Careers Education, Information, Advice and Guidance (CEIAG) is delivered by the following team of staff across the whole school.
Oversees CEIAG Programmes
Director of Pastoral Care (Head of Careers)
Head of whole school Student Support services including Careers, Managed Moves and Off-site Provision
Destinations and Raising Participation Age (RPA) Lead
To lead and manage all aspects of the RPA working with external agencies including Manchester Local Authority and staff at the school
Deputy Head of Sixth Form / Higher Education (HE) Lead
To lead and manage all aspects of the HE programme, including the UCAS process, working with external agencies and staff at the school for the Sixth Form
Useful Introductory Websites
National Careers Service – A comprehensive and good introduction on careers.
National Apprenticeship Service - A really useful website to find out more information about apprenticeships.
General Careers Information, Advice and Guidance
DirectGov - Access to career profiles/other useful information.
Careersbox - Access to a range of video clips on a variety of professions.
The Manchester College - offers an unrivalled choice of courses for school leavers at 16 including vocational programmes, such as construction, and apprenticeships.
UCAS - Advice on applications and a course search facility, and how to apply online.
DirectGov - Higher Education - Click on 'University and higher education' for all kinds of information – including courses, student finance and student life.
Other Useful Websites
Not Going to Uni - A website dedicated to the options available to young people who do not want to go to university, including information on apprenticeships, sponsored degrees, foundation degrees and distance learning courses.