Framework

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Setting goal milestones

Milestones are essentially a set of mini goals that build one by one until you reach your big goal. This

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Setting achievable goals

One of the most common goal setting mistakes we see is when people set goals that are too far out

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Types of goals

There’s really no limit when it comes to your goals – these are your personal aspirations and only you get

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Who are your allies?

You don’t need to do everything alone, and having someone else around to help out can make a huge difference

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What’s working?

If you can identify the things that you enjoy, and connect those things with possible career paths, then you will

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Connections – Finding balance

This is one of a series of posters to help students bring everything from the last year together. This poster

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Connections – Choose your path

This is one of a series of posters to help students bring everything from the last year together. This poster

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My perfect day

This activity asks students to think about what their schedule would look like in an ideal day.

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Balancing activities

This activity asks students to consider the priority of their activities, and whether or not they’re really important.

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Winding down

This info sheet provides students with some ideas they can try to help them wind down.

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Reflecting on the year

This activity asks students to reflect on their year, both good and bad, and start looking into the future.

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My achievements

This activity asks students to reflect on their best achievements throughout the year.

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My holiday calendar

Print this calendar or send it to students as a PDF so they can organise their holidays.

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Holiday activity checklist

If students have organised an activity over the holidays, this checklist can help them to make sure they’re ready.

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Holiday action plan

This activity encourages students to come up with a plan to make the most of their holidays.

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Ready to volunteer

This activity asks students to think about whether they might like to consider volunteering.

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Finding work experience

This info sheet provides students with information about work experience and where they can look for it.

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What skills do I have?

This activity asks students about the skills they might develop in their jobs.

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Alternative pathways to uni

This flow chart provides some information for students about alternative pathways to university.

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Finding your pathway

This activity asks students to think about what future pathway might be the best for them.

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Industry choices

This info sheet provides students with a brief overview of the industries in Australia they can work in.

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Industry growth

This activity asks students to do some research and work out the predicted growth for each industry in Australia.

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Future career outlook

This activity asks students to look up their future dream career, then answer some questions about the future outlook for

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Course pros and cons

This activity asks students to list some courses they’re interested in, then think about the pros and cons for each.

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Chat about qualifications

This activity asks students to find a grownup and have a chat about the qualifications and pathways they took to

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Dealing with change

This activity asks students to think about how they have dealt with change in the past, and what they can

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Technology of the future

This activity asks students to think about what technology might exist in the future, and how it might help us

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Will my job become automated?

This activity asks students to think about whether certain jobs are at risk of automation in the future.

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Find your dream course

This activity asks students to think about what their dream course might be, and find some information about it.

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Goal setting

This activity provides students with a goal setting template they can use to start setting goals.

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Study budget

This activity provides students with a template budget they can use to start thinking about what their future expenses might

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Dream job profile

This activity asks students to find someone who has the job they want, then ask them a few questions.

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Your place at work

To complete this unit, we’re going to talk briefly about what your career may look like. Use these slides to

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Workplace responsibilities

We have rights at work, but we also have a range of things we are responsible for. Use these slides

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Workplace rights

It’s important that students learn about their rights, what they are, and how they can protect them, so they can

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Staying safe at work

This topic involves learning about some basic health and safety considerations for the workplace. Use these slides to introduce the

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Evolving workplaces

We’re going to think about how workplaces have changed over the past few years, and also look at how they

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What careers look like

Often, students hold outdated ideas about the way their career may unfold; for example, many students think a ‘normal’ career

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Skill clusters

The Skill Clusters give us a new way to think about the types of jobs we can do. Use these

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The bigger picture

This time we’ll be thinking about how an individual’s work fits into the Bigger Picture. Use these slides to introduce

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The local world of work

Students who understand the jobs that are on offer close to home could find it easier to align their career

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What is the world of work?

Students need to understand the World of Work because in a few short years they will be participating in it.

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Finding life balance

It’s important for our health and wellbeing that we find a good life balance. This video can be viewed by

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The role of reflection

How often do you take the time to look back at the things you’ve accomplished? This video can be viewed

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Maximise your holidays

The holidays are one time of year where you get a good chunk of time to tick some things off

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All about pathways

Once upon a time, there were only a few ways you could go once school was over, but now you

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Industry outlook

There are lots of different jobs, and they’re usually grouped with similar jobs into industries, and this can help us

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Understanding qualifications

Each career is different, which means that you need a different set of skills and knowledge to do the job.

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Will robots take my job?

Want to know if robots will take your job? Here’s what to look for. This video can be viewed by

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Life mapping

Life Maps help us plan for the future – once you’ve got one, you’ll know where you are, where you

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Workshop your future

Life can be unpredictable, but with a bit thought, you can probably get a good idea of what may be

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World of work reflections

This activity asks students to take a minute to reflect on their place and where they want to go.

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Research checklist

This activity asks students to write a list of careers they want to explore, then check off when they have

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Going on leave

When you’re working, you’ll need to let people know if you plan on taking leave. Your employment will impact the

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Ready to go

This activity asks students to reflect on their job readiness, and consider areas where they may need to improve.

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Exploring industry awards

This activity encourages students to do some research on industry awards and answer some simple questions.

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Is it discrimination?

This activity asks students to reflect on two different situations in the workplace and decide whether or not a worker

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Your rights at work

Do you know your rights at work? If you’re working in Australia, then the government has created laws that protect

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Hazards to watch out for at work

Workplace Health and Safety is everyone’s business, and when you’re at work you’ll be responsible for taking reasonable care for

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One job, different industries

You’ll find similar jobs in every industry, so if you can figure out the kind of work you like, you

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Managing conflict

This activity asks students to reflect on how they’ve managed conflict to date and think about how they might manage

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Will robots take my job?

This activity asks students to consider the risk of automation for some common jobs in the future.

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The types of career break

Lots of people take a career break for a whole range of reasons – they may need to care for

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Multi-skilled people

This activity asks students to consider the common skills that might be shared across vastly different jobs.

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Career profile

This activity asks students to create a career profile of someone they admire.

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Understanding work types

This activity asks students to think about the different types of work, and see if they can correctly match each

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Skill cluster jobs

Each cluster has a range of jobs that you’ll find in every industry.

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The skill clusters

This activity asks students to think about where they might fit within the six skill clusters.

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Where will you make an impact?

This activity asks students to think about where they would like to make an impact, and then brainstorm some ways

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Flow on effects

This activity asks students to consider the potential flow on effects of their actions, both good and bad.

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Everything is connected

Your actions impact on other people in ways you don’t often see. This information chart takes a look at how

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Chat about work travel

This activity asks students to find a grownup and have a chat about where they’ve travelled for work.

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Your world of work map

This activity asks students to consider the places they might and might not want to work in the future.

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Local industries

This activity asks students to find out more about the biggest industries in their local area.

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Grownup industry challenge

This activity asks students to find four grownups and ask them how many industries they’ve worked in.

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How big is each industry?

This activity asks students to consider the size of each industry and compare them to each other.

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Write a job spotlight

This activity asks students to pick a job and then do some research to find out what sort of tasks