PACE Evening – Monday 10 June

Parents As Career Educators
Wine, Cheese and Career Information

WHEN: Monday 10th June 2019

WHERE: Paraparaumu College Staff Room

TIME: 7:00pm

How can you help your young person choose a career?

When should you start the conversation?

Come to an informative evening and hear from career counsellors and a panel of former and current students about their experiences in the world of study and work.

The evening will cover the following:

  • The future of work
  • How to make the decision between choosing a skilled trade or occupation which does not require a university degree, or aiming for a career which requires extended tertiary study
  • How a Gateway placement can lead to an apprenticeship
  • Engineering at an Auckland university and living in Auckland as a student
  • What it is like studying at local polytechnics and private training institutes
  • To gap year or not to gap year
  • How to gain a university scholarship
  • What it is like leaving school at the end of Year 12
  • What is a Trade Academy and how can it help your young person
  • Career advice takeaways for parents and caregivers

Please click on the link below to RSVP to the event: