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Action Plan

Brompton Hall School Careers Action Plan 2019-20

Area of Need   Action   Review Summer 2020 
A stable careers programme  
  • Careers policy reviewed annually in the Summer term
  • Careers programme supported by SMT and Board of Governors  
  • Careers on agenda for some Student Voice meetings 
  • Careers advisor available at EHCP reviews Y11  
  • Year 9, 10 and 11 Careers focused lessons weekly
  • Named leader of Careers Mr Cooke
  • Careers leader to undertake training
  • Ensure careers visits are reviewed by students 
 
Learning from labour market information  
  • Careers Fair  
  • Year 10 STEM exhibition   
  • Career talks through NYBEP
  • Year 9 Company Programme- Young Enterprise 
 
Addressing the needs of each pupil  
  • Year 9, 10 and 11 Careers focused lessons weekly  
  • 1 to 1 appointments with independent careers advisor Y9, 10 and 11  
  • Drop in sessions available for all KS3 and 4 students with independent careers advisor
  • Careers action plans produced for Years 9-11.  
  • Visits to post 16 providers for individual students  
  • Visit to post 18 provider for Y10 and Y11 
  • Year 9 Company Programme- Young Enterprise
  • CVs completed by Y11  
  • Interview preparation completed by Y11  
  • Personal Statement completed by Y11
  • Mock interviews completed by Y10 and Y11 with Paul Griffiths (Enterprise Advisor) 
  • Mock interviews completed through NYBEP
  • Careers advisor available at EHCP reviews Y11
  • Destination data kept for 3 years on alumni
 
Linking curriculum learning to careers  
  • Career posters in classrooms for linking curriculum
  • Signposting by teachers
  • 5 minute lesson plan evidence of linking
  • Lesson observations of Careers signposting
  • Pathways students studying Btec Construction
 
Encounters with employers and employees  
  • Careers Fair
  • Careers talks through NYBEP
  • Year 10 STEM exhibition
  • Year 10 employer visit to be organised
  • Year 9 employer visit to be organised 
  • Year 8 employer visit to be organised
  • Junior employer visit to be organised
 
Experiences of workplaces  
  • Four Work Experience placements during Key Stage 4
  • Year 9 employer visit 
  • Year 8 employer visit
  • Junior employer visit
  • Ensure preparation for visits is learning outcome focused
  • Pathways students to have weekly work experience
 
Encounters with further and higher education  
  • Careers Fair
  • Year 9 taster day at Scarborough TEC  
  • Year 10 and 11 taster day at Coventry University
  • Year 10 taster day at Derwent Training Association
  • Visits to post 16 providers for individual students  
 
Personal guidance  
  • 1 to 1 appointments with independent suitably qualified careers advisor for Y9, 10 and 11
  • Year 9, 10 and 11 Careers focused lessons weekly  
  • Drop in sessions available with independent careers advisor
 

 

Brompton Hall School Careers Action Plan 2018-19

Area of Need Action Review Summer 2019
A stable careers programme
  • Student voice used to gather views and understanding of careers

 

 

 

  • Careers advisor available at EHCP reviews Y11

 

 

 

  • Year 9, 10 and 11 Careers focused lessons weekly
Student voice used to gather information for Y11- should be used for all years

 

Year 11- Preparation for Working Life has now finished- new qualification being investigated.

Little overlap of work in Years 9 and 10- might need to be improved.

Learning from labour market information
  • Careers Fair

 

 

 

  • Year 10 STEM exhibition

 

 

 

  • Career talks through NYBEP
Excellent event, will run in same format next year. Attended by 2 local Primary school- more invites to schools next year.

 

Useful to start the Year- went when quiet which was good- aim to go early next year.

 

Talks; Army (good) RAF (did not turn up and turned up at wrong time),

Addressing the needs of each pupil
  • Year 9, 10 and 11 Careers focused lessons weekly

 

 

 

  • 1 to 1 appointments with independent careers advisor Y9, 10 and 11

 

 

 

  • Visits to post 16 providers for individual students

 

 

 

  • CVs completed by Y11

 

 

 

  • Interview preparation completed by Y11

 

 

 

  • Personal Statement completed by Y11

 

  • Careers advisor available at EHCP reviews Y11
Good lessons- need to review curriculum plan for next year- could Y9 work with Young Enterprise?

 

All students had appointments.

 

 

Y9 and 10 attended Scarborough TEC taster day- very useful- repeat next year with Y9.

 

Completed as part of the Preparation for Working Life qualification. Next year need to do stand alone as not part of qualification.

Completed as part of the Preparation for Working Life qualification.

 

Completed as part of the Preparation for Working Life qualification.

 

Has attended reviews.

Linking curriculum learning to careers
  • Career posters in classrooms for linking curriculum

 

  • Signposting by teachers
In progress.

 

Started- need reviewing in lesson observations.

Encounters with employers and employees
  • Careers Fair

 

  • Careers talks through NYBEP

 

 

  • Year 10 STEM exhibition
Excellent event- will be repeated.

 

Useful to meet employers.

 

Useful to meet many employers and post 16 providers.

Experiences of workplaces
  • Four Work Experience placements during Key Stage 4
Many successful placements
Encounters with further and higher education
  • Careers Fair

 

  • Visits to post 16 providers for individual students
Excellent event- will be repeated.

 

Mainly completed for interviews- in future plan a visit early in year 11.

Personal guidance
  • 1 to 1 appointments with independent careers advisor Y9, 10 and 11

 

  • Year 9, 10 and 11 Careers focused lessons weekly
All students had appointments.

 

 

Diverse lessons.