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Wallan Secondary College Careers

Our aim is to provide you with all the latest information that will help you make decisions about your future career and your life beyond school.

You can use this site to locate University, TAFE and any other type of course across Australia, get information about the VCE, search for job vacancies and much more. Feel free to drop into the Careers Office if you have any questions.

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VCE or VCAL? VET? 2022 Where to Now?

Where to Now? 2022
Your guide to Victoria’s senior secondary qualifications – the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) and the Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) – and where they can take you after you finish school. This guide explains the many choices you can make.

Make sure your choices are right for you. Before you make your subject preferences, talk to your VCE or VCAL coordinator or careers counselor.

Defence Work Experience Update - Army work experience dates are currently being negotiated

The only confirmed dates are with Puckapunyal from 4-7 Oct 2021 – these dates will be advertised on the website in coming weeks.

*Please note that all DWEP placements will be conducted in accordance with our COVIDSafe plan and are subject to relevant State/Territory COVID-19 Guidelines and Defence Restrictions. Please be aware that this may result in a placement being changed, postponed and/or cancelled at short notice. 


ADF Gap Year applications open now Roles will become unavailable as enough applications are received, start the process as soon as possible

Applications for ADF Gap Year open now
Hi there,
An ADF Gap Year is a unique opportunity for you to experience life in the Navy, Army or Air Force, without needing to make a long-term commitment. The skills obtained through the ADF Gap Year program will provide valuable work and life experience and are completely transferable. It will enable you to develop the confidence for your next endeavour.
Applicants who take part in the ADF Gap Year program:
  • Gain valuable skills and work experience
  • Enjoy a great salary package plus free healthcare
  • Live a varied, active and healthy lifestyle
  • Make friends with like-minded people
  • Have the opportunity to see more of Australia
Whatever your interest, there are a variety of roles to select that will provide young Australians valuable life skills. These include experiences as an officer, in management, engineering, logistics and warehousing, combat and security, and administration.