Careers and Pathways

Careers

The latest Student information on Careers and Pathways are found on this page. 

  

Andrea Medic 

Careers, MIPs and Transitions Leader

Buckley Park College 

 


 

YEAR 10 & 11 Subject Selection

Don't be confused. Check here to find information to assist with your research and understanding of VCE subjects, tertiary programs and careers.

VCE subject and Career Exploration

The following are useful websites for VCE information:  

VCAAThis site explains in detail the content of the study including assessment methods and the content for unit 3 & 4.

VTACThe Victorian Tertiary Admission Centre (VTAC) site provides publications and all manner of relevant information to becoming familiar with tertiary admission.  Course search provides excellent overall view of tertiary providers for courses and lists any prerequisite studies required.  You can also view publications.

Subscribing to the VTAC blog or Facebook is a great way to stay informed during VCE. 


PUBLICATIONS 

PREREQUISITES for 2018

PREREQUISITES FOR 2019-

This publication has information relating to VCE and lists the prerequisite VCE studies for specific tertiary programs. This will assist students in deciding their VCE program and enable a comparison between similar programs offered by different tertiary providers. Click HERE

2017 Job Guide-www.jobguide.education.gov.au  

Year 10 students are no longer issued with a personal copy of the job guide however there is a class set available for borrowing from the library.


 YEAR 10 WORK EXPERIENCE 2017

 

Work experience Arrangement Form 

Work experience Travel & Accommodation Form 


4 IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS

YOU NEED TO PRINT AND TAKE ON

WORK EXPERIENCE


1. Student Information Form

2. Evaluation Form

3. Employer Guide

4. Victorian Government safe@work certificate

 

All Students in year 10, including those in a VCE study, participate in the work experience program

Dates: 26th March to 29th March 2018


Work experience information from DEECD CLICK HERE

 

 


 

    

CLICK HERE

for you VCAL Structured Workplace Learning Form


CLICK HERE

for the Travel & Accommodation Form 

 


    News,Events and Resources


Dates to Diarise in Term 4 


*Year 12 VTAC late applications – throughout October until 3 November


VTAC Personal Statement                             Friday 8 December 2017

ATARs Released                                           Friday 15 December 2017

COP for Early International Offers closes        Friday 15 December 2017

Change of Preference (COP) closes                Wednesday 20 December 2017

Early Round International Offers                    Wednesday 20 December 2017

Main Round International Offers                    Tuesday 9 January 2018

Main Round Domestic Offers                         Tuesday 16 January 2018

Further Offer Rounds                                    Friday 2 February 2018 onwards

 

For a full list of cancelled, amended, and new courses, visit VTAC Course Updates www.vtac.edu.au






Below are a range of resources that offer specific career and study option to students


 WIRL offers a snapshot through the eyes of a young person beginning their own career; the driving idea behind the resource is to open the eyes of a young person as to what a career is really like and what range of careers are available. The login details are: buckley then the password: buckley16







Youth Central is the Victorian Government's website for young people aged 12-25, filled with great information and articles about finding a job and study options





My Future Career website provides information about career planning and education, and training options for Australian jobs.







Making Informed Career Choices

The Australian Government Department of Employment information on employment trends and information for Secondary Students: CLICK HERE


 

  

  

 

 

 

 

Student Employment


 

Local jobs, local training, local support in Maribyrnong and Moonee Valley

 

JobCraft is all about linking you to opportunities that interest you.

 

Join JobCraft and you will have access to employment and further education opportunities, local events, support, local agencies and other important info that will help you to stay connected to make the most out of your options. If you're under 25 and a little unsure about your next step then join JobCraft.




 

  

 

Michael Fisicaro
19 - 21 Napier Street

Essendon Victoria 3040
 T 03 9375 3100

 M 0403 151 084

michael@futureforce.com.au futureforce.com.au

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 


 

 

 

 Employment Centre

Do you need help looking for work? KANGAN Employment Centre is here to help! Click on the KANGAN Logo above and discover how they can help you.

 





 

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Careers News

 

  

 

Career decisions are some of the most important ones of your life, so getting help in making those decisions is vital. CareerNews is one source of information available to you.

CareerNews will be published fortnightly throughout the year, providing information about how to choose a career, information sessions on courses and careers. Open Days at institutions, career expos and more. 

 

Career News Term 4 Edition 1