The Careers Department News


See many tertiary institutions' Open Days in the link below.


Careers, Courses and Universities please see here for the  latest Options Career Information Bulletin Edition 13, 2022        

Study Work Grow - Open days, information sessions, competitions, scholarships and career-related newsletter  

*8/8/2022 edition 

*15/8/2022 edition -                                                                                                       

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

Latest School Based Traineeships for Yr 10 & 11:

Can be found in the vacancy lists promoted on this site.  These change on a weekly basis as new positions become available. Students who cannot find anything that appeals to them in these vacancies need to source their own employer.

BOND university events for the year.  Students can register to attend any of these events.

  • Ideas Camp 18 August

  • Money talks 27 August

For more information or to register visit:

 Defence Work Experience Program (DWEP) in South Queensland






Army Aviation Familiarisation Program


18-20 October

4 September

Swartz Barracks

Army Familiarisation Program


24-26 October

4 September

Gallipoli Barracks

Army Familiarisation Program


21-23 November

3 October

Gallipoli Barracks

Applications may close before the advertised date if large volumes of applications are received. Students are encouraged to apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. Please monitor the DWEP website for updates on the program. Any questions regarding the work experience programs within South QLD can be forwarded to the South QLD Work Experience Program email address

South Queensland Work Experience Program:
Defence Work Experience Program portal:
Defence Youth Engagement portal:

UQ Science Experience Days

Open to students in Years 10-12 who are considering Biology at university:

  • Experience Zoology and Conservation Biology*, 27 August

  • Experience Marine Biology*, 10 September

Find out more 

Guides for parents to help your child with career investigation and decisions