Profession

Careers Adviser, Careers Professional 14-19

Location

Surrey , South East


Experience

Personal Coach
U-Explore
Contracted to work as a Personal Coach supporting vulnerable young people in Surrey with their transition plans. I work mainly in Guildford and Farnham supporting students in Year 11 who have been identified as being at Risk of NEET (RONIs) to achieve a positive destination as they go forward into Year 12 whether it be a training provider, vocational course at college, apprenticeship or Sixth Form. I work on the Y11/12 Transition Contract commissioned by Surrey County Council and support roughly 100 young people mainly through 1:1 personal sessions from the January in Y11 through to the January of Y12 to ensure that each young person has a smooth transition into a training or educational programme that is suited to them and their needs.
Careers Adviser
Prospects Services
Providing Careers Education Information Advice and Guidance to students with high aspirations at a Grammar School in Sutton advising on entry requirements onto competitive courses such as medicine, veterinary, engineering and law. Conducting 1:1 Careers Guidance Interviews to students from Y10 through to Y13 and providing detailed Careers Action Plans.
Careers Coordinator
Surbiton High School
Coordinating the School's work experience programme, writing and designing all the documentation adhering to Health & Safety legislation. Delivering presentations to whole year groups and interactive feedback sessions. Building and developing contacts with employers and parents willing to contribute to the school's careers education programme. Organising careers events and developing links with alumni.