Useful internet sites for career planning by xdb19855

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									                                  USEFUL INTERNET SITES
                             FOR CAREER PLANNING - 2007
 There are many Internet sites that can help you with your career planning. Below is a selection you might find useful.
 Many of these sites have links to other helpful sites. Be aware that Internet addresses do change. These addresses were
 active on 01 August 2007.

Career questionnaires                                                   Skills for the Future
                                                                        www.skillsforthefuture.gov.au/
Australian Careers
www.jobsearch.gov.au/careersearch.aspx?WHCode=2                         Specific occupations
Job Juice
www.jobjuice.gov.au/default.htm                                         Accounting
myfuture                                                                www.icaa.org.au/
www.myfuture.edu.au (select My Guide)                                   www.cpacareers.com.au/
Smart future                                                            Architecture
www.smartfuture.qld.gov.au                                              www.architecture.com.au
                                                                        Auto careers
Career planning                                                         www.autocareers.com.au
                                                                        Aviation Australia
Australia’s Careers Online                                              www.aviationaustralia.net.au/index.php?home/item/7
www.careersonline.com.au/ (select Start here)                           Biotechnology
Career Information Service                                              www.biotechnology.gov.au/
www.cis.qsa.qld.edu.au/                                                 Construction industry
Graduate Careers                                                        www.constructmycareer.com.au
www.graduatecareers.com.au/ (select Industry Career                     www.bigplans.com.au
Profiles)                                                               www.csq.org.au
myfuture                                                                www.beconstructive.com.au/
http://www.myfuture.edu.au/ (select My Guide)                           Creative Industries Skills Council
jobjuice                                                                www.cisc.com.au
www.jobjuice.gov.au/ (select Choose a direction)                        Defence Forces
The Good Guides                                                         www.defencejobs.gov.au
www.thegoodguides.com.au/ (select Career)                               Engineering
Year 12 – what next?                                                    www.ieaust.org.au/careers/index.html
www.year12whatnext.gov.au/                                              www.coordinatorgeneral.qld.gov.au/engineer/students/ind
                                                                        ex.shtm
Occupational information                                                Film & TV industry
                                                                        www.afc.gov.au/
Australian Careers                                                      Information technology
jobsearch.gov.au/ (select Careers and Job Explorer)                     www.acs.org.au/ (select IT Careers Portal)
Australia’s Careers Online                                              www.itskillshub.com.au
www.careersonline.com.au/ (select Start here/World of                   Invest Australia – agribusiness, biotechnology,
career information)                                                     energy industries, environmental industries, financial
Careers Advice Australia – Connect to your future                       services, ICT, advanced manufacturing, minerals,
www.careeradviceaustralia.gov.au/                                       nanotechnology, and services
Enterprise Network for Young Australians                                www.investaustralia.gov.au/#
www.enya.org.au/                                                        Manufacturing
Get a Trade                                                             www.zoom.aigroup.asn.au/
www.getatrade.gov.au/                                                   Marine Science
Job Explorer - Search for Job Characteristics                           www.amsa.asn.au/
jobsearch.gov.au/JobExplorer/default.aspx                               Mining
Job Guide - Occupational profiles                                       www.miningcareers.com
www.jobguide.dest.gov.au/                                               www.qrccareers.org.au
Job Outlook - Information on Occupations and                            www.ausimm.com.au/main/education/careers.php
Careers                                                                 Music industry
jobsearch.gov.au/joboutlook/default.aspx                                www.themusic.com.au/
                                                                        Nanotechnology
myfuture                                                                www.innovation.gov.au/index.cfm?event=object.showCon
www.myfuture.edu.au (select The Facts)                                  tent&objectID=9503052F-65BF-4956-
National Innovation Website – Youth                                     B5BC7362DC90786C
www.innovation.gov.au/index.cfm?event=object.showInd                    Nursing
exPage&objectID=33DEB348-2552-A17D-                                     www.thinknursing.com/
A4E86B5746C975C8                                                        Queensland Police
Skilling Solutions Queensland                                           www.police.qld.gov.au/pr/join/default.shtml
www.skillingsolutions.qld.gov.au/



Curriculum Branch, Department of Education Training and the Arts, July 2007
Queensland Public Service                                              (search for Scholarships)
jobs.qld.gov.au/working/qldps.asp                                      Department of Education Training & the Arts
Recreation industry                                                    http://education.qld.gov.au/marketing/service/higher-
www.rtq.com.au                                                         education/university/courses-other-
Retail                                                                 info.html#uni_scholarships_and_grants
www.ara.com.au/careers                                                 Going to uni
Science                                                                www.goingtouni.gov.au/ (select Fees, loans and
www.smartfuture.qld.gov.au                                             scholarships)
http://science.uniserve.edu.au/                                        myfuture
www.careersinscience.gov.au                                            www.myfuture.edu.au (select The Facts)
http://smartmoves.questacon.edu.au/index_flash.asp
Tourism and hospitality                                                Queensland education
www.ttq.org.au/
Volunteering                                                           Department of Education Training & the Arts
www.volunteeringaustralia.org/html/s01_home/home.asp                   www.education.qld.gov.au
                                                                       Queensland Studies Authority
Working conditions                                                     www.qsa.qld.edu.au
                                                                       Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre
Australian Council of Trade Unions                                     www.qtac.edu.au
www.worksite.actu.asn.au                                               Smart OP
Pay scale summaries                                                    www.qsa.qld.edu.au/for/students/smartOP.html
www.workchoices.gov.au/ourplan/payconditions/Payscale
summariesS-U.htm                                                       Tertiary institutions
Young Workers Advisory Service
www.ywas.org/                                                          Australian Agricultural College Corporation
Wage Net                                                               www.agriculturalcollege.qld.edu.au
www.wagenet.gov.au                                                     Australian Catholic University National
workplace.gov.au                                                       www.acu.edu.au
www.workplace.gov.au/                                                  Australian College of Natural Medicine
                                                                       www.acnm.edu.au
Training sites                                                         Australian Defence Force Academy
                                                                       www.defence.gov.au/adfa/
Department of Education Training & the Arts                            Australian Maritime College
www.trainandemploy.qld.gov.au/                                         www.amc.edu.au
Group Training Australia                                               Australian tertiary course information
www.grouptraining.com.au/career_options/career_option                  www.goingtouni.gov.au (select Course Information)
s.html                                                                 Australian Universities (select Universities)
Department of Education, Science & Training                            www.avcc.edu.au
www.dest.gov.au                                                        Bond University
Australian Apprenticeships Centres                                     www.bond.edu.au
www.australianapprenticeships.gov.au/default.asp                       Central Queensland University
National Training Information Service                                  www.cqu.edu.au
www.ntis.gov.au                                                        Christian Heritage College
TAFE Queensland                                                        www.chc.qld.edu.au
www.tafe.qld.gov.au                                                    Going to uni
                                                                       www.goingtouni.gov.au/
Financial assistance                                                   Griffith University
                                                                       www.gu.edu.au
Centrelink                                                             James Cook University
www.centrelink.gov.au                                                  www.jcu.edu.au
Going to uni                                                           QANTM College
www.goingtouni.gov.au/ (select Fees, loans and                         www.qantmcollege.edu.au
scholarships)                                                          Open Universities Australia
The Source                                                             www.open.edu.au/wps/portal
http://thesource.gov.au                                                Queensland University of Technology
Youth Allowance Guide                                                  www.qut.edu.au
www.centrelink.gov.au/internet/internet.nsf/payments/you               Queensland Institute of Business & Technology
th_allow.htm                                                           www.qibt.qld.edu.au
                                                                       SAE Institute
Scholarships                                                           www.saecollege.edu.au
                                                                       SkillsTech Australia
ATSI undergraduate scholarships                                        www.skillstech.tafe.qld.gov.au
http://cis.qsa.qld.edu.au/deadly/scholarships_atsic.html               Southern Cross University
Australian Govt Undergraduate Scholarships,                            www.scu.edu.au
Fellowships & Grants                                                   TAFE Queensland Institutes
www.education.gov.au/goved/browse/0,14899,14927,191                    www.tafe.qld.gov.au
80,18159,17439,15579                                                   The University of New England
Career Information Service                                             www.une.edu.au
www.cis.qsa.qld.edu.au//learningoptions/study-                         The University of Queensland
how/scholarships.html                                                  www.uq.edu.au
Check tertiary institution websites


Curriculum Branch, Department of Education Training and the Arts, August 2007
Universities Australian - contact details                              InterExchange
www.universitiesaustralia.edu.au/database/report.asp                   www.interexchange.org/
?a=memberunis                                                          International Exchange Programs
University of the Sunshine Coast                                       www.iep.org.au/homev3_flash.asp
www.usc.edu.au                                                         Overseas Working Holidays
University of Southern Queensland                                      www.owh.com.au/
www.usq.edu.au                                                         STA Travel
                                                                       www.statravel.com.au/cps/rde/xchg/au_division_web_live/
Job search                                                             Volunteering
                                                                       http://www.volunteeringaustralia.org/html/s01_home/hom
Australian workplace                                                   e.asp
www.workplace.gov.au
Career one
www.careerone.com.au
Youth Pathways
                                                                       DISCLAIMER: While Education Queensland has established
www.youthpathways.dest.gov.au
                                                                       quality assurance procedures to ensure that all material on this
Seek                                                                   Site is governed by high standards of currency and accuracy,
www.seek.com.au/                                                       Education Queensland does not make any warranties or
The Source                                                             representations about the accuracy and currency of the material
http://thesource.gov.au                                                on this Site.
Public Service - Australian Government
http://jobsearch.gov.au/government/default.aspx?WHCod                  This Site has been established to provide information about
e=0 or http://www.psgazette.gov.au/                                    career options, but does not make any recommendations or
                                                                       provide any advice in relation to career options. Users should
Public Service - State & Territory Govts
                                                                       not rely on the information contained in this Site and Education
http://jobsearch.gov.au/Government/GovLinks.aspx?WH                    Queensland recommends that users contact the relevant
Code=5                                                                 educational institution or professional or trade organisations
Public Service - Queensland Government                                 before making any career decisions.
http://www.jobs.qld.gov.au/
Defence Forces
www.defencejobs.gov.au (select Careers)

Info for students with a disability

Australian Catholic University National
www.acu.edu.au/student_life/student_services/disabi
lity_services.cfm
Career Information Service
www.cis.qsa.qld.edu.au/special/index.html
Griffith University
www.gu.edu.au/ua/aa/ss/equity/home.html
Job Access
www.jobaccess.gov.au/JOAC/Home/
Job Search
http://jobsearch.gov.au/Jobseeker/DisabledPeople.aspx?
WHCode=0
myfuture
www.myfuture.edu.au (select The Facts & Career Links)
Queensland University of Technology
www.equity.qut.edu.au/programs
The University of Queensland
www.sss.uq.edu.au/index.html

Info for Indigenous students

Deadly pathways
http://www.cis.qsa.qld.edu.au/deadly/index.html
myfuture
www.myfuture.edu.au (select The Facts & Career Links)
workplace.gov.au
www.workplace.gov.au/workplace/Individual/IndigenousA
ustralians/

Gap year organisations

Antipodeans Abroad
www.antipodeans.com.au/
Camp America
www.campamerica.com.au/
Gap Australia
www.gapaustralia.org/



Curriculum Branch, Department of Education Training and the Arts, August 2007

								
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