The careers education and guidance at Penistone Grammar School is delivered by CareersInc. CareersInc is an external, independent and impartial careers guidance service who will support students to aim high in their career goals and aspirations.
The two advisers are Mr Paley who is in school every Monday and Mrs Vickers who is in school every Tuesday.
Students at Penistone Grammar School are entitled to careers education and guidance which:
is personal and always puts students' interests first
motivates and inspires students to consider all opportunities both within and outside PGS
helps students to gain the skills needed to make career ambitions a reality
provides the support students need to be successful
helps students access any additional support they might need
is delivered by trained and qualified advisers, with up-to-date knowledge and understanding of career pathways and local labour market information
protects and respects students' personal information and shares it only with student consent
Together with staff from CareersInc we will support career development in a number of ways including:
- information and discussion in lessons and assemblies to help you make decisions about your future
- a careers fairs
- access to career advisers in a variety of ways including individual meetings
- drop-in sessions
- Support with CV and personal statement writing
- Interview practice
- information and updates on FROG, notice boards, plasma screens and websites
Opposite are some useful websites.
On the FROG student page you will also find fact sheets and links to post 16 providers.