Curriculum Information for Careers

Staff Role
Jo Cottam CEIAG and Business Partnership Development
Joanne Lilley Careers Leader


Careers Programme

 Year Group

Careers Events and opportunities

 Opportunity to take part in a real-life project run buy Aldi

STEM day

Team building day at Halton Training Camp

Options evening ( specialist part of Careers Festival)

Santander  Personal Finance  workshop

Options Workshops


All pupils take part in a week long work experience

Year 10/ 11 assemblies FE, sixth form and apprenticeship providers 

HE drop in sessions at lunchtime 

Lancaster and Morecambe College  taster day

Sixth Form taster day

Kendal College taster day

Employability Panel (Careers Week)  

Year 10 PE encounter with employer


Employability Day  including interview skill and Labour Market Information workshop from the Department of Work and Pensions 

Year 10/ 11 assemblies  FE, sixth form and apprenticeship providers 

HE drop in sessions at lunchtime 

Application support sessions 

1:1 personal guidance sessions  

Year 11 Child Development encounter with employer

All Year Groups

  • National Careers Weeks sessions looking at career prospects linked to subject areas
  • Careers Festival
  • Thursday lunchtime CEIAG sessions

More detailed information about the Careers SOW is available through the school link

Additional information:

Drop In sessions: The department offers regular Thursday lunchtime sessions to offer Impartial Advice and Guidance to help the support students in making decisions.

Future pathway drop in sessions: Local employers, colleges, the Army are invited in for students to discuss future options

Advice sessions:  1:1 lunchtime sessions can be organised.

College visits: These are offered with YPS to help support students who have no transport to attend open days.

Employer talks: The department offers students the opportunity to talk direct with different types of employers.

Careers Evening: The department offers students an evening where local employers, colleges ,sixth forms and universities attend to access impartial advice and guidance

Useful website/ weblinks


CEIAG Policy
Updated: 24/06/2019 464 KB
Provider Access Policy
Updated: 24/06/2019 331 KB
Parents Guide to Apprenticeships
Updated: 12/02/2019 126 KB
Opportunities & Weblinks
Updated: 12/02/2019 268 KB