Year 9 recently enjoyed a day of timetable to educate the students on life outside of education and how to prepare for it.
A speed dating style ‘Meet the Employers’ scenario where you could speak to Architects, vets, outdoor instructors, lawyers and many more was only one of the many fun and highly factual activities on offer. At the end of the day the question was ‘so which job is for me?’ Looking at our GCSE choices led us to consider what sorts of subjects we enjoy, where they might take us to and having time to so some independent research in a computer room. All-in-all it was a fantastically constructive day and provided us all with an insight into what’s out there.
Now all we have to do is decide what to do with our lives