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Careers and Transition coordination is a vital component of a school's strategies to improve student engagement and increase school retention and completion. The St Patrick's College Careers Office aims are to provide students with effective careers information and 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 training - resume and interview, Workplace Learning and the provision of a full range of careers guides and course information.

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

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

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The SPC Careers Blog is now the "one stop shop" for all matters careers. Available as a public access site for both students and parents, all the latest posts will provide up to date careers service guide with website links, current events, upcoming expos and career education tips. Put this one in your favourites!

Careers Update - May 25, 2017

24 May

Careers Update - May 25, 2017 author: Anthony Meehan

Morrisby Online Parent Information Evening - this Wednesday May 31 REMINDER FOR THIS WEDNESDAY, MAY 31st from 7.30pm in the OCA Collegians Pavilion. All year 10 parents are invited to a special Q&A session with Mr Barry Darnell, Career Analysts. Morrisby Online is the 'gold standard' careers report and been issued to Year 10s this term. Mea

Careers Update - May 11, 2017

10 May

Careers Update - May 11, 2017 author: Anthony Meehan

For Weekly Careers News, Information and Events check: SPC Careers Portal: http://careers.stpats.vic.edu.au/ SPC Careers Blog: http://spccareersblog.edublogs.org/ Weekly Career News This week’s topics are: Focus on Open Days Tips on preparing for the UMAT Science news from RiAUS UNSW Co-op Scholarships, worth over $18 000 per year Learn

Careers Update - April 27, 2017

26 Apr

Careers Update - April 27, 2017 author: Anthony Meehan

Weekly Career News This weeks topics are: Focus on careers relating to physics Science news from RiAUS Dual TAFE and university qualifications at La Trobe University Industry experience for mining engineering, geoscience and minerals processing students at FedUni Robotics Engineering industry experience at Swinburne University Elite Athlet