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Careers Noticeboard

Career Pathways

Flying, Air Traffic Control and Aviation Management

Interested in Flying, Air Traffic Control or Aviation Management as a career pathway? The Aviation Programme is running in Term 2 for 8 weeks every Friday 1030-1530 May 11th - June 22nd and includes 3 flights covering the first 3 lessons towards a private pilots licence and a tour of an aviation operator at Wellington Airport each week - Airport fire rescue, Sounds Air Aircraft tour, Airport control tower, NZ Royal Airforce. This opportunity is aimed at Yr 12 students and offers 19 Level 2 aviation-related credits. Please contact Carolyn, Careers Rm if you would like more information email carolyn.lewin@onslow.school.nz or text Carolyn on 027 3899908.

Vocational Programmes & Taster Courses

A variety of short courses and career-related programmes are available to Yr 11, 12 and 13 students offering a wide range ofvocational experiences and credits towards Levels 1, 2 and 3 NCEA. Most run during the school term with some taking place in school holidays.

Programmes include:
Retail at Briscoes & Rebel Sport, Sports and Coaching at NZIS, Youth Development and Counselling at Evolve, Telecommunications at Chorus, Sound and Audio at Zeal, NZ Police Blue Light Life Skills Programme at El Rancho Waikanae, Hospitality Training at Westpac Stadium.

Taster courses are available in:

Trades CookeryHospitalityEarly Childhood HairdressingAutomotiveTourismPolice PrepDigital MediaRecording and Preparing Bands

See Carolyn or Kirsty in Careers for course descriptors, dates and applications