Category Archives: Gap Year

S5 Career Talk October 2021

Welcome to your S5 careers talk.
The main aims of this session are:
To introduce your Career Advisers
Remind you of Career Management Skills, resources to help your career planning and completing the Buzz Personality Test (which is fun!)
Get some information about you

S5-NBHS-2021

S5-NBHS-2021

SDS Buzz Groupwork S5 Oct 2021

SDS Buzz Groupwork S5 Oct 2021

Link to the Buzz Personality Test here or https://icould.com/buzz-quiz/

Careers Newsletter – please download
S5-Newsletter-Oct 2021

Please complete the form below and give as much information as possible.

60,000 free travel passes for young people in EU and UK

Young people aged between 18 and 20 living in the European Union and the United Kingdom will be given the chance to receive one of 60,000 free travel passes to discover the EU by train.

DiscoverEU, a European Commission initiative offering young people the opportunity to travel Europe through learning experiences, will open up applications for the pass, which aims to encourage young people to “broaden their horizons and meet fellow Europeans.”

Full article here

S4 Careers Talk October 2021

Hello S4
Mick Burns and Wendy Malcolm
Careers Advisers

Today we will cover 3 things:
Career Management Skills
Resources to help you career plan
Collect some information about your ideas

Career Management Skills explained – quickly!

S4 Newsletter – download and keep a copy
S4-Newsletter-October 2021

This may help when you complete the form

If we have time, then a Kahoot is in order!

S6 Careers Talk June 2021

Good morning S6!
Mick Burns and Wendy Malcolm, Careers Advisers, NBHS

Welcome to S6 at North Berwick High.

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

General introduction

or here
Open Days update
Higher Education Open Days 2021

Virtual university event today! details here

This is your S6 careers talk
S6-NBHS-2021

Your S6 Careers Newsletter
S6-NBHS-Newsletter-2021-Final talk version

Your S6 Careers Resources for all options
S6 Careers Book MB June 2021

You can read the book online here

Online resources for Medicine, Law and Vet Medicine here

University rankings
https://www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk/league-tables/rankings

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

Salary calculator here

S3 Careers Talk June 2021

Mick Burns and Wendy Malcolm
Careers Advisers
North Berwick High School

Welcome to your S3 Careers Talk.
This presentation will include:
An introduction to your Careers Advisers​
Learn about Career Management Skills​
Find out about My World of Work​
How to find out about Skills and Strengths needed for different careers​
Think about Subject Choice

Here is one way to find your dream career!
Career generator by initial final June 2021

Main presentation
S3 careers talk ppt 2021

S3 Careers Newsletter – please download and save
S3 Newsletter June 2021 NBHS

S2 Careers Talk January 2021

Hello and welcome to your S2 Careers Talk.
Mick Burns, Careers Adviser, North Berwick High School

Main presentation
S2 careers talk Jan 2021

How to use the MWOW Subject Choice Tool
This link will give you resources to help you with choosing subjects

The 5 things to think about here

Find resources to help you choose here as well as the worksheet below.
MakingSubjectChoicesForS3_S4_2019

Thank you very much for attending and if you have any further questions, speak to your Guidance Teacher or email me at: mick.burns@sds.co.uk