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Careers Adviser

Careers adviser Jodie Matthews is available to assist students in relation to career decision making. Information and advice could relate to job hunting techniques, resume writing, apprenticeship information, tertiary study, scholarships etc.

If you are looking for the latest information on careers events and new courses make sure you check the latest careers newsletter below:

- Careers Newsletter (1) 2017

- Careers Newsletter (1) 2016
Careers Newsletter (2) 2016
Careers Newsletter (3) 2016
Careers Newsletter (4) 2016
Careers Newsletter (5) 2016
Careers Newsletter (6) 2016
Careers Newsletter (7) 2016
Careers Newsletter (8) 2016
Careers Newsletter (9) 2016
Careers Newsletter (10) 2016
Careers Newsletter (11) 2016

Archived Newletters

- Careers Newsletter (1) 2015
- Careers Newsletter (2) 2015
- Careers Newsletter (3) 2015
- Careers Newsletter (4) 2015
- Careers Newsletter (5) 2015
- Careers Newsletter (6) 2015
- Careers Newsletter (7) 2015
- Careers Newsletter (8) 2015
- Careers Newsletter (9) 2015
- Careers Newsletter (10) 2015
- Careers Newsletter (11) 2015
- Careers Newsletter (12) 2015
- Careers Newsletter (13) 2015

Information on local jobs and apprenticeships is often advertised on the careers noticeboard in the A-wing too.

Job Choices / How Do I Choose

- www.myfuture.edu.au (The My Future Guide is a fantastic starting point based on your interests to find what jobs might suit you)
- www.alife.net.au (Looks at your interests and suggest possible job/employment directions)
- www.joboutlook.gov.au/pages/careerquiz.aspx (Looks at your interests and suggests possible job/employment directions)

Further Education

- www.vtac.edu.au (Where you find out about Victorian course and where to apply)
- www.education.vic.gov.au/victorianskillsgateway (Where to find out information about Victorian TAFE courses)
- www.studynow.com.au (Find courses, correspondence courses, TAFE courses and more)
- www.studyassist.gov.au (Find out if your eligible for government assistance with your learning)
- vce.atarcalc.com (Estimate your ATAR Score)

 

Finding a Job / Gaining Employment

- jobsearch.gov.au (Government run job search service)
- jobsearch.careerone.com.au (Australia wide job search (private company))
- seek.com.au (Australia wide job search (private company))
- Resume Template 1 & Resume Template 2 (Two Microsoft Word documents to help with the development of your resume)

Defence Careers

- www.defencejobs.gov.au (Everything you need to know about applying for work in the Australian Defence Force)
- Defence Guide to Aptitude and Ability Testing (Australian Defence Force minimum entry level skill sets)

Occupation Information

- www.myfuture.edu.au (Facts about specific jobs)
- www.joboutlook.gov.au (Government job outlook for many occupations and major skill shortage areas)
- www.youthcentral.vic.gov.au (Youth Central is the Victorian Government's website for young people aged 12-25, filled to overflowing with great information and articles) 

Apprenticeships

- Australian Apprenticeships (Apprenticeship information)
- Apprenticeships Group Australia (Apprenticeship information)
- AAPathways (For some hints on what you may like depending on your interests / hobbies or favorite subjects at school)
- AATInfo (Job descriptions and training summaries for all available qualifications)
- Pre-Apprenticeship Literacy & Numeracy Testing (Test your English and Math's levels for different industry areas)

Tertiary Admission Centres (Australia Wide)

Victoria

Victorian Tertiary Admission  Centre, (VTAC)

VTAC:Home

VTAC Technical Help

QLD

Queensland Tertiary Admission Centre

QTAC

QTAC Technical Help

NSW / ACT

University Admission Centre (UAC)

Universities Admissions Centre

WA

Tertiary Institution Service Centre (TISC)

TISC Online

SA / NT

SA Tertiary Admission Centre, includes SA TAFE  (SATAC).

SATAC

Didn’t get the ATAR you wanted?

Consider uniTEST.

This is a pilot program of the Student Aptitude Test for Tertiary Admission (SATTA).

Some universities may consider your uniTEST results in addition to the ATAR.

unitest@acer.edu.au     uniTEST - Home

Victorian Universities

- Federation University
- The University of Melbourne
- The Victorian College of the Arts
- Monash University
- LaTrobe University
- Australian Catholic University
- Charles Sturt University
- Deakin University
- RMIT University
- Swinburne University of Technology
- Victoria University

Open/Distance Education Universities

- Open Universities Australia

Victorian TAFE Colleges

- Australian Maritime College
- Box Hill Institute of TAFE
- Federation Training
- Chisholm Institute of TAFE
- Gordon TAFE
- Goulburn Ovens Institute of TAFE
- Holmesglen Institute of TAFE
- Kangan Batman TAFE
- Melbourne Polytechnic
- South West Institute of TAFE
- Sunraysia Institute of TAFE
- William Angliss Institute of TAFE
- Wodonga Institute of TAFE

Independent Tertiary Providers

- Endeavour College of Natural Health
- Australian College of Sports Therapy
- Community College Gippsland
- JMC Academy
- Photography Studies College