John Hampden Grammar School

Career Activities KS3

Key Stage 3

 

 

Year 7

 

 

·         Career lessons - PSD using Ignite programme

·         Access to software via JHGS web site and Google Classroom, Higher Ideas, Job Explorer Database,  Eclipse, Fast Tomato

·         Opportunity to attend a varied programme of careers talks on a monthly basis

·         Varied programme of school trips to commercial and educational establishments support career research

·         Opportunity to compete in Rotary Technology tournament

·         Opportunity to participate in an team building residential activity soon after starting at JHGS

·         Access to a comprehensive career library available in the LRC

·         Access to Google classroom – KS3 Careers – where current opportunities /events are advertised

·         Labour Marketing information available via Eclipse and Google classroom

·         Career information provided on the student/parent bulletin on a regular basis

 

 

Year 8

 

 

·         Career lessons – PSD using Ignite programme

·         Access to software via JHGS web site and Google Classroom, Higher Ideas, Job Explorer Database, Eclipse, Fast Tomato

·         Opportunity to attend a varied programme of careers talks on a monthly basis

·         Varied programme of school trips to commercial and educational establishments to support career research

·         Opportunity to complete in Rotary Technology tournament

·         Opportunity to complete in the Mock Trial competition

·         All students participate in the I-PAC scheme (Interview Preparation and Careers) which includes the preparation of a personal statement and a formal interview from local employer

·         Access to a comprehensive career library available in the LRC

·         Participation in Mock Trial Competition

·         Access to Google classroom – KS3 Careers – where current opportunities /events are advertised

·         Labour Marketing information available via Eclipse and Google classroom

·         Career information provided on the student/parent bulletin on a regular basis

 

 


Year 9

 

 

·         Career lessons - PSD using Ignite programme

·         Access to software via JHGS web site and Google Classroom, Higher Ideas, Job Explorer Database, Eclipse, Fast Tomato

·         Opportunity to attend a varied programme of careers talks on a monthly basis

·         Varied programme of school trips to commercial and educational establishments to support career research

·         Opportunity to compete in Rotary Technology tournament

·         Opportunity to compete in Mock Trial Competition

·         Opportunity to participate in Instron Engineering taster day

·         Career coordinator attends Parents Evening to provide pathway information

·         GCSE options evening – to assist with option choices

·         Participation in Young Enterprise scheme

·         Comprehensive career library available in the LRC

·         University prospectus & local college brochures available in LRC

·         Access to Google classroom – KS3 Careers – where current opportunities /events are      advertised

·         Labour Marketing information available via Eclipse and Google classroom

·         Career information provided on the student/parent bulletin on a regular basis