Mill Park Secondary College Careers

School Listed Opportunities

School Listed Opportunities

Local businesses/employers have offered the following Work Experience/Work Placement opportunities for students at our school. Please see me if you are interested in any of these:

Search Opportunities

Industry: Information Technology
Type of Opportunity: Work Experience
Start Date of Opportunity: Various - see below
Duration of Opportunity: 5 Days
No. of Days per Week: 5
Town/Suburb: Melbourne (City)
Description of Opportunity:

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) are at the forefront of innovation across the globe. However, in Australia, growth in the IT industry faces two significant challenges; a skills shortage and an under representation of women in the industry.  



The TCS GoIT Girls work experience program aims to:  



·         Inspire students to consider future studies and a career in IT



·         Provide insight into varied roles within an IT company and the business world  



·         Empower students to design and develop IT projects  



·         Complement the school curriculum



The program has four focus areas:  

1.        Technical IT skills

2.        Employability skills



3.        Female role models in technology



4.        Experiences within the technology industry

Dates



21 May - 25 May 2018  

6 August - 10 August 2018  

26 November – 30 November 2018  

Time:  

The program takes place at the TCS office from 9:30am – 4pm each day.  


Location:

Melbourne - TCS office, Level 8, 479 St Kilda Road Melbourne

Eligibility:  

We would like to invite all female students in year 10 and 11, aged 15-17, to participate in the program. Note, students do not require any background in IT to participate.  


For more information and to apply, please visit www.tcs.com/go4itanz 



Student Requirements:
How to Apply: www.tcs.com/go4itanz
STUDENT AREA