Tag Archives: Careers Advice

Nik Bruce-Smith – Wa Ako Guest Speaker

The Year 13s were addressed by Nik Bruce-Smith in Wa Ako last week. This was an opportunity to hear from a ex-student of Newlands College about their journey and hear some impressions and guidance from someone who used to be … Continue reading

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Dean’s Assembly – Careers Focus

Today I want to take a leaf out of Google’s Jaime Casap’s book and not ask what you want to be when you grow up, but ask you instead ask you what problems you want to solve. What schools are … Continue reading

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Careers at Newlands College

This blogpost is to share two important links. The first is the careers and transition hub which can be accessed via the bar at the top of this page. This is where links to all previous content posted on the blog … Continue reading

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Y13 Guidance and Career Surveys

Mr Cargill, on behalf of the Y13 guidance team, would like all Y13 students to complete the following two surveys to support our support of your learning. The Guidance network – which includes your Dean, Form Teachers, Deputy Principals, Mentors, … Continue reading

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Subject Choice

Subject choice is about pathways. It is an important part of the year, particularly for the Year 10s who are on the cusp of their formal assessment years with NCEA. This blogpost will cover a range of subject choice issues … Continue reading

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