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Muswellbrook High Careers

Our aim is to provide you with all the latest information that will help you make decisions about your future career and your life beyond school.

You can use this site to locate University, TAFE and any other type of course across Australia, get information about the HSC, search for job vacancies and much more. Feel free to drop into the Careers Office if you have any questions.

2021 Year 10 students Facebook Group

All students currently in Year 10 at MHS, you are invited to join the MHS Year 10 2021 Facebook group.

This will be an important form of communication between your Year Group, Careers, Year Advisors, Stage HT and Snr Study teachers during the next three years.
I will post 'jobs', scholarship info, school info and pretty much anything to do with Year 10 2021, and for each year you are at school till you complete Yr12 2023. Even if you are planning on leaving school before Yr12, this page will give you up to date and current information about job vacancies and other opportunities to help you achieve your career goals.
Please pass on this FB site info to your friends, we want the whole Year group to join!

Follow the link below.




? A cool idea for a new business or product
? A clever way to solve an existing problem
? A creative project to benefit your
community or school.
The only limit is your imagination.

Information is on a brochure, at the front of Careers and has been emailed to all Year 9-11 students. 

Enter the HYBMA for your chance to win money and have your 'idea' turned into reality!
Enter with a group of friends, by yourself or as a class.
Entries close 14th November 2021.

Equine Program - 2 weeks (if you are interested in Horticulture, Agriculture, Equine and Equine VET Nursing)

Here is a great program for those of you wanting to gain some skills and experience to enter the horse (thoroughbred industry).
This two week program would suit anyone who is considering becoming a Vet Nurse, working with horses, working in agriculture or horticulture or just working on a equine farm. 
Week 1 wiil be from Monday 15th November as a series of practical learning, tours to horse-studs and veterinary facilities and information sessions. 
Week 2 from Monday 22nd November is a work-placement on a stud-farm. 
If you are interested, scan the QR code on the brochure out the front of Careers BEFORE 29th October
Places are limited to 15 students!

Summer Skills - for students leaving school

For students leaving school this year who are interested in gaining additional skills towards employment OR are interested in doing a fun course like kayaking, lifeguarding or video production OR are looking for that domestic gap year with their mates then Summer Skills is the ticket that ticks all boxes.

  • Enrolments: Enrol from now until 31 December
  • register here:
  • Training Period: November 2021 to April 2022
  • Eligibility: Aged 16-24 who have left school and living or working in NSW


Taronga Zoo Work Experience - Feb 2022

Applications close 28 February 2022, unless program reaches capacity earlier. Taronga Zoo Sydney offers school work experience opportunities for students in years 10 – 12 who are interested in pursuing a career in zoo keeping, animal care, tourism or zoo horticulture. Speak to your school careers adviser who will liaise with Taronga on your behalf. Work experience undertaken at Taronga Zoo Sydney allows students to: Observe a variety of work being done in the fields of zoo keeping, animal care, zoo horticulture or guest services and education Undertake supervised work appropriate to the student’s skill level Ask questions about a zoo workplace Gain skills related to being at work at the zoo Investigate training and employment opportunities with Taronga