- Work Experience Information
- Exploring your Career Options - DURING or AFTER your time at St Edmund's College
- Useful Job Finding Websites
- Educational institutions have comprehensive websites
- Scholarships, Special Entry and Access Schemes
- Taking a Year off in between School and Further Study
All Defence Force work experience placements can be found on the website:
Work Experience Restrictions
Insurance arrangements will not be provided for placements in hazardous occupations or activities including:
Air travel on charter flights and aircraft(other than those providing a regular transport service to the public or Department of Defence Aircraft)
|Motor cycling other than on pastoral property as a passenger|
|Scuba/underwater activities||Use of prescribed or dangerous machinery|
|Security guards||Polo/Horse jumping|
|Ski jumping||Quarry work|
|Building demolition||Racing of any kind other than on foot|
|Caving||Scaffolding and Rigging|
|Clearing contracting||Transport services outside the ACT|
|Competitive snow or ice sports||Trapping wild/feral animals|
|Farriery/Horse breaking||Travel by helicopter|
|Fishing in open water||Travel outside the 12 nautical mile (22km) limit at sea Water skiing|
http://www.thesource.gov.au/ Has programs, services, resources and entertainment for young people between the ages of 12 and 25
www.graduatecareers.com.au employment and career opportunities for graduates as well as information about university career services
www.youngworkertoolkit.youth.gov.au to help you understand your rights about and conditions, workplace bullying and much more.
www.careersinscience.gov.au For students who show an interest in Science and are wondering what they can do with that interest.
www.goingtouni.gov.au this site provides information on:
www.year12whatnext.gov.au A guide to helping Year 12 students plan their post-Year 12 education, training and employment.
http://www.myfuture.edu.au The best careers advice site in Australia. All Year 9 and 10 students will take part in a My Future workshop each year.
This website is similar to "My Future" (above) and can be used to provide an alternative questionnaire http://www.careers-scotland.org.uk/home/home.asp
Here is a new Website giving detail of thousands of courses at 39 Universities around Australia. www.myuniversity.gov.au
http://www.careerjet.com.au/ Careerjet is an employment search engine.
Indeed.com.au search engine for jobs. Indeed provides free access - in a single search - to thousands of jobs and internships from hundreds of job boards, newspaper classifieds and company websites. For example, review the jobs in Canberra, ACT.
InsideTrak lists over 45,000 jobs on our site nationally along with 5000+ employee reviews so job searchers can learn 'what it's really like to work there'. http://www.insidetrak.com.au/
www.anu.edu.au The Australian National University
www.canberra.edu.au The University of Canberra
www.acu.edu.au/canberra Australian Catholic University Canberra Campus
www.cit.act.edu.au Canberra Institute of Technology
www.ausbusac.edu.au Australian Business Academy
www.aie.edu.au Academy of Interactive Entertainment
The UAC Guide has some information but you really should check out the university website. Some examples are:
www.nacel.com.au This website shows some possibilities for students who may wish to travel, work and/or study after Year 12.
Mr Ian Harvey Tel: 6239 0604
Mr Peter Langford Tel: 6239 0693