Wanganui Park 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: Health
Type of Opportunity: Work Experience
Start Date of Opportunity: 20th-24th March
Duration of Opportunity: 1 week
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Description of Opportunity:
Student Requirements: Complete resume and GV Health application and return to Mr Crosbie
Industry: Various work roles
Type of Opportunity: Work Experience
Start Date of Opportunity: Various
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Description of Opportunity: The Defence Work Experience Program provides young Australians interested in Defence as a future career, the opportunity to sample life in Defence and learn more about the Australian Defence Force (ADF) and the Australian Public Service (APS).
Student Requirements: Investigate via the links o the website then apply with the assistance of Mr Crosbie
Industry: Various job roles
Type of Opportunity: Work Experience
Start Date of Opportunity: Applications close 6th March
Duration of Opportunity: 1 week
No. of Days per Week: 5
Town/Suburb: Various/ more opportunities in Melbourne
Description of Opportunity:
* Engineering
* Finance / Accounting
* Human Resources
* Legal
* Media / Communications
* Information Technology
We work with the student and their secondary school to agree appropriate work experience for the required period.

Students will experience different aspects of work within their area of interest and be responsible for work allocated by their supervisor. The supervisor will set a structured learning plan in conjunction with the student and provide feedback to the student and school upon completion of the work experience.

The school is responsible for providing the appropriate documentation before any placement can commence.

Students will be advised of the outcome of their application within 2 weeks of applications closing.

Student Requirements: Apply online before 6th March
Industry: Engineering
Type of Opportunity: Work Experience
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Duration of Opportunity:
No. of Days per Week: 5
Town/Suburb: Shepparton
Description of Opportunity: Are you interested in a career in the Engineering trade?
Would you like to gain an insight into the Engineering Industry?
Are you interested in an apprenticeship in Engineering?
If you answered YES have you considered participating in the Furphy Engineering Work Experience program?
Collect their official application form and flier from Mr Crosbie today
Student Requirements: See the application form and flier Mr Crosbie has available.
Industry: Water/Environmental management
Type of Opportunity: Work Experience
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Description of Opportunity: While we haven't had students complete this work experience before, we were contacted and offered to use Erin Downes as a contact for a organising suitable placement for interested students. Placements with GV Water may interest students who are interested in environmental management, resource conservation or even administration support.
Student Requirements: Discuss with Mr Crosbie before you make direct contact with GV Water.
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