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Careers and Sandy Secondary School

Careers, Information, Advice and Guidance (CIAG) is provided at Sandy Secondary School through the Careers Leader Mrs Anderson who is available to provide information and talk though options and career ideas including apprenticeships, college courses, employment, CV, Cover Letters and Work experience training etc.

Sandy Secondary School works closely with the Bedford College group to ensure that students are aware of college and apprenticeship opportunities post 16.

Resources available to students at Sandy Secondary School during their school career:

  • National Careers Week

  • National Apprenticeship Roadshow at Milton Keynes

  • Workplace and university visits such as the Universities of Hertfordshire and Northamptonshire

  • Personal wellbeing and independent learning lessons

  • Careers/breakfast fayre

  • Assemblies led by local employers, former students and career experts

  • Alumni visits

  • Career insight talks

  • Employer visits to lessons

  • Support with employability skills

  • Mock interviews

  • Regular live local apprenticeship opportunities

  • Impartial information on post 14, 16 and 18 course choices

Apprenticeships & Apprenticeship Providers

National Apprenticeships & Traineeships

Transferable Skills and CV Writing

Labour Market Information

Useful Careers Links

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