Careers education, information and guidance has a high profile in the school, with the statutory Gatsby Benchmarks underpinning the programme. Careers at the Link starts from year 7 and is well integrated into the curriculum. Students are enabled to explore their own career aspirations throughout their life at school and make informed decisions about their future career pathways through a programme of curricular and extracurricular activities. The programme aims to encourage students to be ambitious, broaden their horizons and explore their own career aspirations throughout their life at school, enabling them to make informed decisions about their future career pathways. By Sixth Form we ensure that students are ready to take the next steps and know what leading a meaningful life with purpose means for them. In addition to the work in the curriculum we engage our local community and create links with employers, employees and the world of work. We fully support parents and students throughout the application process for college, or their chosen next step.
As part of our Careers Education programme in the Sixth Form each student:
Please check our Careers Statement and Provider Access Policy for more information on this important aspect of our work.