Work Experience

Work experience is the short-term placement of secondary school students with employers to provide insights into the industry and the workplace in which they are located. The program provides students with the valuable opportunity to:

Students are placed with employers primarily to observe and learn - not to undertake activities that require extensive training or expertise. Students are advised not to undertake work experience at their part-time place of employment.

Timeline 2023:

Term 1 2023: Students contact prospective employers and request a placement.

Students must fill in the Work Arrangement Form and get it signed by the employer, student, and parent, before submitting it to Mr. Li or Mr. Kalva in the Pathways Office by 31 March. The form will then be signed by the Principal.

Term 2 2023: Students complete the Safe @ Work assessments and upload their certificates to the learning tasks in Aspire class by 31 May.

Students complete work experience placement during week 9 in Term 2 (19-23 June 2023).

Work Experience Forms to download:

Work Experience Ideas:

Consider applying for one of the following: