Doncaster Secondary College Careers

School Listed Opportunities

School Listed Opportunities

Local businesses/employers have offered the following Work Experience/Work Placement opportunities for students at our school. Please see me if you are interested in any of these:

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Industry: Business / Administration
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VicRoads



Work Experience Program gives secondary students the opportunity to experience the relationship between school studies and the world of work, helping them make appropriate career choices.

Each year VicRoads offers placements for approved secondary school work experience.



They offer work experience in areas such as:

•Engineering

•Finance / Accounting

•Human Resources

•Legal

•Media / Communications

•Information Technology







 



Student Requirements: Applications for 2017 Work Experience Program are now open and will close on Sunday 19 February 2017. For more information and to apply online, please direct your students to our website https://www.vicroads.vic.gov.au/careers/employment-programs-and-traineeships/work-experience


Industry: Health
Type of Opportunity: Work Experience
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Murdoch Childrens Research Institute



The Institute runs a Secondary School Work Experience Program tailored to Year 10 students interested in exploring a career in research. This program gives students an opportunity to experience different aspects of the Institute including laboratory and non-laboratory based researched and meeting scientists in action.



Applications for the 2017 Secondary Work Experience Program (June 2017) will open on Monday 13 February and close Friday 24 February at 12:00pm.



Student Requirements: https://www.mcri.edu.au/students/other-student-programs
Industry: Retail
Type of Opportunity: Work Experience
Start Date of Opportunity: now
Duration of Opportunity: 1 Wk
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Myer



In 2017 the IMVC together with Myer Melbourne will be offering over 400 work experience and work placement opportunities to encourage youth engagement in the retail industry; promote career and pathway exploration; expose participants to employer expectations and the working environment; and build upon work readiness/employability skills training delivered by schools, TAFEs and alternative training providers. Placement opportunities include:




  • Retail positions: One week blocks – positions available for students undertaking both work experience and work placements.

  • Retail positions: One day a week work placement positions for VCAL students Retail-Cosmetics:

  • One day a week work placements positions for VCAL students Work experience and work placement opportunities for Myer Melbourne are now available.



To source placement opportunities for Myer Melbourne please ensure you follow the three steps: 

Step 1: Select the first dot point – ‘I would like to search for suitable work placements’ 

Step 2: Enter your personal details 

Step 3: Select a Region (for Myer Melbourne select Melbourne) and a Vocation (for Myer Melbourne the options are: Retail, Visual Merchandising or Retail-Cosmetics)



Student Requirements: Apply Here: https://secure.cdsonline.com.au/wwwimvc/new_site/studenttrack/swlfrm.asp
Industry: Business / Administration
Type of Opportunity: Work Experience
Start Date of Opportunity: 2017
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No. of Days per Week: 5
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The County Court is now accepting applications for work experience placements in the months May, August, September & November of 2017.  Placements for 2016 are fully booked.



http://www.countycourt.vic.gov.au/teachers-and-students



Student Requirements: To make an application for work experience at the County Court you must provide the following documents:
1. written authorisation from your school Work Experience Co-ordinator.
2. a completed County Court Work Experience Request form (secondary students)
Industry: Defence Forces
Type of Opportunity: Work Experience
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Defence is committed to providing a national work experience program designed to: contribute to the development of the skills of young people; ease the transition of students into the workplace; and demonstrate the wide variety of interesting careers available within Defence. Please Note: The Defence Work Experience Program offers unpaid work experience for students residing in Australia. See the exciting work experience placements that are on offer via the website.



Student Requirements: Details via the Defence website
http://www.defence.gov.au/workexperience/
STUDENT AREA