We want to support all our students to better understand different qualifications, career pathways and the world of work and to gain independence in making decisions about their future. To do this, we help students learn where they can find impartial, accurate careers information and how to use this information to help them decide what pathways might be best for them.
We are extremely keen for students, parents and carers to use us for support but also to show an interest in researching career information in their own time – to help with this, we have provided the following links below to help you get started!
Apprenticeships and Traineeships
School is all about helping you to prepare for your future life and this does not just mean what type of job you are going to be doing! Here at The Rust Gorse Academy, we also run careers lessons, assemblies, PD sessions and extra-curricular activities to help you think about:
How to Spot Fake News
Not everything that you read on the internet will always be 100% accurate! Use the tips below from IFLA (International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions) to help you work out what careers information can be trusted and what is just ‘Fake News’!