Professional Development For Teachers:
Senior Education and Training Plan (SET P)
Doing it Well


Session Summary

Session Presenter: Shauna Quinlivan with guest Kylie Thomas

Session Duration: 1.5 Hours

Suitable For:  Teachers involved in the SET P process

Session Overview

During this session Shauna will talk about career development and the role of the SET P as a valuable tool in encouraging young people to support them as they take ownership of their career development journey during their senior years.

Shauna will provide insight into the process, specific SET P interview strategies plus understanding of the use of valuable tools for use during an interview. These tools include the Australian Qualifications framework, mapping options and pathways after school, working the Prerequisite book and the ‘dos’ and ‘donts’ of a SET P meeting.

Session Presenter

Shauna Quinlivan is the director of Options Education Solutions. However, Shauna comes from an education background. She has taught Home Economics, English and Vocational Education and has worked for Queensland Education, Catholic Education and the private sector.

Shauna was heavily involved in the School Based Apprenticeships and Traineeships and in 2002 took up a position as Career and Transition Advisor in one of the twenty four Department of Education, Science and Training’s Career and Transition Pilot Projects. During this time she studied for her Masters in Education Leadership producing a thesis on lifelong learning and career development.

Shauna has been a Guidance Officer in the Logan and Brisbane regions and she understands the demands that teachers face in schools today. Her passion is sharing her wealth of knowledge and experience with other teachers.

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