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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

S5 tiny 2017

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

Make sure you are registered at My World of Work here

S5 Newsletter 2018

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

Dancing hands here

NBHS S4 Careers Talk 2019

Hello everyone.
Mick Burns/Jennifer Jones
Careers Advisers
North Berwick High School
www.tinyurl.com/yyevaldb

Learning Objectives

Presentation
PDF
S4 NBHS 2019
PPT
S4 NBHS 2019

What happened to the 2018 leavers?

Make a note of the words you would use to describe yourself under each of the CMS jigsaw headings.

Career Management Skills explained

You need to register on MWOW here and remember to make a note of your user name and password. If you have time try and complete My Strengths.

Download this newsletter it has lots of information and resources you can use
S4-Newsletter-2019

CMS prompt notes

Partners event 18 September 2019

Access this talk at www.tinyurl.com/yyclmk4l

Hello and welcome to this short presentation that will introduce to our work in schools and what we mean when we talk about Career Management Skills.

What we do in schools
The link is here

Career Management Skills

Guide-to-Careers-Services-in-Schools-for-parents

Audience feedback from today here

Here’s some S3 feedback

S6 Careers Talk June 2019

Speakers

S6 North Berwick

Opening music here
More here
Longer session here

Good morning S6!
Mick Burns and Jennifer Jones, Careers Advisers, NBHS

Welcome to S6 at North Berwick High.

This talk is about:
What’s important for S6.
What’s important when thinking about your future.
Getting ready for S6.
What you need to do and when you need to do it.
What resources are there to help you.
Timescales involved.

S6 Careers Book MB updated Aug 2019

View the careers resources book online here

S6 NBHS Newsletter 2019

University rankings 2020 here

Make sure you are registered at My World of Work here you may find the Profiling Tool particularly useful at this stage.

Kahoot here