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Pembroke Academy Provider Access Policy

Introduction

This policy statement sets out the school's arrangements for managing the providers to pupils at the school for the purpose of giving them information about the provider's education or training offer. This complies with the school's legal obligations under Section 42B of the Education Act 1997.

Pupil Entitlement

All pupils in years 7-11 are entitled:

  • to find out about technical education qualifications and apprenticeship opportunities, as part of a careers programme which provides information on the full range of education and training options available at each transition point

  • to hear from a range of local providers about the opportunities they offer, including technical education and apprenticeships - through options events, assemblies and group discussions and taster events

  • to understand hot to make applications for the full range of academic and technical courses

Management of Provider Access Requests

Procedure: A provider wishing to request access should contact:

Mrs A Doughty, Careers Leader, Telephone: 01522 751040; Email: adoughty@prioryacadmies.co.uk

Opportunities for Access

A number of events, integrated into the school careers programme, will offer providers an opportunity to come into school to speak to pupils and/or their parents/carers.

An indicative programme is detailed below:

 

Autumn Modules 1&2

Spring Modules 3&4

Summer Modules 5&6

Year 7

Job of the module assemblies with external provider

Careers Fair

Job of the module assemblies with external provider

Year 8

Job of the module assemblies with external provider

Careers Fair

Job of the module assemblies with external provider

Year 9

Job of the module assemblies with external provider

Careers Fair

Event for University technical colleges

Year 10

Form group sessions: future education, training and employment

Careers Fair, Apprenticeships presentation

Form group sessions: future education, training and employment options

Year 11

Post - 16 evening, local college visit

Apprenticeships presentation

National citizenship service presentation

Please speak to our Careers Leader to identify the most suitable opportunity for you

Premises and Facilities

The school will make the main hall, classrooms or private meeting rooms available for discussions between provider and students, as appropriate for the activity. The school will also make available AV and other specialist equipment to support provider presentations. This will all be discussed and agreed in advance of the visit with the Careers Leader or a member of their team. Providers are welcome to leave a copy of their prospectus or other relevant course literature at the Careers Zone, which is managed by the Careers Leader. The Careers Zone is available to all students at lunch and break times.