Careers - Information

The Academy will be bringing you an extensive help site here on anything you need to know about Careers, College, Information, Advice and Guidance...

Click here to download all College Open Events for 2014-15


Apprenticeships

Download a useful pack for Apprenticeships here


Want a Saturday job? Download the Work Permit form here and get Mr Durkin or Mr Hunnisett to sign this before you send back to your employer. 

If you are not sure if you are allowed to work, visit the Thurrock Council website to find out the rules and regulations before you undertake any work. Click here to find out all you need to know


Raising Participation Age (RPA)

Click here to find out how this affects you!


Thurrock Careers (Formerly Youth & Connexions)

Frank is in The Gateway Academy every day (including some school holidays) and is available:

  • 9am-2.30pm Monday
  • 9am–5pm Tuesday to Thursday
  • 9am–4.30pm Friday

He is also available on Mondays from 3pm-5pm  (term time only) in Tilbury Youth Centre, Quebec Road

Frank can be contacted by the following methods:

Tel: 07823 326024
Email: frank.thompson@theglc.org.uk


How to make a good impression at interview

Download the latest Youth & Connexions leaflets for more information on:

CVs and Applications
Employment
It's Your Choice
Parents & Carers
Post 14 Options
Post 16 Options
Preparing for Exams
Preparing for Interviews


Key Stage 4 Options Booklet 2014-15

Option Booklet button 2014


Here are some good websites to give you more information:

Work based learning:
www.apprenticeships.org.uk
www.education.gov.uk (formerly LSC)
www.nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk

Further Education:
www.ucasprogress.com
www.notgoingtouni.co.uk

Going to University:
www.ucas.com

Help writing your CV:
www.businessballs.com

Careers:
www.fasttomato.com
www.monstor.com
www.targetjobs.co.uk
www.B-Live.com
www.samlearning.com


 

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