John Hampden Grammar School

Career Activities KS3

 

 

Year 7

 

Career lessons - during PSD 

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 – during PSD

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

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 - during PSD

All Year 9 students participate in the I-PAC scheme - (Interview Preparation and Career) which includes the preparation of a personal statement and a formal interview from a local employer

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 - Battle of the Bands

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