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Gap Year

There are many reasons for taking a year out. After 10 years in school you may feel like it’s time for a break from study!  There are several advantages to having a working year or a Gap year.

You can:

  • experience the world of work in a real way
  • become more mature
  • become more independent and experienced in your decision-making
  • clarify your study and career future, and make new or more informed decisions
  • work with people from different walks of life
  • experience different types of workplaces
  • learn new skills.

There are many different places you can go and things you can do in your Gap year. You may like to explore some of the following websites for more information:

Note: visit websites listed above for cut off dates.

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