Snowy Valleys School

Planning and Learning Today for Living and Working Tomorrow

Telephone02 6947 2164

Emailsnowyvalleys-s.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Work experience

Work Experience

Training for life after school is a critical component of our school program for senior students. The aim of these programs is for students to develop sound work practices and appropriate social behaviours necessary to be a member of the working community. Most of our students over 15 years particatpate in work experience and staff work with individual students and parents to find the  most suitable work experience.

In-school programs currently include:

  • Maintaining school grounds.
  • Gardening.
  • Recycling.
  • Shredding.
  • Internal school jobs.
  • Delivering messages.
  • Canteen.
  • training our school therapy dog

Community based work placements currently include:

  • Working in the kitchen at local restaurants/coffee shops.
  • Landcare
  • Pinecom Timber Recycling service
  • Activities with residents at Bupa.
  • Working at the local bakery.
  • Working at Mitre 10 hardware store.
  • Working at Tumut Waste and Recycling Centre.
  • Working at Tumut Toyworld
  • Working at Tumut Pharmacy.