Careers Plan

As part of our careers initiative, we have planned a range of activities throughout the year which will enable our students to enhance their career progression and ensure they are provided with the best possible post-16 opportunities. 

Below are more details about the different career activities taking place throughout the year:

November 2019

  • Activity: The Skills Show (November 21-23)
  • Gatsby Benchmark: Learning from career and learning market information  
  • Outcome: Understanding labour market and post 16 opportunities, parental engagement  

January 2020

  • Activity: 1:1 Careers Guidance (20th January-12th March)
  • Gatsby Benchmark: Addressing the needs of every pupil 
  • Outcome: 80% of Year 11 post-16 applications submitted 

February 2020

  •  Activity: National Apprentice Week (3rd-7th February)
  • Gatsby Benchmark: Learning from career and learning market information
  • Outcome: Raise awareness of apprenticeships and employment with training opportunities

March 2020

  • Activity: Bespoke taster days with further education provision 
  • Gatsby Benchmark: Encounters with further and higher education 
  • Outcome: Ensure that pupils are making informed decisions with regards to their post-16 opportunities