by Jo Brooks - Careers/Work Education Coordinator 

All Year 12’s need to complete a VTAC application by the end of Term 3 Please book an appointment with Ms Brooks to work through individual needs. Lunchtime sessions will be available towards the end of the term to check applications. 

ALL YEAR 10’S & 11’S – what are your future VCE subject options for your career? Go to http://delta.vtac.edu.au/CourseSearch/prerequisiteplanner.htm and put in your proposed VCE program. You will get to see what tertiary courses are available for your prerequisite VCE subjects, plus you will get an idea of any particular VCE subject for a course you are considering. 

TERM 4 Mock Job Interviews. Students be prepared. This is as close to a 'real' taste for a proper job interview as you are going to get at school. Let's see if you can get the job.

  • Week 1 Friday 7th October Applications close 
  • All applications to Jo Brooks. Jo to collate and prepare applications for interviewers 
  • Week 2 Monday 10th October: Follow up, discuss interview process, offer guidelines with Darren Mounsey, teacher: Jo Brooks
  • Friday 14th October Mock Job Interviews – 9.15am – 3.20pm, Darren Mounsey, Westvic 

Other interviewers: TBC 

The date is confirmed! Year 9 students will be given the opportunity to try ‘hands-on activities’. South West TAFE. They will be able to talk to people about what is involved in a range of different careers, and find out more about VETis (Vocational Education & Training in Schools). All students will be attending this fantastic opportunity free of charge. Friday 27 May.

Work Experience 

Thank you to those who have returned forms. It is very important for Year 11’s wanting work experience to please advise their intention immediately, as booking for accommodation and placements are currently being processed. For those students travelling to Melbourne for Work Experience, a $100 deposit must be paid to the General Office. Parents/guardians, still unsure about work experience for your child? Please contact Miss Brooks on 5595 1202 during school hours.