Careers Education Information & Guidance

Students at Tuxford Academy have a planned program of CEIAG, in accordance with the DFE Careers Guidance and Inspiration in Schools guidelines (April 2014). The program ensures all students have opportunities to recognise their own strengths and values and take responsibility for developing employability skills.

Entitlement

Year 7

  • Access to JED (Job Explorer Database)
  • Access to Kudos (an impartial online careers guidance and information program)
  • Access to onsite impartial careers advice

Year 8

  • Access to JED (Job Explorer Database)
  • Access to Kudos (an impartial online careers guidance and information program)
  • Access to onsite impartial careers advice
  • Support and advice in making decisions on GCSE options

Year 9

  • Access to JED (Job Explorer Database)
  • Access to Kudos (an impartial online careers guidance and information program)
  • Access to onsite impartial careers advice
  • Opportunities to have conversations with employers and working people
  • Involvement in an options process to help make guided and informed decisions about the future.
  • Opportunities to visit a university

Year 10

  • Access to JED (Job Explorer Database)
  • Access to Kudos (an impartial online careers guidance and information program)
  • Access to onsite impartial careers advice
  • Opportunities to have conversations with employers and working people
  • Opportunity to engage in a mock interview program
  • Opportunities to visit a university

Y11

  • Access to JED (Job Explorer Database)
  • Access to Kudos (an impartial online careers guidance and information program)
  • Access to onsite impartial careers advice
  • Receive a careers interview and complete a career action plan
  • Opportunities to have conversations with employers and working people
  • Guidance on producing a CV and covering letter
  • Opportunity to visit careers fairs
  • Opportunities to visit universities

Should you require further information or have any queries regarding CEIG, please contact Mrs Sue Johnson, Work Related Learning Leader -  to email her, click here.

First destinations for 2016 year 11 leavers:

Tuxford Academy  Male  Female  Total 
 Destination No.  No.  No. 
Continued education in school   69  51.1%  53  51.97%  122 50.86% 
College of further education   55  40.7%  49  48%  104 43.3%
Apprenticeship  9  6.6%  2  1.9%  11 4.6%
Employment with planned training   1  0.7%  1  1%  2 0.9%
Not in education, employment, training  1  0.7%  0  0  1 0.5% 

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