Careers and Work Experience

Our main outcomes from our careers plan are;

Where appropriate;

  • All young people at the school receive a stable careers programme
  • Enable all students to learn from information provided by the career and labour market
  • The CEIAG programme should be individual and address the needs of each young person
  • Link the curriculum learning to careers learning
  • Provide young people with a series of encounters with employers and employees
  • Provide young people with experiences of workplace(s)
  • Provide each young person with the opportunity to receive personal guidance
  • Provide each young person with local offer information in a timely manner
  • Offer visits and information sessions about internships, traineeships and apprenticeships
  • To review and update the careers offer yearly based on feedback

Careers, Work Experience and Destinations Team

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Claire Dougan

Caitriona Harnedy

Career's & Work Experience Co-ordinator

Assistant Head

dougan.c@welearn365.com

01675 463590

harnedy.c@welearn365.com

01675 463590

Email Careers Team

Employer and Business Encounters

Each year we track our offer of employer and business contacts that have provided our young people with the opportunity to visit their site or offered internal support looking at job roles within their businesses. These also included ongoing work experience opportunities for our young people. The employer encounters for 2019-2020 were;

  • Catherine’s Day care Centre, Coleshill
  • Morrisons Café
  • Premier Inn- NEC
  • Express Circuits, Coleshill
  • Edward’s Primary School, Coleshill
  • Community Café with local church
  • MacDonald Hotel- Ansty Hall
  • Playground Games- Leamington Spa (MoveForward)
  • Willmott Dixon- 6 week mentoring
  • Kineton Barracks Visit and 6 week mentoring programme (MoveForward)
  • The Vertical Garden Project (MoveForward)
  • Live Cook with Chef David (MoveForward)
  • Open Theatre Home Movie Makers Event (MoveForward)
  • RAF Stem Mock Interviews (MoveForward)
  • Into Games Quest (MoveForward)
  • REP Theatre Workshop
  • Southfields Farm (MoveForward)
  • Cadent Gas , Coventry
  • National Grid, Solhull