Careers

Careers Information & Guidance

Serlby Park Academy has two qualified careers staff working in school:

        Helen Green – Guidance Professional

        Jenny Jones – Guidance Support Worker

They provide confidential and impartial advice to students on:

  • Planning for the future – if you have a career idea but want to find out the best route for you or if you have no career ideas – Helen can help you create career ideas around your interests and skills.
  • Choosing your options and what would best suit you.
  • Choosing and apply for a course – college or university.
  • Completing application forms, CVs and letters of application.
  • Finding work or an apprenticeship.
  • Job hunting techniques including mock interviews

During term time they are in school on the following days:

         Helen – Tuesdays

         Jenny – Wednesdays

You can call into the Careers Room at break or lunchtime for a chat or to make an appointment. 

During the holidays you can contact them by email or by telephone (call or text). 

Helencareers@serblyparkacademy.org.uk0794 427 0163
   
Jennycareers@serlbyparkacademy.org.uk0794 4169 019

 

 

 

 

Parents/Carers:  If you wish to attend your son/daughters careers interview or just want to chat about their future, please ring school, email or give them a call.

Useful links/websites for Careers research

www.u-explore.com – interactive careers website. 

For careers information and advice - www.eclips-online.co.uk

National Careers Service – job profiles and support with CVs - https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk

Delta Academies Trust Post 16 Partnership – sixth form courses - www.csix.org.uk

National Apprenticeship Service – www.apprenticeships.org.uk

National Citizen Service - a government programme for 16-17 year olds to build confidence and independence -  http://www.thencsnetwork.org.uk 

Voluntary opportunities - https://do-it.org