Transition to the Profession – industry information for education students

The School of Education in collaboration with the Employer Engagement Team, Careers & Employability present: Transition to the Profession.

You’ll have the opportunity to interact with principals from four schools followed by a chance to meet some recruiters and employers. This is an excellent opportunity to understand what qualities schools and other employers are looking for in graduates.

Who should you attend this event?

  • second last and final year education students
  • students who want to gain an understanding of employment opportunities within the teaching profession
  • savvy students who do not want to miss this excellent opportunity to network with potential employers

This event aims to create greater awareness and opportunities for students near graduation.

Wednesday 6 September
4pm – 8pm
Western Lecture Theatre – 2 (WLT-2)
La Trobe University, Bundoora Campus

Spaces are limited – Refreshments provided – Register online NOW!

If you have any questions, please email with subject line: “Transition to the Profession”.

The panel session will include representatives from:

Event structure:

Time Activity Representative
4:00 – 4:15 Introduction Emcee – Rosa Storelli
4:15 – 4:30 Sponsor Presentation Victoria Teachers Mutual Bank
4:30 – 5:00 How to write Key Selection Criteria Dilani Rasanayagam
5:00 – 6:00 Panel Session
Marcellin College Mr. Mark Murphy
Mernda Central College Ms. Mandy O’Mara
Reservoir High Ms. Lea Volpe
Yarra Valley Grammar School Dr. Mark Merry
6:00 – 8:00 Break-out session – Networking – Employers
Point – to – Point Education Anne Mason
Teach in Australia TBC
Smart Teachers TBC

Event sponsored by: Victoria Teacher’s Mutual Bank