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Greystanes High School

Greystanes High School

Success smiles on effort

Telephone02 9631 9144


Our career and transition advisors provide a service to students about options at school and career or work pathways after school.


  • Career counselling including identification of skills, areas of work interest and requirements for those pathways
  • Information about scholarships for university
  • Advice on how to study
  • Information about private colleges including courses, fees, applications, procedures and scholarships
  • Information about obtaining traineeships and apprenticeships
  • Information and assistance in establishing school based traineeships and apprenticeships (SBAT)
  • Advice and counselling about subject selection for Year 10 students moving into 11 to align with possible work or education interests.
  • Individual career planning interviews with all Year 12 students.

Events organised for students

  • Careers day for Year 10 students, an opportunity to attend seminars of their choice run by industry professionals
  • Western Sydney careers exhibition: Years 10, 11 and 12 have the opportunity to explore career and study options
  • Year 11 study skills conference: each year our new Year 11 students attend a two day conference at the University of Western Sydney.  Students hear from guest speakers and senior teachers about the essential skills required for success in the HSC (Higher School Certificate)
  • Year 12 student mentoring program
  • Seminars and speakers as part of the HSC Success program
  • Year 10 boys program coordinated by the transition advisor
  • Links to learning programs for girls and boys
  • Focus leadership program for girls.

Relevant links and forms 

  • Applying for university and using the UAC guide – students can view and select courses offered at all NSW universities
  • Applying for TAFE and using the TAFE website
  • Referrals to group training companies for apprenticeships and traineeships
  • Assist students in orgasnising work experience which is avaliable to all Year 10 students. To complete work experience a student placement form (PDF 942KB) must be completed and returned to the careers advisor
  • For further information on any of these areas please contact the careers advisor or the transition advisor.