Career Education and Pathways

From Term 1 2017, Victorian government and Catholic schools will use the new Victorian Curriculum F-10. Curriculum related information is currently being reviewed and may be subject to change.

For more information on the curriculum, see:
The Victorian Curriculum F–10 - VCAA

This section includes information to support schools to provide career education and manage the pathways of their students.

Options for students

Manage student pathways

Teaching resources

The importance of career education

Career education provides students with the knowledge, skills and capabilities needed to make informed course and career decisions, and equips them for the world of work. A quality career education program supports schools to improve student outcomes through better engagement and connectedness to their schooling.

Career education contacts

​Secondary R​​eform, Transitions and Priority Cohorts Division

Postal address:
Secondary Reform, Transitions and Priority Cohorts Division
Department of Education and Training
GPO Box 4367
Melbourne VIC 3001

Street address:
Level 2, 33 St Andrews Place
East Melbourne VIC 3002

General enquiries:
Email: youth.transitions@edumail.vic.gov.au

Career Edu​cation Association of Victoria

For more information, see: Career Education Association of Victoria (CEAV)

Telephone: (03) 9810 6400

Email: admin@ceav.vic.edu.au

Catholic Educa​tion Commission of Victoria

Please see below for contact details of the Catholic Education Commission of Victoria's Pathways and Transition team:

Peter Devery - CECV Melbourne
pdevery@ceomelb.catholic.edu.au
Office phone: (03) 9267 0237

Jenny Wilson - CECV Melbourne
jwilson@ceomelb.catholic.edu.au   
Office phone: (03) 9267 0253

Sam Franzi - CECV Sale
sfranzi@ceosale.catholic.edu.au
Office phone: (03) 5622 6654
Mobile: 0417 534 235

Carmel Hempenstall - CECV Ballarat 
chempenstall@ceoballarat.catholic.edu.au
Office phone: (03) 5337 7177
Mobile: 0408 367 904

Julie Hodgkins - CECV Sandhurst
jhodgkins@ceosand.catholic.edu.au    
Office phone: (03) 5723 0000
Mobile: 0408 117 362

Independ​​ent Schools Victoria

See below for contact details for Independent Schools Victoria (ISV)

Pam Hargreaves
pam.hargreaves@independentschools.vic.edu.au
(03) 9825 7200