A Uniting Church coeducational independent day and boarding school in Adelaide,
South Australia

Early Learning to Year 12

Head of Careers - Edition 5 - 2021

Careers Information

UCAT

Applications to UCAT are now open. If you want to apply for medicine, dentistry, or oral health and in some cases physiotherapy you need to register for UCAT. Please visit https://www.ucat.edu.au/ucat-anz/ucat-anz-2021/ for more information. This site is also invaluable to your preparation and it’s possible to get practice tests at https://www.ucat.edu.au/ucat-anz/test-format/ucat-subtests/. For free assistance with UCAT go to https://www.icanmed.com.au/westminster/ The password is WESTMINSTERMEDDENT.

Australian Tertiary Expo

This is a highly recommended event - https://www.careersevent.com/event/adelaide-careers-event/

Defence Forces Gap Year

Do you want to earn $56,000, no strings attached whilst undertaking a Gap Year with the Defence Forces? Applications are now open for 2022 (some roles are already filled). All your expenses including medical and dentistry are paid and if you decide at the end to then go on to something else that is fine, but you will have had some wonderful learning experiences.

Please visit https://www.defencejobs.gov.au/students-and-education/gap-year/ for more information.

ANU

Applications are now open for direct application to ANU based on Year 11 grades as are some amazing scholarships at ANU including the Tuckwell Scholarship. Please visit https://www.anu.edu.au/study/apply/future-students for more information.

Adelaide Tuition Centre

Adelaide Tuition Centre is offering holiday tuition courses in Year 12 for any who are interested. Please contact seminars@adelaidetuition.com.au for more information.

Work Experience Reminder

All Year 11s will have the opportunity to undertake work experience from Tuesday 22 to Friday 25 June. All the information is on SEQTA. Please try to organise this asap as places are quite competitive. For assistance with places see examples from the past in SEQTA or go to Study Work Grow https://studyworkgrow.com.au/work-experience/

Westminster Careers Day - Monday 21 June

There will be opportunities to meet with Universities, RTOs, TAFE, Private providers and more on this full-day experience – operating on a normal school timetable with an assembly at the beginning of the day with guest speakers followed by the opportunity to go to six different presentations

Jenny Howland
Head of Careers