Careers and Pathways

Career development is the ongoing process of managing life, learning and work. Within the school context, it involves aiding the development of skills, knowledge and attitudes aimed at supporting students to plan, research and make informed decisions about education, training and career choices.

The College has two key positions with responsibility for supporting students in Careers and Pathways:


Careers and Pathways Coordinator
Mrs Elly Martin
03 5622 6246

Key areas of responsibility include the provision of general career and course information and counselling for students, as well as communication of relevant careers information, opportunities and programs to the College community. This role is the first point of contact for careers enquiries including those from students, staff, parents and tertiary institutions. This role is also responsible for the management of the Career Resource Area and the Year 10 Work Experience program.


Applied Learning Leader
Mr Carlo Piad
03 5622 6364

Key areas of responsibility include the provision of careers information and support for students whom are part of an applied learning program within the College as well as the primary contact for students undertaking Vocational Education and Training and/or Structured Workplace Learning as part of their applied learning program.

Careers and Pathways offer the following services and resources:

Careers and Pathways assistance: Careers and Pathways Programs
Placement and job opportunities Year 12 VTAC Information Session
Job seeker advice Tertiary Information Service
MSCW programs, information and advice Fed Uni Experience Days
VET in Schools Year 10 Work Experience
One-on-one appointments Year 9 Pathways Excursion and Job Skills Expo
University options and courses Inspiring Young People activities
Regular SIMON/PAM careers notices Morrisby Profile
Subject selection counselling Trade Pathways Programs
Monthly career newsletter STEM Sisters program
Qualification and pathways information Structured Workplace Learning for Applied Learning students
GAP options Access to VET in the VCE
Helpful career resources Range of careers focussed excursions
TAFE options and courses Access to Responsible Service of Alcohol training
Key dates and open days Institution and guest speakers
Tertiary application process, scholarships and accommodation options Reflection and goal-setting with careers-focussed questions included

Helpful Online Resources