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Careers Activities

In the following table, we have outlined trips, visits and experiences to promote careers opportunities and preparation, as well as examples of the opportunities we will provide for training and education providers to speak to students and/or their parents/carers.

 

Autumn Term

Spring Term

Summer Term

Key Stage 3

Graduate Prospects Careers Support - for students to experience a working office.

The Certificate of Personal Effectiveness (CoPE) bronze

Team teaching –curriculum related activities linked to careers with external employees.

Careers Day – pupils, employers, employees, advisers, parents and carers.

Graduate Prospects Careers Support

Class visits (IT developer in to the Computer Science class; Content Editor/Marketing in to English language class; Finance in Maths Class

Role specific talks - Prospects Careers for KS3

‘Pure Innovations’ – preparing for work readiness Level 1.

Assembly and tutor group opportunities - employability skills

Quality in Careers Standards Bronze Award Application. 

Careers advice and guidance – independent careers adviser.

Year 10

The Certificate of Personal Effectiveness (CoPE) silver

Team teaching –curriculum related activities linked to careers with external employees.

Careers Day – pupils, employers, employees, advisers, parents and carers

Graduate Prospects Careers Support

Class visits (IT developer in to the Computer Science class; Content Editor/Marketing in to English language class; Finance in Maths Class

Role specific talks - Prospects Careers for Y10

CV & Cover letter support – foundation work

Assembly and tutor group opportunities - employability skills

Careers advice and guidance – independent careers adviser.

Labour Market Information year group talk.

‘Pure Innovations’ – preparing for work readiness Level 2.

Year 11

HE and apprenticeship applications

The Certificate of Personal Effectiveness (CoPE) gold

Graduate Prospects Careers

Support- Job shadowing Team teaching –curriculum related activities linked to careers with external employees – all curriculum areas Careers Day – pupils, employers, employees, advisers, parents and carers

Assembly and small group opportunities - employability skills

Graduate Prospects Careers Support

Role specific focus groups

· Marketing

· Administration

· Data Analysis

· Sales

Liaison/Relationship management

Role specific talks - Prospects Careers for KS4

Careers advice and guidance – independent careers adviser.

College and FE visits with input from careers specialists

CV & Cover letter support – advanced work.

Assembly and tutor group opportunities - employability skills.

-Mock applications and interviews

- Labour Market Information year group talk.

- Parental Support Group (for discussion) Prospect Careers Support

Careers advice and guidance – independent careers adviser

Key Stage 5

HE and apprenticeship applications

Graduate Prospects Careers Support- Job shadowing

Careers Day – pupils, employers, employees, advisers, parents and carers.

Assembly and small group opportunities - employability skills

Role specific talks - Prospects Careers for KS5

College and FE visits with input from careers specialists.

Assembly and tutor group opportunities - employability skills

- Mock applications and interviews

- Labour Market Information year group talk.

- Parental Support Group (for discussion) Prospect Careers Support

Careers advice and guidance – independent careers adviser