The Green School for Girls

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Matthew 5:16

Careers Education


Career Leader Mrs C Humphrys 

 The information in this section relates to a variety of career news including work experience, internships, volunteering, summer schools and master classes.  The opportunities available for students in all Key Stages. If you require any more details about a specific item please contact Mrs Humphrys in the first instance.
Whilst we are encouraging our students to apply for external courses please note that the organisations offering these activities are entirely separate to the school.  The Green School for Girls has not carried out any risk assessments in relation to these activities.  For this reason, The Green School for Girls informs you of, but does not endorse, external provider opportunities and will not accept any liability arising from student participation in these activities.  The Green School for Girls does not organise these events directly and will not give permission for students to be absent from school if any dates fall within term time.
  • What Next? newsletter is packed with tips to get you through the next two month's, Revison Tips for GCSE and A Levels, Best Research Tools, Will GCSE grades affect my UCAS application.  For more information click here
  • Are you still deciding what to do over the summer holidays? Why not apply to the Summer Maker Challenge!  Over two weeks, young people aged 14-18 will learn how to design, prototype and make using advanced equipment in the start-of-the-art Makerspace workshop.  Students can complete the online application here
  • Find out how to choose the perfect Oxford Degree Course.  The video is aimed at GCSE-level students who are beginning to think about A-level choices and beyond, click here for more information
  • Success at School have put together some guides to help find the right apprenticeships, click here for details
  • Programmes from InvestIN for ages 15-18,  The Young Business Leader Programme and The Young Doctor Programme
  • Click here to view the Student Leaver Guide for information on options and choices
  • EDT 'Inspire' courses are for Year 11 students who are interested in STE(A)M subjects. More information about the different taster courses running next summer can be found here
  • Click here for the Parents' Apprenticeship Information Pack from the National Apprenticeship Service 
  • To keep up to date with NHS developments, sign up to the Health Careers website
  • Four parent-focused videos from Success at School - Guide to Apprenticeships, How to find an Apprenticeship, Guide to Work Experience, and How to apply to Uni
  • Headstart courses are 4 or 5-day residential courses at a leading UK university for Year 12 students. There is a wide range of STEM courses including, but not limited to; Chemical Engineering, Computer Science, Oceanography and Marine Biology, Nuclear Physics, Life Science and Broad-Based Engineering.  More information about the different courses that are running can be found here
  • In partnership with the Royal Society of Medicine we would like to introduce you to our Fit to be a Doctor? test – an online skills and aptitude test designed to help students aged 14-18 decide whether a career in medicine is right for them, and, if so, which strand of medicine suits them best.  To take the test click here


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Uptree Careers Resources for Sixth Form Students

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