Posts Categorized: Information presentation

Defence Force Info Evenings

Is a career in the NZ Defence Force for you? It can be a big step to join the New Zealand Defence Force. Come along to our free session with a Defence Careers Expert! This is open to everyone, whether you have already applied and want to get some face to face time before your training starts, or if you’re just starting to think about a career in the Defence Force. Parents, caregivers, friends, teachers all welcome too!


Tuesday 19th May 6-7pm

Monday 8th June 6-7pm

Monday 17th August 6-7pm

Tuesday 15th September 6-7pm

Are you Force Fit? Join us for this free session that will guide you through what to expect at your initial fitness test during the recruitment process. This is open to everyone, whether you have already applied and want to get some practice time before your assessment day or training starts, or if you’re just starting to think about a career in the Defence Force. Parents, caregivers, friends, teachers all welcome too! Make sure you bring along gear to participate in, i.e. running shoes and workout attire. Tuesday 19th May 7-8pm

Monday 8th June 7-8pm

Monday 17th August 7-8pm

Tuesday 15th September 7-8pm

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Law Presentation

Considering studying Law when you leave school?

The structure of the Otago law degree and the career opportunities the degree offers will be explained. These career opportunities are not limited to legal practice but range widely from business, through government departments to working for international organisations. Practical examples of how the law is taught will be a major feature of the session.

Old Boys’ Theatre at Christ’s College, Christchurch on Monday 25 May, from 1.20pm – 2.35pm.

The career function is open to Year 12 and 13 students who have not yet decided what they would like to do in life, but feel that a tertiary education is an important next step. Parents are also invited to attend.


Please register your interest to attend this event with Mr Webster ASAP.

University of Auckland Parent Information Seminar

Secondary school students and caregivers are invited to an information evening hosted by the University of Auckland.

11 May 2015 – 7:30 – 9pm


Legends Lounge, Addington Raceway

Jack Hinton Drive, Addington

Christchurch 8024


Presentation starts at 7:30pm

Victoria University presentation

Victoria University staff will be in C4 next Wednesday, 13th May, to discuss courses and university life in Wellington. All students, Yr 9-13, and parents welcome. Please be seated by 8:35am.


Students considering studying: Law, Commerce, Architecture, Engineering, Music, Arts, Criminology etc. please attend.

Uni life information presentation

Got questions about university?
This is a free public lecture designed for school leavers, parents and teachers and aims to promote and provide informative and engaging information about University and the differences between secondary school and university.

Excellent opportunity to hear about the transition from school to university and to ask any questions you may have.

Where: Aurora Centre Burnside High School Greers Road, Christchurch.

When: Tuesday 26th May, 2015. Doors open at 7.00pm, be seated by 7.30pm

Careers Expo this week in ChCh

Highly recommend

Definitely worth visiting

Christchurch 7th–9th May Horncastle Arena (formally CBS Arena) .
Thursday 7 May

9.00am – 3.00pm

5.00pm – 7.00pm
Friday 8 May

9.00am – 3.00pm

Saturday 9 May

10.00am – 3.00pm

Check this LINK for further information


FT info night flyer v2 – 13 May 2015

Whether you want a career in helicopter aviation, or you just want to cross something off your bucket list…

Come and find out more about living the dream and flying a helicopter!

Hear a brief presentation on flight training, look around the aircraft, talk to the pilots.

Snacks and drinks provided.

Registration is required, but why not register – it’s FREE!

03 358 4360

Thinking of doing a Student Exchange?


Student Exchange Australia New Zealand is a not-for-profit organisation that is registered with all state and territory Departments of Education around Australia and with the Ministry of Education in NZ.  We are the first and only secondary exchange organisation in Australia and New Zealand to be certified to ISO 9001 (Quality Management System) and we ensure the highest standards of care and support to our participants.

We would like to invite your students and families to a FREE Information Evening in Christchurch, on Thursday, 7th May.  The session is being held at the Kiwi Family Trust, 420 Saint Asaph Street, Phillipstown, Christchurch and starts at 7:00pm.

Students can find out more about our exchange programs to over 25 countries, listen to former exchange students share their experience and learn about our scholarships and discounts on offer in 2015.

You come back a different person, with so much more confidence & you feel that you can conquer the world”  Jessica, Semester Program to Italy

Careers Expo

Careers Expo 2015 at the Horncastle Arena

ALL YEAR 12 STUDENTS will visit Careers Expo during Period 3 on Thursday 7 May. Year 12 students please board buses at Kahu Road by tennis courts at the beginning on Interval – please report promptly. Return buses will leave Horncastle Arena at 12.10 in time to transport you back to school in time for Period 3.

STUDENTS OF ALL LEVELS are welcome to attend Careers Expo during Public Hours: after school through to 7pm on Thursday 7 May OR 10am to 3pm on Saturday 9 May.

Victoria University Liaison visit

Staff from Victoria University will be in C4 at 8:35 – 9:25 am Wed 13th May. Any senior student considering studying in Wellington should attend this presentation.