S5 NBHS Careers Talk 2019

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

While you are waiting here

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 2018

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

Career Management Skills

Direction is important!

Next task is to complete the Buzz Personality test and you will be asked for your animal later, so make a note of it. Make sure you look at the strengths, learning style and what you are like in a positive direction, parts of the printout you will be given at the talk. You will find this very useful when writing personal statements and CVs as well as preparing for interview questions.

Buzz-Groupwork-S5-Nov-2019

Buzz-Groupwork-S5-Nov-2019

S5-Newsletter-2019 NBHS

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 and jennifer.jones@sds.co.uk

Final quiz here

On your way music here
Dancing hands here