Our Careers Programme: Autumn Term

AUTUMN TERM

Year Group

Activity

Gatsby Benchmark

CDI Framework

7

Shine Project – York University talk to the whole year 7 cohort regarding the shine project.

1. 3. 7

1,2,3,4,5,6,7,10,11,13,17

STEM Talk – STEM co-ordinator presentation to whole year group through assembly.

1. 2. 3. 4

4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 14

Linking curriculum learning to Careers – students are given guidance on how their subjects / learning support them into career pathways.

1. 2. 3. 4

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 10. 11. 12. 14

8

Shine Project – Targeted students visit York University and undertake various tasks.

1. 3. 7

1. 2. 3. 12. 13. 14. 15. 17

Careers & Higher Education Fair

1. 2. 3. 5. 7. 8

4. 5. 6. 7. 10. 11. 12. 14

STEM Talk – STEM co-ordinator presentation to whole year group through assembly.

1. 2. 3. 4

4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 14

Linking curriculum learning to Careers – students are given guidance on how their subjects / learning support them into career pathways.

1. 2. 3. 4

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 10. 11. 12. 14

9

Shine Project – Targeted students visit York University and undertake various tasks.

1. 3. 7

1. 2. 3. 12. 13. 14. 15. 17

Humanutopia “who am I” – Masterclass raising confidence and aspirations – 15 challenges designed to increase student awareness to HE options

1. 3

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16 .17

Careers & Higher Education Fair

1. 2. 3. 5. 7. 8

4. 5. 6. 7. 10. 11. 12. 14

STEM Talk – STEM co-ordinator presentation to whole year group through assembly.

1. 2. 3. 4

4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 14

Careers talk – Alumni student talks about her Career pathway since leaving MCC

1. 2. 3. 4. 5

4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 10. 11. 14

Linking curriculum learning to Careers – students are given guidance on how their subjects / learning support them into career pathways.

1. 2. 3. 4

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 10. 11. 12. 14

Tomorrows engineers around the world workshop – a look at Manufacturing/ engineering through a variety of workshops

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 8

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 15

10

Shine Project – students visit York University and undertake various tasks.

1. 3. 7

1. 2. 3. 12. 13. 14. 15. 17

Careers & Higher Education Fair

1. 2. 3. 5. 7. 8

4. 5. 6. 7. 10. 11. 12. 14

1-1 personal guidance with the careers adviser

1. 2. 3. 4. 8

1. 2. 3. 4. 7. 10. 11.14. 15. 17

STEM Talk – STEM co-ordinator presentation to whole year group through assembly.

1. 2. 3. 4

4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 14

Linking curriculum learning to Careers – students are given guidance on how their subjects / learning support them into career pathways.

1. 2. 3. 4

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 10. 11. 12. 14

Careers talk – Alumni student talks about her Career pathway since leaving MCC

1. 2. 3. 4. 5

4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 10. 11. 14

STEM masterclass – Activity to promote to students a wider understanding of careers with a STEM qualification

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 7

4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 14

Eurogamer convention – students can access Universities and games development companies to discuss future career pathways etc.

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 7

4. 5. 6. 7. 10. 11. 14. 15.

11

Shine Project – students visit York University for the student conference, students undertake various tasks including talks on Finance, A Levels and Career pathways.

1. 3. 7

1. 2. 3. 12. 13. 14. 15. 17

JC+ talk – Interview preparation

1. 2. 3. 5.

1. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 10. 11. 14. 16

HE talk from NCOP staff to all year 11 students.

1. 3. 7

4. 10. 14. 15.

Leeds City Region talk on Future goals campaign – LMI – 3 Local employers talking about their companies.

1. 2. 3. 4. 5

4. 5. 6. 7. 14. 15. 17

Talk on support that students will receive whilst they are in Year 11, dates and targeted support activities.

1. 3

4. 10. 14. 15.

STEM Talk – STEM co-ordinator presentation to whole year group through assembly.

1. 2. 3. 4

4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 14

A look at how to apply for apprenticeships and how FIREFLY can support your child with their progression pathway.

1. 3

4. 5. 7. 10. 11. 14. 15

Humanutopia – The final push talk about pathways and future careers.

1. 2. 3. 5

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16 .17

Linking curriculum learning to Careers – students are given guidance on how their subjects / learning support them into career pathways.

1. 2. 3. 4

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 10. 11. 12. 14

Application support begins for Vulnerable and Disadvantaged students.

1. 3. 8

4. 10. 11. 14. 15

Application process – students are supported with their progression.

1. 3. 8

4. 10. 11. 14. 15

Careers & Higher Education Fair.

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 8

4. 5. 6. 7. 10. 11. 12. 14

1-1 personal guidance with the careers adviser

1. 2. 3. 4. 8

1. 2. 3. 4. 7. 10. 11.14. 15. 17

Morrisby feedback to targeted students.

1. 3. 8

1. 2. 3. 4. 8. 10. 11. 14

P16 open evening for Year 11 students.

1. 3. 7. 8

4. 5. 10. 11. 14. 15. 17

Year 11 Interviews start for P16.

1. 3. 8

1. 2. 3. 4. 10. 11. 14. 15. 16. 17

Year 11 Parents evening Information Evening

1. 3

1. 2. 3. 4. 10. 11. 14. 15. 16. 17

Updating CVs from mock interview feedback

1. 3. 8

1. 2. 3. 8. 10. 11. 12. 14. 16

P16

Realising Opportunities – students visit York University and undertake various tasks to support their University applications.

1. 3. 7

1. 2. 3. 12. 13. 14. 15. 17

JC+ talk about Work Experience benefits

1. 2. 3. 5

4. 5. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11.

Year 12 targeted students talk from York University regarding the access scheme and reward programme.

1. 3. 7

1,2,3,4,5,6,7,10,11,13,17

Progression Module – Year 12 Students undertake the progression module, which supports UCAS applications and research – Also worth 12 UCAS points for Universities within the GHWY Universities. (Not all Universities)

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 7

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 7. 8. 10. 11. 13. 14. 15. 17

Work experience planning

1. 2. 3. 5. 6

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 14. 15. 16

work experience programme

1. 2. 3. 5. 6

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 14. 16. 17

Linking curriculum learning to Careers – students are given guidance on how their subjects / learning support them into career pathways.

1. 2. 3. 4

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 10. 11. 12. 14

Careers adviser available at P16 Parents Evening

1. 3. 7. 8

1. 2. 3. 4. 10. 11. 14. 15. 16. 17

Careers adviser available for 1-1 personal guidance

1. 2. 3. 4. 8

1. 2. 3. 4. 7. 10. 11.14. 15. 17

Careers & Higher Education Fair

1. 2. 3. 5. 7. 8

4. 5. 6. 7. 10. 11. 12. 14

Options @16 – Careers fair at Pontefract racecourse, targeted students.

1. 2. 3. 5. 7. 8

4. 5. 6. 7. 10. 11. 12. 14

Product Design in Action – Engaging and interactive KS5 Product Design inspiration day. Five renowned speakers from a diverse range of studios will give students the inside story of product design- students will learn from real life designers how to think about and tackle design as a concept, how science relates to design and how to use inspiration. They will learn about the careers in the industry and how to take ideas from concepts to commercially viable ideas.

1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 10. 11. 14

UCAS Applications – Those students wishing to apply to University have a UCAS session once a week, through this your child is supported with their personal statement and application process to University.

1. 3. 4. 8

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 7. 8. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 17

Eurogamer convention – students can access Universities and games development companies to discuss future career pathways etc.

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 7

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 10. 11. 14

Careers and Progression Events:

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