From the Future Pathways Office

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Upcoming employment, VET & post school opportunities

There are a number of opportunities coming up for students. Please read the information at the links below and contact Marie Ellul in the Future Pathways Office for enrolment information and with any questions. 

The City of Unley Council is advertising a school based traineeship for a trainee in business to work one day a week across Year 11 and 12 in their Community & Cultural Development departments. This is a fantastic opportunity for students interested in a career in Local Government and experience within business! Read the flyer here: City of Unley Trainee

More information on this role, and how students can apply, can be found here – Expression of Interest – Community Development Support Trainee – AFL Sportsready Applications close on 31 October 2021 


Career Employment Group has two full-time traineeship/apprenticeship opportunities in Edwardstown. Click the links for further information: Business Traineeship  Aluminum Carpentry Apprenticeship


McDonald’s West Richmond, Melrose Park and Darlington is Now Hiring

“We have a number of positions available at McDonald’s West Richmond on Marion Road and McDonald’s Melrose Park and Darlington on South Road. Positions available include McCafe, front counter and kitchen. If you are 14 years or older and have a passion for excellent customer service, training and development, working in a fast-paced dynamic team and fun environment we want to hear from you!

Please apply online today on the link below and select either West Richmond, Melrose Park or Darlington as your preferred restaurant. You will receive excellent on job training, flexible working hours and discounted meals. ”


The Adelaide Careers and Employment Expo online guide has lots of excellent resources and information and I encourage you to read it here: CareersEmploymentExpo


Tilbrook Rasheed Chartered Accountants are offering undergraduate employment in 2022. The program is aimed at Year 12 Accounting or Business Studies students and offers full time employment within this Chartered Accounting firm. To learn more click the link:  Undergraduate Recruitment Program 

Pathways for a Career in Space

You’d think that without rockets being launched here, there’d be no space industry jobs, but you would be wrong.

The Australian Space Discovery Centre has some fantastic information about STEAM, Space and Science jobs – find out more here.


Plastering apprentices wanted now!

Seven Plastering companies are seeking an apprentice to join their team and to help with the plethora of construction work happening in South Australia now and into the future.  Successful candidates will complete a Certificate III in Solid Plastering, training at TAFESA.  What a great way for a young person to start their career pathway, working with some of Adelaide’s leading craftspeople. More information HERE

Bond University now receiving year 12 applications

Read more about their early 2022 university offers HERE

Take a Gap Year (even during a pandemic)

Dreaming about taking off to somewhere exciting next year? You could be in luck – lots of Gap Year companies have opened applications and are planning trips for late 2021 and early 2022.

It’s crucial that you only book if you’re 110% sure you can get a refund if they cancel the trip – and you could find plans change at the last minute – but at least the option is there.

We’ve collected some of the open programs into this article.

4 tips to help get smart about money

What is financial literacy? By the time you leave high school and often before, it’s important to learn how to manage your money and make decisions that make financial sense for your situation. If you can budget, manage your money, make wise decisions about your spending and saving habits, then you’re well on your way to being financially literate.
Click here to find out more.

Space Camp!

The YMCA Canberra Space Squad is on this year and taking applications. There are quite a few camps on, including the Air & Space Female Cadet Camp.

Find out more here >>



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