Career HQ Careers and Courses Exploration Hub
Home to the Career HQ Compass aspirations survey and the careers exploration feature, with over 900 occupations to choose from and over 6500 courses, this site is an excellent resource for our students. To find the careers and courses to interest you, please CLICK HERE
Careers With STEM & Other Science Areas
Careers with STEM has a great Degree Finder tab and a neat filter function that allows students to search for degrees based on their interest in areas including maths, health, engineering, science and computer science. CLICK HERE to find this handy function for our students who have interests in any tertiary pathways in science, technology, engineering and maths.
Careers in Surveying, whether city or rural based surveying, there is a career for everyone … CLICK HERE for more information
Cyber Security is a rapidly growing area of work, with increases in globalised technology presenting new challenges for corporations and governments in the protection of their ICT and information based systems. The Australian Cyber Security Growth Network have some great resources available around career paths and opportunities, including some great tips on qualities employers are looking for in new cyber security workers, CLICK HERE for more information
Defence Force Careers
For the full list of occupations that exist through the Australian Defence Forces plus information on the application processes, please CLICK HERE For full details on everything from education, lifestyle & benefits and about the Australian Defence Forces, the Defence Forces Website is full of relevant information. Need to know how fit you need to be to pass the ADF Fitness requirements?? CLICK HERE to explore and you can even download an App called ADF Active to help and guide you through your fitness preparations.
Graduate Careers Australia
Whether you’re a secondary school student, an undergraduate at university, a careers advisor or a parent, this section is a great place to browse information on many different industries and employment sectors.
Snapshots of many key industries provide information on salaries in related jobs, employment trends in the industry and what type of work you can expect if you pursue a career in the area. Covering the following profile areas:
Accounting, Agriculture, Building & Construction, Community Services, Consultancy Services, Corporate Responsibility, Economics, Education & Training, Engineering, Environment, Fast Moving Consumer Goods, Financial Services, Generalist Degree Graduates, Government & Public Sector, Green Collar & Emerging Markets, Human Resources, Information & Communications Technology, Law & Legal System, Logistics & Transport, Manufacturing, Marketing, Media & The Arts, Minerals & energy, Nursing & Midwifery, Psychology, Retail, Science, Social Work, Sports Science, Teaching and Telecommunications. CLICK HERE for Graduate Careers Australia Career Profiles
My Big Tomorrow
My Big Tomorrow aims to inspire young people to think more broadly about their future careers. It is also designed to give them the understanding of the skills they will need in order to succeed in their chosen career.
My Big Tomorrow was developed by the Centre of Excellence for Equity in Higher Education at the University of Newcastle and funded by the Commonwealth’s Higher Education Participation and Partnership Program (HEPPP). The Centre of Excellence for Equity in Higher Education is a multi-disciplinary and practice-orientated research hub. CLICK HERE for My Big Tomorrow
Building & Construction Resources
Build Your Story, a guide to apprenticeships in the building and construction industry, CLICK HERE for Build Your Story
Build Your Career, A website hosted and developed by the Australian Constructors Association, the site offers information for students, apprentices, parents and careers advisers about construction industry career opportunities, enabling informed decisions about their futures… CLICK HERE for Build Your Career
Construct My Career, a website providing career options in the construction and property services industries, an initiative of the Construction & Property Services Industry Skills Council. CLICK HERE for Construct My Career
Thanks to Tamworth Regional Council, some information on the variety of careers within Local Government
Access to hundreds more Internet Sites
The Internet contains a vast amount of information and resources available for young people to assist them with their career direction and career decision processes.
Information that is developed by government, training and educational organisations and industry providing answers to many of those questions young people ask when trying to decide what career may be for them and how to get there.
Web-Based Resources can help young people and provide them with the information they may need. This is a guide only and the nature of the ‘world wide web’ means new sites are being developed all the time. Please do not restrict your search to this guide.
Please Note: As sites come and go, there may be sites within this list that no longer exist, they may come up as ‘URL Not Found’ or a site may no longer be current, Please let Mr Impey know if you find a site that no longer exists… CLICK HERE for Web-Based Resources Guide