Pupils are offered comprehensive advice and a range of opportunities to develop their awareness about future careers. Career advice is given to all pupils from Year 7 onwards and below are examples of when this is discussed/accessed.
1. Personal Development
2. Career Fairs
3. Personal Advisor
4. College & Apprenticeship Seminars & Assemblies
There are also a great many additional websites that offer valuable careers information.
http://connexions-manchester.com/ – offers careers advice and information on all aspects of post 16 choices
https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/ – this is the official government site and offers information on a wide range of careers, job roles and CV writing. There are a number of career tools that support choices about future routes.
http://www.apprentieships.org.uk – offers information about different apprenticeships and provides details of current vacancies.
http://www.careersbox.co.uk – students can watch films and videos about different jobs.
http://www.nhscareers.nhs.uk – Information on the wide range of careers within the NHS.
http://www.ucas.ac.uk – offers advice on course choices and options after doing GCSE’s. In addition students can start thinking about universities and course entry requirements
www.whatcareerisrightforme.com – students can take a free aptitude test to see which job they are suited to.
Please contact Mrs Facchin for further careers information.