Careers Resources

Careers Resources

  • April 3, 2020

This has been an unsettling time and you may have found yourself with a bit of time on your hands during lockdown. However, this can be a great opportunity to start thinking about your future. It’s OK if you don’t know what you would like to

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Employability DASH Programme – Year 9 2020

Employability DASH Programme – Year 9 2020

  • March 2, 2020

Along with the assistance of local business employers and employees, 30 Year 9 students have now completed session 2 of their DASH Employability Programme delivered by Young Enterprise. A series of fantastic practical sessions designed to make learners consider their skills, attitudes and personal qualities highly

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Take your child to work day – Friday 29th November 2019

Take your child to work day – Friday 29th November 2019

  • December 17, 2019

On Friday 29th November many of our students participated in “Take your child to work day” when students accompanied and work shadowed a parent/sponsor throughout a normal working day.  We feel it is really beneficial for students to experience the world of work, and gain an understanding

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Nursing & Engineering Careers Talks

Nursing & Engineering Careers Talks

  • November 22, 2019

Year 11 and 6th form students had the amazing opportunity to attend two talks from external speakers, who are experts in the field of nursing and engineering. Emily Foyle delivered a passionate and informative presentation, outlining nursing careers within the NHS and describing her own personal

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Mock Interviews

Mock Interviews

  • November 21, 2019

On Tuesday 19th November 2019 all of our Year 12 students were given the opportunity to participate in mock interview.  The volunteer interviewers came from a wide range of local businesses  which gave our students the best possible experience.  Prior to the interview students were nervous

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Careers Fair

Careers Fair

  • November 21, 2019

As part of Careers Fortnight the Purbeck School held a Careers Fair on Thursday 14 November 2019 where students in Years 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 and 13 were given the opportunity throughout the day to meet and talk with over 30 exhibitors, including local employers

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Work Experience Week 01-05 July 2019

Work Experience Week 01-05 July 2019

  • July 24, 2019

Year 10 students returned from this year’s Work Experience, having had an amazing time with a variety of local employers and businesses in the area.  It gave students the opportunity to test out a particular job they may be considering in the future, and also an

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Careers Fair

Careers Fair

  • July 19, 2019

Thursday 14th November 2019 10 am to 3.20 pm An opportunity for you to talk to local employers and training providers about further and higher education, intermediate and higher  apprenticeships, volunteering and employment with training. We have a large number of career professionals, prestigious companies and

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