S5 NBHS Careers Talk Sept 2015

Good morning everyone and welcome to your careers talk.
Mick Burns
Careers Adviser
North Berwick High

Today we are going to cover:
What destinations students from North Berwick High follow.
Why Career Management Skills are important.
What type of animal are you!
How you engage in the career planning process.

First up – the leaver destinations.
Now for the serious bit.
Here’s what happened to the NBHS school leavers 2013/14 – a short presentation.

We looked at how many North Berwick High students progressed on to various post school options.

Career Management Skills

CMS

Buzz 18 June

Next task is to complete the Buzz Personality test here and you will be asked for animal later so make a note of it now. Make sure you look at the strengths, learning style and looking in a positive direction parts of the printout you will given at the talk.

Anyone interested in studying Law, Architecture, Medicine or Vet Medicine should visit Pathways to the Professions here

Make sure you are registered at My World of Work here

S5-planning-sheet-sept-2015

The presentation below is a general guide and note the timings apply to making these decisions in S5 or when you are in S6.

S5 options guide
mick.burns@sds.co.uk

Direction is important!

Dancing hands here

Background music here

Best careers advice for S5 here