Greatfield’s is a fantastic school whose core values surround building students into excellent individuals to live and positively contribute to our society. As a new Secondary school, based in Barking East London, Greatfield’s has given us the opportunity to start with their Year 7 and 8’s and begin a journey of education around three specific areas

  1. The various career opportunities available to them
  2. The options of further education and its link with specific job markets
  3. Most importantly the correlation between getting excellent grades and a successful career

Greatfield’s is a fantastic school whose core values surround building students into excellent individuals to live and positively contribute to our society. As a new Secondary school, based in Barking East London, Greatfield’s has given us the opportunity to start with their Year 7 and 8’s and begin a journey of education around three specific areas

  1. The various career opportunities available to them
  2. The options of further education and its link with specific job markets
  3. Most importantly the correlation between getting excellent grades and a successful career

Career Workshop

An overall look at careers and how their grades will determine the choices available essentially determining their career path

Choices

Looks at how they can make the right choices to do well and have an opportunity to follow particular paths. It takes a quick look at external catalyst and drivers good habits vs bad habits to illustrate god grades is only half the choices they will make.

Careers

I talk about the type of employment, sectors and environments they can choose. I then go onto to discuss applying for work briefly touching on CV, Application forms and Interview techniques.

Get the Job you want

This presentation delves into the moment they have all the credentials and are in the job searching arena. With a more in-depth look into CVs and Interviews this module will prepare them completely as well as receiving a copy of the same entitled eBook via PDF.

Employment Rights

Once they are working this module will give an introductory understanding to the legal aspects of work. Rules and regulations, finance and their rights as an employee.