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Careers

Welcome to the Careers page of the website. Almondbury Community School offers independent careers information, advice and guidance for all students to help them make important decisions and choices. We aim to give you as much information as possible.

The Careers Lead in school is Mr Housecroft.

To contact the Careers Leader;

E-mail: david.housecroft@kirkleeseducation.uk or  contact school 01484 426666

We are part of the Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership. Their Future Goals website has lots of information relevant to parent/carers as well as pupils on a range of careers. It can be accessed by clicking on the following link www.the-lep.com/futuregoals 

Debra Casson is our Kirklees Careers Adviser and is available for students to see every Friday. Debra has Post Graduate Qualifications in Careers Guidance and a number of years experience working with students from a variety of backgrounds.

The Careers Adviser supports with providing information, advice and guidance on Careers, College, 6th Form, University and Apprenticeships. Students have one to one appointments as well as group sessions and the opportunity to drop in to the careers office at every break and lunch time to ask questions, pick up information and discuss their plans.

The Careers Adviser also attends parents evenings and a number of other school events to meet with parents and guardians to support in their child’s transition from school to their post 16 destination.

To contact the Careers Adviser;

E-mail: debra.casson@ckcareers.org.uk 01484 225500 or  contact school 01484 426666

Please click on the links below to find out more about each college

 

Greenhead College

New College

Kirklees College

Leeds City College

The following websites offer advice and guidance:

2017 Destination Leavers and Careers Education, Information and Guidance (CEIAG) details can be seen below.

The Provider Access Policy is detailed below.