Latest News from Careers


New Traineeships Available

View the links below to find out more about current school-based traineeships available for Year 10 and 11 students:

MEGTAustralian Apprenticeship Support Network Career Hub vacancies. This Career Hub site has many tools and information for potential apprentices and trainees.
Reece Group - Positions are currently available for Year 11 students to partake in a Certificate II in Warehousing Operations (TLI20419) at the following stores (click location to apply): Reece Bundall | Reece Mermaid Beach

Upcoming ADF Information Sessions

Kokoda Barracks Experience Day

Women in Defence and Defence Force Recruiting Gold Coast are hosting a Kokoda Barracks Experience Day for female students interested in a career in the Australian Defence Force. Female students 16.5 years and older are invited to participate in this unique experience.

Location: Defence Force Recruiting Gold Coast – 14 Edgewater Court, Robina & Kokoda Barracks
Thursday, 8 April 2021

More information on Australian Airforce Cadets can be found on the website

Tafe At School - Applications Open For Semester 2

TAFE are offering a number of 'at school' programs to students in Semester 2, including:

  • Certificate II in Plumbing
  • Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation
  • Certificate I in Construction
  • Certificate II in Engineering Pathways
  • Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start)
  • Certificate II in Retail Cosmetics
  • Certificate II in Salon Assistant
  • Certificate IV in Crime and Justice Studies
  • Year 10 Trade Taster (multiple streams)
  • Skills Taster - Health
  • Skills Taster - Community Services

These courses have various start dates, training dates and campuses, so visit to find out more and use the login code TQGC2102 to apply.

Tuckwell Scholarship Program

Australian National University's Tuckwell Scholarship Program is one of the most transformational undergraduate scholarship programs in Australia, offering 25 talented school-leavers an opportunity to study at ANU. Scholars are selected on the basis of intellect, character, leadership, and their commitment to Australia.

To apply for a Tuckwell Scholarship, students must:

  • Complete and submit the ANU Direct Application ASAP before 14 April 2021, AND; 
  • Complete and submit the Tuckwell Scholarship Stage 1 Application Form ASAP before 18 April 2021.

The ANU Direct Application asks applicants if they wish to apply for a Tuckwell Scholarship. Tick 'yes' if you wish to apply, and within one business day of submitting the ANU Direct Application, you will be emailed the Tuckwell Scholarship Stage 1 Application Form to complete. Students should apply ASAP to avoid disappointment.

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Upcoming Careers Expos

Trades & Careers Expo
See Mrs Lubbe (Future Pathways Officer) for more information
Wednesday, 21 April11am start
Gold Coast Careers FestivalThursday, 6 May - Saturday, 8 May9am - 3pm

View the Options Career Newsletter

Online Careers Hub

The 'Where to Next' Hub is available on, 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.

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