Our Academy has strong links with local colleges, apprenticeship providers, employers and other schools in the area to provide our students a range of choices for the end of Y11 and 13.
The careers education and guidance programme at Outwood Academy Newbold seeks to positively support you to acquire the educational, social and employability skills necessary for lifelong success in a diverse and changing world of work.
As a student at Outwood Academy you are entitled to a careers education and guidance programme which:
Information and discussion in lessons and assemblies to help you make decisions about your future;
Activities and events such as careers fairs;
Access to the career adviser in a variety of ways including individual meetings, drop-in sessions, learning pathway planning and results days;
Careers information and IT based careers programmes and information and updates on notice boards, plasma screens and websites.
Click on the image below to visit The CareersInc Portal.
The link can be used to visit the CareersInc website which has a range of useful resources and lessons.
Click on the image below to take you to a list of careers websites.
Newbold Community School secured Careers Mark which is nationally validated by the Quality in Careers Standard (QiCS) and the awarding body stated in their assessment of the school’s portfolio of evidence: ‘I would like to extend our congratulations to Newbold Community School on achieving the Quality award from Prospects for your careers education, information, advice and guidance’. Outwood Academy Newbold will seek to continue the award by revalidating it in 2017.