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The careers programme at Hornsey School for Girls is committed to delivering independent high quality Careers Education, Information, Advice and Guidance (CEIAG) by ensuring students make effective and informed decisions about their future through greater self-awareness, career exploration, supported & independent career management, work related learning & work experience and the development of employability skills.
The school is fully committed to ensuring that Gatsby benchmarks for careers are met with examples in the documents below.
- Help plan and make decisions about their future from year group 7 - 13
- Find out about their interests, strengths and personal qualities
- Undertake a week of work experience at year 10 commencing in 2020
- Undertake further work experience within the 6th form
- Help explore jobs and careers through work related learning activities
- Provide information about qualifications, progression routes and career options
- Introduce careers resources available in the school including the careers library – books, magazines, websites and computer programmes that will be useful in helping students plan their future
- Offer a further opportunity to review progress
- Work closely with teachers and parents/guardians
- Keep parents/guardians informed by attendance at parents' and information evenings
- Careers and Work-Related Learning is addressed through the Director of Learning’s CLT programmes and overseen by the Senior member of staff attached to and will include, printed and online resources, guest speakers, visits and trips in addition to tutor time discussions, assemblies and activities.
If you have any queries about this aspect, please contact your child’s Director of Learning in the first instance.