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Careers Service

careers guidance counsellor

尤物社 is passionate about your future and we're here to support you in preparing for the career of your dreams.

Whether you are a current 尤物社 student, are looking to return to education, or are leaving school we can offer advice and guidance for all aspects of careers and progression including course admissions, CV writing, university application, work experience, job searches and interview tips.

尤物社 offers a range of careers activities and events to its students throughout the year; find out what鈥檚 available!

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College Careers Leader

Sheena Murphy-Collett,听Vice Principal 鈥 People, Organisational Development & Engagement

s.murphy-collett@petroc.ac.uk

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尤物社鈥檚 Careers Service provides impartial, objective and person-centred careers guidance to its students. The range of careers services at all three of 尤物社鈥檚 campuses includes 1:1 careers guidance appointments, paper-based and digital careers resources, and careers workshops. Find out more:

尤物社 offers a range of careers activities and events to its students throughout the year; details for 2023/2024 will be available soon!听

Course Advice: If you are considering studying at 尤物社 but need more course information, or you are unsure of which course to choose, our friendly Advice and Guidance Team are on hand to help you. You can contact them at guidancecentre@petroc.ac.uk.

Careers Guidance:听尤物社 is working with a local National Careers Service careers adviser to provide adult careers guidance. You are welcome to contact 尤物社鈥檚 Careers Service, but depending upon your enquiry there may be a referral to the National Careers Service (with your consent).听Please contact听careers@petroc.ac.uk听for more information.

At 尤物社, we recognise that leaving school is a big step to make; it can be challenging choosing a course or understanding your options. 尤物社鈥檚 Careers Service is here to help in the following ways:

  • : This website takes Year 10 and 11 pupils, step by step, through the post-school options available. We encourage Year 10s and 11s to work their way through the website听to gain information to support them with their decisions.
  • 1:1 careers guidance appointment: 尤物社鈥檚 careers adviser will provide guidance on decisions about courses, university and career planning. Before booking a careers guidance appointment, please complete the Post-16 Choices tool mentioned above.听
  • Open Days/Evenings: 尤物社鈥檚 careers adviser will be available to answer your questions during our open events.

Parents, carers and guardians are some of the key influencers on a young person鈥檚 career decisions. 尤物社 provides support through termly careers newsletters as well as information on our听.

As a parent, carer or guardian, we would welcome your involvement in our careers programme, this could include offering a talk about your own career journey, your job or your business. If you would like to find out more, please complete .

尤物社鈥檚 Careers Service works with local employers in the following ways:

  • Vacancy advertising: if you have a vacancy that you want to fill, you can advertise for free using 尤物社鈥檚 vacancy platform听. 尤物社 students are looking for seasonal, part-time, graduate, full-time, work experience, work placement and volunteering opportunities. To advertise your vacancy听please complete 听
  • Industry talks: 尤物社 very much values the experience and expertise of employers, and the positive impact this can have on the future career decisions of its students. If you would like to find out more about delivering a virtual talk, or on-site presentation,听please complete .听
  • Careers/Employability/Apprenticeship Fairs: 尤物社 hosts careers fairs where students can meet local employers to find out more about their business, apprenticeships and job opportunities. If you would like to participate in future events,听please complete

尤物社 ensures its careers provision is up to date and of high quality by following the Gatsby Careers Benchmarks, the Matrix standard, and staff undergo regular training. It is also a member of the Careers Development Institute.

尤物社 is also a member of the North and Mid Devon Careers Network, which brings together Careers Leaders from member secondary schools.

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