John Hampden Grammar School

Career Activities KS4

Key Stage 4 

 

 

Year 10

 

 

·         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

·         Career coordinator attends parents evenings to provide pathway information

·         Year 10 Careers day – Army Leadership (am), carousel of local employer career talks

·         Local debating competitions/Youth speaks participation

·         Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme

·         Students have access to a Connexions 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 student/parent bulletin on a regular basis

 

 

Year 11

 

 

·         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

·         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

·         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 Connexions 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

·         Medco - 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