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Holmleigh Park High School

2020-21 - Year 12

Year 12 - Learning outcomes

  • Be proactive in taking part in career and work-related learning activities and assessing the benefits to you as a learner

  • Recognise the personal, social and economic value of different kinds of work and be critically aware of key debates about the future of work

  • To have an understanding of what businesses do, the way they operate and the responsibilities and rights of the employer

  • Draw conclusions from research and evaluating relevant job and labour market information (LMI) to support your plans

  • Reflect critically on the ethical, legal and business case for equality, diversity and inclusion in the workplace and the implications for your behaviour and others

  • Recognise different levels of risk and understand your responsibilities and rights as a students, trainee or employee for observing safe working practices

  • Develop and make the most of your personal network of support and show that you are a proactive and discerning user of impartial careers information, advice and guidance

  • Develop and apply enterprising qualities and skill in your approach to learning, work and career planning

  • Research and evaluate progression pathways and return on investment for the higher and further education, training, apprenticeships, employment and volunteering options

  • Know how to make career enhancing plans and decisions

  • Key activities: Post-18 Applications, mock interviews and optional work experience In Year 12, lessons include post-18 options, covering both university and alternatives to university. Students have the option to take up work experience placements as part of the academy’s enrichment programme, with the support of the careers team.