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05/12/18

Amazing visit from today at Harris Merton. Truly Inspirational for the next generation of female tennis players! https://t.co/CW562a1Wuz

09/11/18

We're continuing to make physics fun at HAM by studying the 'Science of Rollercoasters' at ! https://t.co/VYreO2nJnp

08/11/18

Sixth Form Open Evening at Harris Academy Merton https://t.co/Y87aUHnuUa

19/10/18

Our Year 9 & 10 students developing team and problem solving skills while learning about careers in the Army! https://t.co/HeJ2ywOm1B

23/08/18

Following a great results day for students the buzz continues with enrolment to https://t.co/weKawRg7Mk

23/08/18

Congratulations to all our successful students. We look forward to seeing you on Wednesday 5th September at 9am! https://t.co/fzKzW2zEuR

23/08/18

Good luck to all students receiving GCSE results today. Results are available from 10am in the main hall.

25/06/18

Fantastic experiences being had by students who are reliving moment for WW1 https://t.co/LQZDw2tzWU

11/06/18

Retweetd From Harris Careers

Part Time Receptionist required .Apply now https://t.co/Cfp90MmtY4 https://t.co/xxIQokIJlA

24/05/18

All information for Yr11 students and exams can be found in our letters to parents section of the website. https://t.co/nsvuGAvzaZ

24/05/18

A reminder for all Yr11 parents, carers and students - your booster schedule and exam timetable are all via the link https://t.co/2lT2U8bkd2

24/05/18

Our annual Yr8 trips to Boulogne are going out this week. Half the year group had an amazing day Tuesday trying some French treats 🐌 and enjoying the beach. https://t.co/7nE8Q56MKP

18/05/18

Retweetd From Harris Careers

Harris Academy Merton is looking for a Teacher of Computer Science & IT. Apply now https://t.co/Q0unuEEo5h https://t.co/i1B1HDg6xw

11/05/18

Calling all Year 11’s Saturday School gets under way this weekend with RE and Science session. Check out the details here https://t.co/8CIwQgjHSn

30/04/18

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Teaching Assistant required .Apply now https://t.co/QFOkoiAP91 https://t.co/plNEDgpIHW

30/04/18

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Are you looking for a Teacher of Mathematics role? Apply now https://t.co/0reLfCkwg7 https://t.co/eAxvGbn14B

30/04/18

Retweetd From Harris Careers

Teacher of English required .Apply now https://t.co/gbZKBqsWIy https://t.co/APsthawsPL

27/04/18

Retweetd From Harris Careers

Harris Academy Merton is looking for a Teacher of Science. Apply now https://t.co/2hKLK2gt2X https://t.co/dOYPEKIl6j

27/04/18

Retweetd From HAMGeography

Are We learning about headland and bays or having a tea break? Exploring demos of erosion https://t.co/bAuL086b9R

19/04/18

Retweetd From Strengthening Minds

Really nice to visit the girls from who took part in last years Self-Esteem prog Great to see them doing so well! Also a brilliant meeting with to discuss the progs for the year ahead & UL thank you for making this possible! https://t.co/duUEDs0Wpr

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Careers

Career Guidance and Education at Harris Academy Merton

 

1. OUR CAREER GUIDANCE AND EDUCATION VALUES:

At Harris Academy Merton we believe that a robust career guidance and education programme is vital to ensuring our students are empowered to make informed decisions about their future and to become engaged citizens. A strong focus of our programme is that each student has a personalised experience with access to information and opportunities of interest to them.

Careers Leader: Allan Henry (Co-ordinator)

Email: a.henry@harrismerton.org.uk

 

2. AIMS OF CAREER GUIDANCE AND EDUCATION AT HARRIS ACADEMY MERTON:
  • Inspire and motivate students to challenge themselves to reach their full academic and personal potential
  • Ensure that each individual student has the information they require to make decisions for Key Stage 4 options, Post 16 destination and Post 18 education, training or employment
  • Each student has access to personal careers education and guidance
  • Information provided to students is informed by career and labour market information
  • The curriculum makes clear links to careers
  • Students have access to encounters with employers and employees from different industries
  • Students are given access to have experience within workplaces
  • There are a variety of encounters with further and higher education institutions offered to students

Year

     Planned Activity 2017 / 18

 

7

 

  • Careers Drop in Sessions, Monday lunch time in the LRC
  • Academy tutorial programme to filter through subject specific careers information
  • Access to Buzz Test (www.icould.com) and KUDO’s information through the DMB
  • Careers and World of Work Assembly

 

8

 

  • Careers Drop in Sessions, Monday lunch time in the LRC
  • Academy tutorial programme to filter through subject specific careers information
  • Structured access to KUDO’s through allocated time for tutor group.
  • Careers and World of Work Assembly

 

9

  • Individual careers interviews with targeted groups
  • Harris Experience – group session/individual interviews
  • Careers Drop in Sessions, Monday lunch time in the LRC - to be advertised on the DMB
  • Academy tutorial programme to filter through subject specific careers information
  • Structured access to KUDO’s through allocated time for tutor group
  • Careers and World of Work Assembly

 

10

 

  • Individual careers interviews with targeted groups
  • Year 10 Careers sessions – Options post 16, progression routes and next steps (delivered in small groups)
  • Careers Drop in Sessions, Monday lunch time in the LRC - to be advertised on the DMB
  • Harris Experience – group session/individual interviews
  • Academy tutorial programme to filter through subject specific careers information
  • Structured access to KUDO’s through allocated time for tutor group
  • Next Steps Careers Event
  • Careers and World of Work Assembly
  • BTEC Business Level 2- Unit 8 Recruitment and Selection

 

 

11

 

  • Individual and group careers interviews
  • Careers Drop in Sessions, Monday lunch time in the LRC 
  • Follow up careers interviews and ongoing targeted support for those that require.
  • Identification and tracking Year 11s – prevention NEET
  • Support targeted group and potential NEET with sixth form, college and apprenticeship applications
  • Intended and actual destination, destination tracking and reporting
  • Harris Experience – group session/interviews
  • Federation Careers Advisor to attend Year 11 Parents evenings - September, February & April
  • Academy tutorial programme to filter through subject specific careers information
  • Structured access to KUDO’s through allocated time for tutor group.
  • Careers and World of Work Assembly
  • NCFE Level 2 in Enterprise

 

12

 

  • Careers Drop in Sessions, Monday lunch time in the LRC  - to be advertised on the DMB
  • Individual interview with targeted students - LAC, EHCP, etc – action plan completed
  • All Year 12s invited to attend the ‘Next Step’ event at HCACP – March 2018
  • Work in conjunction with 6th form team on intended and leavers destinations
  • Academy tutorial programme to filter through subject specific careers information
  • Structured access to KUDO’s 16+ and Kudos HE through allocated time for tutor group.
  • ICAEW- BASE Competition
  • Careers and World of Work Assembly

 

13

 

  • Careers Drop in Sessions, Monday lunch time in the LRC  - to be advertised on the DMB
  • Individual interviews and workshops with those students seeking or considering employment, apprenticeships or School Leaver schemes
  • Careers interview with all Year 13s
  • Work in conjunction with 6th form team on intended and leavers destinations – sharing data with LA
  • Academy tutorial programme to filter through subject specific careers information
  • Structured access to KUDO’s 16+ and Kudos HE through allocated time for tutor group.
  • Careers and World of Work Assembly
Useful Links:

National Careers Service

https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/

 

The apprenticeship guide

www.apprenticeshipguide.co.uk/

 

Kudos

https://kudos.cascaid.co.uk/#/

 

 

 

 

 

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