UCAS Progress student applications are now open for Post 16 pathways. Please speak to your Personal Progress Tutor or C&K Careers staff. The Careers Adviser is available on Tuesday and every other Wednesday in the Careers Room within the Library.
This is the most important year of your life so far! The qualifications you get will affect what you do with your future.
Had any work experience? If you want help finding a part-time job – come and see the Careers Adviser.
Have you thought about volunteering? This can look good on your CV or an application form.
Please see the document below for details of the forthcoming careers event organised by c&k careers.
- The Year 11 page at ckcareersonline for more help
- Try using JED – it will help you think about new careers or confirm the ideas you have, speak to your Careers Adviser to find out more.
- Use the National Careers Service site to find out more about specific jobs by looking at the job profiles
- Go to UCAS Progress to find out more about courses and training in school and elsewhere
- Sixth forms and colleges have closing dates – make sure you don’t miss them by checking the open evenings at www.ckcareersonline.org.uk details are also included in the document below entitled Sixth forms and colleges closing dates for applications. See also the document relating to opening evenings below.
Definitely thinking about work/apprenticeships?
- Make sure you have a good CV. Find out what a covering letter is - you will be asked for one!
- Look for vacancies on ckcareersonline
- Get help with job search, visit Careers Info on ckcareersonline for help with job hunting, applications and interviews and other careers information.
- Register with the National Apprenticeship Service for apprenticeship vacancies at
Remember the Careers Adviser is happy to help. Need your CV/letters checked? Want a mock interview?
Email me on firstname.lastname@example.org
When you leave Y11, I will help you find a place in education or training.
I may contact you to check on your plans.
Over the summer, advisers are available to help at Dewsbury Careers Centre www.ckcareersonline.org.uk
Tel: 01924 324200 / 01422 342106 / 01484 226800