Category: Careers


University 1:1 Counselling appointments at St John’s Grammar School

By Tracey Wilson,

  Representatives from The University of Adelaide, UniSA and Flinders University will be in person at St John’s on Wednesday 19 August from 1pm – 8pm. 15 minute timeslots with any of the Universities allowing students and parents to seek clarification around degrees and entry pathways. Appointments will be in the upstairs Retreat House Year  … Read more

Monash University Webinar

By Tracey Wilson,

Jacqui Burchell from Monash University in Melbourne is unable to visit us this year, so will be running a webinar on Wednesday 5 August, Week 3, at lunchtime for students interested in studying there. Any interested Senior School students are welcome to come to the Conference Room in Retreat House (go to Retreat House Reception  … Read more

St John’s Grammar SATAC Information Webinar

By Tracey Wilson,

Year 12 students and their parents are invited to attend our virtual SATAC Information Evening to go through the process of applying for university. This will be held on Wednesday 5 August at 7:30pm please follow the link below to join.   https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89376798504?pwd=M0tJeXdJSHZMWDE5dFRiMVlnK0ZJUT09   In preparation for the evening, Year 12 students will be given  … Read more

Year 12 SATAC Application process webinar (UniSA)

By Tracey Wilson,

Applying to UniSA, Pathways and Ordering Preferences Webinar UniSA are hosting an information webinar via Zoom next week on Wednesday 29 July, 5.30pm – 6.30pm. This webinar is designed to provide Year 12 students and parents with information on the SATAC application process, pathways into UniSA and how to order your preferences to get the  … Read more

Year 10 Work Experience update

By Tracey Wilson,

Whilst Year 10 Work experience had to be postponed from Week 5 this term until later in the year given Covid-19 concerns, students have undertaken virtual work experience through The Careers Department program within their PLP subject. As we are keen to enable students to still have exposure to all of the advantages that being  … Read more

Virtual Careers Expos

By Tracey Wilson,

Dear Senior School Students The impact of COVID-19 has been felt across the world, with the education industry experiencing significant disruption. For students in years 10,11 and 12, this time of the year is an important one, with decisions being made that will shape your future careers. Due to the cancellation of the Tertiary Studies  … Read more

Year 10 Work Experience

By Tracey Wilson,

  Work Experience is fast approaching for your child.  This will take place from Monday 25 May to Friday 29 May 2020. It is most important that a Work Experience placement is organised as soon as possible and the relevant paperwork is completed and returned to school by Week 10 of this term.   Please  … Read more

Year 10 Work Experience 2020

By Tracey Wilson,

  Five days of Work Experience is part of the Personal Learning Plan (PLP), a compulsory Stage 1 SACE subject, undertaken by all Year 10 students at St John’s Grammar School.   Work Experience should be viewed as an educational/learning experience that is conducted in another environment, the workplace. Whether your son/daughter intends to seek  … Read more