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Careers Programme

The following careers programme has been designed to link to the Gatsby Benchmarks and uses Unifrog as a source of advice and guidance.Img 0115

Each student will be provided with their own individual log in for Unifrog.  For information about the Gatsby Benchmarks please click here.  Could you please fill in this Unifrog and Careers Programme Evaluation.

 

 

 

Please click here to view the Morrisby presentation - September 2018

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Year 6

Sessions

When will delivery take place?

Delivery by?

Link to Gatsby Benchmark

Workshadowing

June/July

Primary feeder schools/Tring School

5

Year 7

Sessions

When will delivery take place?

Delivery by?

Link to Gatsby Benchmark

Introduction to Unifrog

Sessions will take place throughout the year in the Lifeskills lessons.

Lifeskills specialists

1, 2, 3

CV writing Sessions will take place throughout the year in the Lifeskills lessons. Lifeskills specialists 1, 2, 3

Year 8

Sessions

When will delivery take place?

Delivery by?

Link to Gatsby Benchmark

Introduction to Unifrog

Sessions will take place throughout the year in the Lifeskills lessons.

Lifeskills specialists

1, 2, 3

World at work Sessions will take place throughout the year in the Lifeskills lessons. Lifeskills specialists 1, 2, 3
Real Game Day Session C will take place off timetable at a date TBC. Project Leader 1, 2, 3

Year 9

Sessions

When will delivery take place?

Delivery by?

Link to Gatsby Benchmark

CV writing and Linkedin​

Sessions will take place in the Lifeskills lessons

Lifeskills specialists

1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Options research (Unifrog introduction) Session will take place in the Lifeskills lessons before options deadline. Lifeskills specialists 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
ELD 1 - Sexual Health and Relationships Education Day (focus on online profiles and relationships with employers) October 2018  Lifeskills specialists and external professional organisations 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
ELD 3 - Engineering for Girls and Boys July 2019 External professional organisation 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Year 10

Sessions

When will delivery take place?

Delivery by?

Link to Gatsby Benchmark

Labour Markets

Sessions will take place off timetable in the allocated ‘Careers’ sessions throughout the year

Enhancement Leader

1, 2, 3, 5, 7

Understanding a prospectus/virtual tours Sessions will take place off timetable in the allocated ‘Careers’ sessions throughout the year Enhancement Leader 1, 2, 3, 5, 7
Understanding Sixth Form and College entrance requirements Sessions will take place off timetable in the allocated ‘Careers’ sessions throughout the year UCAS coordinator 1, 2, 3, 5, 7
Unifrog Research (Unifrog introduction) Sessions will take place off timetable in the allocated ‘Careers’ sessions throughout the year UCAS coordinator 1, 2, 3, 5, 7

Year 11

Sessions

When will delivery take place?

Delivery by?

Link to Gatsby Benchmark

Morrisby Testing (Parents evening, assembly, testing and feedback)

October/November 2018

Morrisby and Enhancement Leader

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7

Introduction to Sixth Form/College November 2018 Sixth Form and Enhancement Team 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7
Options Research (Unifrog) November 2018 Sixth Form and Enhancement Team  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7
ELD 1 - Soap Enterprise, CVs, Local College presentation, Apprenticeships, Careers Comedian October 2018 External professional organisation, Project Manager, Local Colleges, Careers Comedian 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7
Careers Fair January 2019 Held by Tring School 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7

Year 12

Sessions

When will delivery take place?

Delivery by?

Link to Gatsby Benchmark

ALL

Creating Personal Portfolios

ALL

September 2018

ALL

Sixth Form Team

ALL

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7

Work Experience July 2019  Sixth Form and Enhancement Team 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Apprenticeship Evening July 2019 Sixth Form and Enhancement Team 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Various assemblies and presentations from a range of career professionals Throughout all of year 12 and 13. Students to be notified via COOL, collective worship and email Sixth Form team and external professionals/alumni 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
UCAS

Higher Education launch (parents' evening, Higher Education trip)

UCAS

March 2019

UCAS

Sixth Form team (This includes two trips to two conventions)

UCAS

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7

Oxbridge Launch (parents' evening, Oxbridge convention) March 2019 Sixth Form team (This includes two trips to two conventions) 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Unifrog launch ELD March 2019 Unifrog specialist  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Personal statement and references June 2019 Sixth Form team (This includes two trips to two conventions) 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
UCAS applications June 2019 Sixth Form team (This includes two trips to two conventions) 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Russell Group universities October 2018 Sixth Form team (This includes two trips to two conventions) 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Specialist talks eg. Medicine, Law, Engineering  June/July 2019   Sixth Form team (This includes two trips to two conventions) 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Careers / Apprenticeship

Higher Education Trip

Careers / Apprenticeship

March 2019

Careers / Apprenticeship

Sixth Form team at Brunel University 

Careers / Apprenticeship

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7

Unifrog launch ELD March 2019 Unifrog specialist  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
CVs June/July 2019  Sixth Form team 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Apprenticeships June/July 2019 Sixth Form Team 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7

Year 13

Sessions

When will delivery take place?

Delivery by?

Link to Gatsby Benchmark

ALL

a) Various assemblies and presentations from a range of career professionals

UCAS

a) Preparation on interviews and invitations

b) ELD and COOL sessions- Personal Statements

c) Workshops on SAQ and admissions tests

d) Student Finance

e) Replying to offers / Extra / Clearing / Adjustment

Careers / Apprenticeship

a) Job Show trip

b) CVs

c) Assessment centre tests

d) Literacy and numeracy testing
e) Interview skills and practice

f) Career and Apprenticeship financial management

ALL

Session A - throughout all of year 12 and 13. Students to be notified via COOL, assemblies and email

UCAS

Session A - October 2018

Session B - September/October 2018 

Session C - October 2018

Session D - January 2019

Session E - February 2019 

Careers / Apprenticeship

Session A - October 2018 

Session B - Sept/Oct 2018

Session C - November 2018 

Session D - December 2018

Session E - January/February 2019

Session F - March 2019

ALL

Session A - Sixth Form team and external professionals/alumni

UCAS

All sessions will be delivered by the Sixth Form Team 

Careers / Apprenticeship

Session A - Sixth Form Team and external trip to Job Show 

Session B-F will be led by the Sixth Form Team

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7

Events and Whole School Career Program

Sessions

When will delivery take place?

Delivery by?

Link to Gatsby Benchmark

a) Careers Fair (ALL)

b) Enterprise Markets (ALL)

c) Apprenticeship Evening (10-13)

d) Options evenings (9, 11)

e) Subject promotion of careers and life beyond the subject (ALL)

A) Careers Fair will take place in January 2019

B) Enterprise markets take place throughout the year and are advertised to students via Tutor rolling powerpoint and in assemblies

C) Apprenticeship evening takes place in July 2019

D) Year 9 Options Evening takes place in December 2018. Year 11 Options Evening takes place in November 2018.

E) Subject promotion will be continuous throughout the year; in lessons and display boards as well as the careers fair. Be brave and have discussions with your subject teachers!

A) Led by the Enhancement Team, Sixth Form and subjects

B) Enhancement Teams

C) Enhancement and Sixth Form Team 

D) Sixth Form team, Assistant Head Teacher overseeing curriculum 

E) All departments and staff

2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8

Advice & Guidance

Sessions

When will delivery take place?

Delivery by?

Link to Gatsby Benchmark

  1. We have an Independent Careers Advisor available to make appointments for individual consultation.

  2. Sixth Form and Enhancement Team available for consultation

   

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