Much of the Year 11 Life Skills course is devoted to careers and post 18 education.  There are also various other points throughout the 11-16 curriculum where careers education occurs.  These include Year 9 Careers day and the Year 10 trip to the World Skills Show at the NEC.

World skills show 2018

“The Skills Show was very enjoyable, loved it!”

“It opened my eyes to the massive range of career paths available, I also liked the foam fingers!”

“The autistic simulator was a good experience, a good insight into people with autism”

“The show was fun and full of interesting stands”

“I enjoyed the large variety of activities and stands to explore.”

“It was great to meet others that share my aviation interest”

“I felt inspired by Jay Surti’s talk – what a ledge!”

“I loved the roof building stall – what an eye opener!”

“…I guess engineering is cool”

“I am thinking of looking into an Army occupation now.”

“I enjoyed learning about careers and apprenticeships that include hobbies I pursue myself, I also enjoyed the food!”

“I enjoyed learning about hospitality and the fake baby was cool!”