Here is our Employer Prospectus. This brochure outlines the key careers events planned for the current academic year. If you are interested in volunteering for any of these, or would like to discuss other ways of engaging with your future work force please do get in touch.
Learning about work, for work, through work. Work Related Learning is an umbrella term for planned programmes of activities and qualifications that help pupils make an effective transition from school to work.
Employers working in schools
Pupils learning in the workplace
Work-Related qualifications and key skills for pupils
Career planning for pupils
Work Related Learning is now a statutory requirement for all pupils at key stage 4.
We deliver activities in close partnership with the business community, which develop young people’s understanding of the world of work and enhance their employability skills. Education Business Services International (EBSI) helps to develop the partnership between our school and businesses in our Borough.
Following GCSE exams all Year 11 students are invited to participate in a 2 week work experience placement.
In Year 12 all pupils take part in a 1 week work experience placement. All pupils are also strongly encouraged to plan their own work experience during school holidays. This is especially important for those who are keen to study Medicine, Dentistry or Veterinary Science at University. Many companies now offer virtual work experiences delivered online
The aim of work experience is:
To get a taster of what the world of work is about.
To help pupils decide on their future career path.
To make pupils more knowledgeable and confident when they apply for jobs.
To find out what is expected of an employee.
Careers Education and Guidance. Shami Bahra, the Connexions Personal Advisor, is in school and available to all pupils to give advice on a wide range of issues specific to their individual needs. The Connexions Advisor is a careers specialist and can offer pupils guidance when planning for their future beyond 澳门永利注册官网.