Careers orientation through Year 7 lays the foundation for careers exploration and planning:
Introduction to the Academy’s Careers Leader during term 1 - understanding who to speak to and how they can support
Explore and analyse strengths and preferences by completing the Information Aspirational Quiz in Fast Tomato
Develop an understanding of the variety of job roles and pathways available through meeting a range of employers during PSHE days
Careers Week - careers quizzes, interesting facts and speakers embedded into curriculum lessons
EXTERNAL CAREERS LINK
Online Summer School - Aspiring Journalists
The NCTJ online summer school provides an introduction to journalism for beginners.
There is a video masterclass each week on topics such as news gathering, interviewing skills, media law, sports journalism and broadcasting.