John Hampden Grammar School

Careers Resources available in the LRC

There is a comprehensive Careers Library located in the School's LRC.

The following is a selection of some of the publications available:


  • Prospectuses
  • ‘How to get into’ medical school, Oxbridge, Engineering
  • Information to assist students in researching courses/universities
  • Choosing your degree course
  • How to complete your UCAS application
  • Heap Guide
  • Times University Guide


  • Top 100 apprenticeship employers
  • Local employer opportunities, Martin Baker, Elga Water, Mars, Network Rail, BMW

Specific Career Guides

  • Journalism
  • Engineering
  • Teaching
  • Architecture
  • Social work
  • Business
  • Law
  • Getting into business and economics
  • The Actor's business plan/The excellent audition guide
  • Working in Science

BMAT Guides

UKCAT Guides

Interview and career decision guides

            What Colour is your Parachute?

            Putting your mind set to work

            Why You – 101 Interview questions you’ll never fear again    

            Interview Skills

            CV Writing

Gap Year Guides

Studying Abroad