Category Archives: Gap Year

S5 NBHS Careers Talk Sept 2017

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

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 2015/16

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

Career Management Skills

Next task is to complete the Buzz Personality test and you will be asked for your animal later, so make a note of it now. 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.

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

Make sure you are registered at My World of Work here

NBHS S5-Newsletter-2017

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

Best careers advice for S5 and beyond:
here
here
here

Confluence

Guten Morgen.
Willkommen in Schottland.
Willkommen zu dieser Sitzung über unsere Arbeit.
Mein Name ist Mick Burns.

The SDS website can be accessed here
My World of Work can accessed here

Our school services
Guide to Careers Services in Schools for parents

Local Service Delivery.
Presentation here

Career Management Skills

monthly-infographic-march-2017

Buzz short for Kings Manor

Direction is important here

Feedback here without internet connection.

Your feedback here

One final question here

Here’s what 14 year old students think here

Some resources you can use:
MWOW here
Planitplus here
Degree level careers with languages here
SCILT here
The Buzz Book here
www.polleverywhere.com
www.plickers.com

NBHS S4 Careers Talk 2015/16

Hello everyone.
Mick Burns
Careers Adviser
North Berwick High School

S4 Group work NBHS Feb 2014

SLDR video
Leaver destinations

CMS

Make a note of the words you would use to describe yourself under each of the jig saw.

Career Management Skills explained

Making a decision

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.

S4-Planning-Feb 2015

Pathways to the Professions.
Anyone interested in Architecture, Law, Medicine or Vet Medicine should register on this programme here

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