• Career Development

    Career Services is an on-campus career development service that operates under the School-to-Career Division of Career and Technical Education within the Wake County Public School System. It is the central hub for the career and leadership development for Heritage High School students. School-to-Career prepares every student to make knowledgeable career choices through academic rigor and work-based learning experiences. 

    Career development services include:

    • Career & College Exploration
    • Job Shadowing
    • Internships
    • Apprenticeships
    • Military
    • Entry-Level Employment
    • Leadership, Pre-College & Community Programs
    • Resume/Cover Letter Writing
    • Interviewing Skills

Contact Us

Dawn Beaster
Career Development Coordinator

919.570.5600 ext. 20654


Schedule an appointment!


  • Parents: You are invited to join "Husky Career Corner Coffee Chat '' every 3rd Tuesday of the month from 8:00-8:45am. Post-high school planning/career development topics will be addressed each month, followed by a Q & A session. Click HERE for more information.


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  • Wake County EMS High School EMT Course

    Application due April 1, 2024

    See the informational flyer here.

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    Raleigh Water Job Fair

    Raleigh Water, the Utility Department for the City of Raleigh, will be holding a job fair at our Lake Woodard Annex Facility on Friday, May 3, and Saturday, May 4. See flyer with event information HERE.

    Raleighnc.gov news article.

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    GSK is seeking graduates for their apprenticeship programs. Must be 18 years old by August 2024. See flyer HERE and visit the apprenticeship page on this site for more information.

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    Wake Forest Fire Department Explorer Program

    For any high school student interested in exploring a career in the fire department. Click  HERE to learn more!

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    STEMblazers Program
    STEM program for high school girls hosted by Campbell University in 2024! STEMblazers is a program dedicated to inspiring girls into STEM careers. We provide programming and opportunities for the students to meet real women in STEM, ask questions, and work through a real hands-on activity related to the speaker's job. We have partnered with the amazing women at Campbell University to kick off a new chapter on their campus. 
    We'd love to meet you at the upcoming club sessions! 
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    Volunteer with the Miracle League of the Triangle. For more information, visit this link.

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  • Duke Ophthalmic Technician Program for graduating seniors.

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  • Wake Forest Fire Department for graduating seniors.

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  • Architecture, Construction & Engineering mentor program for Students

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  • Criminal Justice Fellows Program for graduating seniors interested in criminal justice.

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