Work Experience Programme

Work Experience Programme

Our Year 11 students take part in a week of work experience in October each year. Work Experience is a joint partnership between school the Education Business Partnership and employers
Preparation and planning for this week start in March with a parent’s information evening. As part of the information evening students from the previous year’s programme talk about their experience, the skills they have developed, knowledge gained and how it has helped shape their future plans.
A local employer attends and speaks about why his company supports work experience and as a company what they get from the participating in the work experience programme.
Parents have the opportunity to understand why school runs this programme and raise any question /concerns they may have
As part of the programme students take part in
• Health & Safety Seminar
• Interview Skills Workshop
• Briefing and Debriefing Sessions
• Welcome Back Assembly
• Celebration Assembly to award Work Experience Certificates