Careers

Staff

Mrs Rosemary Shaw

Mr Gary Greer

Mrs Melanie Cree

Mr Stephen A Beggs

Mr Andrew Gray

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  • Careers Club presentations and speakers for all year groups
  • Annual Careers Fair for Years 10-14 (also open to all North Down post-primary schools)

Year 8

  • Introduction to Careers
  • Employability through LLW

Year 9

  • Careers delivered through Careers Programme

Year 10

  • Preparation for GCSE Subject Choices
  • Young Enterprise - "Earn to Learn" Programme
  • Preparation for GCSE Choices
  • Careers delivered through Careers Programme

Year 11

  • Employability delivered through GCSE PAL qualification
  • Work Shadowing
  • Interviews with Careers Advisors from DfE

Year 12

  • Careers Module: Preparation for work and life beyond GCSEs
  • Interviews for all boys with a Careers Officer

Year 13

  • Employability through Young Enterprise
  • Preparation for University course and choices
  • University Presentations: QUB, Ulster, Scottish Universities, Oxbridge
  • Work experience for one week

Year 14

  • University visits to local universities Open Days
  • UCAS: University application advice and guidance given
  • Interview Skills Day: Pupils interviewed by volunteers from industry