Teacher Area

Teacher Area

Here at Castle Manor Academy we strongly believe that all our school staff are career teachers and information providers. Included in the links below are the resources available to support you in your task of providing all of our students and parents with the latest and most up to date information either in your lessons, parent evenings or further meetings.

Posters (further posters are available from DCO):

Subject CEAIG Learning Links (specific subject guides are available from DCO):

Subject CEIAG Learning Activity Ideas (free online qualification subject links are available from DCO)

Subject Career Videos:

Subject Career Links:

Subject Career Resources:

STEM Learning Resources

Labour Market Information (LMI):

What is LMI:

https://www.lmiforall.org.uk/explore_lmi/learning-units/what-is-lmi/

Career Profile Research:

https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/explore-careers

Suffolk Growth Industry Guide:

https://www.suffolk.gov.uk/assets/suffolk.gov.uk/Compressed-Suffolk-Work-and-Skills-12-2019.pdf

Local Industry LMI & Vacancies:

https://www.icanbea.org

Where the Work is:

http://wheretheworkis.org/#/?location_type=LEPplus&location=New%20Anglia&occupation_group=Skilled%20Trades%20Occupations&occupation=Printing%20Trades

Career Area Specific LMI:

https://my.sacu-student.com/sacustudent/f?p=SACU_SUBJECT_EXPLORER:44:0::NO::P44_LINE_LENGTH:160#LMI53|

Career Sector LMI News:

https://careermap.co.uk/category/news/

Resources:

https://resources.careersandenterprise.co.uk/all-resources-all-one-place?filter=2&page=1

SEND Resources:

CEIAG Resources:

https://www.dyslexiascotland.org.uk/career-guidance-resources

Post-16+ Transition Guide:

https://www.thesource.me.uk/assets/My-learning/16+-Transition-Guide.pdf

Suffolk Local Offer:

https://infolink.suffolk.gov.uk/kb5/suffolk/infolink/localoffer.page?localofferchannelnew=0

Suffolk Advice Service:

https://suffolksendiass.co.uk/

MENCAP Advice Service (24/7):

https://www.mencap.org.uk/advice-and-support/employment-services

Post-16 Options Information

Post-16 Options:

https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/careers-advice/career-choices-at-16

Post-16 Qualifications Type Video:

https://youtu.be/f_xAQNNi4pA

Post-16 Course Search:

https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/find-a-course/page?searchTerm=&distance=30%20miles&town=Haverhill%20(Suffolk)&orderByValue=Relevance&startDate=Anytime&courseType=Classroom%20based,Work%20based&courseHours=&courseStudyTime=Daytime,Day%20or%20block%20release&filterA=true&page=1&D=1&coordinates=0.43763|52.082852&campaignCode=

Post-16 Bursary:

https://www.gov.uk/1619-bursary-fund

Career Research:

https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/explore-careers

External Careers Advice:

https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/contact-us

Apprenticeship Information & Vacancies:

https://www.apprenticeships.gov.uk/apprentices

Traineeship Information & Vacancies:

https://www.gov.uk/find-traineeship

Post-18 Options: 

https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/careers-advice/career-choices-at-18

CV and Cover Letter Writing (further resources can be sourced on the Student Area):

How to write a CV:

https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/careers-advice/cv-sections

Online CV Builder:

https://cv.icanbea.org.uk/

CV Templates:

https://www.dayjob.com/cv-template-236/

How to write a Covering Letter:

https://www.cv-library.co.uk/career-advice/cover-letters/how-to-write-cover-letter/

Cover Letter Example:

https://www.prospects.ac.uk/careers-advice/cvs-and-cover-letters/cover-letters/sample-cover-letter

Personal Statement Writing (further resources can be sourced on the Student Area):

How to write a Personal Statement:

https://www.ucas.com/further-education/post-16-qualifications/post-16-options/how-write-personal-statement-further-education

Useful Words and Sentence Starters:

https://www.uniboosts.com/best-words-bank/

Reference Writing

How to write an academic and career-based reference:

https://www.indeed.com/career-advice/career-development/write-an-academic-recommendation-letter

Apprenticeships:

CPD Opportunities

Teacher CPD webinars:

https://www.inspiringthefuture.org/schools-and-colleges/webinars/

Mapper: Navigating Digital Career Tools:

https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/mapper?utm_campaign=fl_mapper_2020&utm_medium=futurelearn_organic_pressrelease&utm_source=fl_pr_outreach

CPD Linking curriculum learning to careers

https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/linking-stem-curriculum-learning-to-careers?fbclid=IwAR2inrDRTP3sllOWw4w-VzqgRLxshKKMkm1BxenD724H29iVv9BN17xhXoE

CEIAG Guidance

Good Careers Guidance: 

https://www.goodcareerguidance.org.uk/assets/file?filePath=__/the-benchmarks/gatsby-sir-john-holman-good-career-guidance-2014.pdf

Good Careers Guidance – A Handbook for Secondary Schools: 

https://www.gatsby.org.uk/uploads/education/good-career-guidance-handbook-digital.pdf

Good Careers Guidance – Perspectives from the Special Educational Needs and Disability Sector: 

https://www.gatsby.org.uk/uploads/education/careers/good-career-guidance-perspectives-from-the-send-sector.pdf

Link between Careers Education and Mental Well-being: 

https://www.thecdi.net/write/BP620-Briefing-_Mental_wellbeing-_FINAL.pdf

Further Reading, Podcasts and Videos

Monthly Newsletter: 

https://www.theparentsguideto.co.uk/school-newsletter

Prospects Careers Podcast:  

https://www.prospects.ac.uk/podcasts#listen-to-future-you

Cass Thompson Careers Adviser:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZgW5ffUPOv1VQBt6CQ0zaQ

The Yeti:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzI8-c89SK0au08bUbNEm7g/videos

Suzanne Pedro Careers Adviser:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCy8Xq6RNUAmIy8Y6MvxmqMg/videos