Careers and Vocational Studies

Joel.2The Vocational Studies Department provides careers information and guidance to students over a range of areas, including tertiary study.

Virginia Wilson, Head of Department & Vocational Studies Teacher
Sarah Sowman, Careers Administrator
Shelley Derecourt, Gateway Programme Co-ordinator

Any student or parent should contact Ms Wilson if they wish to gain careers information, or information related to study at University or other tertiary institutions.

Just-the-Job Video Series
Just-the Job video series are a series of videos that have been produced for TVNZ which show background material on a wide range of industry based occupations.  View the site by clicking the link (

Student Job Directory
MoneyHub has published a comprehensive directory of student jobs for summer 2019-2020. With 50+ well-known employers listed and links to their student job application details, there is something for everyone. Getting a summer job is a lot easier with this guide, exclusive to MoneyHub. To access the guide, visit the MoneyHub Student Job Directory.

Further information can be obtained from the Vocational Studies Department.