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Non-Profit vs Government vs Private Sector Jobs in Community Services

Aug 10, 2016 National College Career Resources
If you’re interested in getting a job in community services it’s important to understand the type of jobs that are available. After all, non-profit, government and private sector jobs, each provide community services in a slightly different...

Keeping A Sense of Self – Why it’s important for carers not to do everything

Jul 10, 2016 National College Career Resources
As those close to your age, you might find your responsibilities as a carer increasing. Losing independence with the ageing process can be difficult for the carer and the person being cared for. As the carer, you...

Are you *Qualified* for that pay rise?

Aug 10, 2015 National College Career Resources
Learn how to qualify for a wage increase Are conversations between you and your friends peppered with talk about how you all deserve to be paid more for the jobs...

Students given an incredible start to a career

Jul 23, 2015 National College Career Resources
Sixteen year old Shanalee Mansell took on a school-based traineeship in Aged Care last year and look where it got...

A career to really squeal about

Jun 10, 2015 National College Career Resources
Isobel and Sarah can tell you exactly what it’s like to have found a satisfying career path. “I’m so happy, I could squeal,” says Isobel. Still only fifteen and seventeen...

That Career Glow

May 11, 2015 National College Career Resources
Have you ever noticed how some people glow when you ask them what they do for a living? They literally light up with excitement and radiate that teeny bit of...

Think you’re cut out for working with young people? Read this first.

Nov 4, 2014 National College Career Resources
mechanic with NCA Ken Houliston has some revealing comments to...

Don’t be a clown. Choose the right career path

Sep 9, 2014 National College Career Resources
My 17 year-old son loves his music and sings in the shower, or when he’s driving to school with his...

6 ways to transform rejection into opportunity

Aug 20, 2014 National College Career Resources
Did you know that human beings can relive and re-experience rejection more vividly than they can remember physical pain? Test...

Not your usual blog warning you about the dangers of Facebook

Aug 12, 2014 National College Career Resources
By Debbie Cosier Facebook recently turned 10 and for some of us it’s become such an integral part of our...

How to interview well and get your dream job

Jul 23, 2014 National College Career Resources
By Debbie Cosier Interviewer/Potential Boss: If you wrote an autobiography now, what would the title be? You: Ummmmmmmm, ‘Can I...

Why Education is the Key to Working until you’re 70

Jun 18, 2014 National College Career Resources
  By Debbie Cosier Being told that 70 is the new 65 doesn’t have quite the same euphoric effect as...