Category: Gateway Opportunity

Gateway Opportunities 2020

Registrations are open now for senior students interested in Gateway for 2020.  Opportunities available in many industries including: automotive engineering; hospitality/hotel management; building & construction; electrical engineering; retail; plumbing; information technology; aviation; warehousing/freight + more.

Places are limited so see Mrs Reiha in Careers now to find out more and register your interest.

Gateway Aviation 2020

Gateway Aviation applications for 2020 are now open for senior students who have a genuine motivation and interest in Aviation as a career pathway.

See Mrs Reiha in Careers to start the application process.

Closing date for applications is 01 November 2019.

Gateway – Retail vacancies

Are you interested in a career in retail or looking for some experience to assist in obtaining part-time employment?

The Gateway programme offers students work experience in a number of retail stores fully supported by a dedicated coordinator who works with store management to make sure the student gets an all-round understanding of the world of retail. Students will gain credits that can be used toward a nationally recognised New Zealand Certificate in Retail. Students are required to work one school day per week in store for 10 weeks.

The next retail cycles commence week 1, Term 3.  If interested please see Mrs Reiha in Careers for further information.

 

 

Gateway Vacancies

There are still vacancies available on the Gateway programme. Gain experience through work placement while continuing at school this year. Opportunities available in many industries including: automotive engineering; hospitality/hotel management; building & construction; electrical engineering; retail; plumbing; warehousing/freight + more.

See Mrs Reiha in Careers now to find out more and register your interest.

 

Gateway – Retail vacancies

Are you considering a career in Retail or interested in gaining some experience to assist with obtaining part-time employment?

The Gateway programme has vacancies available in The Warehouse, Warehouse Stationery, Countdown Seeds and Z. These programmes give students a chance to gain valuable work experience in retail. The programme runs one day per week over 10 weeks. These programmes run 4 times per year (one per term). Cycle one begins 18/02/19.

Students are assessed in the workplace against industry standards on the NZQA framework.

If interested, please see Mrs Reiha in Careers for further information and entry criteria.

Gateway Aviation 2019

Gateway Aviation applications for 2019 are now open for senior students who have a genuine motivation and interest in Aviation as a career pathway.  See Mrs Reiha in Careers to find out more now.

Gateway Student Profile

Lachlan has always had an interest in aviation and travel and thought he would like to explore this further. Lachlan is currently enrolled on Service IQ’s Aviation Gateway programme that is run jointly with the Canterbury Aero Club. This programme is a fantastic way for students to get a feel for what it is like to fly an aircraft, plus gain an insight about other career roles within the aviation industry.  The photo above shows Lachlan preparing for his his first flying lesson.

Gateway Butchery Programme

Are you interested in a career in Butchery or wanting to gain some insight into what it would entail??

A Gateway Butchery programme has been developed in conjunction with Progressive Enterprises and Countdown. Students will be placed in a Countdown Store one day per week for ten weeks. Here students will learn trade skills of the industry and have the opportunity to complete 20 industry credits to support their practical learning. These credits will count towards a Butchery qualification should the student decide that they wish to pursue Butchery as a career.

Applicants will also potentially be considered for an offer of employment from Progressive which may lead to an apprenticeship.

The Butchery programme is due to start at the beginning of term 3.  Any interested applicants please see Mrs Reiha in Careers for further information asap.

Farming Gateway Opportunity

Willesden Farm (Kaituna Valley Road),  is looking for a Gateway student for 2018 on a sheep and beef farm on Banks Peninsula. There is a possibility of two cadetships in 2019. The farm  is a new property they are developing and eventually it is hoped it will run 50,000SU’s.  (Therefore larger than Coleridge with 42,000SU’s and 6 cadets).

If you are considering a career in farming this could be the opportunity for you. For more details please see Mrs Reiha in Careers.

Gateway Red Badge Security/Awesome Events

Red Badge provides total security and event staffing solutions. Their focus is always on the customer and they pride themselves on delivering unique, world class experiences.

Red Badge are involved in some of NZ’s greatest events. No one day is the same as the next. You could be involved in Festivals, Expos, Rugby, League, Concerts, Football, Netball and some of NZ’s major concerts.

Red Badge’s biggest contracts in Christchurch include AMI Stadium, Hagley Oval, Horncastle Arena, and the Arts Centre.

The Gateway programme involves voluntary work experience, normally weekend work, at venues with low risk and under strict supervision; this is event type work not undertaking security roles.

If you have leadership ability or are looking to develop it, interested in events and the opportunity to learn new skills this is the place to start. Upon completion of the Gateway programme students may be considered for casual paid employment.

To be eligible to apply you must be 17+ years of age.

For more information please see Mrs Reiha in Careers.