NSW Post-School Destinations Survey 2021

Client: NSW Department of Education

The NSW Post-School Destinations Survey 2021 aims to gain a better understanding of the career and study aspirations of young people in NSW who have recently completed Year 12 or left school before completing Year 12.

Please refer to the participant information sheet below for more information about the study including details on how to opt out of the survey if you do NOT want to take part.

The survey is voluntary and takes about 10 minutes to complete either online or by phone. A representative from the Social Research Centre (SRC) will contact you between August to November 2021 to invite you to complete the survey. You can skip any questions that you prefer not to answer. By participating you will be entered into a prize draw for the chance to win a $200 JB HI-FI voucher.

Further information, including FAQ’s, can be found below. If you have any other questions about the survey please call the Social Research Centre (free hotline) on 1800 023 040 or email studentdestinations@srcentre.com.au.

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Your participation is very important and will help us better understand the career and study aspirations of young people across New South Wales. The results of the survey will be used by the NSW Department of Education to better support current and future students and adequately prepare them for employment, further education and training.

The Social Research Centre Pty Ltd has been contracted to conduct the NSW Post-School Destinations Survey 2020 on behalf of the NSW Department of Education.

You have been invited to participate in the research because our records show that you may have recently left or completed school. Your details have been provided by either the NSW Education Standards Authority or the NSW Department of Education for the purposes of this research. A letter was also either emailed to you or sent to your home address letting you know about this survey.

The survey will be conducted between August and November 2021. We will send you unique login details via mail and / or email. If we have your mobile number, you might also receive an SMS with a link to complete the survey online. We may follow up by ringing people who have not been able to complete the online survey.

If you have not left school, have returned to secondary studies or have commenced an International Baccalaureate, please contact the Social Research Centre (free hotline) on 1800 023 040 or email studentdestinations@srcentre.com.au.

You can complete the survey by phone or online via computer or mobile phone.

The survey should take around 10 minutes to complete depending on your answers.

The survey is conducted in compliance with New South Wales privacy legislation, the Commonwealth Privacy Act and Australian Privacy Principles. Your answers will be held in the strictest confidence and under the Privacy Act all information provided will only be used for research purposes. The responses of everyone who participates in this survey will be combined for analysis. For information on the privacy policy of the Social Research Centre, please visit http://www.srcentre.com.au/research-participants/privacy.

If you have any questions about the survey you can call the Social Research Centre (free hotline) on 1800 023 040 or email studentdestinations@srcentre.com.au. Please refer to the participant information sheet below for more information about the study including details on how to opt out of the survey if you do NOT want to take part.

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