Sharing Best Practice
The strength of Careers Hubs is to bring together good practice from across a wider geography, ensuring that learning can be shared widely for the benefit of all students in the Solent.
This space is populated with ideas and suggestions from the schools, colleges and businesses in the area of how to effectively achieve the Gatsby Benchmarks.
Attending our cluster meetings and Careers Summits will also provide opportunities to meet with your peers from across the area and hear firsthand about what’s being offered. Check out the News and Events page for details of the next meetings.
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School and College Examples
Using your alumni can be a powerful way to inspire your students. Building a network of alumni can take time to establish, but can prove valuable when looking for support with classroom or assembly talks or increasing your employer links.
On a LinkedIn profile individuals can list the education establishments they attended. By searching your school or college on LinkedIn this will bring up past students. Why not drop them a line to see if they might like to reconnect in some way?
Wildern School Example
The school have created a link on their website for past students to fill in details of what they are doing now. The information is then turned into a poster that is displayed in the school for all current students to see.
Read more details: Wildern Alumni
Linking Careers into the Curriculum
Understanding what different subject areas are doing in terms of referencing careers can be difficult to ascertain. This example audit document created in the Black Country could be a useful tool to get you started Subject Areas Audit
Crookhorn College Resources
Crookhorn College have a range of events and activities for all year groups. They have kindly shared their resources for you to view here [Dropbox link]
Oaklands Catholic School and Sixth Form Resources
The school has produced a range of flyers that link curriculum areas to careers. They have kindly shared their resources for you to view here [Dropbox link]
Warblington School Resources
Warblington School have a range of events and activities for all year groups. They have kindly shared their resources for you to view here [Dropbox link]