Careers Transition / Pre-employment

Career Education at Nelson College

Nelson College has a school wide, integrated, culturally responsive careers programme that enables students to achieve their potential and be a positive contributor to the community and nation as a whole. This programme supports students to self-manage their learning to enable them to successfully transition from school into further study or work.

The Career Education Plan focuses on the development of career management competencies which will enable students to build their:

• self-awareness skills, in particular their strengths and interests

• knowledge about a range of careers and pathways and identify possibilities and opportunities

• understanding of consequences of choices and decisions

• ability to make plans and to take action


The Careers Team at Nelson College

The Careers team at Nelson College provides a range of services, opportunities and experiences that  encourage students to make informed choices about their future career pathways: