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Traineeships Available

There are a number of traineeships available and these vacancies are listed on King's Careers site. These change on a weekly basis as new positions become available. Students are encouraged to source their own traineeship employer if there is nothing on the list that appeals to them.

CURRENT TRAINEESHIPS

US College Pathway

TSS is once again hosting the PSAT/NMSQT as scheduled by U.S. College Board on Saturday 15 October 2022 @ 8:00 am.

As an internationally accredited testing centre, TSS offers the following tests on the recommended timeline below:

  • YEAR 10:  First PSAT

  • YEAR 11:  Second PSAT

  • YEAR 12:  SAT (usually taken twice in Year 12)

In order to register for the October 15 PSAT/NMSQT the following information will need to be provided via reply email, then payment process should be completed at:  https://forms.tss.qld.edu.au/psat/.  Cost $144

FOR MORE INFORMATION, Email Helen McCleary

Defence Work Experience Program (DWEP) in South Queensland

  • Army Aviation Familiarisation Program | 18-20 October
  • Army Familiarisation Program | 24-26 October
  • Army Familiarisation Program | 21-23 November

FIND OUT MORE OR REGISTER

Defence Force Information

Gold Coast Army Reserve Careers Information Session 

  • 4 October 2022 |6 PM
  • Gold Coast Defence Force Recruiting Centre, Robina

ADFA Careers Virtual Information Session

  • 10 October | 12 PM - 2 PM
  • Virtual Online

Gap Year Careers Virtual Information Session

  • 11 October |11 AM - 1 PM
  • Virtual Online

Coolangatta:  Defence Careers Information Session 

  • 11 October | 6 PM
  • Currumbin RSL, Currumbin

Defence Careers Virtual Information Session

  • 13 October | 12 PM
  • Virtual Online

Gold Coast Leadership and Management Careers Information Session

  • Gold Coast Defence Force Recruiting Centre, Robina
  • 19 October | 6 PM

Gold Coast: Pilot & Aviation Careers Information Session 

  • 25 October | 6 PM
  • Gold Coast Defence Force Recruiting Centre, Robina
VIEW THE DEFENCE YOUTH PORTAL

Registered Training Organisations Courses

Students in Years 10 and 11 can apply for external study options to enhance their career options.  Students need to ensure they have good time management skills to cope with the workload. 

GeSS Educationcourses and pathway options

TAFE and Trade options fill fast and so students need to apply ASAP to secure a place in their desired course.

TAFE Brisbane - courses and fees.  To register EOI apply using this link and enter this code TQB2301

TAFE Gold Coast - courses and fees.  To register EOI apply using this link and enter this code TQGC2301

Gold Coast Trade College - pre-apprentice courses for 2023.  Enrolment form and transport permission

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.

Read More From King's Careers

For a full list of events or to register for the King's Careers Newsletter, visit King’s College Careers.

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