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Careers update – week commencing 7 August 2017

Sydney Science Festival - 8 to 20 August Various FREE events and exhibitions. 
There is something for everyone from forensics to gene research, art and science, sharks, astronomy. For more information visit:   

Women in STEM
Girls - be inspired to go into the amazing fields of Science and Technology by reading and hearing about successful women in the industry on Australia’s Science Channel.   

Raffles College School Holiday Workshops – Fashion, Graphic Design, Photography, Digital Design and Interior Design - 26 to 30 September. 9.30am to 3.00pm
1-3 Fitzwilliam St, Parramatta.  Free Event - Registration is essential.
If you're interested in a creative design career, Raffles College are running a workshop week.  Students will get hands-on experience, hear from lecturers who have made a profession of their creative interests and gain an insight into the facilities & industry equipment at the college.  For more information visit:   

NIDA Information evening – 16 August @ 6pm (215 Anzac Parade, Kensington)
The National Institute of Dramatic Art will open its doors for a night of insight into its impressive array of higher education courses. Info Night is free, register in advance as places are limited:   

Notre Dame University Information Evening – 17 August 4-7pm in Manly
Notre Dame will be holding a course information session at St Paul’s College, Manly for interested Year 11/12 students.  Notre Dame offers undergraduate degrees in Arts & Sciences, Business, Education, Law, Nursing and Philosophy & Theology.  Course advisers will be available to answer your questions.  Students can register to attend at the following site:  

Australian Government Cadetships, Scholarships and Work Experience Opportunities
The Australian Government offers various entry level opportunities for current students and those seeking work after school.  Including; cadetships, scholarships, and work experience opportunities within selected Australian Government departments and agencies.  For more information visit the following site: Australian Government Jobs   

Hornsby TAFE TVET Open Afternoon – 29 August @ 4pm
Students and parents are invited to visit TVET classrooms and speak with current students and their teachers on TVET courses running in a variety of areas such as automotive, business services, construction, design, financial services and IT to name a few.  Location is the Library – Building A, Level 1.    

REMINDER! University and College Open Days – August - September
Open Days are an excellent way to; see what different universities and colleges have to offer, talk to students and academics about potential courses you are interested in, see facilities and get a feel for different campuses.  A full list of upcoming open days can be accessed here: OpenDays 2017.  As open days typically fall on Shabbat, please contact the school careers adviser, Ms Christine Watson-Brown for alternative ways to explore universities.   

UNSW Upcoming Events – 

Finance Workshop – 15 September 9.30am – 12pm
Year 11/12 are invited to attend to learn about what a professional career in finance looks like on a day to day basis.  Students will have the opportunity to hear from a representative from Macquarie Group and ask questions of current UNSW finance students.  For more information visit: Finance Workshop          

Built Environment Luminocity Exhibition – 25 August
See the real world projects students have brought to life across all seven built environment degrees. Explore different career options, and discover how you can build on your own passions and experiences.  For more information visit: Luminocity  

Capital W Workshop – Women in Business – 25 August
A limited number of places are available for interested female students in Years 11/12.  To find out more about working in a large corporate company and career options available.  A chance to talk with representatives from Ernst & Young, Woolworths, Goldman Sachs, Deutsche Bank and many more.  Interested students should contact School Careers Adviser, 

Power of Engineering day for girls (years 9&10) – 26 September – Applications open now
Students have the opportunity to participate in interactive and hands on workshops showcasing a variety of disciplines. Hear from inspirational and informative speakers from industry. Attend industry experience sessions to learn about local engineering projects. To register visit: Power of Engineering Day 

REMINDER ! Mining Summer School – January 2018 - Applications open now
This provides a unique opportunity to learn more about the mining industry as part of a 3 day residential camp for students currently in Year 10 or 11. There is a cost involved in this program.  For more information visit: UNSW Mining Summer School 

REMINDER! Women in Engineering Camp – 15 – 19 January 2018 Applications open now and close 17 September
Open to students currently in Year 10 or Year 11.  Provides an opportunity to find out about careers in engineering.  For more information visit:   

REMINDER! Hotel Live Experience in September 2017 – 25 – 29 September
The Hotel Live Experience is an opportunity for students to immerse themselves in a unique experience at a hotels and obtain hands-on experience in some of Sydney’s best hotels. For more information and to register visit:

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