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24/03/19

Retweetd From HarrisSchoolDirect

Do you want to share your PhD research and become a secondary school ? Check out from – a unique way to use your PhD skills and knowledge whilst making a different to children’s lives. Applications are open here: https://t.co/19X5XlXyzd

22/03/19

Retweetd From Andrew Dalgleish

Today I went to Harris Academy South Norwood and talked about life as a diplomat. Great audience, with lots of tricky and pertinent questions... https://t.co/4H8BaxPBG1

22/03/19

Retweetd From Andrew Dalgleish

Really enjoyed my visit! Thanks for making me so welcome.

22/03/19

Retweetd From Harris Federation

https://t.co/tEami1tKsr

22/03/19

wonderful images of a visit from the Ambassador to Croatia https://t.co/aldTFCIO6y

22/03/19

Retweetd From Harris South Norwood

Mr Andrew Dalgleish, Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Republic of Croatia came to visit us today. https://t.co/ypyBcyL7b8

22/03/19

Mr Andrew Dalgleish, Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Republic of Croatia came to visit us today. https://t.co/ypyBcyL7b8

22/03/19

Retweetd From Nathan Powell

And thank you to the team that made it happen ❤️ Michaela, Kieran, Alice, Chris,

22/03/19

Retweetd From Nathan Powell

They welcomed us, they enjoyed what we gave them and then they took it for their own! Shout out to all of the young people that gave up two hours to make Shakespeare ours 👊🏿 especially the young lady that got up to spit some bars with !

22/03/19

Retweetd From Nathan Powell

All of those young Black and Asian kids saw themselves on stage, at their school, and from the reactions and the enthusiasm at the end, I know what we did had meaning. Imagine the fire alarm went off during the second show and they said "let us burn" 😂

21/03/19

We adored it

21/03/19

Thank you so much for coming. The energy of the two performances has remained with us. Bits of Birnam Wood still creaking in wind!

21/03/19

Retweetd From Nathan Powell

Last Friday we had the last show and i've been thinking about it all week! The energy, the love and the pride bursting out of all of those young people is why we made the show.

21/03/19

Thanks v much for the connection. All sorted!

21/03/19

Retweetd From Screen25

Pick the films and tell us what issues are important to you! Join us for a discussion and lunch on Sat 23 March at Socca Cheta, 2pm. Food provided by our wonderful friends at 😋 Supported by the Mayor of London’s Culture Seeds https://t.co/KSkQ9q61dx

20/03/19

Retweetd From Richard Fletcher

Who would ever have imagined this many South London state school kids going to Oxbridge three decades ago under ILEA. Thousands of lives changed by Lord Harris' energy and drive and the academy system... https://t.co/nZOGoG0u6l

20/03/19

Retweetd From stephanie bishop

So proud of our team and our apprentices, have been shortlisted for a few awards recently lets hope some of these soon turn into trophies 🤞🤞🤞🤞 https://t.co/wFzDM8V4Ri

20/03/19

Tremendous images from the GCSE Geography field trip today and yesterday in Eastbourne https://t.co/BqThBcyN4f

20/03/19

Just a few highlights from students collecting data on the beautiful beach at Eastbourne. Geography in action ! https://t.co/LHE1E5ySwH

19/03/19

Retweetd From HAGRPE

Well done to our Year 9 Netball team from who won the Greenwich Schools Tournament 🙌🥇🏆 https://t.co/afT5EZOCxD

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At Harris Academy South Norwood we understand that all young students need to prepare themselves for progression through learning and education into adulthood. In an Academy that specialises in Business & Enterprise we will prepare students for life after school along with progression routes Post 16 Further Education to 6th Form or College & Post 18 Higher Education to University, Apprenticeships or the world of work. There are many opportunities and experiences they will gain in the process into the world of work. Life skills, skills for life.

Harris Academy South Norwood is committed to providing a planned programme of activities, Careers Education, Information, Advice and Guidance (CEIAG) for all students’ years 7-18, regardless of students’ culture and ethnicity, background or ability. All students will benefit from the planned events and activities to help them make informed decisions in preparation for life, work and as responsible adults, making a valuable contribution to society and their communities.

These activities and events will be unbiased, impartial and based on the individual needs of each student. We will aim to provide a varied programme that meets individuals’ needs working in partnership with our Federation Careers Advisor, parents, carers and teachers. Harris Academy South Norwood will consult with students and involve them in the planning, implementation and monitoring of the programme.

Through the Curriculum at Harris Academy South Norwood the CEIAG & WRL programme is provided and delivered to specific year groups through a number of different methods: in Enterprise & Business to all years, through assemblies, Tutor Time activities, themed Innovation Days, 1-1 interviews with SEND/EAL students, KUDOS a web based careers programme and working with employers through work shops. Students will also be advised and encouraged to undertake an element of independent research into all aspects of “Looking Ahead”

In September Year 11 will be focusing on the “Looking Ahead” process in preparation for study Post 16, through a number of briefings and assemblies to students and parents. Resources relevant to the moving on process including the Croydon booklet, prospectuses from other 6th Forms & Colleges, encouragement, support and impartial advice are all obtainable from the Careers Information and Advice Room M025 in the Atrium.

Year 11 students will have the opportunity of having either a 1-1 or group meeting with the Federation Careers Advisor Ms lesley Tannock and Ms Zilla Scott-Davis; there will also be the opportunity of attending the Federation Next Steps careers event held in March.

Key Information:

Our senior member of staff overseeing careers is: Louise Martin

Our Careers Advisor is: Zilla Scott-Davis

Both can be contacted through martinl@harrissouthnorwood.org.uk

Year 10 will be preparing for a two week Work Experience placement in July of the following year. A whole year of events are planned and delivered by the Careers Information. Life skills such as creating a CV and compiling a letter of application when applying for a work experience placement.  A number of briefings and assemblies will support students through the year focusing on employability skills, money wise and Health & Safety in the work place. The careers Lead for Harris Academy South Norwood is Ms Louise Martin.