Academy reference: OCKS
Web-based programme allows students to answer a questionnaire which gives them feedback on potential careers based around their answers. User ID and password required which is available from Mrs Buckingham.
Flexible cross-curricular workshop. Students and guests work together to imagine, plan, design, manufacture, promote and pitch their own REAL soap product.
A web-based programme which enables students to research jobs through the Job Profile section. Other helpful information is available on what kind of job etc. and CV writing.
Look at an individual’s motivation for success. Launch is an acronym.
Launch: Learning mindset
Attitude: Difference between winning and losing
The remainder of the acronym will be revealed during the session.
Stock Market Challenge
Teams working together investing £15,000 in any one of 9 fictitious companies on the ever-changing Stock Market Challenge Trading Scheme. Students work together for information analysis, taking calculated risks, adapting to change and predicting success.
CareerMap is the leading website for 16-24 year olds looking for a pathway into employment. The Google Maps interface on the site is super easy to use. The CareerMap team recognise the first steps in a young persons career can be confusing, so everything has been kept very simple. In the short time since it’s launch the site is rapidly becoming the number one go to for young people seeking new opportunities in all career sectors