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03/02/23

Here are just a couple of the Yr5 masterclasses that we have going on next month. If you have a child who is currently in Yr 5, why not give them the opportunity to Explore Aureus in the best way possible! Book their place now. Scan the QR codes for details. https://t.co/lBRcv5vsMc

26/01/23

The Teaching Awards Deadline for entry: 24th February The Teaching Awards is a fantastic way to raise the profile of the outstanding work that takes place in schools and colleges across the UK. https://t.co/Tt0v6U146W

20/01/23

This term Year 7 Dancers are learning choreography from Christopher Bruce’s “Swansong” 1987. They are enjoying exploring how they can incorporate a chair into their trio dance, whilst developing ways of using characterisation in the dance studio. https://t.co/RD8acRgA2d

19/01/23

Our Magistrates’ Mock Trial team are currently observing proceedings in Oxford Magistrates Court to help prepare for their upcoming debating competition. https://t.co/3hEkSShTdw

19/01/23

This week, a group of Yr10 girls went on a trip to the Mathematical Institute at the University of Oxford.The girls had an opportunity to speak to Oxford students about their experiences. https://t.co/ZBApNrVLF4

17/01/23

Year 9 Parents and Carers! Please join us for year 9 Options evening tomorrow at 6.00pm in the main school hall. We look forward to seeing you there! https://t.co/Q8p9kKN5BP

17/01/23

Brilliant Club, Scholars Programme launch visit to Oxford University. https://t.co/ijhjrGhudc

17/01/23

Taking students to Oxford University for the launch of the Scholar’s Club! The students are super excited! So proud we are able to offer these provisions! https://t.co/T4bGZRFuUX

15/12/22

The Bookbuzz 2022 books are here! The Book Trust have selected a wide variety of titles, from non-fiction reads for curious minds to fast-paced page-turners to make sure that Bookbuzz has something for everyone. https://t.co/w5MWjsiCRv

08/12/22

Congratulations to our Yr11 boys' football team! They came out on top this week, in their first fixture this year against UTC. The final score was: 6-2 to Aureus https://t.co/SwMR7OzhEi

08/12/22

We welcomed year 5s from Aureus Primary School yesterday morning. They took part in a clay workshop with our Art Department. To tie in with their curriculum, they created ancient Egyptian themed trinket bowls. It was an absolute joy to work with such lovely students. https://t.co/cRkhPK3dtH

07/12/22

Just one day to go until our Wizard of Oz performances on Thursday and Friday evening! Refreshments will be available on both nights - cash only. https://t.co/QTEG7sPQFd

Careers Information

Here at Aureus School, we take our students on a Careers Journey that will equip them for the world of work.

We closely follow the eight Gatsby Benchmarks to ensure that our students have a full and well rounded experience, preparing them for life beyond Aureus.

The Gatsby Benchmarks

Our Careers Leader at Aureus School is Miss Jayne Langley - j.langley@aureusschool.org / 01235 313713.

Miss Langley works Monday - Thursday and is available for drop ins from all year groups at break and lunchtime.

We are excited to be working with Unifrog this year to help us record and map our experiences, ensuring students can clearly see their careers journey with us:                    

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Employers

Here at Aureus we are proud to work with local employers to bring the very best and up to date information about working in Oxfordshire.

We welcome new relationships with employers who are available to show case what they can offer our young people and would be delighted to hear from you if you would like to support us at one of our events.

Please contact our Careers Lead, Jayne Langley - J.langley@aureusschool.org / 01235 3137123 ext 2163

Your Fabulous Future in Oxfordshire: https://youtu.be/i5FcJAfeXWc

Find Your Future - Online Careers Platform: https://youtu.be/_df-TzCU4cg

 

Please see the downloads section below for our School Provider Access Statement.

Our students will take part in the following careers activities at Aureus School:

Year 7Careers MapKS3-KS4 Careers Map

  • Careers assemblies
  • Employer workshops
  • Careers INSERT lessons

Year 8

  • Careers assemblies
  • Information on career routes assembly
  • Use of up-to-date career and labour market information to help inform study/career decisions
  • Employer workshops and visits (Human Library)
  • Citizenship

Year 9CEiAG MappingCEiAG Mapping Diagram

  • Careers assemblies
  • Spin-off careers assemblies
  • University aspirational visits
  • Employer workshops and visits
  • Citizenship
  • Take Your Child to Work Day
  • Support for option choices for students and parents at Options Evening

Year 10

  • Careers assemblies
  • Spin-off careers assemblies
  • Work experience, Boss Day, assemblies
  • Assemblies on information about independent training providers
  • Use of up-to-date career and labour market information to help inform study/career decisions
  • College visits
  • University aspirational visits
  • Employer workshops and visits
  • Open day visits to prestigious colleges
  • Citizenship

Year 11

  • Mock careers interviews
  • Careers fair
  • Apprenticeship assembly
  • Lunchtime sessions – to complete college application forms
  • Sessions for MAS student – completing application forms for prestigious colleges
  • Meeting with parents, if requested
  • Support & advice in completing college application forms by a qualified careers adviser        
  • Advice and guidance for college applications
  • College visitors to assemblies and drop-ins
  • Citizenship

Aureus School uses student and parent voice to assess the impact of the careers programme and continues to adapt and reflect after each year.

Useful Links

Careers:

Amazing Apprenticeships This website contains some useful resources for apprenticeships.
Career Pilot Use Career Pilot to research a wide array of different roles and sectors.
Labour Market Information This website helps to understand the sectors in demand within Oxfordshire, by developing Labour Market Information.
National Careers Service The National Careers Service provides information, advice and guidance on learning, training, career choice, career development, job search, and the labour market. It can be accessed online and by telephone.
Prospects Have a look at Prospects for information on different job roles.
Start Use the free Start tool to get personalised suggestions of careers suited to your personality interests and skills.
Success at School Looking at how subjects link to careers with the Gatsby Subject Guide.
The WOW Show The WOW Show is an online channel creating real-life encounters with the world of work to inspire young people about their futures.
UCAS Take a quiz to find out what jobs are suited to you.


Jobs:

All About School Leavers CV Template
E4S Finding a Job
How to write a CV Job Interviewing techniques
Starting Work Guide Student Job
What Employers Want  

 

If you require any further information about our careers programme, please contact Miss Jayne Langley - j.langley@aureusschool.org / 01235 313713.

Documents

Page Downloads Date  
Aureus Futures September Careers Update 17th Jun 2022 Download