Careers

Career Advisor – Mrs Sue Craigie            
Administrative Assistant - Mrs Aimee Samuels

Career Information and Assistance 
(available to you and your parents/caregivers)
  • individual career counselling for career uncertainty and/or decision-making 
  • some testing, to help you find suitable career options 
  • information about careers and training providers 
  • career library of books, DVD’s and videos 
  • on-line information and career tools 
  • work experience placements 
  • courses to help you make decisions such as Gateway, Individualised Career Programme, STAR courses
  • assistance with CV preparation 
  • interview preparation 
  • assistance with job applications, scholarship applications 
  • individual career programme classes in Years 12 and 13

What happens when you meet with the Careers Advisor?
Spend time discussing:
  • subject options
  • tertiary and employment options
  • tasks to complete in order to help you solve your career uncertainties eg: Careerquest computer programme
  • research options for career ideas eg: www.kiwicareers.govt.nz

Appointments
Please see Mrs Craigie in the Careers Office (currently G Block) to make a time. Make sure that you are not missing any tests, trips or important lessons when you make a time.  Parents are welcome but sometimes it is a good idea for you to sort out your ideas first and then discuss it in detail with your parents.

Contact Details
Phone: (03) 489 3823 Ext 139
Email: careers@taieri.school.nz