Careers

Please note that this page contains careers guidance and information for students of Robertsbridge Community College.If you are seeking information about opportunities to join our staff team please visit our Vacancies page.

The School Careers Leader is Laura Linch

llinch@robertsbridge.org.uk

01580 880360 ext. 297.

Please feel free to contact Laura Linch in regards to opportunities, support and guidance relating to careers provision at Robertsbridge Community College. we are actively seeking input and support from our local community. 

Robertsbridge Community College: Provider Access Policy

We welcome visiting professionals to our College to broaden our students learning oppourtunities and enhance their knowledge of future career options. The policy, available for download below, sets out the school’s arrangements for managing the access of providers to pupils at the school for the purpose of giving them information about the provider’s education or training offer. This complies with the school’s legal obligations under Section 42B of the Education Act 1997.
 
Notices :

YEAR 11 UCAS Deadline:

The deadline for UCAS applications is the 15th December.
Please make sure that your child has completed their application and personal statement by the end of November so that they can be submitted in time to meet the deadline.

Year 10 Work Experience Deadline:

All students in Yr 10 are expected to go on work experience. The deadline for making choices has now past - If you are still yet to make your Work Experience Choices please do so ASAP via the aspire website:

 

Any current opportunities for careers can be found on the careers student noticeboards in college. These are situated in the C block corridor and upstairs in the Sports Hall outside the Careers Hub. Opportunities will also be linked from this page when appropriate.
2018-19 College and Sixth Form Open Days & Evenings

Please download, from the link below, a document setting out the dates for local college and sixth form open days and evenings.

New Careers E-Pack available to view for help, advice and in-depth information.

Please click here to access.

Labour Market Information

All students and parents should have access to high-quality information about future study options and labour market opportunities.

  • By the age of 14, all students at RCC will have accessed and used information about career paths and the labour market to inform their own decisions on study options and KS4 study choices.
  • We encourage parents and carers to access and use the information contained in the LMI tab to the right to support their children in making choices about their futures.

Please click here for the latest Labour Market information for the UK. The poster on page 12 contains the information specific to the South East.

 

NEW Careers Policy

In keeping up to date with recent developments with CEIAG in school we have updated our Careers Policy. Please find the link to the policy here.

Careers Annual Timetable

Our Careers Programme is under constant review and development as we are always looking for extra oppourtunities for our learners to develop their knowledge and understanding of careers, further education and to prepare them as fully as possible for all the oppourtunities that may arise in the future. You can find our most up to date version here.

Fast Tomato!

https://www.fasttomato.com/

 

As a school we have payed to sign up to this interactive online programme called Fast Tomato! If you are unsure about your future career choices take part in the quiz and you will be matched with a selection of careers that may suit you. This will also give in-depth information about a whole range of career choices with video's and online guidance availiable.

Please see Mrs Linch or email llinch@robertsbridge.org.uk to request our schools code. This information will also be displayed on the careers board in school.