Latest News from Careers
View the links below to find out more about current school-based traineeships available for Year 10 and 11 students:
Upcoming Careers Events
Click the event name for more information:
|GISP Screen and Media|
Offering a range of very low-cost online workshops covering topics such as screenwriting, lighting, and ADOBE editing.
|CTIA School Holiday Travel & Tourism Experience|
Gain practical travel and tourism industry skills these June - July school holidays at Voco, Gold Coast (31 Hamilton Ave, Surfers Paradise). Limited places available and you must apply here. Wear black shirt, pants and black enclosed shoes, and bring a notepad and pen.
|June- July Holidays||9am - 3pm daily|
|Riviera Australia's Annual Apprentice Program Information Night|
Riviera's apprenticeship program is open to Year 11 & 12s student and this event will provide students and parents with information on their School-Based or Full-Time (for 2022) Apprenticeship programs.
|Griffith University Year 9 Future Careers Day - Location G17 on map|
This event will feature workshops from Griffith Sciences and the Griffith Business School, showcasing STEM and Business topics to Year 9 students and offering them a taste of university life. Students must make their way to and from the event. The and parent consent forms MUST be returned to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, 11 June.
|23 June||9am - 2pm|
|FEAST Future Experiences in Agriculture, Science and Technology|
UQ's exciting 4-day residential program will help Year 11 and 12 students wishing to pursue studies in agriculture, animal sciences or plant science.
|27 June||Sun 2pm - Wed 2pm|
|BRISBANE TSXPOThe largest event of its kind in Queensland, the Tertiary Studies Careers Expo is free of charge and is held at the Brisbane Showgrounds. The event provides careers seminars and the chance to meet exhibitors from most institutions across the region.||17 - 18 July||10am - 4pm|
|Gold Coast Fresh Futures Market|
Gold Coast’s BIGGEST & BEST post-school options expo for people with disability, schools, parents and the wider community, at the Gold Coast Events Centre
|18 August||10am start|
|GC Trades College Try-A-Trade Experience|
Expressions of interest are now open for Years 9-11 students who would like to participate in the 'try-a-trade' program at Gold Coast Trades College. For four Wednesdays in Term 4, students will enjoy a hands-on trade experience, without using their VETiS funding.
|Term 4||8am - 2pm|
2021 University Open Days
Click the link below for times and more information:
- June 19 | Endeavour College of Natural Beauty
- June 24 | Ignite Education
- July 24 | QUT
- July 29 | James Cook University
- July 31 | CQU
- August 1 | UQ
- August 1 | USC
- August 7 | Bond University
- August 7 | ACU
- August 8 | Griffith
- August 8 | SAE
- August 8 |USQ
- August 12 | Christian Heritage College
ADF Information Sessions
- June 14 | 6pm Gold Coast: Health Careers in Defence
- June 15 | 6pm Gold Coast: Army Reserve Info Session
- June 21 | 6pm Murwillumbah: Defence Careers Info Session
- June 23 | 6pm Gold Coast: Defence Careers Info Session
Online Careers Hub
The 'Where to Next' Hub is available on CareersEvent.com, and provides an informative Careers Hub for senior students and their parents. Visit the hub for access to tertiary webinars, upcoming events and the latest news on careers and courses.