Careers Calendar

 

September

Year 7 - Introduction assembly to Careers.

Year 7- a selection of students will be completing a 20 hour enterprise programme, delivered by Everton in the community.

Year 10- Will receive their work experience pack for their placement in summer.

Year 12- Enrichment launch, including: Teachers of Tomorrow, Politics, Forensics, Complimentary Therapies, Sports Leaders, Mandarin, Work experience and Labour Market talk.

Year 12- Edgehill University will start teaching Mandarin and Chinese Culture this week. Year 12- Sports Leaders Level 3 will start.

Year 13- Health and Social Care students will gain an insight into the day in the life of a Social Worker, entry requirements, work experience, legislation and application tips.

Year 12 students received an external talk from Resilience and well- being talk by external Rachel Fitzsimmons – Director Talk the Talk Education CIC 23/09/2020

 

October

Year 7- Local Labour Market and future Careers planning and support at Maricourt. Using the Careers area of the school website.

Year 8- Local Labour Market and future Careers planning and support at Maricourt. Using the Careers area of the school website.

Year 9- Local Labour Market and future Careers planning and support at Maricourt. Using the Careers area of the school website.

Year 8- Students will be introduced to Higher Education workshop with Liverpool Hope University using a remote platform.

Year 9- Racing to Schools programme will deliver a careers morning showcasing the range of job roles that go into running the local racecourse and what it takes to organise and effectively run the Grand National.

Year 9 students will start a 20 hour Enterprise programme with Everton in the Community.

Year 10- Enterprise Workshop with Aintree Racecourse

Year 10 students will start a 20 hour Careers and employability programme with Everton in the Community.

Year 12- Enterprise afternoon- building on enterprise Skills - Teamwork, Leadership, resilience, creativity and problem solving.

Year 12- Moj Taylor employability comedian will deliver a PUSH talk explaining how to make yourself employable and brand.

 

November

Aintree racecourse careers day for Year 9 02/11/2020

Aintree racecourse discussion with a selection of Year 11 students about career sectors within Aintree racecourse 02/11/2020

Meet the professionals event for a selection of students from Year groups 10,11 and Sixth form 12/11/2020

Open the door apprenticeship talks for Year 10 17 & 18/11/2020

More Able year 9 and 10 students will start a five week ‘Be Yourself Programme’ with Careers Connect. Focusing on resilience, positive mind set and aspirations.

Year 10- 5 students will be interviewed by a panel which includes Grand National Jockey Carrie Ford and the Deputy Head Teacher to compete for an exclusive work experience placement at Aintree Racecourse in the summer.

Year 12 students will receive a Push talk from Moj to promote further education and demonstrate how to use calming techniques. 11/11/2020

Years 10,11 and 12 - Young Professionals event hosted by Dan Miller with talks from companies to promote careers such as the RAF, BP, Vodaphone and others 12/11/2020

As part of the Year 12 Enrichment programme Year 12s participated in an organised upcycle event. Students were to get into teams, allocate roles and use materials to create two outfits to be modelled on the catwalk to display their team creations to peers. 25/11/2020

Year 13- Practise Interviews with external employers- students will be matched up to employers from their area of interest – autumn term

December

Virtual work experience activities advertised on the noticeboard of Show my Homework in which a number of students in Years 10, 11 ,12 and 13 participated in the Medic Mentor virtual work experience opportunities with Queen Elizabeth hospital in Birmingham.

A selection of Year 12 students attended a nursing virtual taster day to see an insight into the NHS with live Q and A sessions 02/02/2020

January

Virtual work experience opportunities promoted on the online noticeboard platform.

All Year 11 students attended a live interactive talk from Kyle Swann advertising the David Campbell soccer school and the opportunities they offerin the football industry careers (playing/coaching/teaching/events etc.) ü Top quality training / teaching (practical & academic) Play professional clubs for Elite Footballers ü Weekly work placements. 25/01/2021

February

Year 7 – will take part in Employer workshops live on MS Teams coordinated by Elevate EBP. Elevate organised employers to speak live and remotely with Year 7 from Cadent Gas and Network Plus, live and to inform them about future careers and employability skills. The Year 7s completed workbooks that were provided to encourage them to learn all about a CV as well as making links with careers and subject learning. They also completed an evaluation of the event 09/02/2021

A select group of students met virtually with former student Shaun Perrin who discussed a day in the life of an apprenticeship 11/02/2021

March

All year groups will celebrate National careers week in which they can join virtual careers fair, webinars and live talks from employers, colleges and Universities. The students in all tear groups will make links to subject specific careers. (01st to 06th March).

Year 10 - Virtual Work experience day co-ordinated by Elevate EBP in which students will take virtual tours around the work places and listen to pre-recorded talks from employers ‘ Cadent Gas, Sovini, MerseyCare, Savvy Group, Merseyrail & Liverpool Museum’ whilst completing tasks set by the employers. Certification awarded on completion. 04/03/2021

All Year groups will take part and celebrate in World book day during their lessons in which they will be encouraged to read and also listen to readings by staff at the start of each lesson on World book day. 04/03/2021

Year 9 students will participate in a choosing the right options’ workshop with Shaping Futures during Careers lessons. Weeks commencing 01/03/2021 & 08/03/21

Year 8 Meet the Employers event live via MS Teams where students will get the opportunity to speak live and ask questions to employers for the jobs for tomorrow event. Employers involved are The RAF, Royal Navy, Liverpool Marketing, Andrew Collinge, Crosslands and Ministry of Justice 23/03/2021

A selection of Year 11, Year 12and Year 13 students are having a talk from ATG who operate the Empire Theatre and The Palace Manchester and the Liverpool Empire staff, various members of the management, for instance, Head of Talent and Acquisition and Head of Marketing about careers in the industry etc. All the people speaking are the unseen members of the Performing Arts industry. 05/03/2021

All year groups to celebrate National Careers week whilst making specific subject links to careers. 01/03/2021 to 06/03/2021

July

Year 12 Anfield Liverpool University and apprenticeship tour 13/07/2021