Mrs W Kerley,
Careers Information, Advice and Guidance
We aim to deliver a quality service by providing comprehensive and impartial careers information, advice and guidance to all Manor students.
All year 11 students will have the opportunity to attend a careers guidance appointment with Mrs Kerley, U-Explore Careers Adviser. Students in other year groups can request an interview at any time during the year by speaking to their form tutor.
School Sixth Forms and Colleges
All Saints School Sixth Form. www.allsaints.york.sch.uk. Application Deadline – Friday 3rd February 2017.
Archbishop Holgate’s School Sixth Form. www.archbishopholgates.org
Askham Bryan College. www.askham-bryan.ac.uk.
Information Evenings, 5.00pm-6.30pm – 17th January 2017, 7 March 2017, 20th June 2017.
Saturday Open Mornings, 10am-1pm – Book a place on the website for Saturday 28th January 2017, 29th April 2017.
Fulford School Sixth Form. www.fulford.york.sch.uk
Huntington School Sixth Form. www.huntingtonschool.co.uk
Joseph Rowntree School Sixth Form. www.josephrowntreeschool.co.uk
York College. www.yorkcollege.ac.uk. Open Days – Wednesday 8th March 2017, 6pm-8pm and Tuesday 13th June 2017, 6pm-8pm.
www.gov.uk/apply-apprenticeship - Search for vacancies.
www.york.gov.uk/yorkapprenticeships – Join the York Apprenticeship Talent Pool.
Help your child explore their future career and education options at home by encouraging them to use Start – a fantastic online careers learning resource. Start is accessible anytime on computers and compatible mobile and tablet devices, and is designed to enable young people to make excellent choices about their futures.
Start allows young people to:
• Find jobs that match their skills, qualities, interests and work preferences
• Understand what different careers are like, including earning potential and the qualifications required to get in
• Search live local Apprenticeship opportunities matched to their areas of interest
• See which businesses are recruiting in your area to understand local employment demand when making decisions about careers
If you or your child have not already registered, go to www.startprofile.com and use the code 48375.
For more information on Start or the careers guidance in place at our school, please contact Mrs Kerley, U-Explore Careers Adviser or visit http://website.u-explore.com/start/parents/
The site has up to date information on employment, self-employment, the labour market and advice about courses and qualifications. There are also links to information produced by Leeds City Region on employment trends and opportunities.
www.ucas.ac.uk – Research University courses.
www.russellgroup.ac.uk/media/5272/informedchoices-print.pdf - A guide to making A level choices for University courses.
www.prospects.ac.uk – A useful careers website aimed at Graduates. Look at Careers Advice, What can I do with my Degree?
www.unistats.direct.gov.uk – University league tables.
www.gov.uk/student-finance - Higher Education Student Finance.
www.university.which.co.uk – Information about Higher Education.
Mrs W Kerley,