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Southern Cross Catholic College Careers

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.

You can use this site to locate University, TAFE and any other type of course across Australia, get information about the QCE, search for job vacancies and much more. Feel free to drop into the Careers Office if you have any questions.

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Trinity College - University of Melbourne - Webinar for interstate students (Posted: 17/06/2021)

Trinity College at the University of Melbourne is hosting an online event especially for interstate students so you can find out what living on campus at the University of Melbourne is really like. 

Dean of the Residential College, Leonie Jongenelis, will talk through everything Trinity has to offer – including our academic and wellbeing support, and many sporting, cultural and social opportunities – and you’ll have the chance to hear from some of our international and interstate students first-hand. 

Date: Tuesday 29 June 2021
Time: 7:00pm to 8:00pm
To register via Zoom: click here


Start: 17th Jun 2021 3:00 pm  End: 17th Jun 2021 6:00 pm  Duration: 3 hours  Location: Online

Are you a student or parent of a student in grade 10 and considering what subjects you should choose for years 11 & 12?

Join us at our virtual subject selection expo where we will have everything you may need to know when considering what to do after school.

  • Information based on your career or school subject of interest.
  • Find out more about choosing your subjects, explore career pathways, and learn about pre-requisites required for uni courses
  • Learn about in-school study options such as our Start Uni Now (SUN) and Start Tafe Now (STN) programs
  • Live webinars for both parents and students
For more information and to register click here

Defence Force Recruiting STEM information session - Tuesday 8th June (Posted: 07/06/2021)

Brown & Hurley Apprenticeship (Junior Heavy Vehicle Mechanic) Program 2022 - Applications now open (Posted: 03/06/2021)

Applications for The Brown and Hurley Groups’ annual Junior Apprenticeship Program are now open! We are seeking 2019, 2020 and 2021 school leavers to commence a fulltime four-year Apprenticeship from January 2022 at our Townsville branch. Mature aged applicants with a background working on heavy vehicles will also be considered.

The Certificate III in Heavy Commercial Vehicle Mechanical Technology four-year apprenticeship combines specialised on the job training and learning with industry leading professionals at our state-of-the-art dealerships. After the successful completion of your apprenticeship, you will have a trade qualification and an opportunity to gain a permanent qualified tradesperson position.
Click here for further information

Opportunity - School Based Hairdressing Apprenticeship (Posted: 02/06/2021)

Please contact Mrs Bulat - Careers if you are interested in finding our more about this opportunity as soon as possible.

CQU - Post Year 12 Study Options Webinar (Posted: 01/06/2021)

Planning for post Year 12? Join CQUni’s Post Year 12 Study Options Webinar which talks through what option students can pursue after Year 12, and making a career choice. Guests will also learn where to look for information on courses, entry requirements as well as detailed information about how to apply. Register now:

Defence Work Experience Program - Townsville (Posted: 28/05/2021)

Applications are now open for the following local Defence Work Experience opportunities:
  • 2 Cav REGT Overview- Aug 2021 - Applications close 12/07/21
  • Infantry Corps Overview- Aug 2021 - Applications close 31/07/21
  • Military Law Enforcement Overview- Oct 2021 - Applications close 10/09/21
Click here to download more information and to apply or contact Mrs Bulat for further information.

James Cook University - InfoX Townsville (Posted: 28/05/2021)

Looking to future-proof your career? Find out how to make uni work for you by bringing your questions along to one of JCU's drop-in sessions. Experienced Future Student Advisors will be on-hand to provide information about course areas, distance learning, pathways to study and most importantly, where a JCU degree can take you. This is a fantastic one-on-one opportunity to discuss your new direction and get started on reaching your goals.
Date: Wednesday 2nd June 2021
Time: 5.30pm - 8.00pm
Location: JCU Townsville City campus, 373 Flinders St, Townsville, Room No. TCC-306
Details and Registration:

School Based Traineeship Opportunity - Sherriff Electrical Wholesalers (Posted: 25/05/2021)

  • Seeking Expressions of Interest from Year 10 students considering a Pathway 3 in Year 11 & 12. Qualification is a Certificate III in Warehousing. Commencing in 2022.

Please contact Mrs Bulat for further information and to find out how to apply as soon as possible.


JCU - Heroes in Sport - Year 11 & 12 Students - Physiotherapy / Sports & Exercise Science (Posted: 25/05/2021)

Heroes in Sport will take place on 15th June as a half-day program and students will explore behind the scenes at the Cowboys Community, Training and High Performance Centre.  Academic and industry experts will also be present from Physiotherapy and Sports and Exercise Science, sharing their experience and expertise with participants. Students will then take to the field for a high performance training session with the Cowboys players developing their skills in leadership, teamwork and perseverance.

Applications for Heroes in Sport are now open. More information is available here

Townsville University Hospital - High School Health Careers Program (Posted: 24/05/2021)

Seeking Expressions of Interest from Year 10, 11 & 12 students that are considering a career in Health who would like to attend a 1-day program on either:
  • Wednesday 11th August 2021 - applications close Wednesday 28th July 2021
  • Tuesday 17th August 2021 - applications close Tuesday 3rd August 2021
Numbers are limited. Please email Mrs Bulat as soon as possible regarding this opportunity.