Full course description
Date and time
Tuesday 8 March 2022 9.30 am to 12.00 pm
In person at ISV, 40 Rosslyn St, West Melbourne
This learning event is right for you if you are a principal or member of the senior leadership team keen to learn what good practice in career education looks like.
A quality career education program in schools has never been more important with the world of work changing at an increasingly fast pace and the resultant ongoing changes in the labour market. This, together with the added further disruption of the COVID-19 pandemic, has created a need for greater career education support for students.
If you want to learn about what good practice in career education looks like and help improve student outcomes, attending this workshop will increase your knowledge in career education and help strengthen the provision of career education in your school.
National and international research shows that delivered effectively, career education is paramount in supporting student achievement and engagement both at school and beyond the school gates. As a leader, find out what you can do in your school, to further implement good practice in career education.
- deeper understanding of what comprises good practice in career education
- actions as a leader you can take, to help strengthen the provision of career education in your school
- information about the Australian Standards for Career Development Practitioners and what the Professional Standards mean for schools
- an opportunity to reflect on how well your school prepares students for the world beyond school
Maria is the Education Consultant, Careers at Independent Schools Victoria. In her role, she provides high-level advice and support to Independent schools in relation to career education. Maria has a strong background in career development and education and has held leadership, consulting, teaching, lecturer and career practitioner roles, in this field. She has diverse experience, having worked in schools, tertiary institutions, corporate and government settings.
Julie Baud is a Principal Consultant and member of the School Improvement Team at Independent Schools Victoria. With over 30 years’ experience in independent school education in Victoria, South Australia, the ACT and the United Kingdom, she has held a number of senior leadership roles with responsibility for teaching and learning, curriculum, wellbeing and behaviour management, including Principal, Deputy Principal, Assistant Principal and Head of School. As an experienced leader, Julie has worked in very diverse settings, including boarding and residential in both regional and metropolitan areas, and has led and implemented significant change within both existing and new schools.