P16 – Careers, Education & Guidance

Careers, Education & Guidance

Start is a free, online careers platform designed to connect 11-18 year olds with their future career potential.

It combines the most comprehensive source of information with a personalised experience and career planning tools, helping our students to make more informed decisions about their future study and career options, as well as developing their employability.

Start includes: A student profile: students build their profile and access personalised study and career information.

Modules: activities to guide students through the information on Start at the right time. Up to date information: engaging content on what to study, where to learn and the world of work.

Locker: an online record of achievement to evidence skills for future applications and CVs. Employability action plan: Students can set goals and stay in control of their career planning.

 

National Careers Service
The National Careers Service helpline is available for young people (aged 13 upwards) every day from 8am till 10pm on 0800 100 900 or search online – https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/

Leicester Apprenticeship Hub
Are you aware of students who are interested in apprenticeships? Locally there is a Leicester Apprenticeship Hub, with a website where you can see details of the latest vacancies and Leicester based apprenticeships events. Students can also register to be sent details of future throughout the summer with a guarantee of an interview with employers, plus how to prepare, hints and tips. Go to: Apprenticeship Hub

Need more information? See below a range of people who are available for advice and guidance

  • Careers Library
  • Family
  • Friends
  • Subject teacher
  • Form Tutor
  • A Pastoral Manager
  • Your Head of Year
  • Teacher in charge of careers (Mrs Thorpe/Ms Darby)

Careers Education, Information & Guidance Policy

Education and Training Providers – Access Policy