Career Development

NSW public schools develop their students’ effective career development skills under the umbrella of the School to Work Program.

The school develops a career education program that is overseen by a team of people which includes the careers adviser and sometimes a transition adviser.

Students are assisted to develop knowledge, skills and attitudes through a planned program, which supports them to:

  • manage life-long career and transition processes;
  • make informed decisions about their study options;
  • access the world of work; and
  • effectively participate in a future working life.

Parents can and do play an important role in their children's career and transition decision making. To find out more about the career development service being provided by NSW public schools go to: Senior Pathways or



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