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Careers and Transition coordination is an active component of our school's strategy to improve student engagement and increase school retention and completion. The St Patrick's College Careers Office aims are to provide students with up to date career information and effective advice to assist them make informed decisions about their career pathway options.

Careers and Transition services may include career development programmes, career counselling, pathway planning, subject selection advice, job search skills in resume and interview, Workplace Learning programmes and the provision of a full range of careers information booklets and course guides.

Major career development programmes at St Patrick’s College include:

  • VET in Schools Programs
  • School Based Apprenticeships
  • Work Experience and Structured Workplace Learning
  • Career Testing Tools - Career Voyage (Middle School) and Morrisby Report (Senior School)

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St Patrick's College Careers - Home page aims to provide students and parents with all the latest careers information that will help them make decisions about future career options and your life beyond school.

You can use this site to locate University, TAFE and any other type of course across Australia, get information about the VCE, search for job vacancies and much more. Feel free to drop into the Careers Office if you have any questions.

Careers Update - September 15, 2017

11 Sep

Careers Update - September 15, 2017 author: Anthony Meehan

SPC Careers – Home page http://careers.stpats.vic.edu.au/ Featured in the Weekly Career News this week: Focus on vocational training Work for the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO) straight after Year 12 Cybersecurity careers New Bachelor of Veterinary Nursing - La Trobe University and Melbourne Polytechnic Bachelor of Vet

Careers Update - August 31, 2017

30 Aug

Careers Update - August 31, 2017 author: Anthony Meehan

SPC Careers – Home page at http://careers.stpats.vic.edu.au/ Incorporating the Weekly Career News. This week’s topics: Upcoming career events VTAC Advice Nights at Swinburne University Portfolio Information Evenings at Deakin University Careers and Creative Day, Monash University  Digital Media courses Information Technology Scholarship P

Mindshop Excellence

30 Aug

Mindshop Excellence author:

Congratulations to the ten Year 10 students who recently graduated from Commerce Ballarat's Mindshop Excellence Program, which pairs high achieving students with local businesses to help solve real business problems. One group of our students spent the week with insurance company Simplex, helping to drive customer engagement and increase sales, wh