Careers Guidance

Welcome to Rushey Mead Academy’s Careers Team, we have specialist trained careers advisors who deliver both group and a one-to-one service to help you in the planning of your time at school and beyond. This includes career transition through various pathways including apprenticeships, training, colleges, universities and the world of work.

Year 11 College Information

Please complete this short survey so that we can see what information you need about ‘What happens next’ with your College offer/application, please complete by Wednesday 24th March.

For general enquiries please email us at [email protected]

Meet the Team

Mrs Butler
Careers Advisor
NVQ 3 Information, Advice and Guidance
NVQ 4 Information, Advice and Guidance
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Mrs Sewell
Careers Administrator
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Mrs Mee
Careers Administrator
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Student entitlement to careers education includes

  • Access to individual guidance from our Careers Advisors
  • Access to computer programmes (including home user license) offering occupational information and opportunity for career and job exploration.
  • Access to digital resources to help with career planning and college applications.
  • Access to PS16 for college applications and UCAS for universities in the UK.
  • A Careers Education Programme built into the KS3 and KS4 curriculum.

If you are an employer who would like to add to one of our events or help us with our careers work?  click here

The Careers team are supporting students through 1:1 sessions in A126, during Stop the Clock and Personal Development sessions, tutor time and on library days.
We will be holding an ‘Unlock your Post 16 Choices’ week from Monday 12th to Friday 16th October, where students will be able to access resources virtually each day for colleges, universities, training and apprenticeship providers – further information will be available soon.
If you are interested in doing a virtual work experience placement please check Teams, Show my Homework and the Careers Guidance page for any upcoming information.
If you would like to make an appointment with Mrs Butler, Careers Advisor or have any queries please email [email protected] 

Careers Quiz 28/09/20

Skills for 2030

This page will be reviewed September 2021 – Updated 30/09/2020