Careers Programme

Schedules of Careers Information, Advice & Personal Development Programme in Sixth Form.

Year 12

Year 13

Autumn Term

Topic Outline - Year 12

  • Welcome to Sixth Form ‘Surviving Sixth Form’ tutor led discussions

  • Violence prevention presentation

  • Personal development student presentations – ‘What inspires me?’

  • Email etiquette

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing

  • Personal development – Making a good first impression

  • Introduction to University – Winchester University

  • What are MOOCS? - Tutor led

  • Finances explained – Tutor led

  • PREVENT – Tutor led

  • Sexual Consent – Tutor led

  • Black History week – Tutor led

  • Introduction to Apprenticeships

  • Labour Market Information explained

  • Learn 2 Live – driver safety presentation

  • Army Careers Presentation

  • RAF Careers Presentation

  • CV workshop

  • Oxbridge – application process explained

  • Career action plan session – Identify actions needed for post 18 transition

  • Personal development session – self-awareness and

  • E-safety and online presence

  • Strategies for coping with mental health and anxieties

  • Identifying Skills workshop – ASK

  • Interview Skills workshop - ASK

  • Careers Interviews – Peninsula TDC

  • Children’s Hospice SW ambassador scheme presentations

  • Introduction to Apprenticeships

  • Debating session – Tutor led

Autumn Term

Topic Outline - Year 13

  • Welcome to Year 13 managing study and part time employment

  • Completion of UCAS applications and personal statements

  • Violence prevention presentation

  • Careers Interviews – Peninsula TDC

  • Personal development student presentation – ‘What inspires me?’

  • Email etiquette

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing

  • Personal development –Making a good first impression

  • Winchester University – Virtual catch up. Changes for 2021 and advice

  • Finances explained – tutor led

  • PREVENT – tutor led

  • Sexual consent – tutor led

  • Black History week – tutor led

  • Army Careers Presentation

  • RAF Careers Presentation

  • Career action plan session

  • Audit of employment and apprenticeship students

  • Applying for Apprenticeships workshop

  • CV Workshop

  • Mock Oxbridge Interviews

  • Mock Medicine Interviews

  • Interview skills workshop

  • Strategies for coping with mental health and anxieties

  • Personal development session – self-awareness and E-safety and online presence

  • Plymouth University – student finance/how to choose from your offers

  • Petroc – Foundation Degrees and apprenticeship information presentation

  • Labour Market Information session

  • RAF – Interview skills workshops/ Mock interviews

Spring Term

Topic Outline - Year 12

  • Virtual Opportunities/ Open days/Work experience

  • National Apprenticeship Show (virtual)

  • Revision skills and techniques – Tutor Led

  • Career Interviews – Peninsula TDC

  • Prepare a Doc day – virtual

  • Sheffield University – Why choose Russell Group? Presentation

  • Money Twist – external speaker

  • Personal development session – managing change and transition

  • Career action plan session – Planning and deciding/ making career enhancing decisions – Tutor led

  • UCAS Convention (virtual)

  • Career Fair (virtual)

  • Police presentation – alcohol and drugs safety

  • National Apprenticeship week – Tutor focus 8th February

  • National Careers week - Tutor focus 1st March

  • Personal development session – What are soft skills?

  • Career action plan session – Application and interviews, how to prepare and perform well

Spring Term

Topic Outline - Year 13

  • Virtual opportunities.

  • Open days / Work experience

  • National Apprenticeship Show (virtual)

  • Revision skills and techniques – Tutor Led

  • Career Interviews – Peninsula TDC

  • Mock Interviews – health and teaching Winchester University

  • Career action plan session – online opportunities

  • Personal development session – can you identify risk and danger

  • Careers Fair (virtual)

  • Police presentation

  • University Interviews

  • National Apprenticeship week – Tutor focus 8th February

  • National Careers week – 1st March

  • Career action plan session – study abroad? Volunteering, who benefits?

  • Personal development session - Identify progress for decision making

Summer Term

Topic Outline - Year 12

  • Revision and preparation for examinations

  • Durham University – Russell Group application and interview process

  • Career Interviews – Peninsula TDC

  • Personal development session – what type of learner am I?

  • Career action plan session- understanding LMI and the changing landscape of work.

  • Understanding business and industry

  • Parents workshop – student finance explained – Exeter University

  • Work experience opportunities

  • Personal development session – recognising strengths and weaknesses

  • Career action plan session – staying safe at work

Summer Term

Topic Outline - Year 13

  • Revision and preparation for examinations

  • Career action plan session – Review/Evaluation

  • Personal development session – self reflection

  • Aspirations – what next? Plan for the future

  • Year 13 Leavers BBQ

  • Leave Sixth Form