Elizabethan Academy Careers Advice

Welcome to our information and guidance service within the school. Our aim is to provide parents, carers and our students with independent, impartial advice to allow the young people in our care to make well informed, realistic decisions about their future and plan accordingly.

All students receive a statement of entitlement outlining the careers information and guidance through years 7 -11.

Your In- school contacts are:

Mrs S Edgar. Careers Co-ordinator.    Careers Office. Ext 616

·         Weekly drop in sessions. Wednesday 1pm

·         By appointment

·         Parents and options evenings

Mrs N Lewis. (Careers Resources) Manager.   Learning Resource Centre

Mrs S Shemilt. Work Related Learning Co-ordinator. Conference Room. Ext 617


All students are entitled to Careers Education Information and Guidance. Click below to find out their entitlement.

Year 7                     Year 8                   Year 9                          Year 10                             Year 11


Careers Article - Ofsted inspector says "Students are getting a good deal"


You can also use these useful websites for all the additional information you need;

 A section for Teenagers, with lots of information and guidance on careers, money, health, crime and funded government schemes.

Access useful information such as Work and Training, Current Vacancies, Choices, Apprenticeships, Health and Relationships, Your rights, Money and lots more.

With sections on:

 Knowing about yourself       Making a good choice

Knowing what is available          Putting my plans into action

 Prepare a CV and Personal Statement

Build an Action Plan

And search and Apply for courses


eCLIPS provides information on Careers and Lifestyle that can be saved and printed for your future use. Look for General Information and Job groups to help you make Career choices.

Elizabethan Password: This is on your child’s VLE page





For all those of you who don’t know what sort of career you would like

You can answer questions about yourself and be matched to suitable careers

 License Code: This is on your child’s VLE page

User Guide available from the LRC