Welcome to our Careers and World of Work Pages

Welcome to our Careers and World of Work Pages


Careers Team


Assistant Head Teacher responsible for Careers: Jill Heales

Careers Lead: John Goodyear

Careers Officer: Ruth Turner

Here at The Langley Academy we organise a variety of careers and world of work related learning events throughout the year, including work experience, visits to local companies, careers fairs, guest speakers, workshops and enterprise activities. Our careers education programme is inclusive of all students in all year groups and details of our policy and lesson plans can be found below.




Careers Resources

We have a Careers Area with resources for all students to access at any-time, this is located just off the atrium in front of the Library. Students have access to an external Careers Advisor from ‘Adviza’ as well as drop in sessions and 1-2-1 meetings with the Academy’s Careers Officers.



Careers News




Year 11 are going as a year group on Wednesday 4 December but 6th Form students can register their individual/family attendance by filling the form through this link: https://www.nsclshow.co.uk/general-booking-form


On 3 and 4 December 2019, Ascot Racecourse, will host the National School + College Leaver Show with over 80 employers, FE Colleges, Universities and GAP providers participating. We expect an audience of 15,000 young people (year groups 11,12 and 13), teachers/staff/lecturers, parents and carers in a lively, interactive, fun and informative setting. The National School + College Leaver Show is a ‘one stop shop’ for anyone who wants to find out what is available to them post secondary or further education.

45% of exhibitors are universities, with University of Surrey , University of Reading, University of Law, BIMM (British Institute of Modern Music), University of West London, University of Brighton, Coventry university to name a few. 50% of exhibitors are employers, including – Thames Valley Police, National Crime Agency, Hilton, Unilever, NHS (Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, South Central Ambulance, Royal Hampshire, Oxfordshire University Hospital and more), Ministry of Defence, Vodafone, Atomic Weapons Establishment and many more.


Free catch-up webinars
Amazing Apprenticeships recently hosted industry specific webinars, which are now available to watch on catch-up. Choose from Apprenticeships in Journalism with The Press Association and Apprenticeships in Law with Cilex. 



Christmas Jobs Campaign 


Christmas jobs are a great way for students to gain valuable work experience. The National Careers Service' Jingle Jobs campaign gives followers access to live vacancies from a wide range of nationwide employers. Search for #JingleJobs on TwitterFacebook and Linkedin



We are currently updating our Careers Pages, please send any comments or suggestions to ruth.turner@langleyacademy.org.


Careers on Twitter