Careers and Futures
A Note For Employers and Training Providers
We are continually looking to work with a variety of providers who are ready to embrace students with SEND and would welcome contact from both local, regional and national Employers; providers of Training and Further Education. Any provider wishing to request access to Mount Tamar Mandy Turner - Careers Lead firstname.lastname@example.org.
As a School we will discuss all aspects of careers with each and every one of our students and help them all with the transition into the next stage of their education or entry into the world of work. Nevertheless, it is important for you all to have further information that can be reviewed in your own time.
As a parent with teenage children aged between 14 and 19 years old, you want to help them make the right decisions about what to do after their exams and vocational courses with us are completed. Here is a video which outlines the options out young people have at post 16.
In this section of our site, you can find news about upcoming careers events, and careers resources for our young people, to help them choose and pursue a career after Mount Tamar.
If you are interested in working or volunteering with us, you will also find that information here, under Our Vacancies.
Below you can find more general guides to help young people make career choices, and to help adults support them.
At the very bottom of the page you can find a guide to help you continue careers education at home.
The Parents' Guide
The Parents' Guide is one of the best places to go. Their guides are written especially for parents – so you can understand all your child’s options and be able to give them the right advice at the right time.
Please click on the picture below to be taken directly to The Parents' Guide website.
Skills Launchpad Plymouth
Skills Launchpad Plymouth supports those who are seeking work, facing redundancy or changing careers through the Adult Hub for those aged 25 years+, and offering targeted support for young people aged 16-24 years including those with additional needs through the Youth Hub.
Click on the image to go to the Skills Launchpad Plymouth website.
Post 16 Options Chart
This chart is here to help our young people choose between the post 16 options, mentioned in the video.
Please use the link to find out more about how you can explore and develop Essential Skills for personal development, learning and future employment.
Remember to login to Career Pilot and explore where you are on your journey towards Post-16 education and future employment. If you haven’t already registered – please take the time to register through the site using your school email address.
Success at School is the place for young people to explore careers, get the lowdown on top employers, and search for the latest jobs, courses and advice.
Mount Tamar also has strong links to the local Post 16 and Universities in the area and give many opportunities for visits and experiences.
Below are some great websites that will help you, just click the Image to get redirected.