At Opps In Bucks we are always keen to promote new ways for teachers, careers advisors and young people to find more information and guidance when it comes to careers. Read below to learn about the new careers advice website Successatschools.org which is aimed at helping teachers and careers advisors become more knowledgeable about what is out there and how to pass it on to the young people they work with.
We know that young people are facing more decisions than ever, we’re here to help. Success at School is packed full of independent, impartial, no-nonsense careers advice, to help young people navigate the world of work.
So what’s on our site?
Our career zones section gives an overview into different industries and provides insights from employers. We also connect young people to local and national employers!
There is information on where subjects choices can take you in your career, understanding employability skills and the different types of apprenticeships out there.
Students can set up their very own Success at School Careers Profile. There they can log their skills and work-experience, easily calculate their UCAS points and apply for apprenticeships/school leaver jobs.
There is plenty more and we add fresh content all the time, this is all free to use and we’d like to invite you to explore for yourself.
Trusted by 1000’s
In the last 12 months, 1.2 million people have visited our site including young people, their parents, teachers and careers advisors. In fact, nearly 70% of secondary schools/colleges have interacted with us in some way.