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.

Careers in the Defence Force

Interested in a career in the Forces?  The Defence Force are holding virtual information evenings from 5.45pm to 7.45pm over the following date:
Thursday 2 June - join via FB
These sessions are also held via Microsoft Teams.  You don't need an account.  You can join as a guest.  Click here to join. 

Hospitality Jobs

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








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