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Southern Catholic College Careers Showcase

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Get ready for the first ever Southern Catholic College Careers Showcase!

Taking place at MAC 02, students in Years 9-12 are invited to an expo-style event that will support them in discovering where their learning journey can take them next.

Students can explore an extensive range of opportunities while speaking with industry experts and learning what study and career pathways are available in Hobart, Australia and beyond.

Catholic Colleges will be attending the Showcase during the day at various times (chat to your teachers to find out more!) and students are also welcome to return with their parents or carers. The main Showcase day is Friday 19 May 9.00am – 6.00pm.

Each College's subject specialists and career advisors are also available to guide you through the upcoming subject selection process and provide options for further education and training, so you can make informed choices for your future.

Learn more about what’s on offer and who will be there below, plus be sure to check out the links below for the Showcase map and passport!

Have a question? Get in contact with the Careers Advisor at your College. 

We look forward to seeing you at the Southern Catholic College Careers Showcase!

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Microsoft enables digital transformation for the era of an intelligent cloud and an intelligent edge. Its mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more.

We believe that all learners deserve access to an equitable education – including best-in-class learning solutions and technologies – regardless of their ability, income, language, location, or identity.

Microsoft is committed to supporting equitable learning environments in all school systems. This means using safe and trusted first-party solutions that foster inclusivity, enable real-time insights, leverage available cloud services, and best prepare students for the future.

AFL SportsReady is a not-for-profit company dedicated to helping young Australians develop careers through traineeships, cadetships, direct employment and educational opportunities.

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Ambulance Tasmania offers a variety of career and lifestyle options for:

  • permanent officers
  • volunteer officers
  • independent services support.

We employ around 400 operational paramedics around the state in shifts to ensure an always-on service. From 48 stations with 8 urban bases and 17 branch stations across Tasmania, we provide:

  • emergency ambulance care
  • rescue and transport services
  • non-emergency patient transport service
  • air ambulance
  • wilderness and helicopter rescue services.
  • public education.

Blueline Laundry is a purpose driven laundry and linen service that has been creating meaningful employment opportunities for people of all abilities, backgrounds and cultures for 130 years.

With over 200 staff and sites in Hobart and Launceston, Blueline offers a wide range of career opportunities and experiences within an inclusive and diverse workplace that is welcoming to all.

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Your ability to enjoy a healthy lifestyle is our primary concern. Whether you want to recover from an injury or run a marathon, our aim is to help you do those things in the best physical condition.
All BODYSYSTEM practitioners receive continuing education and training to ensure that your treatment is backed by science and the latest research
The BODYSYSTEM Rehab Studio, where you can work on preventing injury or fixing an existing problem under the supervision of a practitioner.

Our unique pre-employment program developed and run by Centacare Evolve Housing to support young and vulnerable job seekers to gain meaningful employment in the building industry.

Build Up Tassie works with construction partners, including St Joseph Affordable Homes, to provide one-on-one coaching to participants before employment, once they are employed and for the duration of their apprenticeship or traineeship.

Build Up Tassie does not charge participants any fees. The sale of the Charity House will help fund 50 participants through the program.

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CatholicCare Tasmania stands in the long tradition of Catholic service to those in need.

Our broad range of community and family programs are supported by people who naturally care for others; particularly those who demonstrate unconditional positive regard for those
experiencing life’s hardships. Our services are available to people from all walks of life across Tasmania.

Interested in a career helping others in the community? Find out more at or follow us on socials.

CatholicCare Tasmania stands in the long tradition of Catholic service to those in need.

Our early learning and care services are run by skilled educators who care for, and educate, future generations of Tasmanians. Our educators utilise play-based learning programs and access CatholicCare’s social and support services to ensure children in our care, and their families, receive the very best support they need to succeed in life.

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The term ‘vocation is derived from vocare, meaning ‘to call’. Every Christian, through their baptism, is called to holiness and to mission as a committed follower of Jesus Christ.

However, as Christians we are also invited by the Lord to live the call to holiness in particular ways, or vocations. Discernment is the process of discovering and exploring the vocation to which the Lord is inviting you.

CPA Australia is one of the world's largest accounting bodies and is an international, interconnected member organisation.

CPA Australia has a membership of 170,826 members in over 100 countries and regions, supported by 19 offices globally.
Our core services to members include education, training, technical support and advocacy.

Come discuss with us what a career in accounting may look like for you!


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With more than 5500 experts based in 55 local and international centres, extensive local and international networks, and a burning desire to get things done, we are Australia's catalyst for innovation and a global force in transforming imagination into reality. But, have you ever wondered what it's like at CSIRO behind the scenes and what you can expect as one of our team members?

Help unlock a better future for everyone.

Defence is invested in its people, giving them tools and experiences that allow them to achieve their best and build their careers. There are a number of different pathways that are available to students after their mandatory schooling to enter the area of Defence.

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Keystone Tasmania is working closely with all sectors of industry to deliver a major state-wide campaign - Be Part of Building Something Big - to encourage Tasmanians to consider a career in the building and construction industry.

As part of that commitment, a suite of interactive hands-on career resources is in development and a sneak peek of the Virtual Reality experience (The Career Sphere) has been arranged especially for the Southern Catholic College Careers Showcase.

Our Drysdale Campus in Hobart is located right in the middle of the CBD, and provides specialist tourism and hospitality training, as well as qualifications in tour guiding and travel.

Featuring commercial kitchens, a bakery, barista training rooms and a licensed bar, Drysdale Campus is set up to equip you with the hands-on practical experience you need to be successful in your future career.

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Established in 1972 as a small, family-owned and operated business in Tasmania’s North-West, Fairbrother has steadily grown to become a recognised leader in the building and construction industry. Wholly owned by key management staff and employees, our stellar success in the Tasmanian market has enabled us to expand into regional Victoria and also to undertake selected projects nationally.

Our directly employed, diverse and highly-skilled workforce provide a comprehensive range of services to our clients encompassing all facets of the building construction and maintenance process. An Employer of Choice, we directly employ 350 people in our core business and in excess of 500 people across all business units including our subsidiary company.

Founded in Tasmania in 1944, Hazell Bros is a diverse, family-owned and operated business with a growing footprint across Tasmania, South Australia and Queensland. With over 700 employees operating across the construction, resources, industrial markets, asset management and transport sectors, Hazell Bros has a strong reputation for reliability and quality, achieved through the skill and dedication of our people.

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At Headlam Howlett Excavations we supply earthmoving and excavation services across a number of industries. Whatever your requirements, our experienced team can help and no job is too big or too small. Whether you require the land preparing for landscaping, the foundations digging for new homes, or assistance in road construction, our team is here to help.

The Link provides free and confidential health and wellbeing services for young people aged 12 to 25. Services available at The Link include:

  • General advice and support
  • Alcohol and other drugs support
  • Sexual and reproductive health
  • Youth Health Fund

The Link is the Lead Agency for headspace Hobart. headspace supports young people aged 12 to 25 across four core areas:

  • Mental health
  • Physical and sexual health
  • Alcohol and other drugs
  • Work and study
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We are Australia's largest generator of clean, renewable energy, and champions for a sustainable future. Our people are diverse, skilled, and passionate about securing a clean energy future.

Incat is a global leader in optimal lightweight ship design and construction for ferry operators and specialist service providers. From fast, flexible and efficient vehicle-passenger ferries to lightweight, zero emission marine transport solutions, Incat is leading the World in the transition to environmentally friendly, zero emission ro-pax ferries.

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Mas supports employment, development and growth opportunities for individuals, employers and communities. Mas delivers a wide range of support services to empower businesses, individuals and communities across Australia. In collaboration with business, government and industry, we work to equip Australia’s diverse workforce, employers and communities with the skills they need to grow.

MEGT are your local Apprenticeship and Traineeship specialists. We can assist by offering guidance on where to find your apprenticeship, how to apply, as well specialists to see you through the life of your training package.

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We help young Australian athletes with the opportunity to obtain a scholarship at a university in the USA. Our mission is to promote opportunities through sport and assist athletes with this once in a lifetime chance to play their sport at the highest level while earning a degree. 

Oral Health Services Tasmania (OHST) is a state-wide public oral health care provider in Tasmania providing dental services including oral examinations, dental x-rays, fillings, tooth extractions, preventative care, dental, oral hygiene and dietary advice, and full/partial dentures. OHST also hosts Dental University Students, offers a Graduate Program, and delivers community oral health promotion/education sessions.

 OHST provides dental services from 33 sites around Tasmania. Adult services are predominantly provided from 6 major dental centres as well as 3 Special Care Dental Units (located within hospital precincts). Child and Adolescent Services are provided predominantly from 23 community clinics. OHST also operates 2 mobile dental units across Tasmania to visit communities and 3 dental vans to deliver preventative dentistry at public schools and early childhood settings.

 Each year OHST have traineeship, apprenticeship and graduate opportunities available.

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The Guild represents a constant reinvestment of funds and skills into providing service, innovation and representation to our members. Proving the Tasmanian pharmacy community access to quality professional development and up to date industry knowledge within their own region. 

Education and training opportunities that equip the community pharmacy sector to grow and transform their businesses and deliver high quality patient health outcomes.

Radiation therapists use state of the art and highly technical equipment to design, plan and administer radiation treatment to cancer patients, and provide related care to patients in conjunction with radiation oncologists or other medical specialists.

The Australian Society of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy is the peak body representing medical radiation practitioners in Australia. Their mission is “To empower medical radiation practitioners for the health of all Australians”.

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Shadforth is one of the largest wealth advice organisations in Australia providing expert, ongoing advice to over 10,000 private clients, trusts and business nationally.  With $14 billion in FUM and employing over 100 advisers nationally, the Tasmanian founded firm will celebrate their 100 year anniversary next year.

St Joseph Affordable Homes is a building and construction social enterprise. St Joseph Affordable Homes exists to deliver social and affordable homes, providing substantial employment opportunities and supporting wellbeing for young Tasmanians. We provide training and employment opportunities, specifically much needed trade apprenticeships in a range of construction areas, gained through an in-house apprenticeship scheme.

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The St Thomas Aquinas Teaching Schools hosts a Teacher Cadet program which delivers an integrated, hands on development approach to Teacher Education in Tasmania.

The Program has a three-way structure encompassing: An online University Bachelor of Education or Master of Teaching degree, Weekly Intensive Teacher Development Sessions, and Weekly School Placements as a paid Cadet Teacher working alongside a qualified Mentor Teacher. The program is aimed at Tasmanian school leavers, young adults, and mature aged students who seek a vocation in Catholic education after their degree.

At Sustainable Timber Tasmania, we manage over 800,000 hectares of forest. It’s a great responsibility and one that we never take for granted.  

The work we do is about more than making forests productive. We’re here to keep them healthy and thriving. We do this for our industry and customers, as well as the island that future generations will inherit.   

From conservation to firefighting, our people care for the lands we manage with passion and respect. 

Above all, sustainability is what drives us. Because our future depends on sustainability, Tasmanians can depend on us.  

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We can help you launch your career as an apprentice mechanic in light vehicle, heavy vehicle, auto electrical, motorcycle, parts interpreter, panel beating, spray painting, commercial vehicle fabrication, elevated work platform, engine reconditioner, forklift mechanic, or marine technician.

The Tasmanian Hospitality Association is the peak industry body for hotels, accommodation, restaurants, cafes, caterers, community, sporting and RSL clubs in Tasmania.

The THA is a proactive body which seeks at all times to advocate for the hospitality sector, and ensure Tasmania has a viable and profitable hospitality industry both now and into the future.


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Discover your future pathways with TasTAFE!

We are the largest registered training provider in Tasmania. TasTAFE delivers over 180 nationally accredited and industry-endorsed qualifications.

There are many pathways to explore at TasTAFE like cookery, nursing, digital media, construction just to name a few.

The Tasmanian Building Group Apprenticeship Scheme, we are with you every step of the way.

TasBGAS is a 100% Tasmanian owned and operated Group Training Organisation and Registered Training Organisation (60035). We have provided career opportunities for job seekers and serviced businesses within the building and construction industry for more than 38 years.


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Firefighters come from diverse backgrounds and there is no such thing as a typical firefighter.

To become a career firefighter, it is important to demonstrate determination, motivation, fitness, willingness to learn, and passion for working in a team.

The journey to get there requires commitment but with passion, it is achievable.

Although male-dominated traditionally, firefighting is becoming more inclusive and women who meet the criteria are encouraged to apply. It is an exciting career that involves much more than just extinguishing fires.

Tasmania Police is committed to recruiting people who are able to provide effective policing services to the community of Tasmania. We know that in order for us, as an organisation to achieve this, we must be an equal opportunity employer and we must be representative of the community we serve.

Tasmania Police recognises that modern policing in a culturally diverse society requires police officers who reflect the gender, cultural, linguistic and regional diversity of our community.

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The Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture (TIA) has the mandate to progress the agricultural industry of Tasmania through the provision of industry relevant research and development, encouraging the industry adoption of findings, and through the delivery of educational offerings relevant to Tasmania.

TIA is a joint venture between the University of Tasmania and the Tasmanian Government and formed in 1997 by bringing together the human and physical resources of the Tasmanian Government with the scientific research and teaching capacity of the University of Tasmania.

Tassal Group is the largest vertically integrated seafood producer in Australia.

With more than 35 years experience, our passion drives our commitment to meet the growing market and customer demand for healthy, sustainable and nutritious food.

We believe in sustainably produced food, through responsibly harnessing our precious water resources and playing our part in ensuring a prosperous, healthy planet for future generations. Tassal is recognised as the Australian aquaculture leader.

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As a university, we’re dedicated to providing every student with a hands-on education and an unforgettable adventure. From our vibrant cities to the stillness of our World Heritage-listed wilderness, our island is a place of contrasts – and we embrace its character in everything we do.

VOS is made up of many reliable, multi-skilled, caring people of integrity. The company ensures that employees' skills and potential are identified, developed and utilised to the advantage of the individual, the company's business activities and the customers' benefit. Today we employ over 200 people throughout Tasmania, and Victoria. This enables us to be a confident service provider offering quality workmanship with integrity, reliability and expertise.

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When you join William Adams, you join a proven, successful Australian company built upon the entrepreneurial foundation of our owners, the Elphinstone family. A career at William Adams provides exposure to not just the wider Elphinstone Group of companies, but also the broader Caterpillar global network of dealers. 

We provide a welcoming, safe, and supportive work environment where our people take pride in team achievements, with a bit of fun along the way.

As Tasmania’s largest employer of trainees and apprentices, Work & Training provide workforce solutions that create opportunities for individuals, businesses and organisations to grow and support Tasmanian communities to thrive in Government Departments and Private Sector in various Industries and various vocations – Business, Information Technology, Early Childhood Education and Care, Dental Assisting, Automotive, Construction and Horticulture to name a few.

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The Department of Health is responsible for hospitals, ambulances, community health, and related areas such as primary healthcare.

The TCSPC is a collaborative and representative organisation dedicated to assisting Catholic School parents (and children), ensuring they have voice at both a local and national level.  We also aim to help with Parent Engagement within Catholic Education as a whole, and to help and empower parents take an active role in the education of their children. 

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Have you always been interested in aeroplanes or flying but have never had the opportunity to pursue it further? Here’s your chance!

Par Avion Flight Training is Tasmania’s largest flight training organisation based at Cambridge airport, Hobart.  You can become a qualified Commercial Pilot in just 12 months and graduate with a Diploma of Aviation.  You will learn in a professional environment with dedicated and experienced instructors. This career will take you further than you could ever imagine!

At WLF we focus on people. Our staff and our clients are our most important assets and recognising this has seen our firm continue to grow for more than 130 years.

Working with WLF is more than just a job – as part of our team, you’ll be rewarded with a competitive salary, a generous incentive scheme, a great social calendar and a healthy work/life balance. 

When you join WLF you become part of an independently owned Tasmanian accounting and advisory firm with a long-standing reputation for excellence. You will be dedicated to helping our clients succeed, working with small businesses, large corporations, government clients, not-for-profit organisations and individuals.


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