trainee security technician.docx

Local jobs in finance and banking
Job vacancies: Posted 11-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Please look at the attachment for details of several jobs that will be available at a local credit union. The Branch Manager is an ex-MCC student who has sent me the details.
For more information, visit https://www.greater.com.au/careers
Attention Year 12 jobs.docx

Job for a gap year student
Gap year: Posted 11-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Admin assistant gap year job in a local accounting firm for a 12 month position for an administration assistant in 2017. Email me if you are interested in the details.

Gap and permanent jobs
Job vacancies: Posted 8-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Please find attached new employment opportunities within McDonald Tamworth stores. This new role maybe of interest to students who have studied hospitality, retail or business studies and is a front of house role. Year 12 students who are considering a gap year maybe also be interested. See the attached file for details.
McDonalds Tamworth Customer Experience Leader_Nov 16.pdf

Bradman Scholarship $5000
Scholarships: Posted 8-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Applications close on 28th February 2017
Each year the Bradman Foundation offers a $5,000 per annum scholarship to one Australian student commencing university. The scholarship is chosen based on a blend of academic, sporting (cricket), personal and social skills which best fulfil the purpose of the scholarship.
Contact: (02) 4862 1247 or info@bradman.com.au

For more information, visit www.bradman.com.au/bradman-scholarship/

Rail Career Pathways
Job vacancies: Posted 8-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
This website has information about the range of careers available in the rail industry and information on what you should study to get there.

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

Discover ADFA
Career Choice: Posted 8-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
This interactive video will help potential applicants understand what ADFA is really like.

For more information, visit www.defencejobs.gov.au/campaigns/discover-adfa/

Retailworld Resourcing
Job vacancies: Posted 8-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
This website has information about getting started in the retail industry, including qualifications you might need. It also has job listings for locations around Australia.

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

SAE -Sydney is Relocating
Private Colleges: Posted 8-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
SAE is relocating their Sydney campus to 39 Regent St Chippendale and is set to open in 2017.

For more information, visit sydneymove.sae.edu/new-home/

Coco Republic Design School: On-Campus Courses
Private Colleges: Posted 8-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Coco Republic Design School has a number interior design courses available in 2017.

For more information, visit www.cocorepublic.com.au/design-school/start-learning/on-campus-courses/

Move to Wollongong for a job???
Job vacancies: Posted 8-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
2017 Cadet, Apprentice and Trainee Intake. Applications close 14th November 2016, 12 noon Wollongong City Council has a number of positions available for cadets, apprentices and trainees. These include horticulture, civil design, warehouse, records management, planning, civil engineer and more. Keep an eye on other local council websites for jobs closer to Tamworth.

For more information, visit www.wollongong.nsw.gov.au/council/jobs/cats/Pages/cat-intake.aspx

2017 Traineeships
Apprenticeships/Traineeships: Posted 8-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Many traineeships to start in 2017.

For more information, visit www.aflsportsready.com.au/jobs-board

ACU Know Your Options Day – Sydney
Universities: Posted 8-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
4th January 2017, 9am -1pm, 40 Edward Street, North Sydney. 5th January 2017, 9am – 1pm, 25A Barker Street, Strathfield. The days provide prospective students with the opportunity to speak to staff and students about courses, career paths and alternative entry. To register follow the link below.

For more information, visit www.acu.edu.au/connect_with_acu/events/strathfield/know_your_options_information_session_-_st

The University of Newcastle: Facebook Q&A
Universities: Posted 8-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
17th November, 5pm – 7pm. 16th December, 9am – 5pm 5th January, 2pm – 6pm 19th January, 3pm -6pm The live Q&A sessions are being held on important dates for university preferences and main round offers. This will enable students to directly ask staff any questions about the process and getting into university.

For more information, visit www.newcastle.edu.au/events/future-students

UTAS Agricultural Science Relocation Bursary
Scholarships: Posted 8-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
These $3,000 bursaries are offered by the School of Land & Food to encourage students from interstate to enrol in agricultural science at the University of Tasmania and to assist with relocation expenses.
Available to domestic students with an ATAR of 65+ relocating from interstate. Eligible students will be automatically assessed for this bursary during the University Admission process.

For more information, visit info.scholarships.utas.edu.au/AwardDetails.aspx?AwardId=2568

Is Sydney University your first preference???
Universities: Posted 8-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Email me please if this is so. There is an opportunity for you if a course at USyd is your number one choice of where you want to study.

RSA and RCG - still accepting names for 9-10 Nov
Short courses: Posted 8-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
If you would like to do these courses (think holiday, part time and CMF jobs) be at the Front Office at 8.45 to pay Mrs Forrest and go online to get your USI which is needed for all VET and TAFE courses. Got a friend in another school who wants to do it too? Fine. Just email me please. We still need numbers esp for the RCG!!
For more information, visit https://www.usi.gov.au/students

RSA and RCG - more needed or it will be cancelled
General: Posted 7-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
See previous emails and contact the school ASAP if you want to do this on Wednesday and Thursday at the reduced rate I have arranged. If you do these elsewhere you will pay more. Doing both courses enhances your job prospects in any hotel or bar or ?? that also poker machines etc

Three reason NOT to become a physiotherapist
Career Choice: Posted 2-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
So you think you want to be a Physio? Do you really know what a Physio does every day? By reading this article I want to help you to either reinforce your future career pathway, or stop you from making a really big mistake. If you’re not scared of the truth, read on! Copy and paste this: https://www.myhealthcareer.com.au/physiotherapy/3-reasons-not-to-become-a-physiotherapist-by-Nick-Schuster

For more information, visit www.myhealthcareer.com.au/physiotherapy/3-reasons-not-to-become-a-physiotherapist-by-Nick-Sc

2017 gap year position: local accounting firm
Gap year: Posted 2-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Hancocks will commence interviews for this position next week after the HSC ends. If you are looking for work in 2017 in a gap year and missed this Careers Alert that I posted weeks ago, it is not too late to email a cover letter expressing interest accompanied by your resume. The junior office assistant position commences in January 2017. The current gap year student (ex-MCC) is employed 5 days per week, but only from 9 until 4 with a 1 hour lunch break. The position involves, but is not limited to, general mail duties, filing/scanning, stationery & supplies management, messages, banking, correspondence and document collation. Hancocks would like to provide some training for this new person prior to Christmas 2016. Email your cover letter and resume to Alison Hamilton.
For more information, visit ahamilton@hancocks.com.au

RSA and RCG course - details are here!
Short courses: Posted 2-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
These courses will be held at school on Wed 9th Nov and Thurs 10th Nov for the reduced price of $220. For all the instructions please see the attachment for details. It is open to the first 25 students who bring in their money. Please spread the word to your friends.

McCarthy RSA and RCG courses for 2016.docx

Jobs jobs jobs - full time, holiday and gap year
Job vacancies: Posted 2-11-16 Deadline - No Deadline
Jobs being advertised in the Leader, online and I am being contacted about other jobs. They will be posted on the McCarthy Careers page on Facebook so I suggest you search for and like this page.
For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/McCarthy-Catholic-College-Tamworth-Careers-1058102914247204/

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