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12/01/22

Retweetd From Dame Rachel de Souza

Great to speak with the students of about their hopes & thoughts around returning to school on Thankyou to & HT Sam for inviting us. https://t.co/67kKfhw4Od

23/12/21

Virtual Christmas Concert 2021 - our weekly talented students performing their own take on Santa Baby! https://t.co/hNP0MH4owa

23/12/21

Virtual Christmas Concert 2021 Highlights - First up The Sixth Form Band performing Fleetwood Mac https://t.co/zJpMVDATTn

03/12/21

Read all about our Sixth Formers exciting performance at Mansion House last week! https://t.co/f8HFhLwf6C

01/12/21

Our choir had a fabulous time performing at this morning. What a warm and receptive audience! https://t.co/WOmmuig3Ol

23/11/21

We hope we did your show justice!! Next stop for this ensemble is the Noel Coward Theatre to see and co performing!

23/11/21

We so enjoyed representing and at the Lord Mayor's Appeal Impact Reception! What an amazing opportunity and experience for our students!

23/11/21

This evening four of our Sixth Form performed at Mansion House for 300 guests.including The Lord Mayor and Prince Edward!!!!! And they were outstanding. https://t.co/wEBBuketjD

19/11/21

A great day of fundraising at HASN to support a fantastic cause! https://t.co/caPYlfMeLP

15/11/21

Another fantastic trip to The last week for The Beauty of Ballet performed by the . Year 7, 9 & 10 students loved their evening of Tchaikovsky and Prokofiev! https://t.co/o11iavIKPV

15/11/21

Today we welcomed year 5's from to our Clocktower site for a DT Workshop. Look at the fantastic Spinners they created! https://t.co/4ZAibe21rS

11/11/21

Today at 11am our Academy fell silent to mark Remembrance day. We will remember them. https://t.co/kYjpp9hPhY

12/10/21

What a phenomenal first result of the season for our Kinetic Harris Academy South Norwood team against Harris Purley! Congrats to all involved! https://t.co/LygwqfO5jK

04/10/21

Our beautiful library display is one of many many ways we are celebrating Black History Month this October. We kicked off our celebration in tutor time this morning with a lovely introduction from Ms Powell & Mr Horton https://t.co/rVFjtzFxUj

27/09/21

Can't wait to meet so many new students and parents on Wednesday night! https://t.co/fVVzt0VrBA

12/08/21

Further details of some of our hard-working students on our website. Congrats all! https://t.co/NQase3CphJ https://t.co/HM2AUOst8K

12/08/21

See more great photos from today on our website https://t.co/Ow90zlrtEu https://t.co/S2a4p2KFdZ

12/08/21

The end of another outstanding results day. Congratulations to all our students who received the results they've worked so hard for! https://t.co/CaHomRCiXo

10/08/21

And yet more!! https://t.co/VN6QpaokxJ

10/08/21

More amazing results to celebrate! https://t.co/zTfV5yOkCq

Harris Academies
All Academies in our Federation aim to transform the lives of the students they serve by bringing about rapid improvement in examination results, personal development and aspiration.

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Student Careers 

Careers Education, Information, Advice and Guidance (CEIAG)

& Work Related Learning (WRL)

 

Our careers lead at Buelah Hill is Pearl Cooke, she can be reached at cookep@harrissouthnorwood.org.uk

Our careers lead at Clocktower are Alex Adams and Celia Squire. They can be reached at adamiuka@harrissouthnorwood.org.uk and squirec@harrissouthnorwood.org.uk

By working in partnership with external agencies, businesses and members of our community we will provide accurate and focused careers information, advice and guidance tailored to the individual needs of our students, and thereby enable all of our students to make informed choices about their career pathways.

The Programme below will be reviewed 05th september 2022.

Careers Programme 2021-2022

 

  • Embedded into the tutorial programme across all years
  • Embedded into the assembly programme across all years
  • Every Vocational subject to arrange at least one careers talk throughout the year
    • This could be targeted at classes or sixth form/year groups as a whole
  • Careers week 7th-11th March 2022
  • Enterprise Week – Links with business
  • National Apprenticeship Week – February 2022
  • Meet Gatsby Benchmarks
  • Ensure access to apprenticeships and other non-academic routes
  • Meet the requirements of the Baker Clause

 

All students will be given

  • Access to a qualified, impartial and independent careers adviser for personalised guidance
  • Access up-do-date and contextualised information about the world of work and labour market
  • Access up-do-date and contextualised  information and guidance about higher education, training and employment opportunities
  • Information about technical education qualifications and apprenticeships opportunities, as part of a careers programme, which provides information on the full range of education and training options available at each transition point. 
  • The opportunity to hear from a range of local providers about the opportunities they offer, including technical education and apprenticeships – through options events, assemblies and group discussions and taster events.
  • Informed about how to make applications for a full range of academic and technical courses, both at the end of GCSEs and the end of Post-16 qualifications

 

Please click Here for access to the Harris Federation careers website for students. 

Please click Here for Labour Market Information 

 

Year 7

  • At least 3 careers assemblies a year
    • Careers week, Enterprise week & Apprenticeship week
  • At least one external speaker during assembly on a career path
  • Trips/Educational visits if possible
  • Access to workshops/careers talks
  • Tutor programme (UNIFROG) including access to resources:
    • What are skills?
    • What’s your dream job?
    • Revision skills
    • What activities do you already take part in?
  • EHCP/LAC careers meetings 1-2-1 with Careers Advisors
  • 1-2-1 careers meetings with students in line with the behaviour policy
  • Drop-in meetings available with careers advisors

 

Year 8

  • At least 3 careers assemblies a year
    • Careers week, Enterprise week & Apprenticeship week
  • At least one external speaker during assembly on a career path
  • Trips/Educational visits if possible
  • Access to workshops/careers talks
  • Tutor programme (UNIFROG) including access to resources:
    • Identifying Interests
    • Universities vs Apprenticeships
    • Skills for careers
    • Starting to build your options image
  • EHCP/LAC careers meetings 1-2-1 with Careers Advisors
  • 1-2-1 careers meetings with students in line with the behaviour policy
  • Drop-in meetings available with careers advisors

 

Year 9

  • At least 3 careers assemblies a year
    • Careers week, Enterprise week & Apprenticeship week
  • At least one external speaker during assembly on a career path
  • Trips/Educational visits if possible
  • Access to workshops/careers talks
  • Work with EC (Enterprise coordinator) to find a suitable careers session/interviews
  • Tutor programme (UNIFROG) including access to resources:
    • What makes a leader?
    • Careers & Library research
    • Your skills, your team, your future
    • CV Writing
  • Year 9 Options evenings – Talk/Support
    • 1-2-1 with students/parental phone calls for students identified to Careers Advisors as needing additional support
  • EHCP/LAC careers meetings 1-2-1 with Careers Advisors
  • 1-2-1 careers meetings with students in line with the behaviour policy
  • Drop-in meetings available with careers advisors
  • Careers Advisors to assist EHCP with options

 

Year 10

  • At least 3 careers assemblies a year
    • Careers week, Enterprise week & Apprenticeship week
  • At least one external speaker during assembly on a career path
  • Trips/Educational visits if possible
  • Access to workshops/careers talks
  • Tutor programme (UNIFROG) including access to resources:
    • Teamwork & Communication
    • Interview Preparation
    • Independence
    • Workplace behaviour
  • Work with EC to set-up careers mock interview day
  • Vocational subjects to provide the required vocational elements of their course
  • EHCP/LAC careers meetings 1-2-1 with Careers Advisors
  • 1-2-1 careers meetings with students in line with the behaviour policy
  • Drop-in meetings available with careers advisors
  • Careers Advisors to assist EHCP with options (and any other students via drop-in sessions)
  • Harris experience offered 1-2-1 with Careers Advisor

 

Year 11

  • At least 3 careers assemblies a year
    • Careers week, Enterprise week & Apprenticeship week
  • At least one external speaker during assembly on a career path
  • Trips/Educational visits if possible
  • Access to workshops/careers talks
  • Talks on apprenticeships and universities
  • Tutor programme (UNIFROG) including access to resources:
    • Post 16 Options
      • Myth busting BTEC
    • Recording post 16 intentions
      • Rights of apprentices/Myth Busting
    • Revision skills
    • Recording Destinations
    • How to write application forms, CV’s, Personal statements
  • All year 11’s will meet with 6th Form Leaders to discuss 6th Form
  • Vocational subjects to provide the required vocational elements of their course
  • All students with arranged 1-2-1 meetings with Careers Advisor
  • EHCP/LAC careers meetings 2x 1-2-1 with Careers Advisors
  • 1-2-1 careers meetings with students in line with the behaviour policy
  • Drop-in meetings available with careers advisors
  • 1-2-1 for Harris experience
  • 1-2-1 careers meetings with students in line with the behaviour policy
  • Support potential NEET students