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VET opportunities

Cavendish Road SHS provides students in Years 10, 11 and 12 the opportunity to study a variety of vocational certificate courses, as well as engage in traineeships and apprenticeships.
These courses are offered either by the school or through an external training provider such as local TAFE colleges. 

Available VET opportunities

The following opportunities are currently available to students.
Do you have a Unique Student Identifier (USI) number?  From 1 January 2015 each student will need a USI to obtain their certificate or qualification from their registered training organisation. Find out more by downloading the Department of Industry USI poster (PDF, 115KB)

Employment opportunities

​School based traineeship - Cert III Hospitality ​Coffee Club - Capalaba

Coffee Club - Cert III Hospitality traineeship (PDF, 149KB)

Please subit resume to VET Coordinator in B10 by 14 July.

​3 day work experience ​Australian Defence Force

​The ADF 3 Day Work Experience Program will be conducted on 7-9 August 2017.

ADF - Work Experience Placement Form (PDF, 366KB)

ADF - Application Form (PDF, 243KB)

​Various school-based apprenticeships ​All Trades Qld

All Trades Qld - Apprenticeships (PDF, 456KB)

Students applying for these positions need to notify Mrs Schafer in room B10.

​Casual employment opportunity ​Toys R Us

Opportunities available for Store Associates at Mt Gravatt Store, Garden City Shopping Centre.  Please submit application form and resume to store management.

Toys R Us - Career Opportunities (PDF, 888KB)

Application Form (PDF, 176KB)

​Various school-based traineeship positions ​Busy At Work

School based vacancies - May 2017 (PDF, 435KB)

Reece Group vacancies - May 2017 (PDF, 55KB)

KFC Information Brochure (PDF, 1,235KB)

KFC Traineeshp Poster (PDF, 1,123KB)

Various school-based traineeship positions ​MEGT

MEGT now advertise vacancies on their Online Jobs Board

School Based Apprenticeship Information (PDF, 149KB)

Gateway Services Career Pack (PDF, 646KB)

School Based Vacancies - May 2017 (PDF, 651KB)

​Cert III in Business Administration ​Job Trail

School Based Traineeship - Mining Company (PDF, 315KB)

Job Trail - SBT Application Form (PDF, 257KB)


Courses and events

​Trade Taster Program ​Tafe Qld - Skills Tech

Do you have students who are currently in Year 10 who enjoy practical work and using their hands? Are they considering a career in the trades?

They can apply now for the Year 10 Trade Taster Program (PDF, 106KB).

​Big Day In ​University of Queensland
Year 9-12 students are invited to attend UQ's Big Day In IT Careers Conference on 8 June 2017.
​Aviation Expo ​Aviation Australia ​The Aviation Expo (formerly known as the Aviation Careers Expo) is being held on 19 Aug 2017 and offers the ultimate aviation showcase.
​2018 Courses ​Tafe Qld TAFE Queensland SkillsTech is now taking enrolments for a range of pre-apprenticeships and short courses for 2018.
​Various opportunities ​Australian Defence Force Defence Work Experience Program
​School to work transition program ​Dept Education and Training ​Places are still available in these programs - please see VET Coordinator in B10 for further information.
Please contact the VET Coordinator or visit B10 for further information.​