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27/05/24

Our latest newsletter is now available on our website, covering a busy Half Term 5! https://t.co/tHaLz2Zqie.

15/05/24

Congratulations to our four Sixth Form students who successfully secured IGY Scholarships! 🎉Your commitment to innovation and academic excellence mirrors the pioneering spirit of the world's greatest innovators. We can't wait to see the great things you achieve! 🌟 🎓 pic.twitter.com/FMGElC2w2M

14/05/24

📚 Exam Season Has Begun! 📚We want to wish all students the very best in their exams. As you continue on this journey, embrace your potential and show the world what you're capable of. We are proud of each one of you! ⭐#ExamSeason pic.twitter.com/0VZAsxBysf

09/05/24

Coding Club's using Minecraft to teach programming at the moment - excellent turnout today as they write code to create a castle pic.twitter.com/JwvILzuXpU

02/05/24

Great parent session with GamCare this evening looking at the complexities of gaming and gambling for our young people. One parent said “really appreciate you offering this session: makes it easier for us parents navigating the complexity of these matters”

24/04/24

Our Student Ambassadors have proudly participated in The Diana Award's Anti-bullying Programme today, demonstrating their commitment to foster a kinder, safer and more inclusive community. 🌟 A huge thank you to The Beaulieu Park School for being such great hosts! pic.twitter.com/PRSvvUinyi

19/04/24

🎉 What a fantastic Eid Celebration Event we had today! A massive thank you to everyone who joined us, creating a truly joyful atmosphere and warm community spirit. A special thanks to Unitas Communications for their generous contribution. 🌟#EidAlFitr2024 pic.twitter.com/dCU32Eo9pg

19/04/24

We begin our community celebrations Eid Mubarak! pic.twitter.com/V9M27V2BVh

08/04/24

Recruiting now! HATO prioritises excellent behaviour systems, so that teachers have the freedom to teach. Check out the positions available below. Deadline 11/04/24https://t.co/ZAbTSYU8rd

26/03/24

It was great to welcome families of Year 13 vocational students to the academy tonight to outline the roadmap of the crucial last few weeks of coursework and exams. Nearly there! pic.twitter.com/urXrOGetlq

08/03/24

From dawn's first whistle to noon's vibrant buzz, our HASJW girls embody the football dream! 🏆 Today showcased skillful dribbles & thrilling goals ⚽ pic.twitter.com/Vzqx9PXxsB

08/03/24

We were lucky to hear from lots of inspirational women, and the careers panel and tour were a great chance to hear the backgrounds of those working in tech and their advice for our girls. It has given them lots of motivation - thanks to all who made it a special day! (4/4) pic.twitter.com/xtdXiTzCvJ

08/03/24

...We then had a chance to try some of the exciting tech that Microsoft are developing, such as generative AI coding tools and augmented reality headsets. Minecraft was even used to teach about responsible AI! 💻🎮 (3/4) pic.twitter.com/EJktN6IxK8

08/03/24

We started with an inspirational speech by , which highlighted some remarkable innovations by women that were not given due credit in their time. The current stats are still sobering - yet the optimism in the talk really motivated our girls and set up the day (2/4) pic.twitter.com/Of9IBh69Nk

08/03/24

Rise and shine! 🌟 The HASJW Girls are out on the field, kicking off their day with a football session before school. Passion, dedication, and drive in every move. Here's to breaking barriers and making every goal count! ⚽️ pic.twitter.com/ds2L5mVYj8

05/03/24

Proud to support our sister school and the Headteacher of Primary Emily Smith. Please do sign up, every little helps. https://t.co/fx5W3cagNZ

04/03/24

Our Year 12 and 13 IT students were very lucky to get to spend today at the legendary . We had a tour of Lord's, learned about The Hundred's digital marketing strategy, and did a rebranding exercise. Thanks to for making it happen!🏏 pic.twitter.com/nx232UdhHZ

26/02/24

Today's the first day of mock exams for our Year 11 cohort. Plenty of flash cards being swapped at lunch and friends testing each other on the content - really good to see. Tomorrow is English Lan, DT, and Biology! ✏️ 🎓 pic.twitter.com/XyVU1i4ybr

20/02/24

Can you spare £10Crowdfunding to support children and their families at Harris Academy Tottenham. on JustGiving https://t.co/wRRiEQJEAI

16/02/24

We've been shortlisted in the Trust Collaboration category in the MAT Excellence Awards for our partnership with the , encompassing all curriculum subjects across all 32 secondary schools!Watch our video case studies: https://t.co/gkLUgUnl42 pic.twitter.com/GXpWQvBl46

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Useful Careers Websites

All students at Harris Academy St. John's Wood have a personal Unifrog account. To access their Unifrog account students will need their school email address. 

 

Harris Careers Information website

Visit the Harris Federation careers page, with webinars and apprenticeships vacancies plus information on other routes and options.


Useful websites

The following websites can help you to look at the different careers that are available. 

  • The National Careers Service website has over 700 careers profiles providing information on the skills and qualifications required. 
  • Start is a free online careers platform to connect 11–18-year-old with their future career potential. 
  • Prospects gives detailed job information and links to advice on writing CVs and cover letters. 
  • icould offers first-hand information about careers, including videos, as well as labour market information. 
  • LMI for All is an online data portal, which connects and standardises labour market information (LMI) with the aim of informing careers decisions. 
  • How2Become.com is one of the UK’s leading careers and educational information and development websites. From here, you can learn how to write a CV, how to complete an application form, how to pass psychometric tests and also how to perform well in a job interview. 
  • Unifrog online platform that all students have subscribed to https://www.unifrog.org The online platform which helps students to compare every opportunity, then apply successfully. We also empower teachers and counsellors to manage the progression process effective.  

https://www.springpod.com/ this site allows you to complete virtual work experience with leading employers free of charge.          

https://www.nomisweb.co.uk/reports/lmp/gor/contents.aspx 

https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/careers-advice/the-world-of-work-is-changing 

https://www.ons.gov.uk/employmentandlabourmarket/peopleinwork/employmentandemployeetypes/bulletins/uklabourmarket/june2020#main-points  

https://adventuresincareerdevelopment.wordpress.com/2020/09/25/context-for-career-what-is-the-labour-market/

Below are a list of opportunities for Post-16 and Post-18 options primarily. It is a varied list containing not just job/training openings but also ideas about careers and higher education. It is by no means exhaustive. It will be updated on a fairly regular basis. Most of the opportunities provide web-links to get more information and how to apply.
 
Remember an application is not a commitment, at this stage you’re just exploring your options, so don’t be afraid to apply.

https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk

www.icould.com

www.careersbox.co.uk

www.notgoingtouni.co.uk

www.etrust.org.uk

www.push.co.uk

www.studential.com

www.croydonyps.org.uk

www.allaboutlaw.co.uk

www.nhscareers.nhs.uk

www.education.gov.uk/get-into-teaching

www.journalism.co.uk


Information on Post-16 choices including apprenticeships, A levels 

www.apprenticeships.org.uk

https://amazingapprenticeships.com/ 

Brochure https://amazingapprenticeships.com/app/uploads/2020/08/ASK-Brochure-20-21-1.pdf 

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeshipsearch 

https://www.notgoingtouni.co.uk/  

https://www.youthemployment.org.uk/young-professional-training/