Careers

Students at Retford Oaks have a planned program of CEIAG, in accordance with the DFE Careers guidance and inspiration in schools (April 2014). The program ensures all students have opportunities to recognise their own strengths and values and take responsibility for developing employability skills.

Y7

  • Access to JED (Job Explorer Database)
  • Access to on site impartial careers advice

Y8

  • Access to JED (Job Explorer Database)
  • Access to on site impartial careers advice
  • Support and advice in making decisions on GCSE options
  • Careers Day

Y9

  • Access to JED (Job Explorer Database)
  • Access to on site impartial careers advice
  • Opportunities to have conversations with employers and working people
  • Involvement in an options process to help make guided and informed decisions about the future.

Y10

  • Access to JED (Job Explorer Database)
  • Access to on site impartial careers advice
  • Opportunities to have conversations with employers and working people
  • Inspirational talks, motivational speakers, employers, colleges , university input
  • Opportunities to engage in a mock interview program

Y11

  • Access to JED (Job Explorer Database)
  • Access to on site impartial careers advice
  • Receive  the offer of a 1:1  Careers interview
  • Opportunities to have conversations with employers and working people
  • Guidance to produce a CV and Covering letter
  • Opportunity to visit Careers Fairs
  • Opportunities to visit Further Education providers.
  • Entrepreneurial Mentoring support

Impartial Careers Advice is available from Maggi Pugh who is based in school.

 Break time and Lunch time open drop-in clinics operational in school: Monday – Thursday.

Should you require further information or have any queries regarding Careers Education Information and Guidance, please contact: Maggi Pugh, Information, Advice and Guidance Lead Practitioner.

mpugh@retfordoaks-ac.org.uk

Please click the link below to view the Careers Education Information Advice and Guidance Policy for Retford Oaks Academy

Careers Education Information Advice and Guidance Policy

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