This week Year 13 students started with the first of the Careers Liaison Officer visits. Dan Gread from Canterbury University came to speak to the students on Wednesday with around 25 students turning up to hear what Canterbury can offer them in study courses. Next week Auckland University will be here and other Universities and Polytech’s will roll out their information sessions over the coming weeks.
The Gateway programme started for some students with their first introduction to the workforce taking place on Thursday. Hokonui Tertiary High School also start on Friday for some programmes, with the rest starting mid-March.
A forklift course ran on Thursday with a group of students travelling to Invercargill to learn the theory and practical handling of forklifts. This is such a useful addition to their CV's
Joy Delahunt - Gateway/Careers Administrator