Careers in the Navy

The Defence Recruiting Team will hold a Webinar, specifically for the Naval logistic trades 
Operational Administrator and Logistics Supply Specialist on 20 July 22 at 6:00pm. Register here.

AUT - Art and Design Information Day

Art and Design Information Day is a great opportunity to find out all you need to know about studying a Bachelor of Visual Arts or Bachelor of Design. 
The event is designed to give you the information you need to submit your portfolio to meet admission requirements and to hear about our art and design courses.
You’ll also hear about scholarships, AUT support services, and will have the opportunity to explore our facilities and the City Campus with a guided tour.  
Please bring along your portfolio of work (even if still under development) for feedback and guidance. Register here.
AUT Art and Design Information Day 
Thursday 14 July 
City Campus, 55 Wellesley Street, WG building, Room WG 401 
9.30am to 2pm


Pasifica Students - Careers in Health

The University of Auckland invite Y13 Pasifica students who are interested in a career in Health to their Wayfinders Programme.  Click here for more info.

Building Apprenticeship opportunity

Luke Martens Builders Ltd is looking for an apprentice to join their building team.  Email Luke for more information.

Defensive Driving Course

Adams Driving School are holding a Defensive Driving course during the July holidays.  Click here for dates and more info.

Auckland University

Click here for scholarships.
Click here for info for Pasifika students.
Click here for info on their Open Day / Mānawa Mai

Updated job search guides

MoneyHub has some great guides to walk students through creating a CV and related tasks. Click the links for an essential guides to writing a CV, preparing a cover letter and practice interview questions. 

Money in a Nutshell - Everything Teenagers Need to Know

Click here for great advice and information on managing your money.

HIWA Scholarship - now open!

HIWA is a week-long scholarship programme providing Māori students outside of the Wellington Region with the opportunity to experience student life at Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington first-hand, and explore the capital city. Costs of travel to and around Wellington and back home, accommodation, and kai are covered. Click here for more information and to apply.

Marine Training and Tourism Operations Course

Are you interested in working at sea on a boat?  Click the link for more information about this course that will provide a pathway to working at sea.

Waikato University Open Days

The Hamilton and Tauranga campuses are holding open days.  There are free buses from Auckland to these events.  There will be information sessions, mini lectures and workshops, live entertainment and the chance to explore the campuses.  Or join the virtual open day. Click here for more info.

Otago University Open Days

Click here for more info on the Open Days at Otago University in July and August.

Keystone Study Awards

The Keystone Trust has 10 Study Awards for school leavers.  Applications open on June 1.  Click here for more info.

Careers in Infrastructure

Are you interested in a career in the Infrastructure sector?  Click here for more info.

University of Waikato - School leaver scholarships

The University of Waikato have opened their school leaver scholarships for 2023.  Click here for more information on scholarships that are available and how to apply.

Scholarship Guide

This guide is useful for Y13 students wishing to study at university in 2023.  Click here for more information and scholarships that are available.

Student Jobs

Looking for a part time job?  Click here for information about writing a CV, preparing for a job interview, and where to look for jobs: Student Job Guide.

Hospitality Jobs

Barcats have new opportunities for all skill levels.  Click here.  Or click here for training opportunities.








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