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  • Careers/UCAS Guidance & Work Experience

    YEARS 12 AND 13

    A programme of Careers Education and Guidance is provided for our sixth form students. Topics covered include:

    • Choosing your Higher Education- all Year 12 students attend a Higher Education Super Fair in June
    • Making Higher Education Applications
    • Preparing your Personal Statement
    • Finance- Student Loans: Scholarships and Bursaries.
    • Taking a Gap Year
    • Employment at 18
    • Apprenticeships
    • Beyond 18 Day
    • University Visits
    • Summer Schools: Taster Days: Internships
    • Work Experience
    • Careers Fair
    • Careers Fair
    • All students have the opportunity to have a Careers Guidance Interview with Mrs Davies

    RESOURCES

    CAREERS GUIDANCE

    St Bernard’s High School employs a professionally trained Careers Guidance Adviser. Mrs Davies is in school five days a week and students can access her expertise at anytime. Parents are welcome to attend careers guidance interviews

    COMPUTER PACKAGES  

    St Bernard’s High School subscribe to the following careers websites

    • Higher Ideas
    • UCAS

    Reference Material  - A library of reference books is available to all our students.

    VLE - Careers Information is available on the VLE

    If you would like further information please contact:  Mrs H Davies, Careers Co-ordinator, St. Bernard’s High School, 01702 343583 hcd@stbernards.southend.sch.uk

    "St Bernard’s has been a very good support to me; the teachers have been extremely helpful and kind towards me".

    — Jessica, Year 7