Careers Lead & Work Experience Manager: Mr E Olson
Work Experience Support: Mrs S Wain
Careers Support: Ms K Speed
You can contact any of our Careers and Work Experience staff by click their name above or by calling 01202 578886.
Our Careers policy and Provider Access Policy can be found by clicking here
You can find up to date information on Careers events and opportunities by following us on our social media platforms.
As a teacher at LeAF Studio, you are an integral part of the students’ journey and in supporting their career choices.
It is important that as a member of staff, you feel you are equipped with the best knowledge and tools to support our students with their career ambitions.
All staff contribute to CEIAG through their roles as tutors and subject teachers. The tutor team delivers specialist sessions. Tutors liaise with Leadership to address needs of all students, including support from teachers and external agencies, including the local IAG provider.
To ensure LeAF Studio students have access to the most up to date careers advice and guidance our Careers Lead and Heads of Specialisms must strive to provide you with:
- Access to up to date information on Post 16 & Post 18 options
- Subject specific advise and resources
- Referral system for staff to refer students for 1:1 career guidance
- Opportunities to attend specialism careers events such as Move It Dance Convention and our newly organised Sport Specialism careers fayre
- Subject careers knowledge within your classroom
Heads of Specialism – for specific specialism support, advice and guidance please speak with Mr Evans (Sport Specialism) and Miss Aplin/Mr Lake (Performing Arts Specialism)
For general careers advice please speak with Mrs Percival or your academic teaching staff.
Links to support your students
Below are some website you will find helpful to complete some research as well as using as resources with your students:
UCAS – www.ucas.com For up to date information about Higher Education.
Prospects – www.prospects.ac.uk For graduate jobs, postgraduate study, advice about work experience, internship opportunities and graduate careers.
Apprenticeships – www.getingofar.gov.uk All you need to know about Apprenticeships.
Icould – icould.com For teaching resources and real life case studies.