In Year 8 students continue to refine their understanding of careers and pathways including selecting the GCSE options they wish to pursue:
Revaluate and further explore and analyse strengths and preferences by completing the Information Aspirational Quiz in Fast Tomato.
Meet employers to develop a deeper understanding of career options through PSHE days
In preparation for making GCSE options choices in term 2, students investigate subjects and their link to career pathways and their future.
Careers Week - careers quizzes, interesting facts and speakers embedded into curriculum lessons
All students meet with Careers Leader to discuss GCSE options
EXTERNAL CAREERS LINKS
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.