Welcome to our Careers and World of Work Pages
Assistant Head Teacher responsible for Careers: Jill Heales
Careers Lead: Danielle McDonnell
Careers Officer: Ruth Turner
Our Careers Education Programme is inclusive of all students in all year groups. We are working hard to replace our usual work related learning events with quality remote and virtual opportunities. Our Careers Pages are under construction and details of our policy and lesson plans will soon be available.
Free careers advice for students and parents
New online editions to mark National Careers Week
For students – School Leaver 200 (Digital Edition)
The content of this guide was developed following a survey conducted on Mumsnet, it offers advice to parents on supporting their child with their career choices, on making decisions about university, and on employer programmes.
In the February issue, we look at NAW2021 highlights, apprentice and employer perspectives, apprenticeships in the Care sector, T Level & Traineeship info and more.
Disability Rights UK Newsletter
The new issue of the Disability Rights UK 'Get Ahead' Newsletter is out now! The newsletter is co-edited with adn for young people and includes information and resources on pos-16 education, training and work. This issue also includes a look at National Apprenticeship Week 2021!
Unifrog is a complete destinations platform, a one-stop-shop for whole-school careers guidance, KS3-KS5. All available information is in one single, impartial, user-friendly platform that helps students make the best, choices, and submit the strongest applications.
Every student at the Academy has an account with Unifrog and will be using it during Careers lessons. We are asking parents and careers to encourage their children to sign in and use it at home, and if you would like your own parent/carer log in, please email email@example.com to request one.
TARGETjobs and TARGETcareers
are a careers discovery platform offering opportunities, advice, events and awards. Whilst TARGETjobs is primarily aimed at HE students, much of the information is relevant to students considering which career path they wish to pursue. Links to the digital versions of TARGETcareers range and TARGETjobs, which is their university facing careers provision are below:
TARGETcareers - Guide to your future
TARGETcareers - Construction, Engineering & Property
TARGETcareers – Guide to professional careers – a Parent’s Guide
TARGETcareers – Developing Student Employability – a Teacher’s Guide