Work experience an excellent way for senior high school students to get to know something about what different jobs involve. Mater Dei School, a Catholic special school at Camden (NSW) organises work experience for Year 10 - 12 students, with a weekly commitment for 15 week rotations. More than 30 local business, offering a range of services and products offer places.
Ethan Campbell is currently doing at work experience at Mt Annan Vet, where the staff are very supportive and impressed with his hard work - in the operating theatre, X-ray room, clipping dogs and dental cleaning. He is loving every minute, including a surprise visit from his own dog, Henry.
The 21 people with Down syndrome at work - 21 different jobs posts are being compiled into a single page, linked in the list just under the banner at the top of this screen.
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