King Solomon International Business School

King Solomon International Business School

Education Excellence & Character Development

Careers Plan

As part of our careers initiative, we have planned a range of activities throughout the year which will enable our students to enhance their career progression and ensure they are provided with the best possible post-16 opportunities. 

Below are more details about the different career activities taking place throughout the year:

Activity: The Skills Show (Annual November)

 

  • Gatsby Benchmark: Learning from career and learning market information  
  • Outcome: Understanding labour market and post 16 opportunities, parental engagement  

January 2021

  • Activity: 1:1 Careers Guidance ( January-12th March)
  • Gatsby Benchmark: Addressing the needs of every pupil 

Outcome: 80% of Year 11 post-16 applications submitted 

February 2021

  •  Activity: National Apprentice Week
  • Gatsby Benchmark: Learning from career and learning market information
  • Outcome: Raise awareness of apprenticeships and employment with training opportunities

 

March 2021

  • Activity: Bespoke taster days with further education provision 
  • Gatsby Benchmark: Encounters with further and higher education 
  • Outcome: Ensure that pupils are making informed decisions with regards to their post-16 opportunitiesBirmingham Careers Service are providing free careers advice, help for young people with applying for apprenticeships, traineeships, colleges, CV's, helping them to move forward. They are providing the support virtually. If your between 16-19 year olds who need careers guidance please contact them.   They are also supporting Year 11s at-risk of not engaging in post 16 education or employment.

Tel. 07864 926905  email: bcareers@birmingham.gov.uk  To view video click link Birmingham Careers Video