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Careers Education and Information, Advice and Guidance (CEIAG)

Miss Melanie Lester is employed at Coopers as Careers Leader to provide students with impartial information, advice and guidance.

The Careers Room is on the ground floor of the Mansion House and is accessible from the main entrance next to the Library.

Experience shows that people who have achieved success and fulfilment in their career, are those who have positively 'owned' their career path at an early stage and have made it happen.

You can get help with any of the following

  • Careers information, advice and guidance
  • GCSE and Sixth Form/Further Education courses and choice
  • Higher Education (University) advice and guidance
  • Apprenticeships and Internships
  • Work Experience
  • Completing application forms
  • Writing CVs and Covering Letters
  • Preparing for Interviews and Assessment Centre

Researching careers (Labour market information 

Skillsometer can help you discover what jobs you might like to do in the future. You will be presented with a series of statements. Select the emoji that shows how you feel about each statement. You will be given suggestions of jobs linked to what you most enjoy doing.

Careerometer can be used to explore and compare key information about occupations, help you learn about different occupations and identify potential careers.
It provides access to a selection of UK headline data relating to pay, weekly hours of work and future employment prospects for different occupations, as well as description of the occupation.
Simply type in the title of the job you are interested in and the widget provides a series of options from which you can select the most relevant to you. You can then look up another two occupations and compare. You can also select ‘display the UK average’ and compare the information with the occupation you have selected.

The Quality in Careers Standard

(through Investor in Careers )

As part of Coopers School’s commitment to delivering excellent Careers and Employability education, we have achieved Level 3 Investors in Careers Standard accreditation

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