Information for Employers

In order to support our vision of helping our students find their purpose, we need the support of both the public and private sectors. The careers programme is the bridge between education and employment. Therefore our students need to understand, what skills and qualifications are required to be successful in the workplace.

There are a number of ways you can engage with us at Pleckgate High School (The below table details how.)

 

SUPER LEARNING DAY 1 – Tuesday 15th October 2019 SUPER LEARNING DAY 2 – Wednesday 15th January 2020 SUPER LEARNING DAY 3 – Thursday  5th  March 2020
YEAR 11

●      College, Sixth form and Apprenticeship talks

●      What are my next steps?

●      College, sixth form and apprenticeship applications

●      CV writing

●      Personal statements

●      Interview skills

 

YEAR 8

●      Exploring different careers.

●      Work placement visit

●      Exploring personal strengths for employment

 

YEAR 9

●      Head of Department Options Talks

●      Employer talks

●      Which way now?

 

 

YEAR 10

●      Exploring options for KS5

●      Employer talks

●      One to one career interviews

 

WEEKLY SCHEDULED ASSEMBLIES
MONDAY – Year 7  

Opportunities for employers to engage with a specific year group about your work sector.

Discussions around Qualifications, skills and job opportunities.

TUESDAY – Year 9
WEDNESDAY – Year 10
THURSDAY – Year 11
FRIDAY – Year 8

 

CURRICULUM OPPORTUNITIES
There are opportunities for employers to liaise with the CEIAG coordinator and Heads of  Department to educate our pupils on how their subject leads onto further study and/or employment.Examples of how you might support specific subject areas:

●      Subject specific talks in lessons

●      Opportunities for practical application of knowledge and skills

●      Competitions

●      Projects to extend learning

●      Visits to places of employment

 

 

For more information or to arrange a meeting, please contact our Careers Coordinator J Blears at jblears@pleckgate.com.