Outwood Academy Newbold seeks to positively support all students to acquire the educational, social and employability skills necessary for lifelong success in a diverse and changing world of work.
We are currently working with different providers to ensure our students receive a careers education and guidance programme which:
Together with staff from Progress Careers, one of the providers we work with, we will support your career development in a number of ways including:
Students, parents/carers and staff can access our careers information site, including local apprenticeship opportunities, and hints & tips regarding careers:Careers Portal
The following information can be found on this page:
Each term all year groups have a minimum of one CEIAG assembly. Term 1 is an introduction to Progress Careers, our impartial, external careers advisors, and what they offer. Term 2 is an aspirational assembly led by our careers coordinator and in Term 3 there is a further education/higher education focus. There are several other assemblies that run throughout the year led by various external providers for various year groups with a focus on aspirations, further and higher education, careers and professions.
We review the success of our careers programme by looking at the destinations of our leaving Year 11 students with a target of 0% NEET (students not in education, employment or training).
The careers information on this website will be reviewed every academic year.