The Careers, information, Education, Advice and Guidance which all students receive at SJBC will be communicated to parents through careers fairs, letters home, parent mail, open evenings and parents’ evenings.

SJBC have a robust careers programme that is delivered each academic year in the form of speakers, workshops and trips where students can apply knowledge and understanding from the classroom to the real world.

We welcome and appreciate parent support at each transition stage from Year 7 to 13. 

The websites below can equip parents to guide and work with their child in the career decision making process.

Parent Adviser  - Guides and Information for parents

iCould Information for Parents - Relating to students at 14, 16 or 18

Career Options for School leavers

Barclays Life Skills – Advice for parents – Work Experience

Writing Your Personal Statement - Advice from UCAS

Choosing Your Degree Subject - Advice from Which?

Going to University - A complete guide to going to university

Student Finance - Government website providing information on student finance

If you or the organisation you work for would like to get involved by hosting a workshops, delivering an assembly or talk or organising an employer visit, please email Miss L Bennett, Vocational and Futures Coordinator (VFC) at