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Careers and Work-related Learning

Welcome to our page on careers and work-related learning

Here you will find information on our policy and current provision, as well as upcoming and past events. We also try to give you a snapshot of the wealth of activities our school offers to help prepare our students for an independent life and full participation in the community.


Mrs Gregory, Careers Lead




3rd September    - Work experience at Sam's Place starts for our Year 12 and Year 13 students

                            - Work experience at Rumbles starts for our Year 12 and Year 13 students

10th September  - Work experience at the YESS project starts for our Year 12 and Year 13 students

                            - Work experience at the Acre starts for the first of our 3 KS4 classes, plus two Year                              13 students

11th October        - SANDance workshops for all students in KS 3, 4 and 5 (years 7-13)

w/b 11th October - whole school money week


What Next...

Follow this link to access videos about different options for life after Bracken Hill. They will give you first impressions and basic information, which can help you decide which options you might want to investigate further. 

Please let me know if you have any questions or comments.

Local Job Market Information

The following links can help you find out what jobs are likely to be important in this area over the coming years.

Click here for the icould website where you can investigate a whole range of jobs and your own preferences.

Click here for the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership up-to-date information on the growth sectors in the Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire areas.  It shows routes into the growth sectors locally.

Click here for the National Careers Service website.