Pathways and Careers Update Term 1 Week 10 2019

Our aim is to provide students with all the latest information that will help them to make decisions about future careers and life beyond school.Please contact Justin Farley, Pathways and Onsite Coordinator for any further queries | 9204 9457

Notre Dame Early Offers

Notre Dame University has a unique early offer program, which allows students to secure a place at Notre Dame before sitting the ATAR examinations. This program is open to Year 12 students who have demonstrated academic excellence and/or are making a significant contribution to their school or community. Applications close on 31 July 2019. It takes some time to apply so do not leave it to the last minute! Click here to find out more.


Year 12 students wishing to study Medicine at Curtin University or Medicine/Dentistry at UWA (via direct pathway) in 2020 must sit the UCAT (University Clinical Aptitude Test) before 31 July 2019. Registrations are now open and the cost is $298 ($198 concession). Interested students must apply online and book their test. Click here

Note: Only Year 12 students are eligible, and the results are valid for one year only. Please see Mr Farley if you require more assistance.

Year 10 / 11 / 12: Try A Trade Day

Are you considering a trade for your future career? If so, you might be interested in the “Try a Trade” days below. You can attend a TAFE for 2-3 days and see if this career is right for you.
The list of trades and dates (and locations) is below. Please contact Mr Farley if interested.

Painting & Decorating / Bricklaying 30 April 2 May Thornlie
Bricklaying / Tiling 1 May 3 May Rockingham
Painting & Decorating / Bricklaying 14 May 16 May Thornlie
Carpentry / Painting & Decorating 20 May 22 May Mandurah
Painting & Decorating / Bricklaying 28 May 30 May Thornlie
Paraprofessional/ Business 28 May 29 May Thornlie
Bricklaying / Tiling 4 June 6 June Rockingham
Carpentry / Painting & Decorating 10 June 12 June Mandurah
Solid Plastering / Tiling 17 June 19 June Rockingham
Painting & Decorating / Bricklaying 18 June 20 June Thornlie
Painting & Decorating / Bricklaying 25 June 27 June Thornlie

Upcoming Careers Events

1-on-1 Advice Sessions Monday 15 April

Notre Dame

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Year 10-11 Individual Advice Sessions Monday 15 April


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Pizza Night for Year 11s and 12s: unravel the mysteries of university entry, regardless of ATAR Wednesday 1 May

ECU Joondalup

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Science and Engineering Information Evenings Thursday 2 May (Engineering)

Thursday 9 May (Science)

Curtin University

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Humanities Twilight Course Expo Wednesday 8 May

Curtin University

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Notre Dame Info Night Wednesday 8 May

Notre Dame University

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UWA Information Roadshow – North of the River Thursday 9 May


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Health Sciences Information Evening Tuesday 14 May

Curtin University

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WAAPA Tour Tuesday 14 May

WAAPA, Mount Lawley

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Careers Expo

Over 100 exhibitors: Universities, TAFEs, Employers, Training

16-19 May RSVP now
Engineering and Mathematical Sciences Course Information Evening Tuesday 21 May


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Information Technology Open Night Wednesday 22 May

Murdoch University

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Teacher Education Information Evening Wednesday 22 May

ECU Mt Lawley

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Business and Law Information Evening Monday 27 May

ECU Joondalup

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