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Careers Programme Information

Click here to view our Careers Education Programme for 2018-19

Our school Careers Leader is Mr M Lightfoot, Assistant Headteacher
Telephone: 0151 228 6800 Email: mlightfoot@bgis.co.uk

Technical education and apprenticeships

Broadgreen International School: Provider Access Policy

Introduction

This policy statement sets out the school’s arrangements for managing the access of providers to pupils at the school for the purpose of giving them information about the provider’s education or training offer. This complies with the school’s legal obligations under Section 42B of the Education Act 1997.

Pupil entitlement

All pupils in years 8-13 are entitled:

  • to find out about technical education qualifications and apprenticeships opportunities, as part of a careers programme which provides information on the full range of education and training options available at each transition point;
  • to hear from a range of local providers about the opportunities they offer, including technical education and apprenticeships – through options events, assemblies and group discussions and taster events;
  • to understand how to make applications for the full range of academic and technical courses.

Management of provider access requests

Procedure

A provider wishing to request access should contact Mr M Lightfoot, Assistant Headteacher

Telephone: 0151 228 6800 Email: mlightfoot@bgis.co.uk

 

Opportunities for access (updated November 2018)

A number of events, integrated into the school careers programme, will offer providers an opportunity to come into school to speak to pupils and/or their parents/carers. Students will have access to a variety of opportunities including:

 

Year 7

Workshop sessions and presentation from BAE Systems
Opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering,
Art and Maths

Year 8

Workshop sessions and presentation from BAE Systems

KS4 Options Evening

Year 9

LJMU – Dream, Plan, Achieve Programme
Careers Fair organised by Career Connect
DWF Inspiration Project
The Opportunities with the Civil Service (Open Day)

Year 10

Work experience
World of Work Day
Inspiring Young Engineers at Jaguar Landrover
Taster days at colleges of further education
Careers in The Music Industry Showcase

Year 11

Future Pathways assemblies

Visit from the Apprenticeship Support & Knowledge (ASK)

Visit from the Royal Navy

“Medical Challenge Day”

IB Information Evening

 Sixth Form Showcase Evening

Year 12

Work experience

Additional work experience during summer holiday

Visit from the Apprenticeship Support & Knowledge (ASK)

Higher Education Conference

The EY Foundation

Visit to The Royal Liverpool University Teaching Hospital for Opportunities in the NHS (Open Day)

Visit to United Utilities in Warrington

Year 13

Visit from the Apprenticeship Support & Knowledge (ASK)

The EY Foundation

Visit to he Royal Liverpool University Teaching Hospital for Opportunities in the NHS (Open Day)

 

Please speak to Mr Hilton, to identify the most suitable opportunity for you.

 

Premises and facilities

The school will make the main hall, classrooms or private meeting rooms available for discussions between the provider and students, as appropriate to the activity. The school will also make available AV and other specialist equipment to support provider presentations. This will all be discussed and agreed in advance of the visit with the Careers Leader or a member of their team.

Providers are welcome to leave a copy of their prospectus or other relevant course literature at the Careers Resource Centre, which is managed by the school librarian. The Resource Centre is available to all students at lunch and break times.

Approval and review

Approved 13.03.18 by Governors at Full Governors

Next review: March 2019

 

Signed:

Sandra Tai, Chair of Governors
Katrina Beswick, Head teacher