Careers Advice

Investing in your future

The careers education and guidance programme at Outwood Academy Foxhills seeks to positively support you to acquire the educational, social and employability skills necessary for lifelong success in a diverse and changing world of work.

We are currently working with CareersInc, a support service for young people that provides advice, guidance, support and personal development services for all 13-19 year olds. CareersInc are an external, independent and impartial careers guidance service who support you to aim high in your career goals and aspirations.

As a student at Outwood Academy Foxhills you are entitled to a careers education and guidance programme which:

  • is personal to you and always puts your interests first
  • motivates and inspires you to consider all opportunities both within and outside Outwood Academy Foxhills
  • helps you to gain the skills you need to make your career ambitions a reality
  • provides the support you need to be successful
  • helps you access any additional support you might need
  • is delivered by trained and qualified teachers and advisers, with up-to-date knowledge and understanding of career pathways and local labour market information
  • protects and respects your personal information and shares it only with your consent

We will support your career development in a number of ways including:

  • information and discussion in lessons and assemblies to help you make decisions about your future
  • activities and events such as careers fairs
  • careers information and IT based careers programmes
  • information and updates on notice boards, plasma screens and websites

Useful Links

Links to College Prospectus

To obtain the latest prospectus of each college, please click the relevant logo.

Other Useful Links & Information

The National Careers Service provides information, advice and guidance to help you make decisions on learning, training and work opportunities. The service offers confidential and impartial advice. This is supported by qualified careers advisers.

How2become is the UK’s leading career specialist and since 2005 we have trained and guided thousands of candidates through recruitment processes to secure their dream job. Whether you are looking for a career as a pilot, in the civil service or in the emergency services as a police officer or paramedic, or have always wanted to become a train driver – we are here to help!

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