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2018 General SATs release day
Year 10s - Wednesday sport afternoons
Year 11-12s - Mondays (outside senior tutorials and/or Wednesday sport afternoons)
All SATs may undertake additional work or theory training over the school holidays.
Apprenticeship Central  
Part or full time apprenticeship vacancies   

MEGT Apprenticeships - Gateway Services

MRAEL Apprenticeships  

Novaskill Group Training Organisation

Skills Road Jobs Board 

The vacancies received by Merrimac SHS are sent to student school and family email accounts for your review, prior to application and approval from school administration.  
Businesses that advertise to all Gold Coast schools regarding SATs include but are not limited to Aurora Training Institute; Barrington College; Busy at Work; First Impressions Resources; Ignite Education; Prestige Service Training; MEGT and MRAEL Apprenticeship Support Networks.


Application document samples
Resume sample
Cover letter sample
Apprenticeships Info
Telephone 1800 210 210
Australian Apprenticeships Pathways  
Jobs Pathways Charts
Australian Job Search

Fairwork Ombudsman

Information for apprentices/employees/trainees regarding
awards, leave, pay or contact options for further information and
Job Jumpstart (Australian Government)
How to contact employers; career/job exploration;
for students; school leavers; families; tertiary students
Free registration to skills, interests, skills and pathways tests
Careers bullseye charts showing jobs linked to subject areas
plus Career articles and industry analysis
Training Qld (Government) Skills Gateway
Tips for Employment Video - Paradigm Training  

Employment and Training Links
Animal Studies

Animal Welfare League
Companion Care Courses
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary
Aussie Wildlife Course

Construction & Engineering

Construction Skills Queensland 
Energy Skills Queensland
NOJA Power Apprenticeships and Cadetships
Origin Energy
Reece Plumbing
Tradelink Plumbing Centres
Transport & Logisitics Industry Skills Council
Rail, Road, Martime, Aviation, Ports Job Pathways Entry level, Supervisor, Management 

Early Childhood Education

Commission for Children & Young People & Child Guardian
Information about applying for Blue Card
G8 Education


Recruitment (Air Force, Army & Navy)

Hospitality & Tourism

Gold Coast Tourism Corporation
The Star Casino Gold Coast
part of the Star Entertainment Group
Marriott Resort & Spa Surfers Paradise
Palazzo Versace - Gold Coast
P&O Cruises
Princess Cruises
Royal Caribbean International
Village Roadshow Theme Parks
Movie World, Sea World, Sea World Resort
2018 program - applications closed
Hospitality and Tourism school based traineeships


Arrow Energy Pty Ltd
Indigenous Scholarships for University 2017 
Indigenous Employment 
Health Industry Careers Site for Indigenous Students
Indigenous Scholarships
Pathways and Links for Young Indigenous Opportunities
as at 10 November 2016
Darren Knight - Senior Indigenous Mentor
Phone: 07 3387 8800 Email:

Public Sector

Australian Public Service Jobs
Australasian Railway Association
Queensland Fire and Rescue Service
Queensland Government Employment
Queensland Police Service