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Year 9:
  • Students focus on settling into Frome College and start to consider their skills and enhancing these from joining clubs and taking opportunities offered to them such as the Duke of Edinburgh Scheme. 
  • Attend five Careers Talks and start to consider their career areas of interest.
Year 10:
  • Presentation on what makes a good CV & why this is important
  • Presentation on ‘Writing your CV.’
  • IT room sessions to write their CV, including one with business people to advise on improvements.
  • All CVs marked by the Next Steps Team/ business people to add improvement suggestions
  • Interview Preparation Presentation
  • Mock Interviews arranged for every student and given by 2 business people, with improvement support offered
  • Participation Fair
  • Five Career Talks
  • Work Experience presentation
  • Expectations in the Workplace Presentation
  • Week given for attending work experience in a business of their choice
Year 11
  • Individual meeting to discuss student’s plans for post Year 11 and make sure they are appropriate for them and aspirational. Including College or workplace discussion.
  • CV improvement sessions offered as part of Careers Talks Events
  • 1-2-1 support to strengthen CV
  • Job Club every Tuesday after school in F9 for students to research careers, look for jobs or work on job applications with support
  • Participation Fair
  • Five Career Talks
Year 12
  • Access to Bristol and Pathways to Law schemes for students to attend university lectures in many career paths at Bristol University
  • Information sent to students who are on lists as interested in certain careers.
  • Opportunities presented to attend prestigious events to help career entry into competitive careers such as Medicine, Veterinary Science and Nursing,
  • Advice provided regarding entry into Teaching, Law
  • Participation Fair
  • Five Career Talks
  • Work Experience presentation
  • Expectations in the Workplace Presentation
  • Week given for attending work experience in a business of their choice
  • Apprenticeship Assemblies
  • Rotary Youth Leadership Scheme
  • STEM Nuffield Summer Camp
  • Next Steps Evening (HE & Apprenticeships)
  • Trip to Skills Show South West (November)
  • Trips organised to Apprenticeship Show in Exeter (January)
Year 13
  • Participation Fair
  • Five Career Talks
  • Individual meetings with students not planning higher education to discuss destinations plans.
  • Meetings with Workplace students to strengthen CV
  • Interview skills sessions offered.
  • Students will be asked to plan out interview questions and can bring these for improvement advice
  • Mock Interviews offered.
  • Job Club every Tuesday after school in F9 for students to research careers, look for jobs or work on job applications with support
  • Job opportunities information sent to students planning to enter the workplace.
  • Gap Year Support and Information provided to enhance employability skills during this time.
  • Apprenticeships assembly & drop ins
  • Trips organised to Apprenticeship Show in Exeter (January) 

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