Career Planning

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. Heenan.

Identify your skills, abilities and work values, explore career options, and plan for your future direction. Create a Curriculum Vitae, covering letter, look at applications, and learn about job interviews.


This elective subject leads to students discovering skills and abilities for the "World of Work." This elective also leads to students making informed decisions about their next steps in work and their careers.

Career Pathways

Pathway Tags

Cook, Mining Engineer, Holiday Park Manager, Sales Representative, Accountant, Auditor, Administration Officer, Finance Manager, Receptionist, Advertising Specialist, Copywriter, Sales and Marketing Manager, Survey Technician, Personal Trainer/Fitness Instructor, Aeronautical Engineer, Agricultural/Horticultural Consultant, Air Force Airman/Airwoman, Air Force Officer, Mechanical Engineering Technician, Aircraft Loader, Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Aircraft Refueller, Product Assembler, Business Analyst, Software Developer, Retail Manager, Chemist, Building Surveyor, Arborist, Architect, Architectural Technician, Army Officer, Army Soldier, Heavy Truck Driver, Artistic Director, Insurance Loss Adjuster, Medical Physicist, Meat/Seafood Process Worker, Electronics Engineer, Collision Repair Technician, Automotive Electrician, Glazier, Automotive Technician, Automotive Refinisher, Bank Worker, Bartender, Hotel/Motel Manager, Cafe Worker, Wall and Floor Tiler, Building Insulator, Farmer/Farm Manager, Chemical Engineer, Biomedical Engineer, Biomedical Technician, Metal Worker, Brick and Blocklayer, Boat Builder, Naval Architect, Property Manager, Fabrication Engineer, Deckhand, Building Contractor, Building and Construction Labourer, Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Building and Construction Manager, Earthmoving Machine Operator, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Bus Driver, Cabinet Maker, Line Mechanic, Surveyor, Waiter/Waitress, Cafe/Restaurant Manager, Contact Centre Worker, Textile Process Operator, Motor Vehicle Salesperson, Carpenter, Carpet Cleaner, Flooring Installer, Kitchenhand, Chef, Managing Director/Chief Executive, Emergency Management Officer, Civil Engineer, Civil Engineering Technician/Draughtsperson, Insurance Claims Officer, Cleaner, Watchmaker and Repairer, Fashion Designer, Coachbuilder/Trimmer, Miner/Quarry Worker, Mine/Quarry Manager, Diver, Painter and Decorator, Communications Professional, Telecommunications Engineer, Telecommunications Technician, Industrial Designer, Information Technology Helpdesk/Support Technician, Information Technology Manager, Hotel Porter, Concrete Worker, Event Manager, Stonemason, Quantity Surveyor, Crane Operator, Jeweller, Technical Writer, Dairy Farmer, Storeperson, Data Entry Operator/Transcriptionist, Crop Farmer/Manager, Curator, Customs Broker/Freight Forwarder, Systems Administrator, Maitre d’Hotel, Visual Merchandiser, Workplace Relations Adviser, Dog Trainer, Electronics Trades Worker, Plumber, Gasfitter and Drainlayer, Driller, Driving Instructor, Personal Assistant, Economist, Electrician, Electrical Engineering Technician, Lift Technician, Energy and Chemical Plant Operator, Engineering Machinist, Information Technology Architect, Environmental Engineer, Exhibition and Collections Technician, Importer/Exporter, Plasterer, Welder, Fencer, Plastics Worker, Financial Adviser, Ranger, Marine Engineer, Flying Instructor, Food and Beverage Factory Worker, Forestry and Logging Worker, Furniture Finisher, Game Developer, Landscape Architect, Health and Safety Inspector, Glass Processor, Agricultural/Horticultural Field Representative, Hairdresser/Barber, Health and Safety Adviser, Naturopath, Immigration Officer, Industrial Spray Painter, Joiner, Locksmith, Train Driver, Market Research Analyst, Refrigeration/Air-conditioning Technician, Navy Sailor, Navy Officer, Office Manager, Pulp and Paper Mill Operator, Plastics Technician, Production Manager, Project Manager, Real Estate Agent, Recruitment Consultant, Recycler/Dismantler, Roading Construction Worker, Roadmarker, Roofer, Wood Processing Worker, Scaffolder, Travel Agent/Adviser, Valuer, Water/Wastewater Treatment Operator, Pet Groomer, Management Consultant, Test Analyst, Network Administrator, Marketing Specialist, Geospatial Specialist, Career Consultant, Data Analyst, Scrum Master, Fire Engineer, Orchard Farmer/Manager, Dairy Herd Manager, Dairy Farm Manager, Viticulturist, Plumber, Gasfitter and Drainlayer,

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