Here at St Joseph’s we are committed to delivering high quality impartial careers information, advice and guidance to all of our students. Our aim is to equip our students with the knowledge and skills to enable them to make effective choices, understand their career and progression routes, and enable them to manage smooth transitions on to the next stage of learning or work.

Each year group follow a careers education program which aims to raise aspiration and provide pupils with a clear understanding of the various options and pathways available to the in order to help them achieve their goals.

Throughout their time at St Joseph’s students will take part in a wide variety of activities to include College and University visits, word ready days, mock interviews and have the opportunity to attend a number of industry specific talks from local business people.

Careers Curriculum

CASCAID eBook: This guide is designed to provide an overview of how parents can help support their children with important career choices.

Destinations Data


Well done to our year 10 students who completed a week of work experience last week and thank you to all the employers who offered placements. Students worked in a range of settings covering a wide range of career areas including,engineering, teaching, accountancy, law, computer programming and sport and leisure.

Students thoroughly enjoyed this experience where they were able to develop new transferable skills and again a better understanding of the world of work.