John Hampden Grammar School

Career Activities KS4

Key Stage 4 

 

Year 10

 

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

Career coordinator attends parents evenings to provide pathway information

Opportunity to attend Bucks Skill Show

Local debating competitions/Youth speaks participation

Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme - Bronze

Students have access to an one to one Adviza appointment

Comprehensive career library available in the LRC

University prospectus & local college brochures available in LRC

Access to Google classroom – KS4 Careers – where current opportunities /events are advertised

Labour Marketing information available via Eclipse and Google classroom

Career information provided on the stuednt/parent bulletin on a regular basis

 

Year 11

 

 

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

Career coordinator attends parents evenings to provide pathway information

Morrisby Profiling offered to all Year 11 students sponsored by Royal Bank of Scotland

Opportunity to attend local Careers Fair –  RGS & WHS

Opporutnity to attend Bucks Skill Show

6th form open evening – to assist in A level choices

Opportunity to attend A Level Taster Day

All students interviewed by SLT in respect of their 6th form/Career choices

Students to have access to a one to one Adviza appointment

Comprehensive career library available in the LRC

University prospectus & local college brochures available in LRC

Opportunity to participate in Young Enterprise

Information about employment/apprenticeships included on parent bulletin

Medsoc - supports students who are thinking about a career in medicine, dentistry, veterinary science

Access to Google classroom – KS4 Careers – where current opportunities /events are advertised

Labour Marketing information available via Eclipse and Google classroom

National Citizen Service promoted to Year 11

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