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Careers Notices

Our aim is to provide you with all the latest information that will help you make decisions about your future career and your life beyond school.

On this page you can find current notices of interest from your careers advisor.


Careers Update

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  • Students aiming high and achieving in 2020, despite the hurdles this year has brought us
  • Let’s celebrate the incredible achievements of our students in 2020
  • TAFE NSW Excellence Awards 
  • Training course opportunities at Newcastle High School
  • Foundation Skills for Vocational Pathways Course Project Success
  • A taste of TAFE a success!
  • Sustainability group and Recycling initiatives
  • Future careers support available
  • Boost 21 – help for our school leavers


Reminder to our Year 12 (2020) students, school leavers support program announced from Training Services NSW.
BOOST 21 - a new incentive to support school leavers navigate employment or further learning. School transition planning support for your future employment and training is available, scan the QR code and register for further information.

Youth Links

Parents can keep up to date with important Careers Information

Parents and community are welcome to subscribe to the weekly Careers Flyer emailed each Monday.
It is packed with local jobs, careers events and opportunities specific to young people in the Newcastle /Hunter area.
Year 10, 11 and 12 students will automatically be sent the publication.
If you are interested in being added to the distribution list (Bcc - privacy assured) please your interest via: Email: or Phone: 49693177

UAC / NESA Updates

NESA key dates have changed as follows:

  • ATARs released - 9am Friday 18 December
  • Deadline for changing preferences for December Round 2 - midnight Saturday 19 December
  • December Round 2 offers released - 7.30am Wednesday 23 December

No other dates in 2020 have been changed and offers for Schools Recommendation Schemes (SRS) will still be released on 12 November.

The timing of offers in January 2021 may change to accommodate results from other states; this will be confirmed as soon as possible.

HSC students have access to their personalised 2020 HSC written examination timetable released via Students Online.

HSC key dates and exam timetables available here.

UAC key dates available here.

UAC COVID-19 update available here.

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