John Hampden Grammar School

Careers Activities KS3

 

 

Year 7

 

Careers lessons - during PSD 

Access to software via the JHGS website and Google Classroom, Higher Ideas, Job Explorer Database,  Eclipse, Fast Tomato

Opportunity to attend a varied programme of careers talks

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

Opportunity to compete in Rotary Technology tournament

Opportunity to participate in a team building residential activity in September

Access to a comprehensive careers library available in the LRC

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

Labour Market information available via Eclipse and Fast Tomato

Careers information provided in the student/parent bulletin on a regular basis

 

Year 8

 

Careers lessons – during PSD

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

Opportunity to attend a varied programme of careers talks 

GCSE Options Evening - to assist with option choices

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 the Mock Trial competition

Access to a comprehensive careers library available in the LRC

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

Labour Market information available via Eclipse and Fast Tomato

Careers information provided on the student/parent bulletin on a regular basis

Year 9

 

Careers 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 website and Google Classroom, Higher Ideas, Job Explorer Database, Eclipse, Fast Tomato

Opportunity to attend a varied programme of careers talks throughout the school year

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

Careers coordinator attends Parents' Evening to provide pathway information

Comprehensive careers 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 Market information available via Eclipse and Google classroom

Careers information provided on the student/parent bulletin on a regular basis