Career Pathways

Kelly Services
Short Description: Kelly Services, Inc. is an American temporary staffing agency that operates throughout the world.[1] It is headquartered in Troy, Michigan, and offers services that include temporary staffing services, outsourcing, vendor on-site and full-time placement.
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In 1946, William Russell Kelly’s dynamic vision and pioneering spirit offered a unique service that quickly became popular with local businesses and established Kelly Services’ leadership of the staffing industry.

More than six decades later the company philosophy of treating every customer like the only customer is alive in everything we do and is just one of the reasons Kelly has emerged as the most trusted and respected name in workforce management solutions.

Today, Kelly Services is a Fortune 500 company delivering staffing solutions across more than 37 countries and territories that include temporary, full time placement, outsourcing and consulting.

In Australia, we are located in every major city nationwide and operate under 11 specialist divisions: SPECIALTY DIVISIONS Accounting & Finance Banking & Financial Services Call Centre Engineering Executive / Management Industrial Information Technology Office Support Outsourcing and Consulting Professional Support Scientific.

CAREERS WITH CODE
Website Address: Careers With Code
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WHY CAREERS WITH CODE?
BECAUSE TECHNOLOGY DOESN’T STAND STILL.

Neither do careers, or the skills that we need for the jobs of the future. Just as careers like ‘knocker uppers’ (yep it was a real job) were replaced by alarm clocks, ice cutters by refrigeration, and lamp lighters by electricity, so too are we seeing a transformation in the types of jobs we’ll need and want as a future society.

As few as eight years ago there were no Android or iOS developers – because there were no smartphones! Self-driving cars were just a dream. And 3-D printing of prosthetics wasn’t even imaginable. Yet today, all those these sectors are thriving and likely to supply many of tomorrow’s jobs.

Last year, Google helped to publish the Careers with Code guide, which showed the wide variety of careers that computer science can lead to – everything from art and music to medicine and agriculture. Demand for skilled computer scientists is growing rapidly. In this year’s guide we’ve showcased more amazing and diverse Computer Science careers in fields such as sport, gaming, health, sustainability, and more.

We need technically-capable grads with a passion to solve the really tough challenges facing the world. We hope this guide will inspire your students to take up the challenge and become the change makers, innovators, and creators of the future.

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Career FAQs Course Finder
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We all know what it’s like: you’ve been thinking about studying for what feels like forever, but somehow life just keeps getting in the way.
The secret to getting ahead is getting started!
The choices you make today will set your career up for tomorrow.

Find a course to suit your career goals! Browse over 2,000 courses from leading Australian universities and colleges.
Select your industry or industry specialisation, discover the most popular courses and find the right qualification to advance your career.
Career FAQS is a great online resource to assist you in you career pathways choices.

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Seek
Website Address: http://www.seek.com.au/
Short Description: SEEK is Australia’s number one jobs site. Search or browse jobs across Australia. Find work or recruit the ideal candidate
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SEEK is a diverse group of companies that have a unified purpose to help people live more fulfilling and productive working lives and help organisations succeed.

The Group encompasses a strong portfolio of employment, education and volunteer businesses which span across Australia, New Zealand, China, India, Brazil, Mexico, Indonesia, Nigeria, Bangladesh, Philippines, Vietnam, Thailand, South Africa, Kenya, Malaysia, Hong Kong and Singapore. SEEK makes a positive impact on a truly global scale with exposure to over 4 billion people and greater than 30% of Global GDP.

Our employment marketplaces are focused on facilitating the matching between jobseekers and employment opportunities, and helping hirers find candidates for advertised roles. Across our employment marketplaces we receive over 375 million visits to our sites every month and have over 3 million job opportunities available at any given time and over 100 million jobseeker profiles.

SEEK Learning offers trusted advice in relation to career related education and Online Education Services (OES) offers leading online education for working Australian adults. To date we have helped over 600,000 students find relevant career related education. SEEK’s commitment to having a positive impact on society is reflected through the diverse range of initiatives which our businesses across the globe partake in to support the communities they operate within.

In Australia SEEK Volunteer is the country’s largest single source of volunteering opportunities offering non-for-profit organisations free access to post volunteer opportunities for their organisations. This free marketplace is something SEEK is exceptionally proud of and has just introduced into New Zealand.

GradAustralia
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Our mission

To help every student find the perfect job. We work hard at GradAustralia to be the benchmark for quality, the most trusted provider, and to always think differently.

Our approach

GradAustralia is a rapidly scaling start-up, with a mission to help every student find the perfect job.

Jeff, Geoff and Steve launched GradAustralia in February 2015, and quickly gained traction with a portfolio of careers publications distributed to over 100,000 students nationally. Our tremendously popular Top 100 Graduate Employers Guide (supported by The Australian) circulates to figures of 50,000+ and continues to grow.

Our new online platform is cementing itself as a marketplace leader, helping to meaningfully guide young people as they make their biggest decisions moving from education to employment.

Our products help students to discover new job opportunities that they didn’t know existed, particularly those outside their immediate field of study. We offer exclusive graduate job reviews and company insider guides to help students make an informed shortlist of what jobs are a ‘fit’ for them, with a particular focus on helping students understand what elements of a company make it human. And finally, when students have decided on their perfect job, we help them apply and put their best foot forward with unrivalled careers advice and a personalised careers dashboard to keep track of all their shortlisted employers and applications.

Skills Impact
Short Description: Skills Impact is a national Skills Service Organisation (SSO), funded by the Commonwealth Government. Skills Impact are responsible for supporting Industry Reference Committees (IRCs) in the development of units of competency, skill sets and qualifications, for use by industry and the vocational training and education sector.
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Skills Impact:
Understands the importance of skills development.
Has in depth knowledge about vocational education and training, skills standards and qualifications.
Recognises the sustainable and economic value that grown and renewable resources, land-management based industries, and their value chains offer to the Australian economy.

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Central Regional TAFE
Short Description: Central Regional TAFE provides training pathways to great opportunities and better futures
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On the 11th April 2016 Durack Institute of Technology, Goldfields Institute of Technology Kalgoorlie Campus and the CY O’Connor Institute (Northam, Merredin and Moora campuses) formed Central Regional TAFE.

The amalgamation offers our clients an increased and extensive range of nationally recognised qualifications ranging from Certificate I through to Advanced Diploma in a wide range of industry areas. We have a campus presence in the following locations:

Geraldton (including Batavia Coast Maritime Institute and Technology Park)
Carnarvon
Exmouth
Kalgoorlie
Merredin
Moora
Northam
Wiluna

Central Regional TAFE plays an important role in addressing industry’s need for an appropriately skilled workforce by delivering training that allows regional people to maximise their employment opportunities.  Alternatively we also have considerable experience in the provision of accredited and non-accredited training solutions to meet the future needs of the labour force.  Central Regional TAFE prides itself on meeting the future needs of industry and has developed strong partnerships with our local employers.

My Future
Website Address: http://myfuture.edu.au
Short Description: myfuture is Australia’s free online career information service that assists career planning, career pathways and work transitions.
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What does myfuture include?

a career profile tool, with activities to help you discover occupations and plan your future
profiles, videos, case studies, links and other information about a broad range of occupations and industries
up-to-date details of education and training providers, scholarships and courses Australia-wide
articles to assist you in getting started in your career, changing career direction and supporting your child as they begin their career journey
labour market information, events calendar, newsletter, printable posters, animations and other helpful tools.

Youth Central
Short Description: Victorian Government’s initiative for young people aged 12-25, offers information and advice on issues like jobs, study, travel, money and events.
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You may have noticed that there’s a lot of stuff on Youth Central: articles, reviews, news, advice, tips, games, competitions, podcasts, videos… you name it, we’ve got it.

Getting all of this online would be impossible without the dedicated support of our team of editors, reporters, programmers and a whole bunch of other people who help to keep this shebang live and relevant to you.

So take your time to find out more about Youth Central: why we’re here, what we do and, most importantly, meet the people who work tirelessly behind the scenes to help keep you informed and involved.

If you like what you see, you might want to get involved yourself. Which is cool – we’d love to have you on the team! Check out our Get Published on Youth Central page for more about how you can sign up. On this website: What IS Youth Central? Get Published on Youth Central! Meet the Roving Reporters Submit an Idea Community Guidelines

Careers Australia
Short Description: Careers Australia provide courses through online & campus learning that equip you with the skills needed to advance your career & employment opportunities.
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Careers Australia was established in 2006 and has grown to become Australia’s leading private provider of Vocational Education and Training.

With 15 campuses located throughout Australia, our facilities and staff offer world class academic and student support. The extensive offering of accredited short courses, apprenticeships, traineeships, certificates and diplomas we provide creates thousands of pathways into employment and further education across a range of industries.

The Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) is the national policy for regulated qualifications in Australian education and training.

The AQF incorporates the qualifications from each education and training sector into a single comprehensive national qualifications framework. Careers Australia is made up of a number of wholly owned Registered Training Organisations and all of our courses are recognised under the AQF. We also have a number of courses registered on the Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students, which is the government body that oversees formal international student education in Australia.

What this means is that regardless of what type of student you are, where you come from, or what course you are enrolling in, you will get the same nationally recognised, globally renowned, and industry acclaimed education at Careers Australia.

Service Skills Australia
Short Description: Service Skills Australia supports training and skills development in Australia’s service industries. Their national Right Way accreditation program supports quality training delivery in the service industries.
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Service Skills Australia are a not-for-profit, independent organisation, which supports skills and workforce development in the service industries.

Their industries include retail and wholesale, sport, fitness, community recreation, outdoor recreation, travel, tourism, meetings and events, hospitality, accommodation, restaurants and catering, holiday parks and resorts, hairdressing, beauty, floristry, community pharmacy and funeral services.

The primary aim of Service Skills Australia, when developing nationally recognised training is to ensure that training is in step with the needs of employers and industry as a whole. To achieve this, they consult and engage with as broad a range of stakeholders as possible. The key stakeholder groups are: industry, both representative organisations and individual businesses; training professionals, including registered training organisations and trainers/assessors; industry regulators; and a range of state/territory and federal government bodies.

WA Community Resource Centres Network
Short Description: Western Australian regional network of Community Resource Centres.
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The Western Australian Community Resource Network (WACRN) is comprised of over 100 rural, remote and regional Community Resource Centres (CRCs). The centres are not-for-profit organisations that are independently owned and operated by their local community.

CRCs provide access to government and community services and information, and undertake community, business and economic development activities.

The WACRN is supported by the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development with funding from the State government’s Royalties for Regions program.

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Generation One Indigenous Careers Guide
Short Description: Generation One – Grad Australia’s Indigenous Careers Guide
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Generation One Indigenous Careers guide is a great resource for charting a path to your career.
You will find expert advice, case studies and all the resources you need to produce a winning resume, apply for positions and excel at interviews.
The publication also provides great insight into accessing Australia leading Indigenous graduate programs, scholarships and Internships.

Financial Careers Self-Assessment and career information
Short Description: Career Self-Assessment System

A handy tool for school students seeking suitable career information in the financial services industry.
Starts with a quick and easy self-assessment.
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Career One
Short Description: Australia’s best job search resource for job seeker & employment opportunities. Use our resume template and prepare for interviews to launch your career.
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CareerOne is a leading digital media and technology company offering innovative solutions.

CareerOne’s solutions go beyond the traditional job board and offer customers the ability to target talent across thousands of websites, manage their talent with market-leading cloud technology, and promote their company using customised virtual environments.

Job Jumpstart Website
Short Description: Tips and ideas about jobs and careers in the one spot!
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Resume quiz and tips. Resources for job searching and career planning for jobseekers and students.

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Career Guide Australia
Short Description: This site offers Australian students career information and guidance to help you make the right career choice
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Career Guide Australia offers information on:

Planning Your Career
Getting Started
Apprenticeships
Higher Education
Writing a Resume
Interview Preparation
Taking a Gap Year
Useful Links
Helpful Hints
Open Days & Events

100 Jobs of the Future
Short Description: Find your ‘job of the future’
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What will work look like in the future?
If you are entering the workforce now you may have many jobs and even multiple careers over a lifetime! The future of work will involve people collaborating effectively with machines to do what neither can do alone. What jobs will be created in the future that don’t currently exist? How can we prepare for future jobs? What skills will be needed?

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YEAR13 – What to do now!
Website Address: Year 13
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Year 13 is brought to you by the people who have spent too many years being told what to do, when to do it, and how it should be done.

When we were kids, we were asked “What do you want to do when you grow up?” Most of us said something along the lines of “Play for the Wallabies, marry Baby Spice and be a trillionaire”. But lives change, ambitions change, the Wallabies stopped winning and sh*t got real.

We’ve broken things down and sorted it all out so you can find anything you need to know about jobs, studying, gap years, travelling, apprenticeships, money and discounts. The best part is that there are absolutely no rules.

There’s no right or wrong way…whatever you choose, just make sure it’s worth your while. Take ship tonnes of photos, get out there, balls up, have fun, give everything and anything a go and learn from your mistakes.

Create a dick drawing app; we don’t even care, because you have got the rest of your life to make up for it.

Year 13 is the first year of the rest of your life. ENJOY IT!

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Skills for Education and Employment SEE
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SEE

Skills for Education and Employment

The Skills for Education and Employment (SEE) program supports job seekers whose English language, literacy or numeracy skills are making it difficult for them to find a job. This program helps students develop their skills to improve employment opportunities.

The SEE Program, fully-funded by the Australian Federal Government, is an approved activity for participation requirements for job seekers with Centrelink.

OTEN delivers a range of courses for the SEE Program:
English language courses at all levels reading and writing courses vocational qualifications with English language support in Individual Support.
Strands in Aged Care, Education Support and Home and Community. Other courses available are Early Childhood Education and Care, Hospitality, Tourism, Information Technology, Retail and Business Administration work experience components for some vocational qualifications.