Careers Programme

Careers, Information, Advice & Personal Development Programme Key Stage 5

Autumn Term

Topic Outline - Year 12Topic Outline - Year 13
• 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
• 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 12Topic Outline - Year 13
• 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
• 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 12Topic Outline - Year 13
• 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
• 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 From

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